Chakra Announcements

Janmastami At ISKCON Ludhiana

by Rajsuya dasa, General Manager, Iskcon Ludhiana India

Posted August 22, 2006

Sri Krishna Janamashtami festival was celebrated on 16th August 06 by Iskcon, Ludhiana with great devotions and dedication. Keeping in view the heavy crowd the festival was celebrated outside temple premises in a waterproof open ground.

More that twenty thousand people visited on this holy festival. People were seen in triplicate long queues to have a glimpse of Their Lordship in spite of hot weather. The charnamat was being distributed to the people on the main entrance gate. People brought Chhapan Bhoga to offer to Their Lordship and later distributed amongst people.

At 9 PM the kirtan was recited by Narhari das prabhu followed by other devotees. At 10.30 PM HG Radha Vallabh Prabhu from Vrindavan chanted Mahamantra and people were seen dancing to please Their Lordship. At 12.00 midnight there was Maha Abhishek of Ladoo Gopal by temple devotees.

The festival comes to an end with fasting prasadam at about 1 AM. Please see some pictures of this holy festival attached herewith. For more picture click on Click Here

Yours servant,
Rajsuya dasa
Gerernal Manager,