Join us for a day of culture, celebration, feasting, song and dance at the Liverpool Ratha Yatra!
The Day begins with an invocation to invite auspiciousness upon the festival and the festival goers before the ceremonies and traditions of this ancient festival unfold. The festival schedule will be:
10:10am Classical Indian Dance
10:20am VIP arrival and welcoming
10:30am Speech by dignitaries/Chief Guest.
11:00am Coconut breaking ceremony by VIP
11:10am Start of parade.
12:00am Parade returns.
12:10pm Start of stage programs
12:30pm Bharatnatyam – Classical Indian Dance
2:00pm Classical Indian Musical
3:00pm Festival finish.
The Festival of Chariots will have something for everyone. There will be a colourful celebration of culture and sacred ceremony, along with dance, song and a sumptuous vegetarian feast!