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Hare KrishnaBy Mahatma das

Since the new year is around the corner, it’s natural to talk about new year’s resolutions. You might be thinking about doing something you’ve put off or making some changes for the new year.

December 31, 2007 -- 3,884 views
Hare KrishnaBy Tamohara dasa

When we meditate, if we are inclined to remember, we may wish to occasionally remember that we are the ability to sense, not exactly the sensations themselves, which are but the mere elements of the representative holodeck of the human brain.

December 31, 2007 -- 4,954 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Vrindavane - svari devi dasi

Last week, fifteen students from Bhaktivedanta Gurukula and International School completed a dandavat parikrama on the Vrindavan parikrama path. Rather than walking, they circumambulated Vrindavan by offering prostrations on the ground, falling like a stick.

December 30, 2007 -- 14,196 views
Kaulini devi dasi: Your prayers will benefit her so much. I am begging all of you to please pray for her and her loving family to heal from this painful situation. ...
December 30, 2007 -- 3,660 views
Hare KrishnaBy Guru - sevananda dasa

The Bhagavata-pravesa program includes an intensive study of the Bhagavad-gita, the first three chapters of the First Canto of Srimad-Bhagavatam and an introduction to Sanskrit.

December 30, 2007 -- 3,328 views
Hare KrishnaBy Karnamrita dasa

There are different opinions regarding social issues or philosophy among devotees. Any perspective, side of an issue, or point of the Krishna conscious philosophy can be carried to an extreme in relation to others.

December 30, 2007 -- 6,646 views
Antony Brennan: Every year many words are written about religion, most with no lasting value and not based on any real research, so it is a happy event when one comes across a publication like the Journal of Vaishnava Studies. ...
December 29, 2007 -- 5,913 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vijaya dasa

He was very excited and said, "You know, I've taken drugs for the past twenty years, but for the past sixty-five days I've been sober, and so many amazing things have been happening. This is another one. It's not by chance that I'm meeting you. God is giving me so much direction."

December 29, 2007 -- 4,416 views
Hare KrishnaBy Mitravinda devi dasi

What in the world would possess a 40 year old female initiated Hare Krishna devotee to enlist active duty in the US Army during war?

December 28, 2007 -- 6,264 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

Usually we can't really report about this type of preaching, but due to the nature of this tour, it was already highly publicized in the media and the authorities in Pakistan were also closely monitoring, so it is no secret.

December 27, 2007 -- 7,715 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vaillant George

This paper proposes that eight positive emotions: awe, love (attachment), trust (faith), compassion, gratitude, forgiveness, joy and hope constitute what we mean by spirituality. These emotions have been grossly ignored by psychiatry.

December 26, 2007 -- 3,840 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhakti - vedanta Manor

Hundreds of Hindus, whose temple cow was deceitfully killed by the RSPCA today held a peaceful protest outside the RSPCA headquarters in Horsham, Sussex and simultaneous prayers were conducted at Bhaktivedanta Manor in Hertfordshire where the cow known as Gangotri was slaughtered by lethal injection.

December 26, 2007 -- 4,039 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sastra Dana

We invite you to come out of the closet and join hands with the preachers of Krishna consciousness. You will happily pass your time, please Srila Prabhupada, benefit the whole world, and at the end return back to Krishna. What a deal!

December 26, 2007 -- 2,939 views
Hare KrishnaBy Rod Davis

This is the story of one young man who eventually became a devotee of Krishna by first going into the main Cathedral in Melbourne to pray to Jesus in 1972

December 26, 2007 -- 6,344 views
Vidyasagar lokhande: This coming Saturday December 29th there is going to be Jagannath Rathyatra in Mumbai. Please pass this information to your relatives and friends in Mumbai....
December 25, 2007 -- 3,522 views
Hare KrishnaApproved by the GBC EC

The following points formulated by a committee of ISKCON devotees who were delegated by the GBC Executive Committee to liaise with Satsvarupa Maharaja regarding his service in ISKCON. The following conclusions have been approved by the GBC EC

December 25, 2007 -- 17,657 views
Hare KrishnaBy Urmila Devi Dasi

I've been looking for something to use to decorate the Deity that is natural, easy to use, and allows for painting very fine designs. I've found something wonderful and thought I'd share the information.

December 25, 2007 -- 9,072 views
Kurma Rupa das: You will undoubtedly understand that the purchase of this land is absolutely crucial to ensure the continuity of the CFC project and the welfare of the cows who are cared for here....
December 24, 2007 -- 3,188 views
Xiromantu: A beautiful home located near the road and the Mayapur ferry ghat is for sale. The whole place is surrounded by beautiful landscaping, attractive flower gardens, 22 full-grown coconut trees, plus mango and lichi fruit trees....
December 24, 2007 -- 3,062 views
Bhakta Wallace Dorian: For the pleasure of the devotees I am submitting the opening pages of a new play I recently adapted that is being produced by a theatre company in New York City on July 18th and 19th 2008 called, "The Women of Mahabharata."...
December 24, 2007 -- 3,798 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vijaya Das

For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this page contains the following results for the month of November : World Totals, Monthly Congregation and Weekend Warriors...

December 23, 2007 -- 3,365 views
Dhirasanta Das: Tasmania, home to an active ISKCON congregation meeting in halls and homes invites devotees to share 3 special days in our inaugural bhakti yoga retreat at Niche Southern Tasmanian Yoga Retreat with HH Janananda Gosvami....
December 22, 2007 -- 2,784 views
Hare KrishnaBy Karnamrita dasa

The word enthusiasm has its origins in Greek (en-theos, or having a god within) where it indicated someone overcome with the spirit of some god. It wasn't used then very positively. That definition is still given for the word, but in the last possible use.

December 22, 2007 -- 7,914 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

Probably most of the younger devotees who come to Vrindavan knew nothing about him as for the last several years his legs did not allow him to come out of his room. He was so humble he didn't want to trouble anyone to carry him for darshan either.

December 22, 2007 -- 6,208 views
Hare KrishnaBy Hari-sauri dasa

I received this news with mixed feelings. On the one hand, we can be joyful at the glorious passing of such a wonderful Vaisnava. And on the other, we have to lament the loss of his sublime association. It would be remiss not to say something about the glories of Sri Vibhu Caitanya prabhu.

December 22, 2007 -- 4,532 views
Hare KrishnaBy Radha Mohan das

There will be simultaneous prayers conducted at Bhaktivedanta Manor in Hertfordshire, the place where the cow was slaughtered by lethal injection, despite the RSPCA's assurances the previous day that nothing further would happen until legalities had been explored.

December 22, 2007 -- 3,655 views
Hare KrishnaBy Madhavendu das

Aindra Prabhu was leading Kirtan melodiously and many of his god brothers, god sister and devotees were present. He left at 9:50 pm tonight.

December 22, 2007 -- 4,892 views
Hare KrishnaBy Pancharatna Dasa

Today, on the glorious advent day of Bhagavad-gita, I invite you to help the BBT spread Bhagavad-gita and its message even further by becoming a member of Friends of the BBT · a community dedicated exclusively to serving and supporting this heart of Srila Prabhupada's mission.

December 21, 2007 -- 4,727 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sankirtana Das

Last year I was requested to perform a little of Mahabharata at an evening event for the 1000 attendees of the National Storytelling Conference and the response was amazing.

December 20, 2007 -- 3,584 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kesava Krsna Dasa

If it is better to be a sahajiya than an atheist, mayavadi, or impersonalist, then it is well again to be a sentimentalist than not a devotee at all. However, sentimental behaviour can present problems if left abandoned by a mind unrestrained by capable intelligence.

December 20, 2007 -- 6,820 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sivarama Swami

Thirty years ago I was doing the Prabhupada marathon at the Chicago airport. One afternoon, we devotees were so intoxicated by distributing books that we decided to show that one doesn't have to speak to sell books, that book distribution just depends on our state of consciousness. So we didn't speak.

December 20, 2007 -- 4,527 views
Parividha das: I put on my tilak, fill up my book bag and get out of the van. (chorus) He is bhakta Ben, He's a travelling sankirtan man. I'm going out to give the mercy to all the conditioned souls. For all of them are deep in maya and need to be saved you know I'm going out as often as I can....
December 20, 2007 -- 3,181 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ila devi dasi

This inspiring lecture took place after a jubilant Harinama from Mayapur to Navadvipa, lead by Kadamba Kanana Swami and the members of the Mayapur Nagar Sankirtana (Harinama) Department.

December 20, 2007 -- 3,595 views
Hare KrishnaBy Shyamagopika devi dasi

Little Vaisnavas from Sri Mayapur International School had put up a drama on the appearance of Lord Jagannath on Odana Sasthi at Samadhi Auditorium while the students of Bhakti Vedanta National School displayed their multiple talents during the recent colourful Children’s day celebrations held in the school premises.

December 19, 2007 -- 3,906 views
Hare KrishnaBy Krishna dasi

4 ISKCON restaurants have been included in the top 15 best vegetarian restaurants to eat by the Australian public. The I LOVE FOOD awards has been established to find the best places in Australia to eat out.

December 19, 2007 -- 3,912 views
Hare KrishnaBy Mahatma Das

If I wrote a newsletter telling you how to double your money in ten days, would you be interested? Of course you would. Well if I knew how I’d tell you. But I don’t, so sorry. But I can tell you something better. I can tell you how to double your blessings in ten days. Are you as interested?

December 19, 2007 -- 3,548 views