HH Bhakti Caru Swami’s Vyasa Puja Celebration
Disciples of HH Bhakti Caru Swami located in Mumbai celebrated his Vyasa Puja on 17 September 2012 at Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari Temple.
Devotees carried a beautifully garlanded picture of HH Bhakti Caru Swami in the temple hall for darshan of Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari. A disciple of Maharaj offered a garland to Srila Prabhupada on the temple Vyasasana on behalf of HH Bhakti Caru Swami. The celebration at the Sankha Hall in the Heaven on Earth building included kirtan, offering of glorification by senior devotees and temple management and bhoga (food) offerings by disciples.
HH Gopal Krishna Goswami, a senior sannyasis and ISKCON Trustee, graced the Vyasa Puja celebration of his dear godbrother and friend HH Bhakti Caru Swami. On the request of the disciples of HH Bhakti Caru Swami, he cut the Vyasa Puja cake and offered pushpanjali (flower offerings) to Maharaj.
The event concluded with a senior disciple of HH Bhakti Caru performing arati followed by a grand feast for all devotees.
HH Bhakti Caru Swami was present in South Africa this year for his Vyasa Puja celebrations.