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
Foundation = Faith + Knowledge + Vision. Progress = Read + Study + Understand. Perfection = Remember + Apply + Preach. Beyond Perfection, and Before that..
Apr 5 2013 Poor Man’s Feast
Tonight at the PEAK VIEWING time of 8.00pm, Parasurama prabhu appeared on the ITV programme 'Food Glorious Food'. The 'little fella' is a genius when it comes to discovering novel ways to spread Krsna Consciousness
Mar 30 2013 Helping students through meditation
Before they begin to attend classes on material science and conduct tests in laboratories to solve complex engineering puzzles, they prefer to start their day by meditating or chanting Hare Rama Hare Krishna
Mar 24 2013 Planting the Seeds in Australian Prisons
At first I was excited and enthusiastic, but then became a bit overwhelmed by the task. Bhakti-lata suggested beginning by taking some small steps, one at a time. I followed her advice and with her blessings began the endeavor
‚ÄúThe Bhagavata Purana stands out as an important piece of world literature, with some of the most beautiful poetry you‚Äôll find in any language,‚ÄĚ says Gupta
On the occasion of Women's Day on 8 March 2013, the Commissioner of Police, Mumbai and all ranks invited ladies from ISKCON Mumbai to participate in an awareness program to enhance the safety of women in Mumbai as representatives of Vedic culture
The decision came after a series of meetings over the last three days after Yamuna campaigners, mostly from the Braj area, kept on harping for release of more water for a cleaner Yamuna
Mar 13 2013 Bhaktisiddhanta Dasa Prabhu (ACBSP) visits SMIS
Bhaktisiddhanta prabhu gave our art students and art teacher a deeper understanding of methods and how to apply important theoretical aspects of such a vast subject
Mar 12 2013 Massive March for Yamuna River Nears Delhi
Tens of thousands of villagers are marching toward Delhi to pressure the central government to save the Yamuna River, in one of the biggest protests against river pollution in India
When they read the results for the Christmas, 2012 book distribution at Alachua temple, and I heard that Nandini Kishori devi distributed 750 Maha Big Bhagavad-gitas I was astounded
"Suddenly all devotees shouted "Narshima Bhagwan"s name together. We could not think of any other thing except chanting His name. The moment we took Bhagwaan's name, the bus miraculously turned towards the non-danger end of the hill and we all were saved
Feb 15 2013 Simple Living Technologies
PrabhupńĀda: If you have got water filled up in that tank, we can water so many lands. We shall spend for that. We shall... Pipe line, pumping. Here is so much land we can produce gur. But you have no brain. Produce gur, get money and spend it for KŠĻõŠĻ£ŠĻáa. This is wanted. Not simply planning and talking. The world is suffering for want of right planning
Second generation ISKCON devotee Goura Prema Riggan moved judges and an audience of 35 million on Season 4 of the talent show India‚Äôs Got Talent late last year, depicting Queen Draupadi‚Äôs surrender to Lord Krishna in one performance
We humbly request all devotee to please increase your prayers and hold kirtans in your respective temple for Maharaja's health. What is shingles? Shingles is a painful skin rash camera
Jan 28 2013 Rukmini Dwarkadhish temple to come up in Delhi
New Delhi, the capital city of India would soon see the construction of a unique and one of its kind temple in its Dwarka suburb. To mark the commencement of this project a Bhumi Puja - Ground breaking ceremony was held on 20th January at the site of the future temple
Bhakti Vrajendranandana Swami Maharaja, a dear disciple of Srila Prabhupada, suffered a heart attack this afternoon at 4 PM in Mawar Specialist Hospital, Seremban, Malaysia
(For the Huffington Post) The Bible and Torah have long been used at swearing-in ceremonies for members of Congress and have been joined by the Quran in more recent years, but this week marked the first time the Bhagavad Gita was used
Dec 31 2012 Sankirtana with Presidents
I was in a dhoti, kurta, tilaka and mantle at the request of my father, who today is Deputy Mayor of Belo Horizonte. He wanted me there as a member of ISKCON, more than simply his son. It is a great honor to represent Sri Guru and Sri Gouranga in all locations
Beleaguered Iskcon authorities in Moscow expect Indian decision-makers to take note of their plight and take up the issue during Putin‚Äôs visit to New Delhi on Monday
Dec 21 2012 S.Prabhupada’s Bhagavad gita is everywhere!
This is an article about Cory Booker‚Äôs (Mayor of Newark, New Jersey and U.S. Senator candidate) spiritual reading list by politicker.com that displays S.Prabhupada's Bhagavad gita
Dec 20 2012 New Film about New Vraja Dhama, Hungary
As society faces increasing pressures on rapidly dwindling resources the devotees at NVD are establishing a template for sustainable living which has at it‚Äôs heart the understanding that, as Gandhi put it ‚Äúthe world has enough for everyone‚Äôs need but not enough for everyone‚Äôs greed‚ÄĚ
The quiet sleepy hollow of Prabhupada Village will for the next few weeks resonate with the sounds of construction in the service of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada!
Shalini Radha, a 15 year old girl from China studying in the Mayapur International School is so talented and gifted that Jananivas prabhu (Chief Priest) has given her the opportunity to design the motifs on Radha Madhava and the Astasakhis's outfits for Gopastami
Massachusetts' Gov. Deval Patrick celebrated Diwali in the State House on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, becoming the first sitting governor to light the Diwali Diya
Dec 8 2012 ISKCON Europe Excellence Awards in 2012
Please meet these dedicated vaishnavas by whose exemplary service Srila Prabhupada's movement keeps offering its transcendental fruits to many European countries' frustrated populations