Chakra Announcements

Detroit to stage 7th Rathayatra

by Rajeev Prasher

Posted July 11, 2004

On Sunday, July 25th, 2004, the 7th Annual Rathayatra (Festival of Chariots) will take place in Detroit, Michigan. The procession will start at 11:00 a.m. sharp, from the Scott Memorial Fountain on Belle Isle. The parade will proceed to the southeast end of the island (near the lighthouse area) where Festival of India celebrations -- dance, drama, kirtans, prasadam -- will take place until evening.

The Rathayatra Committee humbly invites devotees to attend this grand festival. Please visit our website at for more information (directions, etc.) on Rathayatra in Detroit. You can also contact the temple at (313) 824-6000.