ISKCON Manila’s Holiday Harinam
By Indravali Devi Dasi of Iskcon Sri Sri Radha Madhava Mandir- Manila Philippines | Dec 27, 2022
December 23, 2022
Devotees took to the streets of Manila on Christmas day to carry out harinam, a conventional type of devotional chanting and singing. This occasion, which is organized by ISKCON Sri Sri Radha Madhava Mandir- Manila Philippines, drew a big crowd of each individuals and spectators, as devotees sang and danced their method by way of town’s important thoroughfares.
Many of these in attendance have been wearing conventional garb, and a few carried and performed musical devices equivalent to karatals and mrdangas.
There are lots of people on the streets of Manila as Christmas Day approaches. Devotees went to Divisoria, certainly one of Manila’s busiest industrial districts. People throng right here to purchase and commerce items. Just days earlier than Christmas, lots of of individuals are gathered right here.
Devotees have been additionally accountable for distributing prasadam, sanctified meals, to the needy on the streets of Manila. In town of Manila, there have been about 3 million homeless people earlier than the pandemic, now numbers are much more inflated.
Harinam Sankirtan is held in cities world wide and is meant not solely to have fun Lord Krishna’s teachings however to advertise a message of peace and unity.