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.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Ratha-Yatra Launch Date! April 19, 2015

7:00:00 PM By Kevala-Bhakti Dasa (Keshav)

With warmer weather (hopefully) approaching, the excitement surrounding the 43rd Annual Festival of India (Ratha-Yatra) will be growing as each day passes!  On Sunday, April 19, 2015 will mark the official launch of the countdown to this year's festival! The program will begin at 4:30 pm with a special fire sacrifice to invoke auspiciousness for this year's Festival of India.

The program will be as follows (subject to change):
4:00pm to 5:45pm - Special Yajna (Fire Sacrifice)
5:45pm to 6:00pm - Tulasi Arati
6:00pm to 6:30pm - Kirtan (Arati)
6:30pm to 6:40pm - Welcome & Announcements
6:40pm to 7:30pm - Festival of India Presentation
7:30pm to 8:00pm - Free Vegetarian Feast (Prasadam)
8:00pm to 8:30pm - Kirtan (Arati)

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

Haribol

Can't wait for Ratha Yatra

Keshav said...

Same here!!! :o)

Anonymous said...

Where is this going to be at the temple or DT Toronto

Keshav said...

The Launch Day festival will be taking place at the temple. :o) But it shouldn't be confused with the "Festival of India Launch Party" which will be held at Yonge-Dundas Square on Sunday, June 7th! http://www.festivalofindia.ca/festivities/prefestival/

Anonymous said...

Is it open to public or members only

Keshav said...

Everything is completely open to the public! Everyone is welcome!

sahil said...

date for shree jagannath rath yatra in toronto...?

sahil said...

date for shree jagannath rath yatra in toronto...?

Keshav said...

The dates for Ratha-Yatra are July 18-19, 2015. You can learn more at www.festivalofindia.ca