Celebrating the Grand Appearnce of Lord Krishna, we organized the Janmashtami Festival on 24th August 2018 at Janaki Devi Public School, Jaipur. Hundreds of devotees, students and audience gathered together for this very special occasion. The festival startedi with video shows of ancient temples of Lord Krishna throughout India. Then we had grand sankirtan and bhajans by the devotees.
His Grace Raghav Pandit Prabhu came on to the stage next to deliver the festival lecture who explained the reason of appearance of Lord Krishna and His pastimes. He also emphasized on the importance of performing devotional service.He explained the necessity of rules and regulations in the devotional pratice. He also took on the doubts of the audience and answered them with crude examples.A live drama was performed by "Vaikuntha Players" depicting the Legend of the Appearance of Lord Jagannath in the Neelachal Kshetra or Jagannath Puri in Odisha.
After the end of the live drama, The Grand Abhishekam of Lord Krishna and Radha Rani took place, with audience also getting a chance to perform abhishekam of Their Lordship.
After the deities got ready, more than 1008 types of delicious food items were offered to Them and a Grand Arati took place.
At the end all the people gathered for the festival were distributed Sri Krishna Prasadam.