ISKCON Delhi’s mega Youth Fest : “UDGAAR- the Expresssion of Goodness and Joy”

Hare KrishnaBy Padsevan Bhakta Das

The event was attended by 2000 youngsters, including students of following institutes: IIT, IIIT-D, Delhi University, Delhi Technological University and others. The fest included talks by the guests and HH Gopal Krishna Goswami from ISKCON, a quiz show: Kaun Banega Krishna Conscious, in which participants answered questions from indian epics and won prizes on stage; “Madman” a stunning 90 minute drama, which reflected story of a young delhi boy, who wishes to know why there is so much corruption, crime and unemployment in the nation, and is ready to leave no stone unturned in restoring it lost glory ; “Kaliya Krishna”- a dance play and a rocking performance by ISKCON’s California based international band, “Namrock” which played Hare Krishna Mantra and other songs in english lyrics that inspired youngsters to add spirituality to their lives. They used electric guitar and drums for the rock performance, a crowd of around 200 youth rushed onto stage to dance alongwith band members,