750720 - Letter to G.L. Nanda written from Berkeley
July 20, 1975
Sriman G.L. Nanda
5, Tughlak Road
2334 Stuart St., Berkeley, Ca.
My Dear Sriman Nandaji:
Please accept my greetings. I was very anxious to receive a reply to my letter addressed to you dated June 14, 1975. So if you have not yet replied, I shall be very glad if you send the reply now to the following address: ISKCON, 3764 Watseka Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90034, U.S.A.
Today we are holding our annual Ratha Yatra festival in San Francisco, They are expecting 25,000 people to participate. There are three raths each 45 feet high and weighing 10 tons. Mass prasadam will be distributed, and they have prepared 6,000 lbs. Of potatoes, 3,000 lbs. Of halawah, 2,000 gallons of lemonade, 2,000 lbs. Of salad, and 15,000 papadams. We are holding this Jagannath Cart Festival in five places:
San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia, London, and Melbourne.
I hope this meets you in good health.
Your ever well-wisher,
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami
Enclosure: 1 Proclamation of Mayor