America is known
for its blend of diverse cultures, each celebrating its own unique
greatness. To recognize the greatness of Indian culture, devotees
of the West region experienced Sanskruti- a celebration of Indian
was presented by the children and youth wings, who desired to
please Swamishri by exploring their heritage. The audience was
simply impressed by the performance, which included a combination
of dramas, dances, speeches, and videos describing the beauty
of India's culture.
businessmen from throughout California were on hand to witness
the event. Also in attendance was Bhikkhu Dr. Vivekananda, a priest
monk at the Chino Hills Buddhist temple, who has been supportive
of the proposed construction of the new temple and cultural center.
Each guest was greeted and blessed by Swamishri.
Speeches from senior
saints and blessings from Swamishri highlighted India's contributions
to society and stressed the importance of preserving our unique
culture. This preservation is made possible by timeless Hindu
scriptures, mandirs and cultural centers, as well as saints who
have devoted their lives to God.