Kirtan Festival 2016

Event Dates

5th July 2016 – Mega International Event in Puri, Odisha

'Chant For Change - International Kirtan Festival' is a Global Kirtan Event aimed at bringing people together from various race, faiths and nationalities for chanting the Names of God; a process that is common to all faiths of the world. The event is also a celebration of the changing of the Deities in India’s one of the most important temples, Sri Jagannath Mandir in Puri, Odisha.

Let everyone be contented & happy (Sarve Bhavantu Sukhinah)

To spread the chanting of the Holy Names in every town and village around the world.

• To maximize the congregation and participation in the event, for chanting
   and dancing to the holy name in India and abroad.

• To purify and raise the consciousness of the world, for a better future of all the living beings.

• To create an environment for positive change in the world.

Family Sankirtan
Families will be encouraged to organize Sankirtan at their homes one week prior to the main event.

Mega Kirtan event in Orissa
Various Spiritual Leaders, Prominent Hindus of non-Indian origin, International Kritaniyas,
Indian Celebrities along with general public will be invited to a mega Kirtan concert in Orissa to be
organized , a day prior to Sri Jagannath Rath Yatra.

Rath Yatra International Kirtan
On the day of the Rath Yatra, Hari Naam Sankirtan will be done all over
the world in various Temples, Cities and Villages.

About us

Event promoted by

IaVedic with support from different organizations have come together to partner this event.
IaVedic (INTERNATIONAL APPLICATIONS OF VEDIC CONCEPTS) is a non-profit organization with skilled professionals from various disciplines, who have come together with a pure and selfless desire to serve all living entities based on the Vedic principles of Sanatan Dharma.

Core Committee

  • Mr. Bijay Sahoo, President-HR Reliance Group
  • Mr.Sanjay Dogra, Media promotions and Event incharge, Director, MX Advertising
  • Mr. Velukkudi Krishnan, President Kinchitkaram Trust and Preacher of Sri Vaishnav Theology
  • Mr. Uttama Shloka Das, Coordinator Spiritual United Nations
  • Dr. Ajay Sankhe, Director Bhaktivedanta Hospital Mumbai, Director iaVedic
  • Mr. Gauranga Das, Director – Govardhan Eco Village, ISKCON
  • Mr. Nikhil Kotian, Social Worker and coordinator Chant For Change

Representatives from other Sampradayas to be added

Partner Organizations

Sri Sampradaya

Madhwa Sampradaya

Vallabh Sampradaya

Kumara Sampradaya


More organizations may join as we move ahead...


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