After ringing in the new year at City Hall with incredible drumming, dancing and singing, the festivities are still underway as the Toronto Hare Krishna temple will be hosting our annual Prabhupada Festival, traditionally celebrated on January 1st.
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.
Saturday, January 1, 2011
Usually one of the biggest festivals of the year, the program will kick off at 6pm with kirtan (chanting) and will feature a jam-packed evening that will promise to get your 2011 started on the right note!
The program will be as follows (subject to change):
6:00pm to 6:25pm - Kirtan (Arati)
6:25pm to 6:45pm - Guru Puja
6:45pm to 7:00pm - Welcome & Announcements
7:00pm to 7:40pm - Initiation Ceremony
7:40pm to 8:00pm - Comedic Drama
8:00pm to 8:30pm - Kirtan (Arati)
8:30pm to 9:30pm - Prasadam
We hope you and your family can join us for this special program this evening. It is a festival that is not to be missed!