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Hare KrishnaBy Mahatma Das

In this article I focus on how our degree of commitment to our vows and promises is affected by what we believe is possible for us. I also look at how beliefs affect us in general.

June 16, 2007 -- 4,273 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bir Krishna das Goswami

Many devotees are under the impression that we should love Krishna and denigrate ourselves! Also we may come in contact with people who in the name of Krishna consciousness authority denigrate us, telling us that we are useless, hopeless, fallen, degraded, in maya, sense gratifiers, bhogis, etc.

June 16, 2007 -- 7,232 views
Hare KrishnaBy Romapada Swami

Bhakti is supreme, causeless and fully independent - no material cause can either induce or impede bhakti from appearing in one’s heart.

June 16, 2007 -- 4,081 views
Hare KrishnaBy Visakha Priya dasi

While listening to a morning conversation Srila Prabhupada had in Nairobi with his disciples, I was struck by Srila Prabhupada's brilliant explanation of how earth comes from Krishna. Here's the passage giving the explanation.

June 16, 2007 -- 3,816 views
Hare KrishnaBy Janananda Gosvami

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?"

June 16, 2007 -- 7,986 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kesava Krsna dasa

Within this age of quarrel and hypocrisy, it should not surprise us to see friction between the disciple and spiritual master. Improper as it is, disciples sometimes cite a buzzword like ‘maturity’ to lend credence to their challenge, even in the public domain.

June 16, 2007 -- 4,978 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhakti Purusottama Swami

We humbly encourage all devotees to take full advantage of the spiritual mercy afforded by visiting and exploring the holy dham on this auspicious parikrama. We request your help in any way you may wish to offer it. Our desire is simply to make this Puri Parikrama Festival a grand success.

June 16, 2007 -- 3,648 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhurijana dasa

Desiring to milk the cows, the gopas met with Krsna, who tastefuly performs all artistic feats and derives pleasure from all that He does. Moving His lotus eyes in all directions, Krsna milked the cows with great fun and affection.

June 16, 2007 -- 3,316 views
Hare KrishnaBy BB Govinda Swami

The timing of this "operation" was chosen to exclude the presence of reporters and persons from international and human rights organizations. The attempt to find out who was in charge of the operation and to see any documents were unsuccessful.

June 16, 2007 -- 3,508 views
Hare KrishnaBy Joseph K. Grieboski

Washington, D.C. – The peaceful Krishna movement finds itself under constant attack for its ownership of property that it rightfully purchased. Its recognition status in question – as are the statuses of many non-Muslim and non-Orthodox religious communities – the Krishna community awakens at five in the morning to find police and demolition men there to destroy their homes.

June 16, 2007 -- 2,569 views
Hare KrishnaBy BB Govinda Swami

Today's attack virtually mirrored the government's bulldozing of fourteen homes belonging to members of the Hindu minority group last winter. Both demolitions are part of what human rights advocates have characterized as blatant religious persecution.

June 16, 2007 -- 4,383 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vyenkata Bhatta dasa

Preliminary reports are placing the number of homes demolished today at twelve (added to the demolitions last November, that would bring the total to twenty-six homes destroyed)

June 15, 2007 -- 4,339 views
Hare KrishnaBy Iskcon Toronto

Toronto’s Ratha-Yatra has the unique distinction of being accredited by Madhuha das, the organizer of the traveling Festival of India tour, as having the largest Ratha-Yatra in North America, drawing over 35,000 people!

June 15, 2007 -- 3,433 views
Hare KrishnaBy Mayapur Sasi dasa

For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this file contains the following North American results for the month of May: North American Totals, Monthly Temples, Monthly Weekend Warriors etc., Monthly Top 100 Individuals, Monthly Top 5, Cumulative Countries, Cumulative Temples, Cumulative Top 100 Individuals, Cumulative Top 5

June 15, 2007 -- 3,041 views
Hare KrishnaBy Citraka dasa

Instead of browsing page after page of photos in the big online community of photo sharing "Flickr", just insert the username or user id in the follow page and it will fetch all the photos of that album, saving your and Krishna's time.

June 13, 2007 -- 3,060 views
Hare KrishnaBy Parvati devi dasi

This leap year, we observe Purushottama Adika Mas, or the auspicious leap month. In Vrndavana, it runs along the same benefits as Kartika Month, with benefits of one's austerities thousands of times more than usual.

June 12, 2007 -- 3,887 views
Hare KrishnaBy Parasurama dasa

Watch Anand, the "Raging Bull", devotailing his activities for the service of Shri Krishna in Vrindavana.

June 11, 2007 -- 4,652 views
Hare KrishnaBy The Times Of India

The festival, the 31st held here on Saturday, is modelled after the Ratha Yatra organised every year in Puri, Orissa, by the famed Jagannath temple there. During the festival, the temple deity is taken out in a procession on a decorated chariot. Worshippers come and pull the chariot to express their devotion.

June 11, 2007 -- 3,821 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Tirtha das

You can listen and download the audio files of the SB classes given in NV during the GBC meeting. There are also some photos uploaded.

June 11, 2007 -- 5,503 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vedanta-krit das

Dear devotees from far and wide, come and see the Lord's mountain site! Forget your troubles, break away from daily routine, just say nay!

June 10, 2007 -- 2,762 views
Hare KrishnaBy Matsya Avatara dasa

Why become an academic scholar when you can be a natural scholar in the eternal Vaisnava tradition? Why not consider joining the BBT's new, dynamic school, the Srimad-Bhagavata Vidyapitham in Krsna's favorite place, Sri Govardhana?

June 10, 2007 -- 3,170 views
Ratnavali devi dasi: Mandali Bhadra das, a good cook from the Philippines, is looking for a devotee employer. He has been part of ISKCON for more than 15 years now and has served HH Srila Tamal krishna Goswami and HH Srila Giridhari Swami as a personal cook. ...
June 10, 2007 -- 1,852 views
Hare KrishnaBy Aaron Rhodes

Dear Deputy Minister Abdrahmanov, I am writing to you to draw your attention to our continuing concerns in the case of the Society for Krishna Consciousness in Karasai, near Almaty, which the International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights (IHF) has been following.

June 10, 2007 -- 2,201 views
Hare KrishnaBy Jahnu Dasa

This is a debate on the existence of God between Sivarama Swami and Dr. Stephen Law (Royal Institute of Philosophy, D.Phil from Oxford University, affiliated to the Humanist Association). This debate took place on tuesday 12th October 2004 at UCL University in the U.K

June 10, 2007 -- 6,840 views
Hare KrishnaBy Braja Sevaki Devi Dasi

We really need your support. The crisis is intensifying. The Kazakh government has issued a statement that the Krishna Society should destroy the buildings at the farm within ten days. We can only assume that if we do not, then, the Kazakh government will destroy our barn and temple.

June 10, 2007 -- 3,992 views
Hare KrishnaBy Citraka Dasa

I found this as a useful extension for firefox, I thougth of bringing it to your attention. It allows you to access your bookmarks from any computer.

June 10, 2007 -- 2,972 views
Hare KrishnaBy Divyambara Dasi

Take a break away from your busy and challenging life and dedicate 5 days to attentive chanting in the association of like-minded devotees, in picturesque natural surroundings. This retreat serves to offer one the space and inspiration to take their personal chanting deeper.

June 10, 2007 -- 2,512 views
Vatsal: Approx. 1200 sq. ft. home for sale in North Carolina in Prabhupada Village...
June 9, 2007 -- 1,965 views
Hare KrishnaBy Janananda Gosvami

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.

June 9, 2007 -- 8,609 views
Hare KrishnaBy Hridaya Chaitanya Das

Bhaktivedanta College is drawing some of ISKCON's best talent in the form of its teachers and presenters. The College offers training courses throughout the year and full degree courses, accredited by the University of Wales.

June 9, 2007 -- 2,331 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sankirtana dasa

What I have come to recognize over the years while meeting different devotees in different parts of the world is that there is always a group of persons who believe they found an alternative to the scientific process of sadhana bhakti.

June 9, 2007 -- 3,869 views
Hare KrishnaBy Caru Das

Food, gifts, temple building, animals, were all compacted closer together than last year, which better connected the artists and audience.

June 9, 2007 -- 2,730 views
Bharat: I want some information regarding vedic agriculture, as i have little knowledge of it, but I want to go in deep....
June 9, 2007 -- 1,797 views
Tom Cottert: I would like a recommendation on what kind of string to use , what kind of knot to use after each bead and any other information you care to share on this subject....
June 9, 2007 -- 2,253 views
Hare KrishnaBy Janananda Gosvami

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.

June 9, 2007 -- 2,766 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ekendra das

Sometimes Krishna lets it look like the demons (psychopaths) have the advantage. This is just so its all the more relishable when the devotee sinks the boot - and, of course, Krishna likes to give all credit to the devotee and vice-versa.

June 9, 2007 -- 3,444 views