Utsav Murti Installation at Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
The Utsav Murti Deities of Sri Sri Radha Madan Mohan Glory of Maharastra temple shall be installed on 27 March 2009 at Khargar, Navi Mumbai.
The festivities shall begin on 26 March with several fire sacrifices (yajna), netronmilana (opening the Deities eyes) and Keshavaadi Nyasa Homa (invoking all the Divine limbs of the Deities). At the main installation ceremony on 27 March 2009, Gopal Krishna Goswami, Jayapataka Swami and Loknanth Goswami shall perform the prana-prathisthapana ceremony followed by a Maha-abhishek of the Deities.
The festivities shall be presided by Sura Das, Temple President, ISKCON Khargar. Local dignitaries, well-wishers, Life Members and ISKCON devotees from Maharastra shall grace the program. Almost 130 members of the Safari Tour from over 30 countries shall participate in the festivities. Several programs are lined up from 27 -29 March including bhajans by Smt. Manju Bhatia, “World of Hare Krishna” Film, “Sant Tukaram” drama, “Chaitanya Leela” drama by Bhakti Kala Kshetra, spiritual discourses, 108 Bhoga offering, Prabhupada abhishek and Pushpa abhishek.
Main Deity Installation day: 27 March 2009 from 9 am onwards
Prabhupada Pran Prathistha & Abhishek: 28 March 2009 from 8 am onwards
Pandal Program : 27 -29 March from 7pm – 10 pm
Hare Krishna Land,
Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
Tel: 2293 3773, 2293 3774