Toronto's Hare Krishna Temple

Toronto's Hare Krishna Centre (ISKCON Toronto), has always been the hub of a rich, vibrant and enthusiastic community. Whether it be grand festivals, programs at local universities and yoga studios, philosophical discussions, cooking sessions, or singing and dancing on the streets, there are events taking place for everyone's interest.

Friday, July 17, 2009

Festival of India (Ratha-Yatra) this Weekend!

Festivities for the 37th annual Festival of India (Ratha Yatra) will begin tomorrow! The festival consists of an upbeat, colourful parade down Yonge Street. The Parade begins at 11am, starting from Bloor and continuing south to Queens Quay. Following the parade is a two-day festival on the new site at Yonge & Queens Quay, expected to draw close to 40,000 people.

The festival is open entirely to the public and is free for everyone. Part of the festivities include award-winning entertainment, Yoga Meltdown, an outdoor yoga festival, a free vegetarian feast and a South Asian Bazaar.

Festival Timings:
Saturday, July 18, 2009:
Parade – 11am – 2pm
Festival at Yonge & Queens Quay – 12pm to 9pm
Sunday, July 19, 2009:
Festival at Yonge & Queens Quay - 12pm to 5pm

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Martin P said...

Can't wait for the event to take place. I won't eat any spicy food until then:)