The devotees in Malaysia had organised an “Essence of Bhagavad-gītā 18 Day Course”. They had 1500 people registered, over 1115 said as active participants. Main languages were – English, Tamil and Telegu. They had 31 different groups, and each group had a different facilitator.

The program facilitators, the devotees, the participants, they expressed their great appreciation – One person said, how she was a teacher and she was little bit depressed because of lockdown and things, but after attending the “18 Day Essence of Bhagavad-gītā”, her life changed. One man said that, this is specially fun for the youth, to have this course. Also, Telegu and Tamil, they also expressed their heartfelt appreciation for this Bhagavad-gītā As it is Essence.

265 Bhagavad-gītās As It Is books had been distributed, and 10 sets of Bhāgavatam. They appreciated that Seshadripuram, Bengaluru, India, president Ankula Keśava dāsa and his assistant, Ānandī Jagannātha dāsa and his wife Vṛndā Mahārāṇī devī dāsī, they came from Bengaluru to Malaysia, and they helped this program to be organised.

I spoke at the graduation ceremony, and by email a “Certificate of Participation” was sent to each participant.