My Tirth Yatra Experience

Leicester has one of the largest concentrations of Hindu temples or mandirs outside India and on 25 March I joined the annual pilgrimage, Tirth Yatra, and walked some ten miles visiting many of these temples. I made lots of friends along the way and enjoyed the festival atmosphere as the Yatra coincided with Ram Navami,Continue reading “My Tirth Yatra Experience”

A Pilgrimage of Leicester Temples

On Snday 25th March there will be a Tirth Yatra (Pilgramage) of Leicester’s Hindu Temples. Why not join in this Yatra to celebrate the 20th year of the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies and the 10th year of the Leicester Friends group on the auspicious day of Ram Navami?¬† This is a Sponsored Walk visitingContinue reading “A Pilgrimage of Leicester Temples”

A Pilgrimage of Leicester Temples

On Saturday 12th March the Friends of the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies will be organising a Sponsored Walk¬† visiting the beautiful temples of Leicester ending at Gandhiji’s memorial statue. Why not join this special day as the ‘Tirath Yatra’ (pilgramage) coincides with Gandhiji’s Dandi March (also known as the Salt March) whilst that wasContinue reading “A Pilgrimage of Leicester Temples”