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.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Virtual Ratha-Yatra (Festival of India) Celebrations July 1st-12th

11:04:00 PM By Vijay Teli

Our biggest festival of the year is underway and we're really excited to share some highlights of our ongoing twelve-day long VIRTUAL celebrations. We know you've been looking forward to it so a detailed schedule can be found below:
*subject to change*
July 11 (Sat)
9:00-10:30 AM Seminar- Light at the End of the Tunnel by Candramauli Swami 
2:00-3:00 PM Cooking Demo: Moong and Kulthi Detox Salad with Healthy Braja (Braja Manjari) 
3:00-4:00 PM Yoga 
4:00-4:40 PM Drama Workshop for Kids: Navarasas - The Nine Moods with Dhruv Patel
5:00-6:30 PM Choosing Healthy, Helpful Relationships with Urmila dasi

July 12 (Sun)
9:00-10:30 AM Seminar- Unity and You by Bhuta Bhavana das
10:30 AM -12:30 PM Temple Groove with Billy Kubina
1:00-2:30 PM Cooking Demo: Thai Herbal Rice and Thai Green Curry with Radha Vallabh das
2:30-3:00 PM Drama: Gita Concise, directed by Bhaktimarga Swami
4:00-4:40 PM Kids' Yoga Safari with Sakhi Harini dasi
5:00-6:30 PM Journeying Beyond the Festival by Rukmini dasi (ACBSP)
6:30-7:30 PM Grand Finale Closing Kirtan with Amala Kirtan das

Activities will be broadcast on Facebook and Youtube
As always our festival is supported by your generous contributions, please consider continuing to support this festival. Donations can be made online at the below link and a tax receipt will be emailed to you. Thank you for your continued support throughout the years!
Distribution of our "Free Vegetarian Feast" has always been a highlight of our festivities. While our traditional distribution method was not possible we decided to give back to the community this year. As such, yesterday there was a 'Food for Life' initiative for distributing food to frontline healthcare workers! We will post a full report on our website shortly!