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Sri Sri Radha Gopinatha's 40th Anniversary: Sydney, Australia


On the weekend of May 21st and 22nd we are celebrating the most auspicious occaision of Sri Sri Radha Gopinatha's 40th Anniversary. There will be many special guests who were around at the time Srila Prabhupada personally spread Krishna consciousness and taught how to serve Their beautiful Lordships. Join over 100 initiated disciples of Srila Prabhupada in churning the nectarean glories of Radha Gopinatha, Srila Prabhupada and the pioneering days of Krishna Consciousness in Australia. The festival will span 2 days:

On Saturday 21 May the program will include Srila Prabhupada Maha Guru-puja, special darshan of Radha Gopinatha plus kirtan, Maha Harinama Sankirtana with Madhudvisa dasa, Kurma dasa and other sankirtana stalwarts from11.00am, and from 5.00pm – 10.00pm the 40th Anniversary Evening Festival in Temple Room with special bhajans & presentations, recollections, Gaura-arati, films, Srila Prabhupada and Radha Gopinatha-katha, and more....

On Sunday 22 May the program will consist of 'The Boat That Rocked part 2' – a Sydney Harbour Picnic Cruise from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Join 100 Srila Prabhupada Disciples for 4 hours of kirtan, recollections and feasting. Very limited seating available. Plus from 4.30pm - 9.30pm a special 40th Anniversary Sunday Feast, including sweet bhajans & kirtans, recollections, presentation by Caru dasa, feast and Maha-abhisekha of Sri Sri Radha Gopinatha.

Also a special souvenir magazine is being printed for the event with many never seen before photos and rare stories of Radha Gopinatha's arrival and pastimes in Sydney. Do not miss out on this very special and rare occassion.

See more at the Sydney Temple Newsletter

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I spent a year in New Zealand and two in Australia in the late 70's (76-78). Would love to visit again, though I know not when. I am sure this will be a fab occasion. Thanks for letting us know!