I will be in Vrindavan for the month of Kartika. I am looking to rent a house or flat in Vrindavan. If you have accommodations for rent or know anyone who does, please email me
May 20 2007 Looking for House Land in Mayapur
Looking for House and/or Land and/or Properties in Sridham Mayapur. Please contact santanusaha
May 20 2007 New Website for Spiritual Seekers
A new website called Spiritual Nectar has been launched. Please "Take A Tour" of the site and register if you like it.
May 20 2007 A holiday in Croatia
Dear devotees, we offer an apartment for two adults + one child on a sunny Croatian island Losinj, 100 km south of Rijeka. (There is an airport on the Krk Island).
May 20 2007 PREACHING NEWS from KOREA
We hope that Lord Buddha will bless us so that we can come every year to give the holy name to the people of Seoul. Please pray that it is a success.
More than 6 thousand students participated in the first round of the competition which was conducted in schools in 28 regional areas of Bangladesh. The students were divided into junior, intermediate and senior levels, with separate categories for both girls and boys.
May 20 2007 Forty Years of Chanting and Change
The groundbreaking book is written by a mixture of influencial devotees and reputed scholars in the field of Religion, which examines the changes and developments which have shaped ISKCON in the past 40 years and explores a wide range of issues and themes.
May 20 2007 How Free Are We?
One aspect of the Vedic culture - knowledge of the future - may seem at first glance to contradict free will, but this is not so. In fact, St. Augustine‚Äôs explanation of this phenomenon in relation to the omniscience of God parallels the Vedic understanding.
May 20 2007 Rainbow Gathering time
This has historically been one of the most successful places to meet spiritual seekers who are eager for spiritual life. We go armed with Krishna prasada, lots of it, and the holy names, and set up Krishna Camp.
May 20 2007 Please help Nirguna Prabhu urgently!
I must inform all of you on a very sad note that Nirguna Prabhu a senior devotee and disciple of His Divine Grace A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada is undergoing treatment at the Bhaktivedanta hospital in Mumbai for a tumor in his chest.
North American Temple presidents and GBC (Governing Board Commission) meetings were held in Houston Thursday thru Saturday. The session was an eye opener for me, as there is a lot more going on than I thought.
May 20 2007 Rescue - In the Nick of Time!
I would like to offer a direct and personal comment to the young lady whose questions to HH Romapada Swami were used by him in the article entitled ‚ÄúDealing with unexpected reversals in life‚ÄĚ
May 17 2007 Kanpur Project
It is a pleasure to inform you that ISKCON devotees have shifted to the gifted land of 5 Acres situated in a prime location of Kanpur City on 26 April 2007.
Managers have to deal with some unpleasant things like problems and financial crisis or whatever, and then if they get more in to spiritual life, they are generally losing inspiration for dealing with these things. Why is it happening?
May 17 2007 Palace of Gold Makeover
Last summer, 75 youth from around the world gathered in New Vrindavan for three days to perform an extreme makeover of Srila Prabhupada's Palace of Gold. Watch the 10-minute video by clicking on one of the links below.
May 17 2007 Petition to save the life of Shambo the bull
There is a last minute appeal to prevent the slaughter of a sacred bull which has tested positive for tuberculosis. The bull, Shambo, lives in a shrine in Llanpumsaint, Carmarthenshire.
As we look forward and plan how to preach and live Krsna consciousness in the modern world, I would hope that these virtues - patience, prudence, chastity, forgiveness, humility, integrity, and sacrifice - will help forge a work ethic for Hare Krsna devotees: an ethic applicable to our material and spiritual duties.
May 15 2007 Atlanta Atma Yoga Teacher Training
This training will build strength, focus, confidence, balance, determination and character. This comprehensive four week teacher training is taught by master yoga teacher, Atmananda, founder of the Atma Yoga school.
Following our recent online survey, we have started an online blog. Devotees can listen to Online lectures, kirtans, articles and slideshows.
May 15 2007 OFFER FOR THE TEMPLES AND INDIVIDUALS
I would like to offer you all a good deal and item for your temple and congregation, please see if you like my offer and if it can be a some kind of a preaching tool as well as a Holy gift item or fund rising.
May 15 2007 The Duty of a Mendicant
Sometimes the Krsna consciousness movement sends its representative sannyasis to foreign countries where the danda and kamandalu are not very much appreciated. We send our preachers in ordinary dress to introduce our books and philosophy. Our only concern is to attract people to Krsna consciousness.
May 15 2007 To All You Naughty Chocolate Eaters - Beware!
Mars starts using animal products Some of the UK's best-selling chocolate bars, such as Mars and Twix, will no longer be suitable for vegetarians.
The North American Grihastha Vision Team (GVT) held their annual meeting in Prabhupada Village, North Carolina, the last week of April. The 12-person team reviewed their year‚Äôs accomplishments and planned for the coming year.
May 15 2007 Ratha Yatra Rotterdam (NL)
Please come to our Ratha-yatra Festival. Art, Music, Theater, Cultural Programs, Delicious Free Meal
May 15 2007 Burning Man Festival 2007
Krishna Camp will bring to Burning Man a rich heritage of spiritual culture with amazing vegetarian food, astounding performances, fire yajnas, awe-inspiring dance and addicting music amidst unique and thought provoking art installations.
May 15 2007 Dealing with unexpected reversals in life
Prabhupada told us to "Chant Hare Krishna and Be Happy". I have been chanting the maha mantra since two years and I am following the rules and regulations but I am still very unhappy.
One needs to become acquainted with two contrasting social ideals, or models, transmitted to us by Srila Prabhupada. The first is that of a society of Vaisnavas, of transcendental, liberated devotees who conduct themselves spontaneously in accord with the principles called sanatana-dharma. The second is that of a society of materially conditioned human beings who strictly conduct themselves in obedience to the injunctions of the Vedas under the system called varnasrama-dharma.
May 15 2007 How do we get to heaven?
Fox TV 13 News: How do we get to heaven? Max Roth interviews Caru Das at the Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork, Utah. A segment of this interview aired on Mothers' Day, 2007.
May 15 2007 Van Bihar Parikrama
Every year on the second day of the moon after Nrsimha Caturdasi there is a special parikrama of Vrindavan called Van Bihar Parikrama. All the Brajavasis do parikrama of Vrindavan at night.
Specifically the protection of cows is not solely driven by economic consideration but is performed as a central religious theme that permeates all four social orders. Protection of cows is, therefore, an indisposable aspect of varnasrama life. To try to implement a concept of varnasrama without this essential aspect is, again, surreal.
May 15 2007 Announcing Alachua Mela
Alachua Mela is a Krishna Conscious gathering of spiritual empowerment, sharing of diverse interests and talents, inspiring us to a purposeful balanced spiritual life, and creating a powerfully unified community. Join us in creating this event, our lives, and our community.
May 15 2007 Friends of the BBT Newsletter - May 2007
A new line of tasty treats is making its way to vending machines all over the world, and this time, as the advertisers promise, it really will do wonders for your health!
May 15 2007 International Herald Tribune Article
Kazakhstan's small Hare Krishna community faces imminent expulsion from its property after the country's highest court backed local authorities in a land dispute, the group said Thursday, claiming religious persecution.
May 15 2007 Sri Mayapura Ashram for Sale
A beautiful ashram located near the road and the Mayapur ferry ghat is for sale. It is on a large plot (more than one acre of land) with several residential buildings plus a mandira.
May 13 2007 Come to Sridham Mayapur and study, no charges
Come to Sridham Mayapur and study the Bhagavad-gita with the purports of Srila Prabhupada, Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura, Srila Baladeva Vidyabhusana and Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura. Learn basic Sanskrit using the text of the Bhagavad-gita and Srila Jiva Gosvami's system of Sanskrit grammar.
May 11 2007 New website for Lokanath Swami
Just to inform those who are interested, that under the direction of H.H.Lokanath Swami I am creating a website to allow devotees and people in general to keep up to date with Maharaja's activities.
May 11 2007 Try humor for a change
"Bummed out on all the negative news?!?! Try laughing. I was told that Krishna consciousness was joyfully performed.
May 11 2007 THE WOMEN OF MAHABHARATA
Probably the only stage play of it's kind in the world, Bhakta Wallace's monodrama presents six electrifying monologues that takes in the time period before and after the famed Battle of Kuruksetra.