Mangaluru : International Soceity for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) held a press meet at Mangalore Press Club Urwa here, on December 29.
Addressing the mediapersons, Devotee Ram Das ISCKON said, “For the 10th time, the International Soceity for Krishna Consciousness (ISCKON) will be organizing Lord Jaganaatha Ratha Yatra Mahotsava at Mangalore on 2nd January 2016 at CV Nayak hall at 3:30pm”
He further said, “As in every year, the Rathayatra will be very colourful and will be celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm, not only by thousands of devotees of ISKCON from many places in India and abroad, but also by the spiritual-minded citizens of Mangaluru who are expected in large numbers en-route the procession.”
The heart of the procession will be Ratha, seating Lordships Jagannatha, Baldev and Subhadra devi. They will be decorated with fine clothing and garlands and will give their merciful darshan to all the residents of Mangaluru. “I request all citizens of Mangaluru to come forward and participate in this unique festival and experience spiritual enlightenment and joy,” Ram Das added.