This years Rathayatra Festival is on 9th September 2017.
Rathayatra is a festival for Lord Krishna and His devotees. Its an extraordinary spiritual event that originates in Jagannatha Puri on the east coast of India and dates back over 2,000 years.
Everyone chants the Hare Krishna maha-mantra and dances in ecstacy as Krishna in His most merciful form of Jagannatha is pulled along on a huge wooden cart. Click HERE for more info.
Brighton Hare Krishna’s biggest annual public festival is fast approaching, Ratha Yatra (festival of chariots). We are looking for funds to help cover costs that are associated with the festival, such as transportation, free vegetarian food distributed to over 1000 guests and advertising.
Exact starting point on Brighton seafront To Be Confirmed.
Deities usually arrive at 11.00, Festival starts around Noon. Prasadam (Veggie Food) served approx 13.00
Please come and enjoy this transcendental spectacle!
(Previous years posters below)