14 Jul 2014

Ratha Yatra by ISKCON in Paris

The day after Darshan in Paris, Sri Swami Vishwananda was invited by the Iskcon President in Paris to take part in the Ratha Yatra, a procession which goes through the Indian part of Paris.

There was a big chariot and loud bhajan music was sung live. The procession began - it was a bit crowded and we where squeezed in between the crowd, but after a while everything was relaxed. 

Thirty minutes after the start it began to rain heavily and we left the scene totally wet. We went back home to get dry clothes. 

After it all finished we had a nice pizza together with our Lord in the lobby of our hotel: