Week Ahead 12-18 April 2024

Dear Friends Sri Rama Naumi Wednesday 17 April Fast until midday. Lord Ramachandra is the ideal king for maintaining and protecting the highest culture of humanity, known as brahmaṇya-dharma. The Lord is specifically the protector of the cows and the brāhmaṇas, and hence He enhances the prosperity of the world. He rewarded the administrative demigods more »

Comprehensive Guide to the 2024 Durban Festival of Chariots

Dear Friends As promised please find all the details of the 2024 Durban Festival of Chariots. We cover highlights, what’s new, Soul Fest Arena highlights, favourites and housekeeping. This is a lengthy message but is sure to answer all your queries. We look forward to seeing you at the festival. Please find the link to more »

Sri Gaura Purnima 2024 Festival Guide

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter Weekend (29 March – 1 April) North Beach Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre We will be sharing a comprehensive festival guide on Tuesday 26 March. Govinda’s and Radhanath’s Gifts at Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple Easter Trading Times Friday, 29 March 2024 (public holiday) 9.30am to more »

Week Ahead 15-21 March 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter Weekend (29 March – 1 April) North Beach Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre Park & Ride Grass patch opposite Sun Coast Casino. Transport will be provided from parking to the Elangeni Hotel on Snell Parade. The parking area will be protected by festival security and car more »

Week Ahead 8-14 March 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Snana Yatra Sunday 10 March @9:30am Snana Yatra is celebrated as the day when Krishna first assumed His Lord Jagannath form. In this form, Krishna becomes ecstatic from hearing His own glories told by Mother Rohini to the Queens of Dwarka. Due to His ecstatic emotions, Krishna’s hands more »

Week Ahead 1-8 March 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter Weekend (29 March – 1 April) North Beach: Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre The countdown begins….28 days Something New: Soul Symphony Reggae, R&B, Mantra, Folk & Pop Saturday March 30th 5pm-7pm Something New: Everybody Dance Now East-West Movement Fusion Sunday March 31st 5pm-7pm Week Ahead Friday more »

Week Ahead 23-29 February 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter Weekend (29 March – 1 April) North Beach: Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre The festival is five weeks away! Bhakti Cloud and Govinda’s Sit-down Restaurant returns to the festival, dive deeper by joining a seminar, complete the four-challenge Soul Quest…there is just so much to do, more »

Week Ahead 16-22 February 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter Weekend (29 March – 1 April) North Beach Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre You can help spread festival news, highlights, and events from the palm of your hand. Simply follow, like, and share the festival’s Facebook and Instagram posts on your pages. You can also share more »

Week Ahead 9-15 February 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter weekend (29 March – 1 April) Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre Do you know that we cater 140000 free vegetarian meals at the festival? The team begin preparing just after midnight each day. Ever wondered what the secret of the biryani is? All the meals are more »

Week Ahead 2-8 February 2024

Dear Friends Durban Festival of Chariots News Easter weekend (29 March – 1 April) Bay of Plenty Lawns & Amphitheatre The Festival of Chariots offers connection beyond racial, cultural, and social borders with content that resonates universally. It will showcase the transformative power of bhakti – the yoga of love and devotion and offer a more »