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Parabhakti das: I would like to inform you about an initiative that has great potential for our preaching. In autumn later this year, the International Humanist Movement is organizing the international event "World March for Peace and Non-Violence"....
February 18, 2009 -- 2,316 views
By Jagabandhu das

My Father-in-law was at first alarmed by the framed photo of Srila Saraswati Thakur adorning our living room wall captioned with His Divine Grace's bold declaration that "...Western civilization must be crushed."

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February 18, 2009 -- 2,870 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

Yesterday, our Prison Preaching team went for their regular program in the Bharatpur Jail, just 40 km. from Vrindavan in Rajasthan. They were very wonderfully surprised when they reached the jail, the prisoners were having Srimad Bhagavatam class.

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February 18, 2009 -- 3,157 views
By Ila devi dasi

As part of the regular Saturday practical Krishna Conscious activities, children from the Sri Mayapur International School went on harinama around Srila Prabhupada’s Samadhi on Saturday afternoon.

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February 18, 2009 -- 1,383 views
By Mahadevi dasi

And again, another miracle….. Goura Prema dasi, aspiring disciple of Lokanath Swami and performing Kathak classical dance for Maharaj’s Festivals since she was 3 yrs old, stunned the audience with her swirling and twirling!

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February 18, 2009 -- 2,602 views
By Ravindra Svarupa dasa

In modern times, disbelief has so far entered into the essence of our existence, that both faithlessness and faith have become fundamentally two varieties of faithlessness.

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February 18, 2009 -- 1,586 views
By Gopijana

In another FIVE days, devotees from all over the world will arrive in holy dhama to celebrate Gaura Purnima festival in this spiritual center. Festival Committee has carefully planned many festivities so that the visiting devotees get more spiritually uplifting experiences and carry the same mood in their preaching fields.

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February 18, 2009 -- 1,058 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Tirtha das

The second day of the GBC meetings opened with a presentation by the Law Book Committee. Aniruddha Prabhu presented the progress of the committee in revising the current law book which contains constitutional principles, action orders, rules of order, administrative guidelines and governing law.

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February 16, 2009 -- 3,994 views
Hare KrishnaBy Ananda Tirtha das

The 2009 Annual General Meeting of ISKCON's Governing Body Commission commenced with arati and guru-puja kirtana to Srila Prabhupada, who is present in murti form in the meeting hall. Apart from the large murti, this year there is a small murti of Srila Prabhupada fixed on a beautiful altar near the Chairman's seat.

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February 13, 2009 -- 3,903 views
Karnamrita das: The stark reality of Kali's age wars, bodily hatred and violence poverty, starvation, new epidemics many diseases, types of slow deaths....
February 12, 2009 -- 2,290 views
Karnamrita das: Uncovering the Blue Flute Player from the "Blues" My material life’s ideals— to be happy and fulfilled by meaningful, loving relationships, useful work complementing my nature helpful to others, making a difference in the world....
February 12, 2009 -- 2,470 views
VOICE Newsletter Team: V.O.I.C.E. News Letter for the month of January'09 is more colourful with more and more inspirational articles, preaching news.etc...
February 12, 2009 -- 2,470 views
Jayo das: I am writing to request your prayers for Yamaraja prabhu: he is suffering from a bone cancer! Let him stay with us to continue his service at BTG, or let him be able tp leave his body in full KC...
February 12, 2009 -- 2,255 views
Janardana dasa: On behalf of Sri Krsna Balaram Mandir we would like to extend our humble invitation to all the Vaishnavas all over the world for our post Gaura Purnima Festival which will be held from March 15th to 22nd...
February 12, 2009 -- 1,806 views
By Kesava Krsna Dasa

There is something called “treadmill” yoga. One can walk and run for miles on a treadmill and sweat until one drops, but one is going nowhere in particular. Is there any wonder why the path of devotion appears to be an immense slog?

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February 12, 2009 -- 3,780 views
Hare KrishnaBy Deena Bandhu dasa

This is one of the best times of the year as the weather is very pleasant and it is not so hot like after Mayapur Festival. Since our festival ends on the 22nd, then everyone has time to reach Mayapur for the Maha-abhisheka on Feb. 25th.

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February 12, 2009 -- 2,710 views
By Matsyavatara Dasa

Only he who is free inside, by the application of abstinence (yama) and prescriptions (nyama), can think independently and freely decide, acting with emotional detachment and with no interest for the result of his actions but only constructively in favor of all creatures

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February 12, 2009 -- 3,273 views
By Radhaprema Devi Dasi

The official opening of the temple in Aravade is set to turn the usually quiet bucolic village into a buzzing, spiritual wonderland, with thousands of cosmopolitan devotees from all over the world descending to engage in the festival, unarguably a first for this pastoral land.

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February 9, 2009 -- 11,158 views
By Krishna Kathamrita Magazine

We are pleased to announce that issues #194 and 195 of Sri Krishna Kathamrita Bindu magazine have been posted. You can read or download from the link included

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February 9, 2009 -- 2,018 views
Kancana-valli Devi Dasi: Several devotees have been working on a new website for Radhadesh temple to better serve the needs of the many different kinds of visitors to the site....
February 8, 2009 -- 2,055 views
Jagabandhu Dasa: A few weeks ago, my good friend Raghavendu Prabhu joked about someone he knew being 'kicked out of the temple' for chanting "Nitai," because he had apparently begun to chant "tiny" instead....
February 8, 2009 -- 2,300 views
By Svavasa das

40 years ago this June, Srila Prabhupada personally installed the beautiful deities of Sri Sri Rukmini Dwarakanatha with his own hands. He would often teach his disciples the process of Deity worship, by lovingly worshiping these small Radha Krishna deities himself.

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February 7, 2009 -- 2,373 views
Hrimati dasi: From our humble beginnings when we lived and operated out of a bamboo hut with a single cow in a small barn next to it, we have now expanded for the sake of Gopal Soft Toys production and our cows....
February 6, 2009 -- 2,018 views
Rohini devi dasi: For now, I offer mouth watering burfies made with local, creamy organic milk, and several varieties of cookies, and I am hoping to expand the repertoire in the near future....
February 6, 2009 -- 2,572 views
Kasisvar das: Tribhuvanesh Das is well-known for his melodious tunes of Hare Krishna maha-mantra, which became famous as a part of The Laksmi Nrisimha Travelling Sankirtan Tour of HH Indradyumna Swami....
February 6, 2009 -- 3,267 views
By Rasananda das

The mangala arotik prayer selected by the Acarya of ISKCON, His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada is Sri Gurvastakam - Eight Prayers glorifying the Spiritual Master by Srila Visvanath Cakravarti Thakur.

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February 6, 2009 -- 5,567 views
By Dravida Dasa

This year, as always, we request you to submit your homages to Srila Prabhupada for his Vyasa Puja book by April 15. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF E-MAIL ADDRESS.

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February 5, 2009 -- 2,130 views
Bhakta Piyush: If anyone is interested to memorize Bhagavad Gita verses, live, over the internet along with H.H. Danavir Goswami Maharaj, they can do so by visiting the following site......
February 5, 2009 -- 2,692 views
Friends of Vrindavan: Friends of Vrindavan has organized a three days basket making training programme from the used plastic carry bags to find livelihood for the poor women. ...
February 5, 2009 -- 2,084 views
Ravi: Brahma Kund, or Brahm Teerth, located near the northern gate of the famous Rangji Temple in Vrindavan is mentioned in the Varaha Purana. ...
February 5, 2009 -- 2,034 views
By Vaisnavis

We hope this compilation will preserve for posterity Srila Prabhupada’s legacy of exchanges with his women disciples and will illumine still more facets of his glories – how his reciprocation with them endeared his women disciples to him and gave them life-long inspiration and guidance.

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February 5, 2009 -- 2,835 views
Lee Wei Ling: The writer is director of the National Neuroscience Institute and Lee Kuan Yew's daughter (Lee Kuan Yew is the former Prime Minister of Singapore)...
February 5, 2009 -- 2,384 views
By Idaho Statesman

It's like watering the roots of a tree. When you water the roots, the leaves and branches automatically get watered

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February 4, 2009 -- 2,224 views
By Isvara Krishna das

As you probably know 2009 is a double Darwin anniversary: the British naturalist was born 200 years ago and his 'The Origin of Species' was published 150 years ago.

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February 4, 2009 -- 4,102 views
By Matsyavatara Dasa

In the Vedic and Pauranic cosmogonical perspective, the dimmed beings, asuras, are always depicted engaged in planning to conquest and dominate the universe, just like in Christian theology Lucifer or Mephistopheles keeps on hatching plots and setting traps to assert his power.

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February 4, 2009 -- 2,892 views
Radhanath Swami: There is no possibility of common devotees getting along if leaders are fighting, if leaders are not respecting each other, and that respect has to come from the heart....
February 3, 2009 -- 2,259 views
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