Nov 16 2008 The synthesis of the Puranas and the Siddhantas (Mythology or Science)

By Adbhuta Hari das

In Hyderabad, India, a group of leading Indian scholars recently held a National Seminar on “Vedic Astronomy and Cosmology”. During the two day of presentation most of the eminent astronomers proudly pointed out that the results for the corrections of planetary positions of the Siddhantas are even nowadays more accurate than the modern astronomical values.


Nov 16 2008 Dear Suresh Chandra Mahapatra…

By Pusta Krishna das

I was very saddened to hear the envious behaviour of some of the pandas which led to the burning of the form of His DIvine Grace AC Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupad in front of the Jagannath Temple.


Nov 15 2008 News from ISKCON of Orlando

Bhakta Piyush: This year ISKCON of Orlando's hallowen Harinam received a great response and it also marked the 5th anniversary of one of our most dedicated devotees joining us through this program.

Nov 14 2008 Academic responds to effigy burning

By Prof. Robert Provost Adjunct

As an outside observer I can assure you that people around the world in the academic community will view this as an outrage; and one for which you as the Chairman of Sri Jagannath Temple Managing Committee must take responsibility. Hindus worldwide who will read about this atrocity, will also not take it lightly.


Nov 14 2008 Puri priests up in arms against ISKCON

By Praghosa Dasa

We encourage ISKCON leaders, all disciples and followers of Srila Prabhupada to immediately express their outrage via petitions and personal complaints to Puri Temple administrators and officials. Please direct your letters, faxes and phone calls to the following individuals


Nov 14 2008 The glories of Kurukshetra

Vivek Radhakrishnan: Kurukshetra is refered to as “Dharmakshetra” is the place in Haryana state in India where the epic Mahabharata battle took place between the Pandavas and the Kauravas.

Nov 14 2008 New Raman Reti School Newsletter - November 2008

Visvambhara das: The latest issue of the New Raman Reti School newsletter is now online. Click Here to view it.

Nov 14 2008 I Will Follow

By Jagadbandhu das

Recently, I came upon a nice discussion between Sripad Keshava Krsna and Pusta Krishna Prabhus about the difficulties which naturally entail ascertaining, training and sustaining real and pragmatic leadership and management within a religious institution.


Nov 13 2008 The GBC-EC Approves Caretakers for Jayapataka Maharaja

By the GBC-EC

Although it was not in his written will, Jayapataka Swami had verbally made Bhakti Purusottama Swami the executor of his living will. Thus, in the case that Jayapataka Swami should enter a state of unconsciousness, Bhakti Purusottama Swami will make decisions related to his health.


Nov 13 2008 Get well letters for Jayapataka Maharaja - updated

Hare KrishnaBy Iskcon leaders

Devotees from around the world are writing to Jayapataka Maharaja offering him solace and encouragement during his health crisis. We have found that many of these letters contain sweet remembrances and moving expressions of vaisnava sentiments. With a special intent of helping his disciples through this very difficult time, we are posting some of those letters here.


Nov 11 2008 Jayapataka Maharaja’s Miraculous Recovery

Hare KrishnaBy Bhakti Charu Swami

Today I went to see him in the morning. Kavichandra Maharaja, Bhaktisiddhanta Maharaja, Brajahari Prabhu and I walked to his bed in the Critical Intensive Care area. He opened his eyes when I held his hand and spoke to him. As I anticipated, his condition seemed to be much better than yesterday. I told him who all were present there. He acknowledged everyone. He was visibly excited to see us all.


Nov 10 2008 Alachua Youth Carry On Srila Prabhupada’s Legacy

Anangamanjari dasi wrote: “It was the most ecstatic and inspiring Govardhan Puja celebration that I ever experienced!” “I never saw a Govardhan Hill with so many colorful depictive details.” “ I really felt the Vrndavana mood.”

Nov 10 2008 These Old Bones…

Jagdbandhu dasa: This morning while I was brushing my tooth before combing my hairs (I'm not really going bald, I'm just getting taller than my hair), I was considering how this material body really is just a lump of ignorance and a true embarrassment to the soul.

Nov 10 2008 Effective, Mature Outreach

By Karnamrita dasa

There are different conceptions of outreach, and we may not agree with another view. I am giving one perspective here, and contrasting with what I don’t feel is effective outreach.


Nov 10 2008 Jayapataka Swami - further updates

By Bhakti Purusottama Swami

By now most of you must have heard about the positive health developments of HH Jayapataka Swami. Maharaja has become more conscious, is moving his limbs, and attempting to talk.


Nov 9 2008 Governor Keeps the Lights on for Diwali

By Caru das

Article in the Salt Lake Tribune, "Governor Keeps the Lights on for Diwali."


Nov 9 2008 Live Help Reaches Out Over the Net!

By Madhava Smullen

The spiritual path can be a rewarding yet difficult one. There comes a time when all of us need a shoulder to lean on, a friendly push in the right direction, or a few strong words of encouragement.


Nov 9 2008 Jayapataka Swami’s health update

By Kavicandra Swami

The devotees who are with HH Jayapataka Swami, including doctors from BHAKTIVEDANTA HOSPITAL, notice that he is hearing very nicely. Sometimes he opens his eyes for a while. This morning for 20 minutes.


Nov 9 2008 Sanjaya Prabhu

Ananta Purusottama das: We are having the first years evening of memories on honor of Sanjaya Prabhu (Srila Prabhupadas disciple), I would be most grateful if anyone can share with us any stories or memories to read out, or any other photos, those of you who knew him in particular.

Nov 8 2008 Alone Together

Jagadbandhu das: We've been taught to offer reverent gratitude to our beloved preceptor who has so mercifully opened our eyes from the darkness of ignorance with the torchlight of knowledge.

Nov 8 2008 Devotees at the Yoga Show in London Olympia

Adi Guru Dasa: Devotees had a big presence at this year's three-day Yoga Show at Olympia, Kensington, in London, with two stands and three stage shows.

Nov 7 2008 “Annual GO-PUJA MELA” at New Talavana

Sridevi dasi: Welcoming one and all for the "Annual GO-PUJA MELA" at New Talavana on Nov 8th, 2008 Saturday from noon to dusk. We humbly request you to please come and support the protection of "GO-MATA."

Nov 7 2008 Sankirtan Padayatra in Orissa

Gokulananda Das: The ISKCON Temple, Bhubaneswar is the last founded project of Srila Prabhupad who laid the foundation stone of the Temple (108th Temple) on the birth day of Nityananda Pabhu in 1977 and entrusted the construction work on his blessed disciple H. D. G. Gour Govinda Swami.

Nov 7 2008 We are selling our Krsna center

Marques Patrice: i am seeking for someone to buy and continue our mission in bordeaux in the south of france, i am need 2 or 3 devotees who want to work in France in the restaurant and the tchai shop

Nov 7 2008 Report from Bhakti Purushottam Maharaja, 05-Nov-08

By Bhakti Purusottama Swami

Maharaja's rate of improvement is very slow. His blood pressure, blood sugar, platelets, etc. are stable. We have consulted other neurologists and surgeons in India, from Delhi, Bhubanesvara, Tirupati, Mumbai, Bangalore, etc. Everyone is of the same opinion: the situation is very critical.


Nov 7 2008 Protecting the creeper of devotion

By Matsya Avatara das

Bhakti cures this devastating illness of the conscience, but we must seriously engage ourselves without ego-centred plans to reach the highest purpose, Love for God and for all living beings.


Nov 7 2008 Vanipedia invites everyone to participate

By Visnu Murti dasa

There are different ways Srila Prabhupada has instructed the devotees to read his books; attentively, seriously, carefully, thoroughly, penetratingly, scrutinizingly and regularly


Nov 4 2008 Care for Cows Newsletter November 2008

Kurma Rupa dasa: This month a modified Newsletter is attached. Please read it at your earliest convenience.

Nov 4 2008 Retreat of Optimal love in Paradise

By Prabhavisnu dasa

Lovingly fashioned and serenely molded to perfection, with very personal attention to minute details, Srila Prabhupada’s Iskcon extends an open invitation to everyone...


Nov 3 2008 Morning Nagra Sankirtana in Ludhiana

Bhakta Kaplish: On the auspicious occasion of 13th Historical Rath Yatra in Ludhiana on 15th November 2008, we are holding fifteen days long Morning Street Sankirtana(Prabhat Pheri Maha Yagya) started from 1st November in the different locality of the city to invite everybody at their door step to join Rath Yatra.

Nov 3 2008 Remembering Nirguna das

Vaisnavananda dasa (ACBSP): Today, November 3, 2008 marks the first anniversary of Nirguna prabhu’s departure from our mortal vision. Those of us who knew him will always remember him, for Nirguna was indeed a very special devotee and dedicated servant of Srila Prabhupada.

Nov 3 2008 Renting Apartment in Paris center

Mohita: Our apartment is situated in Paris 13 arr. close to Place d'Italie, Rue Mouffetard & Famous Butte aux Callies surrounded by supermarkets, shopping mall(Place d'Italie), & Biocoop ,also Marché of Tuesday & Sunday Morning.

Nov 3 2008 Join the Great Winter “Bale Out” of 2008

Kesihanta: Sponsor hay rolls at $51 each to feed Lord Krishna's cows at New Raman Reti. Years of drought and high petroleum prices have driven the cost of hay in North Central Florida through the barn roof.

Nov 3 2008 Joyous Diwali & Govardhan Pooja at ISKCON Temple

K.B.NAIR: It was a full house at the International Society of Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Hare Krishna temple in Culver City, for the celebration of Diwali and the performance of the Govardhan Pooja on the afternoon of Oct. 26

Nov 3 2008 15,000 to celebrate Diwali in a blaze of Lights at Hertfordshire Manor House

Radha Mohan das: 15,000 people will come together at Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna temple near Watford to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights on Sunday 2nd November.

Nov 3 2008 SHOCKER!

By Kesava Krsna Dasa

We never cease to be amazed or shocked. Thinking that nothing really surprises us anymore, the shock-value of what could happen to us, intrudes impolitely into our sense of peace and harmony, when fellow devotees are struck by sudden death, accidents, illness and coma.


Nov 3 2008 It’s Like You Never Left

By Jagabandhu das

In this lifetime, I only got to see Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Prabhupada one time. For an instant. Sometimes I feel as my entire life thereafter evolved or unfolded from that moment, like a tiny seed germinating before sprouting forth from the spiritually fertile Dust of His Lotus Feet.


Nov 3 2008 DemonCrazy (”Democracy”)

By Jagabandhu das

Genuinely Krishna Conscious true leadership is the only real solution for the actual benefit of all the people. Same as it ever was. Institute alone (of any type) cannot be an automatic substitute for the real inner pursuit of the Absolute by the truly spiritually astute.


Nov 1 2008 Sacred geometry, Rangolis, Mandalas and Yantras

Mother Gandharidasi: This is a compilation of information from various websites about Sacred Geometry, better known as Rangoli in Gujarat and Kolam in South India. It gives some understanding of relationship between Rangoli, mandalas and yantras, their uses, origins and benefits.

Nov 1 2008 Pandava sena Dussehra Play

Rajesh Hirani: Click here to watch a 2min clip of the Pandava sena Dussehra Play.
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