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Indian Ambassador Inaugurates Ratha Yatra in Sofia, Bulgaria

By: for ISKCON News on Oct. 1, 2018
Events

Indian Ambassador Ms. Pooja Kapur admires a Krishna painting made by an ISKCON Devotee.

On September 15th, Ratha Yatra was celebrated with great fervor in Sofia, organized by ISCKON. For the first time in the country’s history, the Indian Ambassador to Bulgaria, Ms. Pooja Kapur inaugurated the cultural festival.

Ms. Kapur giving a welcoming speech on the stage.

During the course of the day, hundreds of people poured in the prestigious Borisova Gardens to enjoy the flavors of India and Krishna-consciousness have to offer.

The Ambassador and women in traditinonal Bulgarian dress posing in front of the Rath.

There were Indian dances, bhajans, yoga, painting, henna, saree tying, cuisine, books, handicrafts and many other things for people to enjoy.  

 

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