Dharwad, Feb. 10, 2018: The sixteenth annual Ratha Yatra procession of Sri Sri Krishna Balarama was organized by ISKCON at Dharwad this evening. The inaugural function was held at Kalabhavan, Dharwad at 4.30 pm in the gracious presence of Sri Siddha Shivayogi Mahaswamigalu of Sri Siddharoodha Math, Devarhubli and Pandit Sri Bhimsen Acharya Malagi, Madhwa Scholar. Sri Sadanand Dangannavar, Chairman, NWKRTC was also present.
The chariot of Sri Sri Krishna Balarama traversed through the main streets of Dharwad such as Vijaya Road, Gandhi Chowk, Subhas Road, Tikare Road, Line Bazaar and P.B. Road. The Hare Krishna Maha-mantra resounded throughout the city lifting the devotional mood in the people. The procession came to an end at 8.30 pm at Kalabhavan Kadapa Maidan. A grand Mahamangalarati was performed to their Lordships. All the assembled devotees were served full meal prasadam.