(For The Washington Post) A Jewish synagogue filled with Muslims, Jews, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, Hare Krishnas, Mormons, Pentecostals, Greek Orthodox, Baha‚Äôi and others. Christians learned to chant with Hare Krishnas, carefully holding laminated mantras on their laps
Indian Film Actress, Shilpa Shirodkar with Family, Famous Actor Vivek Oberoi and Famous Film & Serial Director, Producer, Ekta Kappor Visit ISKCON Juhu for Janmashtami Festival
Aug 29 2013 A New, Free Srila Prabhupada Tribute E-book
"All That Lies Between" is a short new book by Kalakantha das containing his selected poems in appreciation of Srila Prabhupada written over the past thirty years. The book also contains essays addressing our relationship with Srila Prabhupada as well as the general topic of writing for Krishna. It is adorned with nine original portraits of His Divine Grace by Kuladri Prabhu and a foreword by H.H. Giriraja Swami
Aug 26 2013 Mayapur Banner Display in Kolkata Airport
An initiative of Mayapur Tourism, after a long term of over three years discussions, repeated meetings, approaching different authorities and sending several designs for approval Airport authority has granted the permission to display Sri Mayapur banner in the Airport. As a destination of Heritage and cultural interest, Sri Mayapur has been granted permission to display the design in the Airport
Aug 20 2013 “Zydeco Hare Krishna”
Fabulous, happy and hilarious video from the trip of the Pandava Sena vaishnava group to Italy's Villa Vrindavan
Aug 15 2013 Bringing Krishna Consciousness To Local Schools
The sky was overcast: it was drizzling: not unusual for Melbourne, Australia! But we planned a big program for Albert Park College‚Äôs annual Multicultural Day. So we really prayed to Radha-Ballabha to clear the sky by mid-morning
Aug 8 2013 A tale of two herds
(The Guardian) It is an picture of unmitigated bliss. The Hare Krishna herd of 44 cows and oxen at George Harrison's old mansion in Hertfordshire is as calm as a temple
We had the pleasure to meet Dan Williams, the former mayor of Athens Al. for fourteen years, and now member of the Al. State representative. We had some good talks, made friends, and he graciously accepted the gift of Bhagavad Gita, Science of Self-realization, and a Perfection of Yoga
Aug 7 2013 ISKCON launched into the UK NHS
For the first time in ISKCON - UK, a 5-day Certificate Course for Clinical Chaplaincy was organized in Bhaktivedanta Manor by the Department of Spiritual Care of Bhaktivedanta Hospital, Mumbai, India
Aug 7 2013 Bill Clinton Explains Why He Became a Vegan
(AARP The Magazine) The 42nd president of the United States explains how we can ‚ÄĒ and for our health must ‚ÄĒ learn to love eating vegetables, too
Update on Vanipedia‚Äôs Multi-language Subtitle Project. His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada desired to have his books translated in all languages, and left ongoing instructions for this translation to continue perpetually.
Today, 16.july 2013. bhn Lea was at the palace of the President of Croatia and she gave the President of Croatia, dr. Ivo Josipovińá, Srila Prabhupada's Bhagavad Gita As it is! Mr. President was very thankful and He said that He is very interested in such subject matter. Althought she was known to the President as croatain court judge advisor, she said openly that she is Hare Krishna devotee
Jul 11 2013 Meeting with the King of Puri
The King of Puri, Gajapati Maharaja Dibyasingha Deb, along with several of the high priests from the Jagannath temple, graciously welcomed Radhanath Swami at his residence in nearby Bhubaneshwar
Jul 2 2013 Krishna Village is Flourishing
The New Govardhana WWOOFer initiative is one of the largest in the world, with an average of 40 participants working on any given day. Harvested twice as many vegetables this year as in 2012!
Jul 1 2013 Hanging with the Krishna’s - Nick Nolte
Recently (April 29th, 2013) three time Oscar nominee, 72 year old famous Holywood actor Nick Nolte was interviewed from a reporter of the Globe magazine, published in its main "BIG interview" section
Jun 29 2013 “Once” star becomes a Hare Krishna
‚ÄúWhat I like about Hare Krishnas is that you eat, you dance, and you sing your way to God,‚ÄĚ he explained
Jun 27 2013 Sanskrit - The Language of the gods
Partha Pratim Das, a scholarly devotee from Vrindavan, India, is currently visiting in South Africa and is staying at the Sri Sri Radhanath Temple of Understanding in Chatsworth Durban. He holds a Masters in Sanskrit from the Bangiya Sanskrit Parishad in Vrindavan, India as well as a masters degree in Mathematics from Tripura University
May your good wishes and blessings be upon Krishna Rupa Prabhu, that when he leaves this mortal frame he returns to the eternal service of Lord Krishna
Recently the Governing Council of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI) passed an order rejecting the report of its own disciplinary committee and thus dismissed the complaint filed by ISKCON registered in Mumbai.
Mick Jagger must have thought he was having a ‚Äô60s flashback out on the balcony of the fab Four Seasons yesterday...
Jun 19 2013 Singer Nina D√≠az’ Spiritual Makeover
Her spiritual name is Neela Megha Shyama; in Sanskrit it means ‚Äúbig blue body resembling a black cloud.‚ÄĚ When initiated, devotees take up Krishna names followed by ‚ÄúDasa‚ÄĚ for men and ‚ÄúDasi‚ÄĚ for women, meaning ‚Äúservant,‚ÄĚ as in ‚Äúservant of God.‚ÄĚ
Jun 19 2013 Hare Krishna Food For All at G8 Summit
It's summer 2013 and high time for another G8 meeting. Just inside the main gate of this exclusive 300 acre golf course in Hertfordshire a small corner of the estate has been set aside as a press office for the media, courtesy of the highly secretive Bilderberg Group
On June 11, 2013, the Alachua County commissioners unanimously approved ISKCON of Alachua's petition for a Planned Development zoning on 86 acres of our property. They also approved the Master Plan which was submitted with the petition
Jun 13 2013 Complaint Against New Vrindaban Management
A manager of a big chain store in Ohio called New Vrindaban Temple President, Jaya Krsna dasa and bitterly pointed out that New Vrindaban‚Äôs purchases of milk, butter, heavy whipping cream, and yogurt are at a dangerously low level!
Jun 5 2013 School Blossoms in New Talavan
It is with great enthusiasm that we announce the re-opening and expansion of the school in New Talavan. By the grace of Guru and Gauranga, and for the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada, we will be able to open the school in August 2013
New Video of The Kirtaniyas and MC Yogi combining to lead thousands chanting "Nitai Gauranga" and dancing at the Festival of Colors in Spanish Fork Utah.
On the 31st May 2013 singer/song writer Pete Doherty visited Matchless Gifts in London, to open ISKCON's first Charity Shop. Pete who struggles with his "demons" has decided to support the prasad distribution project by offering financial support through a benefit gig this September at the Brixton Academy
Jos√© Manuel Barroso, President of the European Union, Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and L√°szl√≥ Surj√°n, Vice-President of the European Parliament, receive the "Ramayana", produced by the Mediterranean division of BBT, as part of a high-level meeting on the theme "putting citizens at the heart of the European project in time of changes"
The George Harrison Memorial Garden at the Bhaktivedanta Manor Estate near Watford is now open to the public
May 29 2013 Child Protection Expands in ISKCON North America
The Child Protection Office for North America is located right here in Alachua, Florida, making it yet another valuable ISKCON project seated in the New Raman Reti community.
Representatives of one of the most photogenic religions took part in an unusual and, apparently, quite a promising campaign to promote the treasures of world art
They say if when you‚Äôre dying you focus on Krishna you will end up with him.. thats why I got `Vishnu painted on my wall cus I wanna end up with him and I figure its a bit of a stress prolly when ur dying, trying to remember what to focus on
May 19 2013 Happy to be in Alachua, Krishnas looking to grow
The Hare Krishnas founded their community in Alachua in 1977. More than 35 years later, they say it is the largest Hare Krishna community in North America. It's become a wonderful home for devotees over the years, said Miriam Tassinare, president of ISKCON, of the Alachua temple. It's been the perfect place
ISKCON‚Äôs newest temple in North America recently opened on Rama Navmi, April 21, 2013, at 1965 Latham Street, Mountain View, California, in the heart of California‚Äôs Silicon Valley. The strategic location is near prestigious Stanford University and the world headquarters of many hi-tech companies such as Google
May 13 2013 Documentary Children of God
Documentary about Hare Krisna family from Slovenia. How father Bhagavata-dharma dasa, mother Jambavati-priya dd and three children Gopal, Nitai and Kalindi deal with everyday life and new chalanges in educating their home schooled children
May 11 2013 House given to city’s Hare Krishna group
The Hare Krishna community in Dunedin has a new spiritual home, thanks to the generosity of one of its members. The $395,000 residence was donated to the Hare Krishna community by Dr Karuna Sindhu Dasa, from the estate of his mother, Madam Yap
Apr 26 2013 NEWS from ISKCON Daiva Varnasrama MInistry-India
ISKCON Daiva Varnasrama Ministry-India, conducted its annual Varnasrama Development course-2013. at ISKCON LEADS programme.
ISKCON Vrindavan has established IVTV ( ISKCON Vrindavan Television) to broadcast worldwide via satellite television the glories of Srila Prabhupada and Their Lordships
The restaurant is located within the temple complex of Iskcon kolkata. Temple is on the first floor and just below there is the Govindas. The place where Govindas has been built was earlier occupied by a lady tenant. She was staying there for 57 years and was very reluctant to leave the place
You will be glad to know that on April 7th 2013 the BRC and the managing committee (Bhakti Vinod Gosthi) of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura's birth place at Dodasa Mandir, Birnagar signed an agreement to allow the BRC to catalogue, scan and preserve all the original works of Bhaktivinoda Thakura. All originals will remain at Dodasa Mandir and copies will be kept at the BRC