By the immense grace of His Holiness Maharanyam Sri Sri Muralidhara SwamiJi and the abundant grace of Sri Madhuri Sakhi Samedha Sri Premika Varada TakurJi, Namadwaar Virginia celebrated the Radha Madhav vivah on New Year day, Jan 1, 2024. The divine Lordships, adorned with jewels and garlands, were gracefully seated on their swing. The satsang started with Mahamantra Nama Sankirtan. After Guru vandhanam, Dhyana slokas, the devotees rendered thodaya mangalam. Radha, Krishna kirtans were rendered. The Radha kalyanam padhathi, Kalyana Ashtapati, Choornikai, Mangalashtakam and Mangalya daranam were recited. Flowers were offered to the divine couple while the devotees chanted Radha Krishna Namavali. Sampradaya kirtans for Radha kalyanam was also rendered. Anjaneyar kirtans and prayers kirtans were rendered.
The satsang concluded with Kaliyayum bali kollum kirtan and Maha Arati. Lunch Maha prasad was served.
By Sri Guruji’s paripoorna krupa, God tampa satsang offered special satsang on the new year eve with Sri Mahamantra kirtan and Sri Hanuman chalisa for over 3 hours. We invited new year with Sri Mahamantra prayer followed by Managala harati and Sri Madhurisaki sametha premikavaradhan Takurji and Sri Guruji were glowing in the midst of candle lights. Over 65 people participated in this satsang.
Under the immense grace of Sri Swamiji, devotees of GOD Satsang Raleigh participated in the 24-hours Akhanda Nama organized by Radha Krishna Temple. We chanted between 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm on December 31, 2023, and from 9:30 am to 10:30 am on January 1, 2024. It was indeed a divine way to usher in the New Year by chanting the Holy Nama! We earnestly pray to Sathgurunathar for more opportunities to engage in satsangs, and may the year ahead be filled with blessings for all.
The New calendar year was welcomed by celebration and chanting of the Mahamantra. Devotees thronged the temple to offer gratitude and put forth new prayers.