Over 2,200 Bengali devotees attended the Guru Purnima assembly conducted in Bengali in the presence of Aksharcharandas Swami.
Guruhari Mahant Swami Maharaj has sent special Guru Purnima blessings in Bengali in which he highlighted:
God and guru are extremely pleased by bhakti.
Even though you are physically far away, but if you remember God and guruji they will always be with you.
Local Bengali teenage boys and girls had set up traditional Bengali decorations for the celebration assembly and an annakut of more than 250 vegetarian Bengali delicacies, prepared by local devotees, was offered to Thakorji.