Category Archives: Festivals

The Temple Property is bought!

On the November 30th 2007, Rs. 40 million was paid and the Temple property was bought. Thanks to all the well-wishers and devotees who contributed to this project. We also took a loan of Rs 10 million to make up this amount which we have to pay within the year in installments. In the meantime, preparation is being done to proceed with the new construction of the Temple. Read More

The Ratha Yatra Festival 2007

Chariot Festival for the 9th Time in Sri Lanka – 26/9/2007

International Society for Krishna Consciousness is conducting the 9th Ratha Yatra Festival in Sri Lanka on the 26th September 2007. Lord Jagannath along with Lord Baladev and Subadhra Devi will leave the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 188, New Chetty Street, Colombo 13 on the chariot at 8am. The Chariot will proceed along the main roads in Colombo City and their Lordships will shower their blessings upon everybody and every living entity along the path. Devotees can make offerings and accept the blessings of the Lord. The chariot will return to the temple at 1pm on the same day. There will be Prasadam distribution in the temple after the return of the chariot.

Procession Route
New Chetty Street Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, Jampettah Street (Christy Perera Mawatha), Sangamitha Mawatha, Vanrooyan Street (Hinni Appuhami Mawatha), Ginthupitiya Road, Brass Founder Street, Andival Street, Sri Kathiresan Street, Gas Work Street Junction, Main Street, 3rd Cross Street, Keyzer Street, Front Street, Wimaladharma Circle Clock Tower, Main Street, Sea Street, St. Anthony’s Mawatha, Jampettah Street, Christy Perera Mawatha, New Chetty Street – Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple.