Pushya Abhishek Festival

On 6 February, 2016, Sri Krishna Pusya Abhishek was celebrated at ISKCON Kolkata. After the Sandhya-arti, when the temple hall was packed with devotees, Their Lordships, Sri Sri Radha Govindji and Sriman Mahaprabhu and Sri Sri Jagannatha, Baladeva and Subhadra Devi were bathed with about 1,500 kgs of fresh flower petals. Petals from various types of multi-coloured flowers like marigold, rose, dahlia, etc. were used to bath Their Lordships, covering Their entire body. The accompanying kirtans and the enchanting beauty left everybody spell-bound and transported them to the spiritual world.

Author: sevak