Bengali actress-turned Member of Parliament Nusrat Jahan has been invited by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) to its Rath Yatra in Kolkata on July 4. The occasion coincides with Jahan’s wedding ceremony reception day.
Accepting the invite on Tuesday, Jahan tweeted: “Thank You @iskconkolkata for the invite. It would be my pleasure to be associated with this inclusive event.” The ISKCON mentioned Jahan was displaying the way in which ahead to reaching “social harmony”.
— Nusrat (@nusratchirps) July 2, 2019
The actress additionally retweeted a message by Radharamn Das, the spokesperson of ISKCON Kolkata. “ISKCON Kolkata Rath Yatra is an example of that social harmony where the Lord’s chariots are also built by our Muslim brothers. Some of the most beautiful Lords dresses are also made by our Muslim brothers & they are doing it for decades in some of our temples,” mentioned the message.
Iskcon Kolkata Rathayatra is instance of that social concord the place the Lord’s chariots are additionally constructed by our Muslim brothers. Some of probably the most lovely Lords clothes are additionally made by our Muslim brothers & they’re doing it for many years in a few of our temples. @nusratchirps
— Radharamn Das (@iskconkolkata) July 1, 2019
She additionally shared a video message inviting everybody to be part of the auspicious occasion. Thanking the younger MP for the gesture, Das wrote: “You are really showing the way forward. Respecting and caring for the belies of others and participating in their festivities and celebrations is a sure way to achieve that elusive social harmony.”