MANGALURU, September 10, 2018: ISKCON Mangalore celebrated Sri Krishna Janmashtami on September 1 and 2, 2018 at Koragappa Hall, Kudroli Temple, Mangaluru.
Among the dignitaries and guests who visited the venue on this occasion included Sri U. T. Khader, MLA from Mangaluru, Sri Leelaksha Karkera, Chairman of Namma Kudla channel and others.
The cultural programme included a performance by saxophonist Padma Sri Dr. Kadri Gopalnath for the pleasure of Their Lordships Sri Sri Krishna Balarama.
Sri B. H. V. Prasad, GGM, MRPL inaugurated the Harinam Japa Mantap.
Heritage Festival prize distribution ceremony was also conducted on this occasion. 278 prizes were distributed to schools and teachers. The Heritage Festival had been held for government schools of Dakshina Kannada district on August 18 and 19, this year.
Sri A. J. Shekar, Vice President of Fruits and Vegetable Merchants Association and Sri S. Sathu, Deputy General Manager, Corporation Bank were among the guests for the ceremony.