Panihatti Mahotsav Celebrations 2013 at Srirangapatna, Karnataka, India

2,610 Views / EMail This Post / Print This Post / Home » Panihatti Mahotsav Celebrations 2013 at Srirangapatna, Karnataka, India


Festival photos are available in the following link

http://iskconbengaluru.info/panihati-cida-dahi-utsava-2013/

By Sugopi Sakhi Devi Dasi

Hare Krishna.

The atmosphere at Dodda Ghosai Ghat near Srirangapatna was surcharged with spiritual vibrations. The sky was clear, the panoramic view was enough to take one’s breath away and the blue flowing waters of the Cauvery beckoned. What was so special about this beautiful Sunday morning?

Well, 850 of us arrived here by buses, cars and vans to join Sri Gaura Nitai on an ecstatic picnic. Young and old joined in the Panihatti Festival.celebrations. There was a grand abhisekam of the deities to the chanting of Sri Brahma-Samhita and nonstop kirtan.

There was visible excitement in the air as the deities were taken for a dip in the Cauvery river. All of us jostled for space to get a glimpse of the deities while in the waters of the Cauvery and to receive their merciful blessings as they came out.

Then came our turn to take a dip in the cool waters of the river touched by the lotus feet of the deities. It was time for some fun and splashing around. However one could see devotees paying obeisances before entering the waters, sprinkling some water on their heads before carefully stepping into the river.

Narration of the significance of the Festival, more abhishekam, kirtan and Mah aarti followed. The sumptuous prasadam spread including the specially made cida dahi was a perfect conclusion to the festival.

Everyone felt truly blessed. Being in the association of so many devotees is something we all yearn for. Why can’t such festivals just go on and on. Why can’t there be a festival everyday where every word is a song and every step is a dance?

Your’s in service.

Sugopi Sakhi Devi Dasi

ISKCON Communications Team
ISKCON Convention Centre
Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore
Website: www.iskconbengaluru.info

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare

Please click the "Like" button below if you haven't done so already!
 
 
 
2,610 Views / EMail This Post / Print This Post / Home » Panihatti Mahotsav Celebrations 2013 at Srirangapatna, Karnataka, India
 

Comments are closed. Please check back later.

 

Comments are closed. Please check back later.

 
 
Home » Panihatti Mahotsav Celebrations 2013 at Srirangapatna, Karnataka, India
 
  • Post Details

Author: Administrator Administrator's website Administrator's email
Post Date: Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
Categories: Reports
Trackback: Trackback
 
  • Last update: Tue September 2

  • Who is online

    • 42 currently online
    • 170 maximum concurrent
    • 12014995 total visitors

    Registered users online

Dev108 -
  • Registered users: 6359

  • Navigation

  • -OTHER INCOMING LINKS
  • BC VTE Bhakti Sastri Online
  • Bhaktimarga Swami's blog
  • Bhaktivedanta Book Trust
  • Bhaktivedanta College
  • Bhaktivedanta Institute (Alachua)
  • Bhaktivedanta Manor
  • Bhaktivedanta VedaBase Network
  • Bhaktivedanta Vedabase Online
  • Cooking with Kurma
  • Darshan of SS Radha-Londonisvara
  • Dharmapatnis
  • Diary of a Traveling Preacher
  • Euro GBC
  • Forbidden Archeology
  • Gaudiya Vaisnava texts
  • Indradyumna Swami Media
  • ISKCON Bangalore Official
  • ISKCON Deity Worship Ministry
  • ISKCON Health & Welfare Ministry
  • ISKCON Ministry of Educational Development
  • ISKCON's Congregational Development Ministry
  • Iskcon-desire-tree
  • Iskcon.com
  • Jayadvaita Swami's personal site
  • Krishna Dharma's website
  • Krishna Lila Entertainment
  • Krishna.com
  • Krishnamarriage.com
  • matchlessgifts.org
  • Mayapur Academy
  • Mayapur Days
  • Mayapur International School
  • Ministry of Educational Development
  • Our Spiritual Journey
  • Parisisvara
  • prabhupadavani.org
  • Radio Krsna Central
  • Saligrama Sila site
  • Sridham Mayapura
  • The Bhaktivedanta Archives
  • The ISKCON Sannyasa Ministry
  • The Official GBC site
  • Trivikrama Swami
  • Vaisnava Calendar
  • Vaisnava Calendar Reminder
  • Vaisnava care website
  • Vanipedia
  • varnashrama.org
  • Vedic Astrologer
  • Vedic knowledge online
  • Vedic view on controversial issues
  • Website in Bengali language
  • Yadunandana Swami's personal site
  • Alachua Temple Live Podcast
  • Comments by author
  • Donate through searching
  • Founder Acarya
  • Incoming Links
  • Iskcon News TV Channel
  • Iskcon Radio stations
  • Iskcon Universe Feed
  • Jaya Srila Prabhupada!
  • Krishna conscious "youtube"
  • Krishna Conscious Media
  • Most commented articles
  • Most read articles
  • New Dwaraka Archived Lectures
  • Polls
  • Stats
  • Temple webcams
  • Thanks!
  • The last seven day's most read articles
  • Who went West - Srila Prabhupada or the Holy Name?
  • Who lost his old Bhagavatam books during San Francisco Rathayatra Aug 24, 2014?
  • New Vrindaban seeking General Mgr for ECO-Vrindaban
  • The artistic qualities of Srimati Radharani
  • Srimati Radharani’s Appearance
  • Sri Radha—the Feminine Divine
  • Another new ebook from the North European BBT!
  • Margarine Spreads vs. Butter
  • Some No-No’s For ISKCON Management
  • State Premier and Other Politicians Visit Melbourne ISKCON Temple

     
    "Artwork and photos courtesy of the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust International, Inc. www.krishna.com. Used with permission"