ISKCON to celebrate annual parade and festival in NYC

The parade held every year is one of only five parades permitted to be held in the area.

ISKCON to celebrate annual parade and festival in NYC
Source — ISKCON NYC

The New York chapter of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), will celebrate the 47th Hare Krishna Parade and Festival also known as Ratha Yatra — Festival of Chariots, on June 11, 2022 in New York City.

The day-log parade held at New York’s Fifth Avenue, will feature three, thirty feet tall, hand pulled chariots, with red, yellow, and green silken canopies. Thousands of devotees will dance, hold flags, play drums and cymbals, and sing the Hare Krishna chant as the parade makes its way to Washington Square Park.