Nov 5 2007 Interview with Nirguna Prabhu before he left
Nov 4 2007 Friends of the BBT Newsletter - November 07
Friends of the BBT was originally formed in 2005 by chairpersons Gopal Bhatta Dasa and Pranada Dasi. But we are only just coming to the end of our first active year, with a newsletter, website and membership program all in full swing.
Nov 4 2007 The Book Distribution Marathon is coming…
Within a few more weeks, the annual Book Distribution marathon will begin. During this Christmas season, the materially entangled souls will be enthusiastically spend money for the holidays. They think this will relieve their suffering.
Nov 4 2007 Nirguna Prabhu departure - video
Today at aprx 1:30 pm Nirguna Prabhu departed from this suffering body. Lots of devotees was in the room continiously singing kirtan - maha-mantra only. It's a great fortune to leave body with such excelent assistance as devotees of Mayapur community provided, leaded by Janmastami Prabhu and his wife Sankalpa Mataji.
Nov 3 2007 Researching Srila Prabhupada’s Teachings
The Prabhupada Vani Reseach Academy is establishing a new website named "Vanipedia" (vanipedia. org). It will be launched at Gaura Purnima 2008. Vanipedia will not only feature all Srila Prabhupada's teachings but also compilations on various subjects that he discussed in his books, lectures, letters, and conversations.
Nov 3 2007 Antya lila of CC - Cricket Consciousness
As a nation, Indians are very much besotted with the game of cricket. The whole of India comes forward to give its players a rousing welcome when they win a game while the same players nd themselves heavily criticized, if they lose one.
Nov 3 2007 Care for Cows November Newsletter
Our November 2007 Care for Cows Newsletter has been posted. Please review it at your earliest convenience.
After so many sincere years of preaching Lord Caitanya's message for Srila Prabhupada's pleasure, Lord Gauranga and the members of the Panca Tattva have given Nirguna Krsna Dasa His just reward and liberation in the wonderful transcendental land of sri Dhama Mayapura.
ISKCON Mayapur invites world wide devotees to celebrate Gaura Purnima 2008 festival, commemorating 522nd birth anniversary of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu at Sri Mayapur dhama and be a part of this great event.
Brisbane's Hare Krishna Community is doing their part for the city's ongoing water shortage, taking to the streets of the city's suburbs to chant and dance to bring rain. Australia is currently in the most severe drought in recorded history, with various levels of water restrictions in major cities and a deepening crisis in rural areas.
Nov 2 2007 Rath construction
Nov 2 2007 Krishnamrit Prabhu passed away
One of ISKCON Baroda's congregational devotees and a disciple of HH Bhakti Vikas Maharaj, Sriman Krishnamrit Prabhu, an elderly retired gentleman who was "shaved up" and attending the temple in dhoti/kurta daily, left his body on Wednesday, after suffering through cancer for the past 6 months.
Nov 2 2007 Vaisnavi Care Manual
All of us are in Sri Vrindavan Dhama by Srila Prabhupada's mercy. For this reason, we need to keep conscious of preserving the sacred atmosphere of the temple. We all yearn for shelter and want to feel the togetherness in an undisturbed atmosphere filled with ecstatic kirtanas, japa and nectarean Harikatha-lectures.
As many of you may know, Gita Nagari is a struggling temple without many rescources. There are less than a handful of devotees living on the property and they are all engaged full time caring for Radha Damodara. With pleasure everyone is gearing up to care for Mother Lalitamrta, but still it is not enough.
For the last few days his body has continued to function at a low level with his blood pressure maintaining at about 66. The doctor feels that he has perhaps 3-4 days more if he continues as he is. If his blood pressure drops to 50 then it will be the end.
Nov 1 2007 Accessing Mercy
The Mayapur Institute for Higher Education and Training still has a few seats and scholarships available for the upcoming VTE Bhakti-sastri and Bhaktivaibhava Courses. Over the years many devotees have found these courses to be a tremendous source of strength, inspiration, and empowerment
Nov 1 2007 Reading About Writing
As more and more devotees are writing for devotee websites, blogging, or on the verge of blogging, the following is a collection of quotes that may pertain, even with the more relaxed standards of blogging.
Nov 1 2007 Harinam Sankirtan- Real Environmental Action
Concern for the environment is considered by many to be very high, even spiritual, consciousness. As devotees we may not realize our responsibility for the current problems nor understand what we can do about it. Are we peforming the sankirtan yajna enough?