Most visited tourist city in the world and largest metropolis in Europe. Paris the city of romance, famed capital of France. Here is a great place to dance! People everywhere.
Jun 14 2008 London is Hell - video
People are suffering everywhere. How can I sit and worry about my own problems having been injected by Srila Prabhupada‚Äôs mercy. What am I doing? I seem to be caught up in my own little world. How long is this going to go on?
May 28 2008 One Sincere Soul
Have the days gone of the brave pioneering adventurous warriors in Krishna consciousness. Going alone to far distant places armed only with faith in Srila Prabhupada and the holy names. No money, support, place to stay, or assets of the material form.
Nov 24 2007 Kirtan standards Committee progress report
We have a considerable amount of data (from different sources, primarily found in the Bhaktivedanta Vedabase) re kirtan and standards and will now be analyzing it specifically in different categories.
Hey that's not what Prabhupada said. You've got it the wrong way round. He said " resolution, then revolution, then dissolution - no solution! A Revolution? The solution. Let's make a resolution! So what's your solution?
Well we did it! Hang up them dancing shoes till next year! Now back to normal. Normal? Yeah! World Holy Name day is over! But what is normal? This is the Hare Krishna movement.
Oct 10 2007 World Holy Name day in New York
'The Big Apple' as New York is sometimes called. The greatest bastion of Kali Yuga. It's also the place of the birth of ISKCON. Prabhupada had conceived of ISKCON in India, gave birth to it in New York and nurtured and protected the tender child, throughout.
Sep 4 2007 Let‚Äôs Dance in France and Go into Trance
How fortunate we are ‚Äď there is absolutely no shortage of opportunities to engage in Harinama Sankirtan. For many years we have been hearing about the woes of the French yatra. Requests to help in various ways have spread far and near.
Aug 10 2007 THE GLORIES OF THE HOLY NAME
Of the many ways to glorify Lord Krsna, chanting His holy name is the first, because it has the power to give the great wealth of pure love for Him, it is considered the best. Who can describe the peerless glory of Lord Krsna's holy name? The name appears like waves of nectar delighting the heart, and is always lovingly tasted by the tongue
Aug 7 2007 ANNUAL WORLD HOLY NAME DAY SEPTEMBER 17TH
Don't forget World Holy Name Day. Chanting the holy names is the Yuga Dharma and the purpose of all our activities. This year the GBC resolved as follows: "That World Holy Name Day is made an annual program for all ISKCON centers."
Jul 30 2007 THE PRIME SYMPTOM OF LOVE
World Holy Name Day is fast approaching ‚Äď September the 17th. ‚ÄďJust 2 months away. It‚Äôs a Monday so it may not be practical for most devotees who are working etc. that‚Äôs okay ‚Äď we can celebrate the day on the 15th or 16th or someday close to the actual date.
Jun 16 2007 It`s Complete Ecstasy, Bliss
Special programmes were introduced: bhakta programme, bhakti sastra courses etc to try to fill the gap. But there is really no alternative in Kali yuga We talk a lot in classes and articles about chanting but ask ourselves, "How much are we chanting?"
Jun 9 2007 Kirtan Standards Committee
As Kirtan is the single-most important activity of our movement, the GBC decided this year at Mayapura to form a "Kirtan Standards Committee". I would like to briefly inform you of the progress in this regards.
Jun 9 2007 WORLD HOLY NAME DAY - SEPTEMBER 17th 2007
Therefore it is resolved, That World Holy Name Day is made an annual program for all ISKCON centers. Different countries or continents can modify the name to suit their needs.
Feb 8 2007 Life begins at fifty!
This letter is a request to its readers to be as kind as to reply to me on the following topics regarding the Vanaprastha ashram in ISKCON. This letter is more of a feeler. We would very much appreciate feedback from young and old.
Jan 30 2007 The Holy name of Sri Hari is surely all that be
World famous Bondi beach, Christmas day 2006. 25 devotees descend amidst the thousands of beach combers with their surf boards and numerous other gadgets for trying to find happiness. The kirtan begins winding our way along the promenade. Then into the bar areas, onto the grass, with bodies lying everywhere in different states of awareness. The kirtan reaches higher and higher peaks raising the fallen to their feet.
Jan 22 2007 UNITY IN DIVERSITY - THANKS TO KALINDI THE COW
Chanting Hare Krishna with a completely fixed goal. No consideration of who‚Äôs who ‚Äď off the bodily platform. One goal ‚Äď Save Kalindi! No material thoughts or motives. It felt like Samadhi - deep Krishna consciousness.
Oct 10 2006 THE TURNING OF TIME
How things change in time. 40 years ago almost exactly, I went on a school outing to Berlin. At that time Germany and Berlin were divided into east and west ‚Äď THE BERLIN WALL ‚Äď a sign of denial of human freedom of fear and oppression.