Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari swept the trail of the Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra with a brush. The Rath Yatra was organized by International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in Mumbai on Sunday.
The Governor cleaned the trail in entrance of the chariot carrying the idols of the three deities after he took darshan of Lord Jagannath, together with Lord Baladeva and Goddess Subhadra.
Speaking on the event, the Governor paid tributes to the founding father of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), Shrila Prabhupada. He stated Shrila Prabhupada confirmed the individuals the straightforward path of devotion in immediately’s age when individuals haven’t any time to know Vedas and Upanishads.
The Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra began from the Bhaktivedanta Swami Mission School in Andheri and headed for ISKCON Mandir, Juhu. Thousands of devotees had been current.
The Governor stated despite the fact that the evil caste system continues to be prevalent within the nation, there are not any distinctions of caste and creed in entrance of Lord Jagannath.
Gopal Krishna Goswami Maharaj, Dr Surdas, Devkinandan Prabhu, Chairman of the Rathyatra Committee LM Khurana, Mukund Madhav Prabhu, vocalist Anuradha Paudwal and devotees had been current.
The Rath Yatra competition is well known the world over.
The day is related to Lord Jagannath and is noticed at Shri Kshetra Puri Dham in Odisha, India. The day has its historical past depicted from the descriptions in Brahma Purana, Padma Purana, Skanda Purana and Kapila Samhita.
It falls on Shukla Paksha Dwtitiya tithi within the month of Aashadha. This yr it falls on July 1, 2022.
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