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Hare KrishnaBy Bir Krishna das Goswami

Many years ago Srila Prabhupada instructed his disciples to mass produce small Gaura Nitai Deities (he called them Happy Dolls) and distribute them on Sankirtan along with his books.

May 10, 2008 -- 8,643 views
Hare KrishnaBy Caru Das

Many issues were discussed of relevance to temple leaders: salary questions, temples sharing resources and helping each other out, fund raising by traveling preachers, gurus and sannyasis, the inauguration of a Temple President's web site which would archive all "best practices" for the benefit of present and future TPs.

May 10, 2008 -- 3,977 views
Hare KrishnaBy Madhava Smullen

Friends of the BBT Newsletter – May 08. In Silicon Valley’s Hare Krishna community, a new book distribution effort is turning into a juggernaut that could be the future of ISKCON’s outreach.

May 10, 2008 -- 2,732 views
Jagadvira Das: Here's another "Krishna's Crosswords" ( Number 2 ) for the pleasure of the readers of
May 9, 2008 -- 1,707 views
Hare KrishnaBy Anapayini Dasi

In the small North Central Florida town of Alachua, there is a well known, booming community of Vaishnavas called New Raman Reti. I participate and give back to the community by directing an academy called "Bhakti Kalalayam" which trains and engages young girls and boys in the sacred art of Bharatanatyam.

May 9, 2008 -- 6,453 views
Hare KrishnaBy Prayag Narayan Misra

The National Prayer Breakfast was inaugurated in 1950 by members of the Executive Branch, the United States Senate and the House of Representatives Breakfast Groups to specifically seek the Lord's guidance and strength as well as to reaffirm our faith and renew the dedication of our Nation and ourselves to God and His purposes.

May 9, 2008 -- 8,701 views
Hare KrishnaBy Gaura Sakti das

In the last few days those of us who are having some sense of REAL ISSUES of the world, might pick up the reports about the increasing stress of lack of food worlwide and it is leading to increased stress and even "food riots" in different areas in the world.

May 8, 2008 -- 4,797 views
Hare KrishnaBy Your servants at Bhakti - vedanta College

We are glad to inform you of the recent exciting development that the roof on the first building of Bhaktivedanta College’s campus was finished yesterday, May 6 2008 – an exciting and important moment for Srila Prabhupada’s movement.

May 8, 2008 -- 2,859 views
Bhaktivedanta College: Bablu Prabhu was born in Godrumadvipa (Navadvipa) to a Vaisnava family, and he studied mrdanga from a young age with some of the best Vaisnava musicians in West Bengal....
May 7, 2008 -- 4,504 views
Hare KrishnaBy Giridhari dasa

For one month His Holiness Nava Yogendra Maharaja and His Grace Sarvabhauma prabhu have been inundating Mauritius with Krsna Katha and the Holy name.

May 7, 2008 -- 3,060 views
Hare KrishnaBy Parvati devi dasi

The museum is now a real beehive for book distribution and mahaprasad distribution. Gone are the days when we announced in the mornings that we managed to distribute 25 or 30 books. Now, 400 is a slow day, and this week the scores are over 1000 books a day.

May 7, 2008 -- 2,850 views
Hare KrishnaBy Yasoda Mayi Devi Dasi

“All you have to do is chant, Prabhu!” But what about the real world? What if our kid is failing in school? What if we are struggling to make the monthly mortgage payment, or that our health is seriously challenged?

May 7, 2008 -- 4,183 views
Hare KrishnaBy Vrindavan Lila Dasi

Mayapurvision channel has recieved another banner today! WHY are we getting excited? - because... people like to check out what's popular - and be popular on YouTube means that many more people than usual will get in contact with Mayapur.

May 7, 2008 -- 3,112 views
Madhva Muni das: The summer camp will last from 27 of June till 6th of July. That is 9 days. Or 777.777 seconds. For the excellent price of 108 euros you can eat (as much as you can), sleep (as much as you need) and listen seminars (never enough)....
May 7, 2008 -- 3,389 views
Sanat Kumara Dasa: Do you know any website or person who sales Sila's Paraphernalia such as eyes, tilak, mouth (not cloths, crown, jewelries) like the one on picture?...
May 7, 2008 -- 1,943 views
Hare KrishnaBy Dina Sharana Dasa

This year, the course is once again free for the fifteen most-qualified applicants, who will learn BBT Art Department procedures, how to approach painting spiritual subjects, and of course, new techniques.

May 7, 2008 -- 3,474 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sastra Dana

Jack becomes a regular visitor to the temple after getting a book from our rack in Ocean Beach. We have just received a new batch of racks. Hurry to order yours before they are all gone. This is a great service opportunity.

May 6, 2008 -- 2,585 views
Hare KrishnaBy Nartaka Gopala dasi

Our godsister Mitravinda devi dasi passed away in Alachua on April 22, 2008 of stomach cancer. She was a much-loved member of the community and performed many years of seva to the Deities, mainly sewing, making jewelry and garlands, and dressing the Deities with much devotion, and practically non-stop.

May 6, 2008 -- 4,175 views
Madhurya lila dd: If you would like to sponsor Srila Prabhupada's books for distributuion, your donation would be gratefully accepted. Any support and contribution from the devotee community in the purchasing of books would greatly help in the spreading of the sankirtana yajna, and assist the conditioned souls in their journey back to Godhead....
May 5, 2008 -- 1,798 views
Nityananda Chandra Das: A day before Dallas Ratha Yatra and everyone is in ecstatic preparation for the Lord festival. The Lord kindly gives His appearance prior to his debut Chariot festival. Pritha was peeling potatos for tomorrows feast and she discover the smiling face of Lord Jagannatha....
May 4, 2008 -- 3,062 views
Bub: Please let me kindly know, by which date is the Ganga Sagar mela in 2009. Thanks...
May 4, 2008 -- 1,711 views
Hare KrishnaBy Mathura Rasa dasa

To fulfill the initial desire of Srila Prabhupada who inaugurated the Food For Life programme, by instructing his disciples to distribute prasadam at least within 10 miles' radius from the Mayapur temple, the Nagara Sankirtan party stormed Krishnanagar.

May 3, 2008 -- 2,419 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhaktajana Priya das

Repair and Painting work in the outside structure are in progress in the massive 180 feet high structure of Prabhupada Pushpa Samadhi Mandir. Now, scaffolding has been erected and the work is going on.

May 2, 2008 -- 4,562 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kurma Rupa Das

Our May 2008 Care for Cows Newsletter has been posted. Please review it at your earliest convenience.

May 2, 2008 -- 2,972 views
Hare KrishnaBy Radha Mohan Dasa

Please find posted copy of John Lennon's original hand-written lyrics to 'Give Peace a Change' (1969), as published in yesterday's Guardian. Someone hopes to sell the paper for £200,000 to £300,000!

May 2, 2008 -- 8,397 views
Parasurama: I enclose a list of festivals for England, and a short movie. It may be useful for devotees to know what festivals are happening....
May 2, 2008 -- 2,033 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhurijana dasa

Srila Sanatana Gosvami comments that because in Vrndavana Krsna goes barefoot and can thus directly mark the earth with the symbols of His lotus feet, that transcendental land is even more glorious than Vaikuntha, where Visnu wears slippers.

May 1, 2008 -- 12,357 views
Tamohara das: The New Raman Reti School (NRRS), a Krishna-centered elementary school, located in the Alachua, Florida devotee community, is seeking applicants for the position of an experienced pre-school teacher....
May 1, 2008 -- 2,030 views
Chandan Bhatia: By the mercy of Lord Jagannath, ISKCON Canberra temple is planning to celebrate Lord Jagannath Rathayatra in Canberra this year also. This will be happening on Saturday, May 10th....
May 1, 2008 -- 2,092 views
Jagadvira Das: Maybe some of the younger (also older?) readers of would like to try to complete this Krishna Crossword...
May 1, 2008 -- 2,508 views
Nanda devi dasi: Have you ever thought of taking the Bhakti Shastri Course, but didn’t have four months to spare? Try this alternative instead....
May 1, 2008 -- 2,408 views
Hare KrishnaBy Mitravinda dasi

I want to thank all the devotees that have sent cookie prasadam to the soldiers-medics here at Ft. Sam Houston Texas. About 2,000 cookies have been distributed. The soldiers in my company here got used to the prasadam cookies sent on a weekly basis.

May 1, 2008 -- 4,201 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kesava Krsna Dasa

Some devotees think, that because they are devotees, they must preach instantly to whomever they meet. Perhaps if we had the required force of purity, we could effect changes in people’s hearts on first contact. The reality is however, that not everyone has the required sukrti to appreciate our words; we have to create it for them.

May 1, 2008 -- 5,025 views