Recently in September Category
|Swami Nikhilanand leading the devotees of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj in blissful kirtan|
|One of many talks and kirtans in L.A. in Sept/Oct 2012 by Swami Nikhilanand, disciple and pracharak of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj|
Valley Hindu Temple,
Hindu Center of Flushing
45 - 52 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, New York
Phone: 11355 718-358-6726
Rajasthanis Abroad Youth Samaj (RAYS) hosted a very successful youth convention in Austin, Texas this past Labor Day weekend. At 32 attendees, the turnout was great! The group was well engaged throughout the weekend, as could be seen by the substantial participation in all of the weekend's organized events. The scope of these activities ranged from a fun excursion to Zilker Park, where the group enjoyed a cool dip in a nearby river, to a fruitful discussion on the grounds of Radha Madhav Dham.
The weekend culminated in a Sunday afternoon trip to Radha Madhav Dham. The group engaged in a fun and highly competitive game of India-themed Jeopardy while snacking on delicious samosas and donuts. The "Final Jeopardy" question was "What does it mean to be Marwari".
Though quiet, September at Radha Madhav Dham ashram began with the most precious celebration of the year - Shree Radha's appearance day, Radhashtmi. The celebration included chanting the pad kirtan, "Kirti Ghar, Prakatin Kirti-Kumari" - meaning, Kirti-kumari Radhey has appeared in the house of mother Kirti...
Sunday, Sept 4th
Even the littlest got the chance rock Her cradle...
Manjula Andukari and Priya Mehta from Natalaya School of Dance depict a touching leela ....
....where Krishn delights the Gopis, giving them more attention (on the outside) than to His soul beloved Radha.
Bal Radha Arti
Vrishbhanu and Kirti Ma Swing the Paalan of little Lali Radhey ju (Priyanka and Jayanth Cherukuri)
Drumming from our amazing young talent...
From top to bottom: Gourab, Shekkar, Siddhant, Rohit, Toshaan and Shaili.