Sri Krishna Janmastami Festival – 2014

baby-krishna-bath-CopyThe annual festival celebrating the appearance day of Lord Krishna was held on 18th August 2014 at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, Kotahena with the participation of a large number of devotees.

Among the participants were devotees who were fortunate enough to bathe Baby Krishna personally with Valampuris of milk and holy water collected from a number of sacred spots in India.

bcAmong the attractions at the festival were Nagara Sankirtana and the procession of Baby Krishna .The cultural program presented by the students of Hare Krishna College of Music and Bhajan and Kirtana by the children of Gokulam were two programs that added colour to the festival

Also there was a Krishna fancy dress competition where children were dressed up as Krishna, Radha, etc and they also came along with procession.

After the 12 midnight abishekam, the program continued till 3 a.m and was concluded with prasadam distribution.