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Save Yamuna Campaign Reaches Worldwide Kirtan Mela In Germany

Two weeks ago at a Yamuna Ji presentation in Bhakti Yoga centre in Chemnitz a very nice devotee came forward to help in Yamuna Ji campaign. He works for the famous ” Frauenhofer Institute” in Germany. His work allows him to deal with many companies and governments. He travels many times a month to India. His main field of work right now is “Waste Water Management for Kaveri River” in India. He would like to meet Brajraj Sharan Maharaja in Vrindavan this Kartik month to see what can be done in regard to Yamuna Ji. In first week of September the first Worldwide Kirtan Mela was launched near the city of Chemnitz in Germany. There about 700 – 1000 devotees from aproximately 30 countries were performing a Nam Sankirtan Yajna while chanting for 12 hours a day for 5 days. This Kirtan Mela was inspired by the sages of Naimisaranya who came together 5000 years ago to perform a thousand-year yajna for the upliftment of the earth and to counteract the evil effects of Kali-yuga. Only 500 years ago Caitanya Mahaprabhu appeared to spread congregational chanting of the Lord’s holy names. He predicted that the time would come when the holy names would be sung in every town and village as the chanting of the Holy Names is the prescribed yajna forthis age. In the late ’60s His Divine Grace A.C.Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada arrived in the West to fulfill this desire in grand style. Thus the kirtan movement was born and the divine vibrations of the holy names now resound around the world. Now in 2011 this first Kirtan...