Dear devotees and friends
We are delighted to invite you to the festival of Snana-yatra on Sunday 11 June 2017.
Snana-yatra is an important pastime of Lord Jagannatha, Lord Baladeva and Subhadra Devi. On this day, a special abhishek is performed to commemorate the appearance day of Their Lordships. According to Skanda Purana when King Indradyumna installed the wooden Deities he arranged this abhishek ceremony. This day is considered to be the birthday of Lord Jagannath, Baladeva and Subhadra.
SNANA YATRA FESTIVAL
4.00 PM – Kirtan
4.20 PM – Abhiseka ( by all those present).
5.20 PM – Class on the Pastimes of Their Lordships Jagannath, Baladeva and Subhadra
6.20 PM – Krishna Fancy Dress
6.55 PM – Offering Gifts and Announcements
7.00 PM – Gaura Arati
7.15 PM – Honouring Prasadam
8.15 PM – Clean-Up
Please come and join us with your family and friends in bathing Lord Jagannatha, Lord Baladeva and Subhadra Devi on Their birthday.
A humble request:
“Drivers, please be aware of children and drive safely on temple grounds. Parents, please ensure children are supervised at all times.”
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SPONSOR A FEAST OR HELP IN ANY SERVICE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Hema Krisnha das – 0411 018 849
Shyamanandini devi dasi – 0401 766 670
Dayamai Saci devi dasi – 0416 109 997
Attend such a wonderful feast and receive the Lord’s mercy of full spiritual benefits with Kirtan, Aarti and Spiritual Discourse.