ISKCON Mangalore is getting ready to celebrate its annual Sri Sri Krishna Balarama Ratha Yatra.
Ratha Yatra is being celebrated by carrying both Krishna and Balarama on a single Ratha with great jubilation. Today this festival is well-known in Mengaluru and thousands of devotees eagerly wait to participate in the celebrations by pulling the Ratha as it passes along the streets of Mangalore . Hot and tasty prasadam is extensively distributed to people all along the procession route.
We eagerly wait for you to join us in thel Ratha Yatra.
Ratha Yatra, the Festival of Chariots, is celebrated originally in Jagannath Puri (Odisha) from time immemorial. Srila Prabhupada, the founder-acharya of ISKCON introduced this Ratha Yatra festival in ISKCON centers around the world. He said, “If you participate in these chariot festivals and see the Deities riding on these chariots, you will go back home, back to Godhead at the end of this life.
rathe ca vamanam drstva punar janma na vidyate:
- Morning –
04.30 am to 01:00 pm
- Evening –
04:15 pm to 08:15 pm
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