(Dandavats.com) – Indian MP Shashi Tharoor & CGI Soumya Gupta attend ISKCON Hamburg Rath Yatra
ISKCON Hamburg on the 19th August 2023, celebrated their Annual Rath Yatra Festival starting from Saturn, Mönckebergstraße. Amongst the participants were Sri Shashi Tharoor – Indian Member of Parliament & Smt. Soumya Gupta – Consul General of India in Hamburg, Germany. Sri Shashi Tharoor was ecstatic & shared “Delighted to participate in a Rath Yatra in Hamburg organised by ISKCON & do my share of pulling Lord Jagannath’s chariot through the neighbourhood! Smashed the ritual coconuts to get going, said a few words & celebrated the amazing turnout of Indians and curious Germans. Our Consul-General Soumya Gupta was present to support this amazing Indian community event” He along with the CG Smt Soumya Gupta shared pleasantries with the ISKCON functionaries, Indian Community & German devotees about the festival in the presence of ISKCON GBC HH Sachinandana Swami & HH Yadunandana Swami.
~ Kāliarupa Jagannāth Dāsa