All Glories to Sri Sri Guru Gauranga!

Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math in Russia

Everyday service life in Saint-Petersburg

June 9th, 2006
Lahta Seva-Ashram
Report by Ananda Vardhan Prabhu Bramachari

Not so long ago at the ground floor of the temple the construction of a fireplace has been
finished. This project was designed by Nikolay, under the careful guidance of
Sripad Vijay Raman Prabhu, and Sundar Jyoti Prabhu crafted the illumination.
Pictured: Sripad Vijay Raman Prabhu chanting japa
This year a new greenhouse was built and organized by the local women devotees
under the guidance of Urmila Devi Dasi. Now there being cultivated various
vegetables, flowers, etc. for the Deities
Bundumati Devi Dasi tends the seedlings
Sripad Vijay Raman Prabhu treats young Doyal Sungh Prabhu with
a carrot of this year's harvest. Pictured:
Bindumati Devi Dasi and Indubala Devi Dasi
As the summer approached, the territory of Ashram changes
owing to new design tricks.
New element of landscape design
And new seedlings of rhododendrons.
And that is owing to the efforts of: Urmila Devi Dasi, Krishnamrita Devi Dasi,
Arati Devi Dasi, Malika Devi Dasi, Bundumati Devi Dasi, Nandeswari Devi Dasi
and many other devotees