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Festival of Chariot

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Presented by ISKCON BOSTON at Boston Common, Boston MA

Jun 30 2019
Festival of Chariot

Join us in homecoming party of Lord Jagganath, Baldev and Mother Subhdra.

An enlivening procession with ecstatic music, chanting and dancing. A beautiful scene of devotees walking and dancing their way to the Boston Common for a site celebration. The Boston Common Site will have stage performances, chanting, drama, food, exhibits, spiritual literature, meditation tent and more!!!

Every year in the summer, one of the world’s largest and oldest festivals happens in India – the Ratha Yatra. A Sanskrit phrase, “Ratha Yatra” literally translates into English as

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11:30-2:00 pm Ratha Yatra Parade from 1 Cambria St (intersection of Boylston St and Mass Ave.) to Boston Common Park
02:00-2:15 pm Jagannatha arrival kirtan at Boston Common Park
02:30-2:45 pm Guest Acknowledgement
02:45-3:00 pm Suchita Rao’s bhajans
03:00-3:15 pm Kuchipudi/Odissi dance 
03:15-3:45 pm Magic Show
03:45-4:45 pm Musical Kirtan
04:45-5:00 pm Ratha Yatra Speech
05:00-6:00 pm Closing Kirtan
06:00-6:05 pm Closing words 
Delicious food will be served from 2 pm onwards.


Boston Common

Tremont and Park Street, Boston, MA 02111

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