Jagannath Rath Yatra 2012 Nepal

ISKCON is going to organize Jagannath Rath Yatra on 21st of June , 2012. The festival of Chariot which was originally celebrated in Jagannathpuri Dham India  is now available in many parts of the world. ISKCON conducts Ratha Yatra in major cities of the world now. It has been one of the popular chariot festival in Nepal as well . This festival is significant as general peoples are believed to get the mercy of the lord of universejust by seeing and pulling the chariot. Jagannath , Baladev and Subhadra will come in chariot to give their mercy. It will start from Prajya Bhawan Kamaladi.
Detail Information can be viewed at ISKCON Nepal website :
The following information is taken from
Dear Patrons, devotees and well wishers
Jaya Jagannatha!
All glories to Srila Prabhupada!

Hare Krishna,

With immense pleasure, we like to invite you with your family to participate in
 the Sri Jagannatha Ratha Yatra Festival 2012 for the pleasure of the Lord. 
This day is an opportunity for the devotees intense devotion to burst out.

According to scriptures, 

rathe ca gamana dristva punarjanma na vidyate 

"Simply by darshan of the Lord on the chariot, one will be free from the cycle of
 birth and death".

This is the only opportunity in the whole year to reap immense mercy of the 
Supreme Lord by serving Him with full extent. 
Your presence is the essence of success of the program.

Program Schedule:
Thursday, June 21, 2012
06:00 am : Chariot decoration and Bhajan, Kirtan
09:00 am : Guru Puja and Lord Jagannatha, Baladev and Subhadra deites put on the
10:30 am : Welcome Speech and arrival of distinguish guests
11:00 am : Glorification of Lord Jagannatha by cheif guest
11:30 am : Aarati, Bhoga offering and procession starts
03:00 pm : Procession ends at Basantapur & Maha Prasadam distribution
03:30 pm : Cultural Programme begins
07:00 pm : Programme ends after Lord Jagannatha come back to temple

Ratha Yatra Procession Route:
Starts from: Pragya Bhawan Kamaladi - Ghantaghar - Ratnapark - Jamal - 
Kantipath - Durbarmarg - Putalisadak - Singha Durbar - Bhadrakali - 
Jagannatha Mandir - Sundhara - New Road - And ends at: Basantapur

For inqury contact:
Vaikuntha International Spriritual Academy (VISA)
Radha Bhawan, Tripureshwor
Ph: 4268658, 9841527447

International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Nepal
Sri Sri Radha Krishna Mandir, Budhanilkantha
Ph: 4373790, 4373786

For more information Visit:

Yours in the service of Lord Jagannatha
Ratha Yatra Committee. 

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare!
Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare!!

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