Archive: July, 2010

Darshan July 14, 2010

Posted on 07/17/10 by Raghava

book distribution report by Anita dasi Ever get the feeling you are being watched? We did, and it was amazing – giant wide eyes and a smile hidden by the crowds waiting hours to have a chance to go up on the chariot for a special darshan. Our book stall was directly in front Lord […]

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Ratha-yatra July 13, 2010

Posted on 07/17/10 by Raghava

book distribution report by Anita dasi “Mahaprabhu added this idea to the Ratha-yatra Festival, that the gopis brought Krsna from the mandir in Nilacala – they brought him from Dvaraka. . . .The singing of Radhika and the gopis is the deep mood behind the Ratha-yatra Festival. They were pulling the ropes of Jagannatha’s chariot […]

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Purification – Jagannatha Ratha-yatra July 10-12

Posted on 07/17/10 by Raghava

book distribution report by Anita dasi As we pulled into the train station at 6:45 am, I thought to myself, “Wow, everything is going so smoothly.” We entered the station and enquired what platform the train would be departing from, only to find out the train was running five hours late. “No problem we can […]

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Gangamatas of London

Posted on 07/09/10 by Raghava

by Sita Thakurani dasi. We are a group of girls that live in a temple in London, Sri Gangamata Gaudiya Math, we started with this temple in the summer of 2003 under the direct instruction of our divine master Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaj. At first it was only two of us…Kamala and myself…then gradually […]

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