Janmashtami

Janmashtami – Appearance Day of Lord Krishna

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Janmashtami Celebration: 21st & 25th August
You are cordially invited to ISKCON Perth’s biggest festival of the year – JANMASHTAMI – Appearance Day of Dear Lord Krishna.
A two day event with lots of fun-filled activities, sharing and remembering past times of Lord Krishna. Ecstatic Kirtan, Maha Abhishek, Cultural Dance, Drama and Lots more.

Event Schedule is as follows:
21st August 2016
3:00pm Kirtan
4:00pm Janmashtami Lecture
5:00pm Dance & Drama
7:00pm Gaura Arati

25th August 2016
4:00pm Bhajans
8:30pm Maha Abhishek
10:30pm Ecstatic Kirtan
12:00am Midnight Arati

FREE Prasadam served from 6pm onwards

Note: Dance, Drama and Janmashtami Lecture are on 21st August &
Actual Janmashtami Day is 25th August.
Driving:
Only LEFT turn from Canning Road into the Temple will be permitted. Therefore, for vehicles coming from Welshpool Road, continue on Lesmurdie Road from the roundabout at the intersection of Lesmurdie Road and Canning Road. Take a LEFT turn on WILKINS Road. Then take a LEFT on PAULINE AVENUE to then turn LEFT on to CANNING ROAD. Then you can turn LEFT into the Hare Krishna Iskcon Perth – Sri Sri Gaura Nitai Temple
Only LEFT turn leaving the temple will be permitted on to the Canning Road.

Remember NO RIGHT TURN is permitted into and out of temple premises.

Parking:
– Only limited RESERVED parking is available on site
– NO parking will be allowed on site without a valid permit
– ‘Drop off’ facility can be availed on the premises
– Free Shuttles run from the temple to nearby parking locations every 15 minutes

 

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Note: Fill out your parking request form for 25th August (download here) & send to perthjanmashtami@gmail.com before 15th August 2016 to request a spot. Note that spots will only be allocated on merit basis to selected applicants. Submitting an application does not guarantee a parking place. Permits will be issued via email by 21st August 2016 which you will need to print on an A4 sheet and display on the windscreen of your car. If you do not have a permit displayed on your car, you will not be allowed to park at the temple premises.
Additional parking will be available on Wilkins Road and Pauline Avenue, shuttle services running from 5pm to midnight.

For more information or volunteering at the festival or donating for the festival contact:
Kirtanananda on 0430488445 or email perthjanmashtami@gmail.com