Jul 31 2008 Making all the world my temple
I was struck with the thought of how the Holy Name is a Deity which he was bathing with the Devotion of his Singing. From that day on I strove in my own meager way to make the Holy Name (and the Vaishnavas) my Deity and all the world my temple.
Jul 31 2008 Seva opportunities for ISKCON Prison Ministries
Jul 30 2008 Farewell to Lalita Mataji!
The Board, Staff and Students of Sri Mayapur International School (SMIS) organised a memorable farewell for their outgoing principal, Lalita Mataji on Friday 25 July 2008.
Jul 30 2008 Domestic violence
We do have such resolutions, but clearly they are not known to all, and then some who do know of them consider them to be "not vedic". In my travels I have noticed much concern for this issue from many angles. The GBC does have a committee that hopes to help victims and to teach devotees to always act on a spiritual level.
Jul 29 2008 Europe’s Second Biggest Rathayatra Makes History
Jul 29 2008 World Holy Name Week
Whereas, in 2007, the World Holy Name Day celebration was a successful program; Whereas, some temples observed the World Holy Name celebration for more than one day; Whereas, many temples celebrated on different days within a one-week time span; Therefore it is resolved, That the World Holy Name Day Resolution passed by the GBC in 2007 is modified to World Holy Name Week.
Jul 29 2008 My Little Cancer
I have a little story to tell you about a gift I recently received from Krishna. He put me on notice about my life and service to Srila Prabhupada. I was told I have cancer.
Jul 28 2008 The Curse
Srila Prabhupada writes:"Because of the curse of Daksa, Narada is never allowed to live continuously in one place. Sridhara Swami, however, has pointed out: in Dwarka there is no influence of curses or other such evils, because Dwarka is the abode of the Supreme Personality of Godhead and is always protected by His arms.
Jul 28 2008 Divine Change Agent
Jul 28 2008 Salagram-Silas
Jul 28 2008 The women of the Mahabharata
Jul 28 2008 Los Angeles Sankirtan Festival
Jul 28 2008 Little Wild Flowers
An Istha ghosti is a wonderful opportunity to understand the hearts of the devotee. We express our feelings, and give suggestions to improve our divine service and to increase our sense of belonging in our devotional community.
Jul 28 2008 The Secret Life of Plants
One day I began to feel that perhaps our temple room was overcrowded with our plant jungle, which caused me consider possibly placing some of them throughout the suite of bedrooms in the back part of our house thereby also increasing the oxygen.
Jul 26 2008 WSN June 2008 - World Sankirtan Newsletter
For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this page contains the following results for the month of June : World Totals, Monthly Congregation and Weekend Warriors...
Jul 26 2008 MantraRock Festival 2008 in Berkeley
Jul 25 2008 PLEASE - u can engage me
Jul 25 2008 Good News for DEVOTEES travelling to VRNDAVAN
Jul 25 2008 Appeal in NC (USA)
Jul 24 2008 The ISKCON sandwich
Jul 23 2008 Drama scripts
Jul 22 2008 Is Yard Work Devotional Service?
Jul 22 2008 Ashram for Sale in Navadvip
Jul 22 2008 The Urge for Urj
Jul 22 2008 Columbus/New Vrindaban make Front Page!!!
Jul 22 2008 Looking 4 deities
Jul 22 2008 Needed Layout/Desktop Publishing
Jul 22 2008 Brahmacari Seminar
Jul 22 2008 Help needed in New Mayapura, France
Jul 22 2008 Can You See This?
The first two festivals of the Polish tour went exceptionally well, with thousands of people attending. Throughout both of them, however, devotees were meditating on the third festival - in the town where the deputy mayor had almost succeeded in canceling the event. It would be our biggest and most prestigious festival of the summer.
Jul 22 2008 Getâ€“involved with global varnasrama efforts
We have to understand that it is within our reach to make possible a complete overhaul of the society that is most necessary and urgent for this ailing world of false economy, misappropriate resource consumption, ecological imbalance, agrarian crisis, water scarcity, health challenges and civil unrest.
Jul 22 2008 ISKCON at Aids conference in Bangalalore
ISKCON had been invited to participate in a two days conference, "Faith in Action"- A Hindu Leaders caucus on HIV/AIDS, organized by UNAIDS and others. They were warmly received by the organizers, who upon seeing the devotees, exclaimed, "Oh! ISKCON sadhus have arrived!"
Jul 22 2008 Hare Krishna LONDON!
LONDON ; the land of kings and queens is the tourist destination of millions. It entices and enwraps the helpless entities falling prey to its tentacles. The heavenly land of illusion makes the poor souls forget the real purpose of life; embracing them till they breath the last.
Jul 22 2008 Bright Spots
July, 2008: Over the past few months I visited several ISKCON centers in North America and experienced many, many noteworthy devotional services and people. Here are a few bright spots which especially drew my attention.
Most visited tourist city in the world and largest metropolis in Europe. Paris the city of romance, famed capital of France. Here is a great place to dance! People everywhere.
Jul 22 2008 Lord Jesus and the Vegetarian Diet
Concerning a vegetarian diet, and Lord Jesus Christ, there is a most important and significant, Dead Sea scroll, in this regard. It is known as, The Essene Gospel of Truth, by His Disciple John.
Jul 22 2008 About the Name “Hindu”
Many people do accept it to mean the same thing as Sanatana-dharma, which is a more accurate Sanskrit term for the Vedic path. Such an identity is beyond any temporary names as Christian, Muslim, Buddhist, or even Hindu.
Releasing a book on ''oil-final countdown to a global crisis and its solutions'' by Sahadeva Dasa at an impressive function, he said the problem concerned more for oil importing countries including India.
For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this file contains the following North American results for the month of June: 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
Jul 14 2008 Official Statement from Bhaktivedanta Manor
Yesterday, July 13, 2008 the Child Protection Office released its official decision in a case regarding allegations against Gauri das of the UK yatra, for events occuring during his tenure as a teacher at the ISKCON-affiliated school in Vrindavana, India, during the 1990's.
Jul 14 2008 News from Pandharpur - updated
It is a most wonderful experience to witness these merciful souls at work and really makes me proud of being a member of ISKCON. I just sit and watch this wonderful scene and it is difficult not to feel a warm sensation in the heart and eyes.