IEP Chandigarh, September 28
The Brampton city Municipal Corporation, Canada today named a park ‘Shri Bhagavad Gita Park’ in ward 6 of the city. The park is spread over 3.75-acres of land.
As per the plan, the park will be beautifully landscaped and will have sculptures of Lord Krishna and Arjuna on a Chariot (Rath), the two main characters of the Gita besides some other Hindu deities.
Lauding this initiative of renaming the park, Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that this park will become symbolic in further spreading the eternal message of universal brotherhood love and harmony as taught in the holy Bhagavad Gita.
Speaking at the event, Patrick Brown, Mayor of Brampton said, “I believe in the teachings of Gita and strongly regard the message that Does your actions and doesn’t think about the outcome.”
“We are very grateful for our Hindu community and this park is a symbol of that friendship,” Brown said in a statement released on August 29, 2022.
The Gita Park is probably the only park outside of India to be named after the Holy scripture Shri Bhagavad Gita. This is truly a moment to be proud of for the community in Canada. A large number of Sangat including Saints and Mahatmas remained present in this programme.