Chakra Announcements

Invitation for the Rathayatras And Annual Festival

by Visvarupa das

Posted March 30, 2006

We humbly invite you all to our ninth year temple inauguration festival in ISKCON Ahmedabad, Gujarat. It will start with two Rathayatras. One on March 31, Friday will start at 5 p.m. from Ranchhodji Mandir in Sarangpur Area which is the old walled City Area near Rly. Station and will go through Khadiya Char Rasta, Rly. Station, Kapasiya bazar, Raipur New Cloth Market to Raipur Chakla and Chakaleshvar Mahadev. The Rathayatra will be about three to four hours long.

The second Rathayatra will be on April 1st, Saturday. It will start at 5 p.m. from Kankariya Hanuman temple on Sola road and will go through Bhuyangdev Char Rasta, Subhash Chowk, Gurukula, Sunrise Park, Vastrapur Fuwara, Judge Bunglow Road, Ashish School, Ramdev Nagar to ISKCON Mandir on SG Highway, Satellite Road Crossing. This Rathayatra will be approx. Five hours long.

There will also be a Five Day evening discourses and Drama etc program from April 2nd, Sunady to 6th, Thursday at the temple from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. beginning with Sandhya Arati at 7, the stage program will start from 7:30:p.m. HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami, HH Gopal Krsna Goswami, Sri Sarvabhauma Prabhu and other leading devotees will give discourses. Every morning there will be Harinam Sankirtan Parties going out and distributing books. On RAMNAVAMI, April 6th, there will be midday abhishek, Special flower decorations and Chhappan bhog offering and a special evening program.

For International devotees we arrange every year a free trip to Dwaraka on Ramanavami night for two days and return after two days in Dwaraka.

You are all cordially invited.

If you need any assistance, please contact me or write to

ISKCON Ahmedabad,
Satellite Cross Road,
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway,
Ahmedabad - 380059.
Phone: (079) 26861945, 26862350.