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LA Ratha Yatra Photos

by Fabian Lewkowicz

Posted August 8, 2007

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Hare Krishna's pull three fully decorated, four-story chariots south along Ocean Front Walk on Sunday, Aug 05, 2007 during the the 31th Annual Festival of Chariots. There was a free vegetarian feast for thousands, dancing, exhibits and entertainment al well. The festival celebrates Lord Jagannatha, the Lord of the Universe, and is put on by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). The Festival of the Chariots is now performed in every country across the world and dates back 5 thousand of years to Jagannatha Puri, India.