London Ratha Yatra – Sunday 9th June 2013
ISKCON’s biggest street festival “London Rathayatra” is scheduled to take place on Sunday 9th June 2013 at Radha-Krishna Temple,10 Soho Street, London W1D 3DL.
The festival witnesses three huge, wooden chariots carrying the smiling, holy and peaceful figures of Lord Jagannatha, Lady Subhadra and Lord Balarama pulled by hand in a grand procession.
Melodious songs, vibrational chanting and dancing for the drums and cymbals also accompany the procession of the rathas. The procession comes to halt with a stage show, a festival and a vegetarian prasadam feast.
ISKCON – London Ratha Yatra
Please see below for opportunities to volunteer on this very special day:
Morning Volunteering Opportunities: 8.00am to 11.30am
Volunteers are required to assist in setting up the tents at Trafalgar Square
Afternoon Volunteering Opportunities: 1.45pm to 4.00pm
Volunteers are required to assist with security and ushering (full training will be provided)
Evening Volunteering Opportunities: 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Volunteers are required to assist in undoing all the tents and loading everything back in the trucks
If you are interested in volunteering on this day, please register your interest by clicking on the link below as soon as possible (by 2nd June at the latest) and filling in a short form.
Register as a London Rathayatra Volunteer at http://www.iskcon-london.org/index.php