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Pandava vijaya dasa : Today 2/25/2009 is the disappearance day of his Divine Grace Tamal Krishna Goswami. For me as his disciple it is a special day. Gurudeva as his disciples called him , had stepped on many toes and had a fair share of people who watched his every step to see if he deviated in any way from the sanyasi boundaries....
February 27, 2009 -- 3,100 views
Jnanagamya das: This is project is being done in the name of Jaya Nrsimha Productions, LLC. and all investors will be have investors rights to the profits of the film. I am not seeking donors, nor gifts to fiance the project. It is my hope and aim to establish a Krishna conscious studio to produce many Krishna themed films....
February 27, 2009 -- 3,858 views
Madan Mohan das: The Thaipusam festival is an annual event held in honour of Lord Karthikeya, where devotees carry structures made of peacock feathers (Kavadi) and milk pots to fulfill their vows to Lord Karthikeya, chief commander of the demigod army....
February 27, 2009 -- 2,950 views
By Gopijan ballab das

Even if you are not physically present in Mayapur, watch our Gaura Purnima festival videos and join with the devotees assembled in Mayapur. Devotees interviews, Gaura Purnima Festival inauguration, Jala Yatra (procession to Ganga for fetching water for Maha abhisheka) are added now to the festival videos collection.

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February 27, 2009 -- 3,393 views
By Matsyavatara das

Throughout time it feels as if two people exist within us. One is the historic self, the so-called “false ego”: suspicious, arrogant, proud, irritable, egocentric, substantially fearful and vile. The other one is the spiritual Self, often unseen, the atman, whose clear voice of wisdom is seldom heard and even more rarely listened to.

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February 27, 2009 -- 2,516 views
Hare KrishnaBy Tusti Mohan Krishna das

The GBC meetings ended yesterday, I am posting also a historical pic of all the GBC members including HH Jayapataka Swami sitting on his wheel chair in the middle. The Chairman elected of this year is His Holiness Romapada Swami.

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February 27, 2009 -- 7,977 views
By Indradyumma Swami

Our festivals in Sydney were a huge hit. We had given the event a French name, Le Carnaval Spirituel. During December we averaged more than five hundred people a show. After the New Year, we traveled north to Brisbane and held another round of successful programs on the Gold Coast.

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February 26, 2009 -- 3,467 views
By Vijaya das

For complete results and to send in your scores go to www.SankirtanNewsletter.com (password: wsnhome) Deadline for scores is the 15th of the next month.

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February 26, 2009 -- 1,560 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Tirtha das

So the future of this Krishna Consciousness movement is very bright, so long the managers remain vigilant that 16 rounds are being chanted by everyone without fail, that they are all rising before four in the morning, attending mangal arati-our leaders shall be careful not to kill the spirit of enthusiastic service, which is individual and spontaneous and voluntary. They should try always to generate some atmosphere of fresh challenge to the devotees, so th...

February 26, 2009 -- 5,388 views
Manohara dasa: Radhadesh Administrative Council is looking for department head of Radhadesh Guesthouse. Preference will be given to those who have experience with serving devotees and/or living in community, managerial experience, communications skills and basic book keeping....
February 25, 2009 -- 2,783 views
Dravida dasa: Early on the morning of Monday, February 23, Rucirangada Dasi succumbed after a long battle with cancer and passed away peacefully at her brother's home in San Diego. ...
February 25, 2009 -- 2,724 views
Tamal Krsna dasa: "The Most Sinful Activity" by HDG ACBS Prabhupada, "Humility with Determination" by Bhakti Tirtha Maharaja, "Devotee Spotlight" by Giri-govardhana dasa, "Envy: The Original Sin" by Rupa-vilasa dasa ...
February 25, 2009 -- 2,369 views
Payonidhi das: dear Vaisnavas Please accept my humble obaisences All glories to Srila Prabhupada In our stage of Bhakti it is very essential to attend mangal artik or perform it in our own home if we live outside the temple....
February 25, 2009 -- 3,775 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

On Sunday we had the ecstatic grand finale of the 6th anniversary of Vrinda Kunda Temple. All the devotees gathered beside Pavana Sarovar and after a nice hot breakfast of kichari, we began the preparations for the famous Kalash Yatra.

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February 25, 2009 -- 9,875 views
By Gopijan ballab das

Watch Sri Sri Pancha-Tattva Maha Abhisheka LIVE from Sri Mayapur. Maha Abhisheka will begin at 8am (IST) on 25th February and will continue till noon.

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February 24, 2009 -- 1,663 views
Hare KrishnaBy Shyamagopika devi dasi

To the vibrant chanting of Garuda Dandakam prayers by Balaji Swami of Tirumala Tirupati, ecstactic harinam and blowing of conch shell & ‘ulu’dvani , the garuda flag was hoisted by HH Jayapataka Swami announcing the inauguration of Gaura Purnima festival 2009.

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February 24, 2009 -- 1,539 views
By Malati devi dasi

On Thursday Feb. 21th, 2009, Day 10 of the AGM GBC Meetings in Sridham Mayapur membership was voted upon. This year, there was one new member added to the GBC Body (by unanimous vote), Her Grace Dina Sarana Devi Dasi (ACBSP), who oversee's Germany and Austria.

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February 23, 2009 -- 3,559 views
Hare KrishnaBy Manohara Dasa

We are very happy to announce that ISKCON's GBC body approved the sannyasa initiation of Yadunandana prabhu (the principal of Bhaktivedanta College)

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February 23, 2009 -- 6,765 views
By Mohan Rupa Das

Times are changing rapidly as many choose to fall in the booby but beautiful trap of love. Yes, we “fall” in love, but never “elevate” in love. This is not to portray love as a blasphemous emotion, or a taboo but to prove that the consciousness in which an activity is carried put plays a paramount role in its execution.

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February 22, 2009 -- 1,801 views
By Jagabandhu das

There's werk ta be dun! And a whole world of hungry people just waiting for them "hairy Krishna fellers and gals" to help Krishna feed them all. Let's get to it! Now is the time for Love! And more than ever before there's no time to waste. For everyone's sake.

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February 22, 2009 -- 2,631 views
Parijata devi dasi - ISKCON Communications: Sethiji met Srila Prabhupada in 1971 at Aakash Ganga, one of the first places where Srila Prabhupada resided with his disciples after returning to India from USA, and realized that he had met a great personality. He became a life-member and a staunch and loyal servant of Srila Prabhupada....
February 21, 2009 -- 4,695 views
Hare KrishnaBy Bhakti - vedanta Manor

In the early hours of this morning, amidst tears of joy, priests, farmers and congregational members witnessed the birth of a healthy female calf. This was no ordinary calf, but a symbol of reconciliation and a new era between the RSPCA and Vaishnava communities across Britain.

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February 21, 2009 -- 5,263 views
Basu Ghosh Das: Ras Bihari Das, my "number 3 son" (age 15), has posted more than 650 pictures on the internet of the recent temple inauguration program at Aravade, Maharashtra....
February 21, 2009 -- 2,963 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Tirtha das

For the last several years, strategic planning has been a major theme of the GBC meetings. Several days of the Annual General Meeting, as well as the second GBC meeting later in the year, is exclusively focused on this important theme. This year was no exception. Days four through six saw all regular work shelved and the entire Body, plus many other devotees, come together to proactively discuss the best way for the GBC and ISKCON to prepa...

February 21, 2009 -- 4,070 views
Hari-sauri dasa: Here's a couple of remembrances about Mr. PL Sethi a very loyal and faithful servant of Srila Prabhupada who, although he never took initiation, always regarded Srila Prabhupada as his guru....
February 20, 2009 -- 3,973 views
If you have Jayo+Yamaraja's e mails Can you send them to me ? I sincerly request that if you have the E mail address's of my 2 Godbrothers Yamaraja Das (BTG) Jayo das (B. I.)...
February 19, 2009 -- 2,623 views
Visvambhara das: The latest issue of the Bhaktivedanta Academy newsletter is now online. The Bhaktivedanta Academy (formerly 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. ...
February 19, 2009 -- 2,345 views
By Janmastami dasa

In the early ‘70’s, when Srila Prabhupada was arriving at the New York airport, a reporter asked, “Why have you come to the West?” “I have come”, Prabhupada replied, “to give you a brain. Your society”, he continued, “is headless.”

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February 19, 2009 -- 2,844 views
Brajahari Dasa Temple President, ISKCON, Juhu: Sethiji was 88 years old. He was a building contractor and was one of the first devotees in Mumbai who came forward to assist Srila Prabhupada in his mission to acquire and build the temple in Juhu. ...
February 19, 2009 -- 3,552 views
Balaramkrishnadas.jps: Renaissance and Reformation erected the icon of liberty on the shores of the west. Hail the free human dream!...
February 18, 2009 -- 2,427 views
Jagabhandu das: Years ago, my good friend Sripad Raghavendu Prabhu quoted to me how Srila Rupa Goswami quotes this verse, which I have in turn often paraphrased in my meager attempts to help others...
February 18, 2009 -- 2,391 views
Akrura Das: This is a big International Event that the 'City of Vancouver' is hosting. We are very proud that the whole world will be looking at Vancouver. As tiny little instruments in the mission of Srila Prabhupad, we want to take full advantage of all this global attention....
February 18, 2009 -- 2,705 views
Deena Bandhu dasa: Apparently this is a standard procedure all paramedics follow at the scene of an accident when they come across your cell phone. ICE - 'In Case of Emergency'...
February 18, 2009 -- 2,583 views
TOYNETT HALL: The Hare Krishna movement is proposing a $7 million temple and cultural center on Route 34 between Highview Terrace and Sheila Court in Old Bridge, but it faces staunch opposition from some area residents....
February 18, 2009 -- 2,727 views
Madhava Smullen: Luca Pistolese didn’t have an easy start to life. Born premature, he was placed in an incubator to care for his frail body. But a malfunction caused too much oxygen to be released into the chamber, burning his eyes. Luca would be blind for life....
February 18, 2009 -- 2,172 views
Ekalavya das: On Feb. 14, 2009 devotees of Sri Mayapur Dhama observered the special celebration of HH Gaura Govind Swami Maharaja's disappearence day festival. ...
February 18, 2009 -- 2,665 views
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