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Hare KrishnaBy Indradyumna Swami

As we were driving through beautiful forests on our way out of the Republic of Adegeya, a disciple turned to me. "Guru Maharaja," he said, "there's a man who lives nearby who is said to have amazing healing powers...

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October 13, 2008 -- 4,337 views
Hare KrishnaBy Parijata devi dasi

Dusshera, also known as Vijayadashami, is a celebration to mark the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana, the ten-headed king of Lanka, who had abducted Rama's wife, Sita. It also symbolizes the triumph of Goddess Durga over the buffalo demon, Mahishasura.

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October 13, 2008 -- 10,123 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kesava Krsna Dasa

After becoming a devotee of Lord Krishna, many of us had to deal with the issue of emotional responses from our parents. In some cases, the apparent fall out from thinking that the, “Hare Krishna’s have broken up my family”, can last for decades.

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October 13, 2008 -- 5,511 views
Hare KrishnaBy Danavir Goswami

The following is an excerpt from a forthcoming volume of Sri Garga Samhita, Canto 4 Chapter 8 verses 21-23. The translations are from Kusakratha Prabhu and the purports are from Danavir Goswami

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October 13, 2008 -- 4,804 views
Hare KrishnaBy Tattvavit das

We note that our main concerns have this far not been properly addressed at all by Hari Sauri Prabhu or anyone else. . . . Statements Srila Prabhupada made directly to his design team did not mention the U. S. Capitol, and he in fact approved an Indian design and said it should be constructed.

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October 12, 2008 -- 9,168 views
Hare KrishnaBy the BBC

The world financial system is teetering on the "brink of systemic meltdown", the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned in Washington.

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October 12, 2008 -- 3,163 views
Gopijana Ballabha das: I am happy to inform you about the temple construction update in Ekacakra dhama. Sri Nityananda prabhu will be offered a beautiful temple and guesthouse in Ekacakra, where He so unlimitedly mercifully appeared in order to assist Lord Caitanya in saving of all of us- fallen souls in Kali-yuga!...
October 12, 2008 -- 1,251 views
His Grace Radhakrishnadas Brahmachari Prabhu: His Grace Radhakrishnadas Brahmachari Prabhu (a duly initiated disciple of Sri Srimad Gopalkrishna Goswami Maharaja of ISKCON which is the most prominent branch of Sri Brahma-Madhva-Gaudiya-Vaishnava Sampradaya & whose Founder-Acarya is Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada) of Sridham Vrindavan will be conducting following preaching programmes in Northern California Area (U.S.A.)...
October 12, 2008 -- 2,918 views
Prabhupada Prana: Lesmahagow (postcode ML11200ES) is located in the countryside, 30 min drive south Glasgow, 60 min from Edinburgh and 45 min from Glasgow International and Prestwick airports....
October 12, 2008 -- 5,626 views
Hare KrishnaBy BB Govinda Swami

As a final effort we have started a letter campaign to the President of Kazakhstan. We did this in the beginning of the crisis and we are still on the property four years later.

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October 12, 2008 -- 6,222 views
Book Review by Nava Yauvana Dasa: With commentaries and purports by two of the greatest vaisnava acaryas, Srila Visvanath Cakravarti Thakur and Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur, this new volume of the 11th Canto by Touchstone Media is a gold mine for serious devotees. ...
October 11, 2008 -- 3,675 views
Bhakti Nilaya das: Bhakti Nilaya das: During our practice of our Krsna consciousness we are constantly hearing. This hearing can be clasified under two broad catorgories, i.e. Prajalpa and Krsna Katha....
October 11, 2008 -- 2,989 views
Nrsimhananda das: Financial markets in a free-fall. Chaos on Wall St. International markets in a tailspin. European bailout. More banks to fail. Sound alarming? ...
October 11, 2008 -- 2,337 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

In the first picture, you can appreciate the size of the silver elephant and the beautiful throne carried on his back. Next you can get darshan of Sri Sri Radharamanji gloriously sitting on His colorful throne. Then you can relish a nice close up of His Lordship.

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October 11, 2008 -- 4,559 views
Gopijan ballab das: On the disappearance day of HH Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami, we pray at his lotus feet to successfully host the URI – Global assembly 2008 in Mayapur. Maharaja was one of the founding members of United Religions Initiative....
October 10, 2008 -- 2,479 views
Hare KrishnaBy Hari-sauri dasa

Sriman Rupanuga prabhu (ACBSP 1966) has recently distributed a short paper called “A Scientific Method for Evaluating Editorial Changes to Srila Prabhupada's Books.”

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October 10, 2008 -- 5,067 views
Hare KrishnaBy Janananda Goswami

In 1971 when Prabhupada made his only visit to this country he requested the wife of the then chief Indian minister to help him in building a “Temple like this”, showing her a sketch of a typical Vrndavana Mandir.

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October 9, 2008 -- 3,281 views
Krpakara dasa: What we see is not whats there Conditioned by lust and greed we do but stare A life thats lived in deaths embrace All because the truth we cannot face The body is but shallow and trite We cannot make it ever right So bewildered so confused Those in knowledge are bemused Take this chance in human form Understand our spiritual norm...
October 9, 2008 -- 2,224 views
Karnamrita das: We are "cheta" or consciousness-- marginal energy of Krishna, which means we are a product of our association. We have freedom to choose how to be influenced--who to cooperate with, but the choice to be in matter restricts and hides our nature....
October 9, 2008 -- 2,497 views
Ananta Govinda dasa: Spanning 3 CD's and 40 hours of narration, thousands of copies of Sri Caitanya Bhagavata have been distributed since 2001. Following the successful production of the narration of Sri Caitanya Bhagavata, by the request of many Vaisnavas we have ventured into production of the Sri Caitanya Caritamrita....
October 9, 2008 -- 2,046 views
Hare KrishnaBy the European Leaders

Listen to the discussion that took place in Radhadesh on the 5th of October amongst the European leaders concerned whether it is in the interest of the integrity of ISKCON, or in keeping with the instruction of Srila Prabhupada, that members of the movement be given salaries.

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October 8, 2008 -- 5,812 views
Hare KrishnaBy Indradyumna Swami

Wherever the service to the Lord, who is the protector and creator of the universes, and wherever the congregational chanting of His names were well established, they set the worlds in peace.

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October 8, 2008 -- 3,368 views
The Murari sevaks: Everyone is invited to perform abhiseka to Sri GovardhanaShila, to circumambulate a Govardhana Hill made of sweets, and to offer candles to Sri Damodara for Kartika vrata. Please come, it's the sweetest festival of the year. Rama and Murli...
October 7, 2008 -- 2,136 views
Visvambhara das: The latest issue of the New Raman Reti School newsletter is now online. The New Raman Reti School, a Krishna-centered educational institution located in Alachua, Florida, currently serves 50 Pre-K thru 6th grade students, making it the largest devotional school in North America....
October 7, 2008 -- 2,298 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sankarshan Das Adhikari

On Friday 3 October 2008 in Copenhagen, Denmark my wife, Vishnupriya devi dasi, was leading the mangala arati kirtan. Half way through the kirtan it was alarming that she had to sit down to finish the kirtan.

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October 7, 2008 -- 9,522 views
Musa Subramaniam: On September 13th and 14th, ISKCON Murfreesboro held the 10th Annual 24 hour kirtana and the 7th Annual Interfaith Dialog. The program started with the chanting of the Holy Name on Friday at 6 pm and continued until Saturday at 6 pm. ...
October 6, 2008 -- 2,262 views
Hare KrishnaBy Nama Prabhu dasa

We are so very grateful to Bhurijana prabhu for sharing that wonderful purport by Srila Prabhupada. So many of us are getting on in years and we are witnessing our God-brothers and sisters leaving their mortal frames.

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October 6, 2008 -- 2,951 views
Hare KrishnaBy Shyamagopika dd

While Durga puja is celebrated in pomp and splendor all over Bengal and other parts of the world, read through HG Jananivasa Prabhu’s wonderful class on the real meaning of Durga puja.

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October 6, 2008 -- 5,657 views
Bhaktin Annette: This is a story which proves that the mercy of Srila Prabhupada flows like the river Ganga, reaching those souls others cannot. A few years ago, in a small village in Roscommon County, one of the most rural parts of Ireland, there lived a man by the name of Michael Henmore.......
October 5, 2008 -- 2,386 views
Kaviraja Shanti Prakash Dasa: There is no love in this material world. But what is the ‘love’ of this world? This emotion is so powerful that people commit suicide, homicide and other unspeakable acts to in order to serve ‘love’. However this ‘love’ is but a shadow of the actual substance- Prema or Pure love. ...
October 5, 2008 -- 2,489 views
Hare KrishnaBy Kaviraja Shanti Prakash Dasa

In all relationships we find some element of dependence. However the dependence is voluntary. This dependence may lead to both happiness and distress because of the temporary nature of relationships or the actual relationship itself may be volatile or imperfect.

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October 4, 2008 -- 2,401 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhurijana dasa

If you're having a problem, even if it's a big one, you're not alone. Dhruva Maharaja, the great devotee mentioned in Bhagavatam Canto Four, is also within the group of "problem-havers"

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October 4, 2008 -- 3,806 views
Sarvabhavana das: I am looking for devotees in different countries who are either taking care of the temple stores or other voice will be interested to distribute my book Salted Bread in their countries....
October 4, 2008 -- 2,098 views
Parijata devi dasi: One of the biggest flood in India hit Orrisa state since 15 September 2008 when waters from the Mahanadi river surged into almost 20 districts of the state. An estimated 3 million people were affected in what has been described as unprecedented floods in the Mahanadi river system. ...
October 4, 2008 -- 2,993 views
Parijata devi dasi: The world’s biggest ban on public smoking came into effect in India on 2 October 2008. Worldwide members of ISKCON, who refrain from smoking and consuming alcohol, have welcomed the ban. ...
October 4, 2008 -- 2,177 views
Payonidhi das: This morning I was listening to the class by HH Amiya Vilasa Maharaja. At the end of the class, I believe it was Svavasa Prabhu (the TP and BBT in charge) commented that we will go on to preach: "Even if we have to eat meat"...
October 4, 2008 -- 4,331 views
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