Date: 29-08-2021, Sunday Platform: Zoom Number of participants: 91 Topic: Sri Krishna Janmashtami celebration, Karnataka Vibhag The Sri Krishna Janmashtami celebration was hosted by the children of 6 Samskara Vargas of Karnataka Vibhag. ● Dhruva, Prahalada, Nachiketa, Satyakama (Bengaluru) ● Hanuman (Mysuru) ● Rani Chennamma (Dharwad) The celebration includes the below-mentioned activities by Children. • Geeta Chanting By Dhruva Samskara Varga • Dance By Elakshi Chetri of Dhruva Samskara Varga • Skit on Sri Krishna and Sudhama By Prahalada Samskara Varga • Dance - Life of Krishna By Nachiketa Samskara Varga • Dahi Handi By Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Kallubalu • Bhajan By Satyakama Samskara Varga • Krishna Bhajan By Aksha Mulla of Rani Chennama Samskara Varga • Madhurastakam By Tuvish C R Of Hanuman Samskara Varga • Tales of Sri Krishna By Bhargavi of Hanuman Samskara Varga Sri Krishna Janmashtami activities like Drawing, Bhajan, Shloka chanting, Chadmavesha were conducted separately in all the Samskara Vargas of Karnataka Vibhag. In this celebration, the presentation of all the activities was presented by Vinay Bhaiyya. The introduction of Vivekananda Kendra, Vivekananda Rock memorial, and its activities were presented to Participants by Prasad Ji. The Program Chief Guest Pravarjika Yogatmaprana Sanyasini of Sharada Matt shared beautiful Tales of Sri Krishna and Explained the meaning of Shloka to all वसुदेव-सुतं देवं कंस-चाणूर-मर्दनम् | देवकी-परमानन्दं कृष्णं वन्दे जगद्गुरुम् || vasudeva-sutam devam kaMsa-chANUra-mardanam | devakI-paramAnandam kRiShNam vande jagad-gurum || The program was successful with help of all Karyakartas of Karnataka Vibhag.