Rath Yatra Celebration
24 June 2009 (VS 2065 ) Wednesday Rath Yatra, Mumbai
During the satsang assembly held in Yogi Sabhagruh on Sunday 21st Swamishri steered the decorative rath of Shri Harikrishna Maharaj and Jabreshwar Maharaj with a remote controlled console.
Today, at 4.00 pm a rath yatra was organized on a large scale on the streets of Dadar. Swamishri performed pujan and arti of Shri Harikrishna Maharaj, Jabreshwar Maharaj and Shri Dakshineshwar Maharaj, who were placed in two decorative palanquins. Senior sadhus carried the palanquins on the streets with the accompaniment of tunes played by a music band and bhajans sung by sadhus. Children dressed in costumes of all Indian states enthusiastically danced in traditional fashion. With male and female devotees participating, the rath yatra procession was 1 km long. The route included Matunga, King Circle, Pritam Hotel and back to the mandir in Dadar. The rath yatra concluded at 7.00 pm.
26 June 2009 (VS 2065, Sud Choth) Friday, Mumbai
Swamishri departed from Mumbai in the morning and arrived in Bochasan via Vadodara at 11.30 am. Swamishri was accorded a warm welcome by the devotees.