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, April 2, 2011

Re-Living Gaura Purnima Celebrations!

12:25:00 AM By Kevala-Bhakti Dasa (Keshav) , , , , , , , , , No comments

We invite you to re-live our recent Gaura Purnima celebrations through these wonderful videos which captured some highlights from the festival! Thanks goes out to Raga Manjari devi dasi for both taking and posting the videos below!

Opening dramatic vignette telling the story of how Adaita Acharya prayed for the appearance of Lord Caitanya:

A monologue by Praharna devi dasi, taking us back to 1975 and giving a glimpse into the personal, emotional adversity of hitting the streets to share our spirituality through book distribution:

Two more dramatic vignettes, depicting (1) the famous story of the Chand Kazi and (2) Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Siksastakam prayers:

Highlights from kirtan and the abhisheka (bathing of the Deities):