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
The festival comes to an end with fasting prasadam at about 1 AM.
Please see some pictures of this holy festival attached herewith.
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