These photos are from our recent preaching program at the Festival of
India in Fremont, California on Sunday, August 13. Every year, the
cultural festival attracts crowds from all over the Bay Area.
first time, a lively Harinam party from Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math
participated in the parade. Braja Mohini Didi organized this preaching
program and invited devotees to chant and represent our line of
Sripad Janardan Maharaj, Sripad Siddhanti
Maharaj, and Sripad Parvat Maharaj led an enthusiastic group of about
30 devotees along the parade route.
Meanwhile, Vaidehi Didi, Sushila
Didi, Kamal Krishna Prabhu, and Vidura Krishna Prabhu stayed at our
festival booth, distributing sweetballs (made by Madhura Priya Didi)
and invitations to our ashrams in Soquel and San Jose.
also presented a model that she made of Hasyapriya Prabhu's future
plans for an expansion of our Soquel Ashram.
Overall, the response was
very positive. Hundreds of visitors inquired at the booth, and parade
watchers waved and cheered for the devotees chanting, "Hare Krishna!"