Srimad Bhagavata Mahotsav and Krishna Bhakthi Samrajye
Venue: Hindu Temple of MN
Attendees: Ranging from 15 – 100 devotees
Everyday, the Mahotsav started off with a thematic presentation ‘Krishna Bhakti Samrajye’ on Lord Krishna and His Avatars with classical art ‘kala seva’ by local music and dance schools. Everyone participated exuberantly in their offering of instrumental, dance, vocal music to the Lord. Sri Ramanujamji’s pravachans drew more crowds by the day and he endeared one and all with his speeches on Vrutrasura Chatushloki, Kunti Stuti, Prahlada Stuti and Ambareesha Charitra. The last day featured a mind-blowing dance ballet ‘Sri Krishna Parijatham’ by Kuchipudi Dance Academy, MN and they depicted a story from the Dashama Skandham of Srimad Bhagavatam. Being the day of Tulsi Vivaah, Ramuji elaborated on Ambareesha Charitra. The event came to a grand culmination with everyone enthusiastically chanting the Mahamantra.