New dhwaja adorns the temple on Balaram Jayanti

Balram jayantiA new flag carrying the embroidered picture of Garuda, carrier of the Lord, was mounted on the dhwaja stambha on the auspicious occasion of Balarama Jayanti. The devotees carried the dhwaja in a basket on their heads and climbed up in the fire engine bucket (trolley) to the top of the dome and replaced the old one with the new flaming orange Garuda dhwaja! The dhwaja stambha that proclaims the Godhead to the

outside world stood proudly and it pleased the hearts of the assembled devotees and visitors who had gathered to witness the ceremony.