Sri Krishna Janmashtami in St. Petersburg.
September 4th, 2007
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Pictures sent by Shyama Mohini Devi Dasi
Report by Kundalata Devi Dasi.
Sripad Bhakti Bimal Avadhut Maharaj, the grand leader of the Russian
translating for His Divine Grace.
In the front: Sadhu Priya Prabhu Brahmachari of Australia, Sripad
Kusum Ashram Maharaj of Mexico, and Sripad Bhakti Sudhir Goswami Maharaj.
Ananda Moy Prabhu Brahmachari making the offering of 108 alighted ghee wicks.
Jaya Kumar Prabhu carrying around the lamp sanctified by the Deities
letting the gathered devotees receive a blessing by touching this fire.
Sripad Bhakti Premik Siddhanti Maharaj leading sankirtana
group outside the temple.
Sripad Ashram Maharaj takes up the kirtan in a while.
Many a guest in their quest for blessed prasadam.
Dishing out prasadam.
Later on, devotees take out tables and chairs to let the guests
seat themselves nicely.