AHMEDABAD, December 20, 2018:  Gita Jayanti is the auspicious day of the advent of Srimad Bhagavad-gita. This is the day on which Lord Krishna imparted the essence of Vedic knowledge to Arjuna over 5000 years ago and enlightened him about the ultimate goal of life. Bhagavad-gita literally means the song of the Supreme Lord. It is the most widely known Vedic literature in the world.

Gita Jayanti was celebrated at Hare Krishna Mandir, Ahmedabad on 19th December. Devotees at the Hare Krishna Movement (HKM), Ahmedabad recited all the 700 verses of Bhagavad-gita As It Is.

His Grace Jaganmohan Krishna Dasa, President, HKM Ahmedabad, gave a discourse on the glories of Srimad Bhagavad-gita.