Approximately 900 satsangis gathered on August 31, 2002 at the BAPS Orlando mandir to celebrate Janmashtami. The sinhasan and the stage were decorated beautifully. The main program commenced with dhun, partharna and kirtans being sung by the Kishore and Yuvak Mandal. Then, a speech was given on the importance of worshipping God with the same fervor as the choicest devotee, similar to Radha.
Thereafter, a speech on the life of Shri Krishna was presented. The Bal Mandal then presented short plays from the Krishna Leela. The samaiyo ended with Param Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj's audio or video? blessings and chanting of 'Nand gher anand bhaiyo' and the balaks and kishores dancing in rejoice. Aarti was sung to close the samaiyo.