Sri Krishna Janmashtami was celebrated at the Ramakrishna Misson, New Delhi, on Sunday , the 2nd September, 2018. The main feature of the celebration of Sri Krishna Janmashtami besides the special puja, was the chanting of all the 18 Chapters of Srimad Bhagavad Gita in the Temple. The entire chanting was done by the devotees in chorus led by Revered Secretary Maharaj along with other monastics of the Ashrama.
After the Evening Arati, Special Puja was performed by Swami Amritamayanandaji assisted by a few volunteers. During the puja, Swami Dhruvarupanandaji (Manavendra Maharaj), did Sri Krishna Sankirtanam, followed by devotional songs.
Bhogarati was performed with the singing of “Jai jagadeesa hare ….” in chorus led by Swami Dhruvarupanandaji.
The devotees offered pranams to all deities and moved on to take cooked Prasad.