Sep 30 2008 A Topnotch School in BC for Devotee Children
Sep 30 2008 Knowing and Saying Goodbye to Sundararupa dasa
Just as the new day after his disappearance brought the anniversary of Prabhupada‚Äôs preaching in the West, it is our hope and understanding that Sundararupa‚Äôs new day will be one of sharing Krishna consciousness for and with his Spiritual Master, Srila Prabhupada.
Sep 29 2008 The Fortune Teller
The next day I flew to the Greek city of Thessaloniki with Uttama-sloka das and several other devotees. Tara das and his wife, Radha Sakhi Vrnda dasi, had recently opened a preaching center there and had invited us to present two programs.
Sep 29 2008 New Vedic Science Homepage
Sep 29 2008 Sadaputa prabhu on TV
Sep 28 2008 Gouranga stickers wanted
Sep 28 2008 Hare Krishna Almond Salad Dressing
Sep 28 2008 The Kirtan Book — Part Two?
The publication of "The Yoga of Kirtan: Conversations on the Sacred Art of Chanting," while sparking some mild controversy within ISKCON, has enabled me to share our philosophy in venues I wouldn't have previously thought possible
Sep 28 2008 Sadaputa Prabhu ‚Äď My Personal Memories
I had the good fortune of working with Sadaputa Prabhu in the BI and living with him and other original BI members from 1978-79 in Atlanta and Philadelphia, and again later at his own branch of the BI in 1993-94 in San Diego
Sep 27 2008 Vice President Needed for ISKCON Kansas City
Sep 27 2008 Glastonbury Rathayatra 2008
Sep 27 2008 Holy Name invades Singapore
As the kirtan came to a close, devotees started prasadam distribution. Waves of people rolled in to receive the mercy of Krsna. A total of 800 prasadam plates were served. It was truly an amazing sight to behold; the mercy of Mahaprabhu was so clearly evident.
Sep 27 2008 Sadaputa Prabhu: Words of Praise
I feel I should say a few words about Sadaputa Prabhu, on the occasion of his disappearance, as I worked for him from 1988 to 2005, assisting mostly with book and video production.
Sep 26 2008 Beware! The fault-finders
Sep 26 2008 Reflections at the Japa Retreat 2
Sep 26 2008 WSN August 2008 - World Sankirtan Newsletter
For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this page contains the following results for the month of August: World Totals, Monthly Congregation and Weekend Warriors...
Sep 25 2008 Until We Meet Again
My dear Godbrother Sridhar Maharaja, today is the celebration of your Vyasa-puja. It is a day of mixed feelings for me: I am happy to remember your exalted service to Srila Prabhupada, and at the same time I am sad. I miss your association and friendship more than you can imagine.
Sep 23 2008 Want to Chant Better Rounds?
Sep 23 2008 Bhagavad Gita Class - Part 2
Pundarik Vidyanidhi, when he came to Navadvip, Mukunda Datta told Gadadhar Pandit, "There is a great Vaishnava here. I will take you to see him." So, they went. The house of Pundarik Vidyanidhi, after entering inside Gadadhara Pandit saw something that was unbelievable, totally unpalatable to him.
Sep 22 2008 HG Sadaputa dasa Adhikari: An Appreciation
In grief and dismay at the recent unexpected departure from this world of our dear friend and most valued colleague Sadaputa Prabhu, we cannot even begin to calculate the extent of our loss to ourselves as individuals and to our project.
Sep 22 2008 Sriman Sundararupa prabhu
It is with great regret that we have to acknowledge the passing of another senior member of ISKCON, Sriman Sundararupa prabhu. Husband of Sudharma dasi he had lived in Alachua FL for many years.
Sep 22 2008 In memoriam: Sriman Sadaputa prabhu
The work of a great man will touch the life of more people than he himself can know. It will edify, uplift and improve; it will set a foundation on which future generations can live a better quality of life; it will provide sustenance and positive direction to a multitude of souls. In Sanskrit such a person is called ‚Äėmahatma‚Äô.
Sep 21 2008 Natural Prosperity versus Industrial Hell
Sep 21 2008 There’s More Than One Kurma dasa
Is there more than one, you ask? Yes! There are a few Kurma dasas around. There is myself, there is Kurma dasa in Mayapur, and of course there is Kurma Rupa. There may be more. I often get sent letters meant for Kurma Rupa, and maybe he gets a few of mine.
Brighton UK - on a sublime late summers day, Lord Jagannatha and his devotees and friends go on Ratha Yatra along the famous Brighton Promenade. A blissful day for all and even the motorists had a smile on their face as we didn't even disturb the traffic!
Sep 21 2008 Ethnomusicologist Applauds New Kirtan Book
When most Westerners think of ‚Äúyoga,‚ÄĚ they likely conjure up images of headstands and deep stretches to maintain health and fitness. But another form of yoga, rapidly gaining prominence in the West, is clearly presented in Steven Rosen‚Äôs recent book: The Yoga of Kirtan.
Sep 20 2008 Child slaughterhouses
Sep 20 2008 Simple living in Rural India
I recently had the great pleasure to visit the 100 acre farm owned by ISKCON near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. I will first give a description of the farm, then second of the various services I performed there, and third I will speak about how I feel this affected my consciousness.
Sep 19 2008 Remembering Sadaputa Prabhu
We are shocked and very sorry to hear of the sudden departure of Sriman Sadaputa dasa Adhikari (Dr. Richard L. Thompson) His work in establishing Krishna consciousness through science was brilliant and effective.
Sep 19 2008 Ready and Willing: A Vyasa Puja Offering
O Sanatana! Your lotus feet surpass even the nectar of the gods. Finding in this lotus flower of your feet the essence of sweetness which is endowed with truly wonderful mellows, I pray that today the bee of my mind will eternally reside there.
Sep 19 2008 Even Without Seeking…
Sep 19 2008 Radhanath Maharaja’s visit to Italy
Sep 19 2008 Glory of Fiji
Sep 19 2008 First Northern Virginia Ratha Yatra
Sep 19 2008 Bhakti Purusottama Swami visits Seoul
Sep 19 2008 Want to talk to a Human instead of a machine?
Too many people just throw up their hands and say "that's the way it is, you can't do anything about it".. I couldn't disagree more. And if a resource like gethuman.com saves people time, anger, and stress, than passing the word around about it is worth it.. and the people who put it together deserve our Thanks.
Sep 19 2008 Bicycle Tour of Europe
Sep 19 2008 Navadvipa Harinam pastimes!
The present-day town of Navadvipa on the banks of the Ganges, which was formerly known as Kuliya, was basically what we would call today, a ‚ÄúUniversity Town‚ÄĚ 500 years ago.
Sep 19 2008 ISKCON: More Gurus Needed!
Whether you like it or not, Jehovah‚Äôs Witnesses are always ready to do two things (1) Distribute books (2) Sit down and talk with you, and help you to understand. ISKCON has many book distributors, but we need more gurus.
Sep 19 2008 Varnasrama workshop at Iskcon New Talavana
Bhakti Raghava Swami, originally from Canada, was here at New Talavana, MS, USA for the weekend of Sep 12-14th, 2008 to convey the urgency of implementing varnasrama dharma as envisioned by His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada.
Sep 17 2008 Class on Bhagavad Gita - Part 1
Take an example like Hayagriva Prabhu. As far as I could see he went back home back to Godhead, by Prabhupada‚Äôs causeless mercy. So who cares, what stupid things and mistakes he did in this world, if he‚Äôs back home, back to Godhead?
Sep 16 2008 24 Hour Kirtan Videos and MP3s
Sep 16 2008 Progress of the Holy Name Week in Mayapur
The nearby town of Krishnanagar was the venue for the third day of the Holy Name week in Mayapur. Krishnanagar is the municipal and administrative headquarters for the district of Nadia in West Bengal. Srila Bhaktivinode Thakur worked here as a magistrate when he first started exploring the Holy Dhama to re-discover the lost Holy places.
For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this file contains the following North American results for the month of August: 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
Sep 16 2008 Festival of India 2008 Wrap Up
3,000 attendees showed up and had the time of their lives. The festival execution was flawless with the help of many many volunteers
We are now in serious danger of ruining our long practiced and much cherished reputation of our 21st century sannyasi! What are we talking about? Well a couple of weeks ago a certain member of the sannyasa order all but snuck into the emerald isle unnoticed. Usually a visiting sannyasi‚Äôs arrival is known well in advance and there is at least a modest welcoming party to greet him. However not this time, rather it was a very humble entrance at a regional port and from there, almost immediately into a walking tour of the country.
Sep 15 2008 Houses in Dallas community for sale
Sep 15 2008 Radhakrishna das prabhu’s upcoming programme
Sep 15 2008 Interviews with Second Generation Sannyasis
Sep 14 2008 Fulfilling ISKCON’s First Purpose
When Srila Prabhupada incorporated the first ISKCON temple, he stated the first purpose of ISKCON as follows: "To systematically propagate spiritual knowledge to society at large and to educate all peoples in the techniques of spiritual life in order to check the imbalance of values in life and to achieve real unity and peace in the world."