Sripad B.A. Madhav Maharaj visits Riga
Sent by Sajanananda Prabhu.
On behalf of His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj, Sripad Bhakti Achintya Madhav Maharaj comes to Riga, Latvia, to inspire the local devotees and try to help them on the path of aspiring devotion, and to give harinama initiations to those seeking and being recommended for it.
Sripad Madhav Maharaj talking to a narrow circle of devotees and guests.
At nama-hatta at one of the Iskcon devotee's apartment.
Sripad Madhav Maharaj holding the picture of horses
symbolizing the senses and illustrating the human nature.
A part of the audience.
Kirtan starting the meeting.
Two candidates for the initiation into chanting of the Holy Name.
Vasiliy receiving the holy beads and the spiritual name Venkata Prabhu.
Omeshwar Krishna Prabhu receiving connection with Srila Gurudeva and the Holy Name.
Sripad Madhav Maharaj explaining carefully and stressing strongly
the importance of avoiding the ten offences against the Holy Name.
A group picture of the Latvian devotees and well-wishers.