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TOVP: Work in progress (Album with photos)
Sadbhuja Das: As work is proceeding fast, we are already preparing for the next step to follow on regards of the temple sandstone windows.
Under Savya Sachi Prabhu’s guide, production of the GRC columns started, and by next week we will commence installing them on the temple walls, between the sandstone.
In these images you can see the finished product of the GRC columns.
We will keep you updated on this wonderful progress.
Find them here: https://goo.gl/tb1...

Dec 24, 2015 -- 694 views


December 24. ISKCON 50 – S.Prabhupada Daily Meditations.
Our business is to save ourselves by remembering Srila Prabhupada at the time of death. All his activities are worth remembering and passing on to others, at least for the next ten thousand years of Kali-yuga. It is distasteful to us if someone says, “Prabhupada is just one guru, and eventually he will be forgotten. There will be other gurus with other pastimes and the main thing is the message, not this person.” We don’t want to hear that. If we persist in being attached t...

Dec 24, 2015 -- 318 views


Interest In Vedic Pedagogy Increases in Finland.
Finland has been one of the most successful countries in the world in educati......

Dec 23, 2015 -- 512 views


Plea in Lok Sabha for ‘National Book’ status to Bhagwad Gita!
New Delhi: BJP members in the Lok Sabha on Monday made a strong plea for declaring Bhagwad Gita as “National Book” and urged the Centre to organise international festival on the lines announced by Haryana government.
Noting that the scripture teaches immortal values and is a guide to humanity, he hailed the Bhagvad Gita Mahotsave held at Kurukhshetra recently. He also wanted that learning of Bhagvad Gita be made part of school curriculum.
His plea was suppo...

Dec 23, 2015 -- 1,032 views


Vaishnava Wedding of ISKCON devotees @ Hong Kong, China (Album with photos)
I am not a brahmana, I am not a ksatriya, I am not ......

Dec 23, 2015 -- 901 views


Encountering Vishnu: The Lion Avatar in Indian Temple Drama.
Five rare wooden sculptural masks made in India—recently acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York—will be highlighted in the special exhibition Encountering Vishnu: The Lion Avatar in Indian Temple Drama, opening at the Met on December 19. Worn by actors in dramatic plays that were presented during religious festivals in southern India, the masks represent a largely unrecorded category of late medieval devotional art from India. The exhibition is made possible by The...

Dec 23, 2015 -- 1,363 views


Gita Jayanti 2015 @Gedung Ksirarnawa Art Centre Denpasar Bali (Album with photos)
Gita Jayanti celebrates the appearance day of......

Dec 23, 2015 -- 1,160 views


Last Push for the UK Sankirtan devotees who try to reach the goal of 100.000 books distributed during the December marathon.
Sutapa Das: The finish line is in sight - now the marathon runners close their eyes, shut out all other thoughts, and draw on every last bit of energy - all the hard work culminates here! 88,000 reached - we need 12,000 books distributed in 2 days! Its the last push…
Special thanks for the “100k Effort” goes to Tanmay prabhu. For the last month, he has been offloading pallets, giving out books, updating th...

Dec 23, 2015 -- 522 views


December 23. ISKCON 50 – S.Prabhupada Daily Meditations.
Prabhupada has said that each person is ultimately alone, like a pilot in a one-man airplane. This will be made clear to us at the time of death when we have to “fly our own plane.” Then we will want to surrender ourselves fully to Prabhupada and Krishna. Then there will be no relief in medicines, when the body itself, which seemed to be our friend and shelter, will not be able to sustain us. Worldly pleasures and possessions will lose their taste. Now is the time to prepare. La...

Dec 23, 2015 -- 411 views


Coconut Island Harinam Party , Fiji (Album with photos)
Srila Prabhupada: By chanting the Hare Krishna mantra one immediately ......

Dec 22, 2015 -- 639 views


In the Temple of My Heart, Jaya Jaya to the Son of Jagannatha and Sachi, Namami Nandanandanam - Bharatanatyam Dance by Campakalata D......

Dec 22, 2015 -- 495 views


Jayadev @ Mantra Lounge - December 2015 (11 min video)
Jayadev and the crew from Scotland brought the Mantra Choir to Mantra Lounge for our festive special on Friday evening, and it was incredible!! See the video for yourself here…. https://goo.gl/dE6ibi
You still have a chance to be part of the ‘Virtual Mantra Choir’ by taking a short clip of yourself and submitting it BEFORE New Years Eve 2015! Don’t miss out, see Mantra Choir for further details!!

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Dec 22, 2015 -- 472 views


Gita Jayanti - Mayapur 2015 (Album with photos)
Yesterday the devotees in Mayapur celebrated Gita Jayanti by chanting Bhagavad ......

Dec 22, 2015 -- 3,012 views


December 22. ISKCON 50 – S.Prabhupada Daily Meditations.
“Although we are unable to glorify you adequately, we nonetheless have a transcendental taste to glorify your activities. We shall try to glorify you according to the instructions received from authoritative sages and scholars. Whatever we speak, however, is always inadequate and very insignificant.” – Bhag. 4.16.3 Discussion of the activities of mahatmas will help us to become better devotees. When a young disciple of Srila Prabhupada’s sent him an original poem, &l...

Dec 22, 2015 -- 395 views


Sakhi’s Graduation (Album with photos)
Congrats to the latest Bhaktivedanta Academy Gurukula graduate, Sakhi Caran Raya Prabhu. He now heads up the most important service in Mayapur: the mahaprasadam department. Maharaja told me to make sure to get a good photo—someday this will be his “before” picture.
Find them here: https://goo.gl/lk7ieB

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Dec 21, 2015 -- 820 views


Cure for the Chronic Disease of Fault finding by HG Gaur Gopal das (video)
Is fault finding really that bad or really that detrimental to our spiritual lives? Srila Prabhupada describes it as a sinful activity. “Those who are committing sins like illicit sex, fault-finding, and unjustified violence rarely attain spiritual knowledge or realization. Sinful activities deepen the dark gloom of ignorance, while pious activities bring the light of transcendental knowledge into one’s life.” Srila Prabhupada Puts Fault Finding Right Up There ...

Dec 21, 2015 -- 1,120 views


Most Inspired! (Album with photos)
Indradyumna Swami: The holy town of Udupi lies on the Arabian Sea in the South Indian state......

Dec 21, 2015 -- 886 views


Nityam Bhagavata-sevaya#27. The Marriage of Kardama and Devahuti.
Dear Devotees, Please accept our humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada! All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga! After the special issues on Radha Kund and Govardhana for the first anniversary of the NBS e-magazine, we are resuming to the topics of Srimad Bhagavatams Third Canto. In this issue, the Supreme Lord is arranging the marriage of Kardama and Devahuti. Additionally, a fresh translation from the Mahabharata, in regard to the conversation between Draupadi and Saty...

Dec 21, 2015 -- 526 views
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