Mathura, 2018.03.07 (OI) Mar 6 International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Vrindaban is organizing Jagannath Ratha Yatra festival on the lines of famous Puri’s Jagannath rath yatra, on March 9.
“Besides Brijwasis and domestic tourists, at least 800 devotees from 200 ISKCON centres are likely to participate in the Rath Yatra,” Panca Gauda Das, the temple president of ISKCON Vrindaban said. After ‘chappan bhog’ and other religious rituals, the Rath Yatra would start from Bhagat Singh Park and terminate at Mukund Vihar Masani, Das said.
Decorations and preparations are underway across Mathura city to welcome Lord Krishna, he said.
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