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Height of devotion: A float of Lord Krishna being taken out on Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham campus at Ettimadai on the occasion of Janmashtami on Tuesday.
Height of devotion: A float of Lord Krishna being taken out on Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham campus at Ettimadai on the occasion of Janmashtami on Tuesday.

Staff Reporter

COIMBATORE: Religious, sports and cultural events marked the Gokulashtami celebrations at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham on Tuesday. Students and faculty participated in the events with enthusiasm and fanfare.

According to a university release, the day began with special prayers. A procession consisting of ten floats depicting the life of Lord Krishna was taken out on the campus. Nearly 4,000 students participated. The best float was given a prize. Best performers in the literary, cultural and sports events were given prizes.

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