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.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Narsimha Caturdasi Celebrations - May 2, 2015

5:35:00 PM By RG

Festival season continues with Narsimha Caturdasi on Saturday, May 2, 2015. This festival marks the appearance day of Lord Narsimhadeva, Krishna's half-man half-lion incarnation who appeared in order to protect the saintly child Prahlada who was being tormented by his father, Hiranyakashipu.

Toronto's Hare Krishna Centre will be celebrating Narsimha Caturdasi, starting at 6pm and will include a discourse from our special guest HG Rohini Priya das,  an abhisheka (bathing ceremony) and amazing kirtan!

Schedule (subject to change):

6:00pm - 6:30pm: Kirtan (Arati)
6:30pm - 6:40pm: Welcome and Announcements
6:40pm - 7:30pm: Discourse on Lord Narsimhadeva by HG Rohini Priya das
7:30pm - 8:00pm: Abhisheka (Bathing Ceremony)
8:00pm - 8:30pm: Kirtan (Arati)
8:30pm - onwards: Vegetarian Feast
**ekadashi feast (feast without grains and legumes) will be provided**

Come join us for a special weekend with MORE festivities on the following day!

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hare Krsna :)

Vandana said...

Haribol

Keshav said...

Hare Krsna! :o)

Anonymous said...

When is the children's program scheduled?

Keshav said...

The kids presentation will take place during the festivities (6:30pm to 8:00pm). Exact timings are still being confirmed.