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Hare KrishnaBy Vaisnava - nanda dasa

It is with a sad heart that we inform the Vaisnava community of the passing of Kaviraj das prabhu on June 1st, 2009. Kaviraj prabhu is a direct initiated disciple of Srila Prabhupada.

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June 25, 2009 -- 4,714 views
By Basu Ghosh Das

Kaviraj Prabhu was a responsible grihasta. He had imbibed the philosophy of "Krishna Consciousness" and vedic culture, he was quite intelligent and intellectual, and we developed some camaraderie.

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June 7, 2009 -- 2,618 views
By Padmapani das

Mother Shyama Priya was obviously very devoted to Srila Prabhupada and his great mission of spreading Krishna Consciousness, especially in her chosen service to the ISKCON Prison Ministry.

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May 7, 2009 -- 2,372 views
By Bhakti-lata Dasi

Shyama Priya not only left me the most valuable inheritance I could ever dream of in the form of her service, but she taught me very important life lessons while she was alive, as she was dying, and even after she died.

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April 29, 2009 -- 3,310 views
Hare KrishnaBy Yasodamayi Devi Dasi

Syamapriya's daughter, Amrta, said goodbye to her when she was taken to the hospice center. It was too hard for Amrita, who is 13 years old, to watch her mom's decline.

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April 17, 2009 -- 7,054 views
By Mahadevi Dasi

Tears fill my eyes just now out of simple love for him. Not sad tears, but tears of gratitude that we got to serve such a great soul. I'm sure many devotees can relate to these feelings we have for Dadu.

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April 2, 2009 -- 3,235 views
By Deena Bandhu dasa

He always used to tell us some amusing Bengali stories, some of which were a little strange, but always amusing. Eventually Daivishakti Mataji, published a small book, called "Dadu Tells a Story" even though he was adamant in his own humble way that his name not come on the book

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April 2, 2009 -- 4,789 views
Hare KrishnaBy Madhavendu das

" DADU" The most loved and respected devotee in the whole of Vraja. Dadu does not have a single enemy. He loved everybody and everybody loved him, from the sweepers to Sanyasis.

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April 1, 2009 -- 5,273 views
Hare KrishnaBy Drdha Vrata das

I remember Harish being so helpful to us western boys, showing us how to wash our clothes, keep clean and maintain sadhana. Physically strong as a bull, he would be often do the toughest of the chores, with a challenging smile on his face.

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March 30, 2009 -- 4,968 views
By Dvijapriya dasi

The Atlanta Temple, his family and friends will be coordinating the funeral service of Harish das. With the passing of our dear friend Hari Kirtan das aka Harish, we stop to pray to the lord for his safe journey home.

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March 28, 2009 -- 5,433 views
By Your servants

It is with sadness and heavy hearts that we bring this horrible news that our dear friend Hari Kirtan aka Harish, age 24, is no long with us on this planet. Harish is from Mayapur gurukula and a disciple of his Holiness Bhakti Tirtha Swami.

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March 23, 2009 -- 4,667 views
By Basu Ghosh Das

Shortly after our arrival, Maharaj's transcendental body was taken in a procession around the Gundicha Mandir, and also the Chaitanya Chandra Ashram, entering the Puri Bus Stand, and returning to the ashram.

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March 11, 2009 -- 4,225 views
By Patita Pavana das Adhikary

The departure of a Vaishnava saint is a time of mixed feelings. As devotees, we are joyous that the pure devotee has returned back to home back to Godhead, joining the eternal lila of Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu as He spreads His sankirtan throughout the Universe.

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March 10, 2009 -- 2,924 views
Parijata devi dasi - ISKCON Communications: Sethiji met Srila Prabhupada in 1971 at Aakash Ganga, one of the first places where Srila Prabhupada resided with his disciples after returning to India from USA, and realized that he had met a great personality. He became a life-member and a staunch and loyal servant of Srila Prabhupada....
February 21, 2009 -- 4,757 views
Hari-sauri dasa: Here's a couple of remembrances about Mr. PL Sethi a very loyal and faithful servant of Srila Prabhupada who, although he never took initiation, always regarded Srila Prabhupada as his guru....
February 20, 2009 -- 4,028 views
Hare KrishnaBy Jaganmohini devi dasi

Today URI(United Religious Initiatives) top leaders and representatives from their different cooperation circles have assembled at ISKCON Mayapur to hold its Global assembly from Nov. 30th to Dec. 5th in honor of H. H. Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami who was one of the founding member of URI.

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December 3, 2008 -- 3,944 views
Vaisnavananda dasa (ACBSP): Today, November 3, 2008 marks the first anniversary of Nirguna prabhu’s departure from our mortal vision. Those of us who knew him will always remember him, for Nirguna was indeed a very special devotee and dedicated servant of Srila Prabhupada....
November 3, 2008 -- 2,569 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sudharma dasi

Just as the new day after his disappearance brought the anniversary of Prabhupada’s preaching in the West, it is our hope and understanding that Sundararupa’s new day will be one of sharing Krishna consciousness for and with his Spiritual Master, Srila Prabhupada.

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September 30, 2008 -- 4,342 views
Hare KrishnaBy Shyama - sundara Dasa

I had the good fortune of working with Sadaputa Prabhu in the BI and living with him and other original BI members from 1978-79 in Atlanta and Philadelphia, and again later at his own branch of the BI in 1993-94 in San Diego

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September 28, 2008 -- 5,317 views
Hare KrishnaBy Krishna-kripa das

I feel I should say a few words about Sadaputa Prabhu, on the occasion of his disappearance, as I worked for him from 1988 to 2005, assisting mostly with book and video production.

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September 27, 2008 -- 4,130 views
Hare KrishnaBy Indradyumna Swami

My dear Godbrother Sridhar Maharaja, today is the celebration of your Vyasa-puja. It is a day of mixed feelings for me: I am happy to remember your exalted service to Srila Prabhupada, and at the same time I am sad. I miss your association and friendship more than you can imagine.

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September 25, 2008 -- 4,031 views
Hare KrishnaBy members of the Temple of the VPMP

In grief and dismay at the recent unexpected departure from this world of our dear friend and most valued colleague Sadaputa Prabhu, we cannot even begin to calculate the extent of our loss to ourselves as individuals and to our project.

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September 22, 2008 -- 6,378 views
Hare KrishnaBy Hari-sauri dasa

It is with great regret that we have to acknowledge the passing of another senior member of ISKCON, Sriman Sundararupa prabhu. Husband of Sudharma dasi he had lived in Alachua FL for many years.

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September 22, 2008 -- 6,139 views
Hare KrishnaBy Hari-sauri dasa

The work of a great man will touch the life of more people than he himself can know. It will edify, uplift and improve; it will set a foundation on which future generations can live a better quality of life; it will provide sustenance and positive direction to a multitude of souls. In Sanskrit such a person is called ‘mahatma’.

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September 22, 2008 -- 5,563 views
Hare KrishnaBy Danavir Goswami

We are shocked and very sorry to hear of the sudden departure of Sriman Sadaputa dasa Adhikari (Dr. Richard L. Thompson) His work in establishing Krishna consciousness through science was brilliant and effective.

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September 19, 2008 -- 8,935 views
Kulapriya Devi: Koumaduki was my first friend in Krsna consciousness. We had become acquainted at previous Sunday feasts, New Dwaraka, Los Angeles. But at this particular Sunday feast, Spring 1975, there were two subjis, two savories, rice, sweet rice, puris, halavah, fruit salad, nectar, and sweet balls!...
September 11, 2008 -- 2,599 views
Hare KrishnaBy Anuttama dasa

Religious movements are historical, sociological, philosophical, and hopefully, divine phenomenon. They are also the sum total of the contributions, influence and sacrifices of many men and women, both big and small.

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August 12, 2008 -- 4,045 views
Hare KrishnaBy Anuttama dasa

"Jahnavi told me recently," said Pavitra, "when she was only days from passing away: 'Mata, I just want you to be at peace and to go back to Godhead, to be with Krishna'-she was the one who was leaving," Pavitra said, "but she wanted me to be at peace."

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August 12, 2008 -- 3,869 views
Hare KrishnaBy Omkara devi dasi

One day Krodhashamani came to my apartment and asked me to come see Sudama. He arrived in Los Angeles from San Francisco, and was dying of Aids. I knew Sudama from the Brooklyn temple. At that time he was a sannyasi, therefore we never spoke.

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August 6, 2008 -- 9,670 views
Hare KrishnaBy Madhavendra Puri Das

I got the unique opportunity to associate with Mother Nrsimha and see her pure devotion and selfless desire to serve Srila Prabhupada by taking an excellent care of His Rooms.

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July 10, 2008 -- 2,806 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

Yesterday morning during the auspicious brahma muhurta at 3:40 AM Nrsimha Devi, disciple of Srila Prabhupada and HH Tamal Krishna Maharaja, peacefully passed from this world in the Krishna Balaram Guesthouse in Sri Vrindavan Dham.

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June 29, 2008 -- 5,577 views
Hare KrishnaBy Nartaka Gopala dasi

Our godsister Mitravinda devi dasi passed away in Alachua on April 22, 2008 of stomach cancer. She was a much-loved member of the community and performed many years of seva to the Deities, mainly sewing, making jewelry and garlands, and dressing the Deities with much devotion, and practically non-stop.

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May 6, 2008 -- 4,109 views
Hare KrishnaBy Subhangi devi dasi

The daughter that saw the Yamadutas was Lila. She was 13 at the time and said to me, " I've read Srila Prabhupads books and you don't take it all seriously but now I see that it is all reality. After seeing the Yamaduttas I will never perform any sinful activities in my life."

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February 25, 2008 -- 5,726 views
Hare KrishnaBy Janaka Risi dasa

A few days ago My dear brother Yuga Dharma Dasa ( ACBSP ) left this world. He was with his loving family and well wishers from the Three Rivers, Ca. devotee community.

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February 18, 2008 -- 4,006 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhakti - siddhanta das

Haribol Prabhu's, I would like to inform the greater Vaisnava ISKCON world of the departure of Yuga Dharma ACBSP. Yuga left his body Thursday, February 14th at 1:21am at his home in Three Rivers, California.

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February 16, 2008 -- 4,045 views
Hare KrishnaBy Yasomati - nandana das

On behalf of Jamalarjuna and Subhangi and our entire family, I would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all devotees who kindly offerred prayers for Lila's recovery and condolences now that she has passed from our vision.

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February 12, 2008 -- 4,759 views
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