Sripad Bhakti Lalita Akinchan Maharaj in Smolensk.
November 12th, 2006
Photos by Rama Sundar Prabhu, Sahadev Prabhu
Report by Kundalata dd
Practically every day on the order of Srila Gurudeva Smolensk devotees gather together at the central Smolensk crossroad to congregationally chant the Holy Name of Lord and thus give local people a chance to know about Krishna consciousness movement. During his short preaching tour to Smolensk, Sripad Bhakti Lalita Akinchan Maharaj joins the local sankirtana party.
Bindumati Devi Dasi distributing flyers and prasadam to the passers-by
Indian students (in the foreground) join the sankirtana party
Sripad Akinchan Maharaj, Sripad Madhav Maharaj and the leading forces
Patita Pavana Prabhu on the right (the present leader of the yatra)
and Sahadev Prabhu on the left (the leading preacher)
In the evening Sripad Akinchan Maharaj takes part in a nama-hatta gathering at Rai Kishori Devi Dasi's appartment. After a short kirtan Maharaj answers questions about position of Vishnu, Siva and Brahma and explains the supremacy of Lord Krishna over the demigods. And then Sripad Madhav Maharaj takes couple of questions and the evening programme ends with a grand prasadam feast prepared by the local devotees headed by Rai Kishori Devi Dasi.
During the kirtana
Bhakta Lalit and Hridoyananda Prabhu
Explaining the supremacy of Lord Krishna over Gods and demigods
Arrival and Programme | Sunday Sankirtana and Nama-Hatta