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By Jagabandhu das

A couple of years before he passed away in 2000, our good friend Rsabdev Prabhu (formerly with Spiritual Sky and the husband of Mother Kunkum) sent us a picture of Mahaprabhu with the deer from the cover of Sri Chaitanya-caritamrta, Madhya-lila Volume Seven, which we framed and have worshipped ever since.

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July 31, 2009 -- 2,867 views
By Antony Brennan

Internet access has provided ISKCON members with the opportunity to create web sites which reach out to the world in a variety of ways. These web sites become transcendental when they continue Srila Prabhupada’s mission

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July 31, 2009 -- 1,828 views
Mahavan Das: It happened!!! Starting from Thursday (today) to Sunday (2.08) you can watch the amazing festival at Woodstock!...
July 31, 2009 -- 3,390 views
Murari Sevaka: Sponsors of $108 or more will receive a unique, beautiful, gold plated flute, (maha prasadam) from to the Deity of Lord Krishna at the ISKCON Krishna Balarama Temple in Vrindavan, India...
July 31, 2009 -- 2,970 views
Jai Gopala das: This sturdy fiberglass "Tilak" brand mrdanga is made in the Philippines in the traditional style, but of modern elements constructed to withstand even the most exuberant playing....
July 31, 2009 -- 3,924 views
Payonidhi das: My dear Prahlada, may you live a long time. One cannot appreciate or understand Me without pleasing Me, but one who has seen or pleased Me has nothing more for which to lament for his own satisfaction....
July 31, 2009 -- 2,746 views
By the BBT

Would you like to see all of the changes made to the purports of Srila Prabhupada’s 1972 Bhagavad-gita As It Is? The BBT will soon be putting them all online

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July 31, 2009 -- 9,198 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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July 29, 2009 -- 1,777 views
Hare KrishnaBy Radhikakrpa Devi Dasi

The dark foggy night of 22nd December '98 transformed my life. All the activity in my life came to a standstill. My world shattered attributing to pangs of pain. ''Death'',( the most dreadful word ) often heard of barged into my life and snatched away the most lovable, most close friend to me; my dear father!

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July 28, 2009 -- 3,696 views
Hare KrishnaBy Chaitanya Charitamrita Dasa and Girish Parikh

On Saturday, July 25, 2009; ISKCON Berkeley Hare Krishna Temple celebrated Ratha Yatra in the Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. ISKCON of Silicon Valley (ISV) located in San Jose collaborated in the celebration.

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July 28, 2009 -- 7,821 views
By Jaganmohini devi dasi

I recently visited Manipur for seeing the dance drama - depicting the life and works of famous saintly king Rajrishi Bhagyachandra who had left a legacy of unique devotional services to Lord Krishna in the state of Manipur

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July 28, 2009 -- 3,429 views
By Sri Krishna Chaitanya das

With the kind blessings of Guru and Gauranga a Preacing center was inaugurated at Port Blair the Capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Benal.

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July 28, 2009 -- 4,486 views
Vrindavan Lila Dasi: A request to all devotees residing in Mayapur or titly connected with Mayapur through service to write their offerings for inclusion in hand-made community Vyasa Puja book for plesure of Srila Prabhupada....
July 28, 2009 -- 2,408 views
Muniraja dasa: On Saturday 25th July there was Sonisphere Metal music festival in the city of Pori, west coast of Finland. Our small travelling party was visiting Pori, and when we heard that Metallica, Linking Park, Machine Head and other groups are attracting 60 000 people, we decided to stay a few days more....
July 28, 2009 -- 2,315 views
Mithuna Das: Ever since Their August 2006 installation in Queens, NY, Sri Sri Krishna Balarama (Sri Sri Hari Haladhari) has showered unlimited blessings upon the devotees who have been serving them, as well as the thousands of guests who have had Their darshan....
July 28, 2009 -- 5,284 views
Citraketu dasa: The following are passages relevant to this understanding and demonstrating a progression of understanding that culminates in the pure devotion of Bhakti Yoga....
July 27, 2009 -- 2,655 views
Your servants from Iskcon Rome Temple: Hare Krishna dear devotees and friends, you are all invited on Friday 31 July 2009 to partecipate to a preaching program that will include bhajan, conference (held by H. G. Tridandi prabhu), Kirtan and Prasadam. ...
July 27, 2009 -- 2,812 views
Madhavananda Das: We are pleased to announce that issue #206 of Sri Krishna Kathamrita Bindu magazine has been posted.We pray that this issue may bring some happiness and inspiration to the devotees of Sri prema-data Nityananda Prabhu....
July 27, 2009 -- 4,109 views
JAyMiRko: Watch the SLF wedding program in Slovenia today on UStream (bkgoswami) or on the UStream box on Facebook. The program is this Sunday July 26th at 3 PM (European Daylight time) or 9AM (USA Eastern Daylight time)!!!...
July 26, 2009 -- 2,530 views
Sarvajna Krishna dasa: ISKCON in Karnataka is growing now with new projects and preaching programs in many districts. We are in need of devotees with following expertice * Fund raising * College preachers * House prorams * Lifemembership preachers * Kannada language preachers...
July 26, 2009 -- 2,363 views
Hare KrishnaBy Patita Pavana das

“Hey, Patit,” he called, “A sadhu just asked Shrila Prabhupada for initiation.” “Wow, good luck to that Maharaja,” I chuckled pessimistically. After all, we had both been Prabhupada’s disciples for a number of years, and had been in India long enough to know that most sadhus preferred to keep their distance from us “phoren bhaktas”

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July 24, 2009 -- 6,538 views
Jeyanthy Pillai: Life is tottering like a drop of water on a lotus leaf. No one will ever know when it will ever drop. And when it does drop, the leaf looks so empty. Sri Jagannatha Mandir, ISKCON KL, seems like that now, without its Chief Commander, HG Uttama Caitanya dasa. Everything seems so lifeless and empty...
July 23, 2009 -- 2,579 views
Dr. Santi Rupa devi dasi: His Grace Uttama Caitanya Dasa Brahmacari, a dear disciple of H. H. Srila Jayapataka Swami Maharaj, departed from this world suddenly but peacefully on Gaurabdha 523, Sridhara Masa, Krsna Paksa (Kamika Ekadasi, July 18th 2009) around 5 pm....
July 23, 2009 -- 3,587 views
By Hari-sauri dasa

Well, after 5 months of hard work in the heat and humidity of Kolkata, today we saw the auspicious inauguration of the Bhaktivedanta Research Centre (BRC) library. Taking advantage of the presence of both HH Jayapataka Swami and Bhakti Charu Swami in Kolkata for the Rathayatra festival, we conducted a successful opening ceremony of the library.

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July 23, 2009 -- 2,088 views
Hare KrishnaBy Indradyumna Swami

On Monday the Polish police raided our school base looking for drugs. The next day, the devotees went for harinama on the beach. Most of the devotees went by bus, and I was in a van with a few others.

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July 22, 2009 -- 4,209 views
Gopaljiukatha: My Revered Spiritual Master, by Srila Gour Govinda Maharaja, is a wonderful book. It contains lectures by Gour Govinda Maharaja about Srila Prabhupada, and a section of letters exchanged between Gour Govinda Maharaja and Srila Prabhupada, especially about the securing of the land in Bhubaneswar and the beginning of construction....
July 22, 2009 -- 3,964 views
Sri krihsna Chaitanya Das: With the kind blessings of Guru and Gauranga a Preacing center was inaugurated at Port Blair the Capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Benal. ...
July 21, 2009 -- 3,920 views
Mathura Lilesvari JPS: With shock, sadness, regret and a heavy heart we inform that His Grace Uttama Caitanya dasa bramachari a disciple of His Holiness Srila Jayapataka Maharaj and the temple president of ISKCON Sri Jagannatha Mandir, Kuala Lumpur left his body in the association of devotees ...
July 21, 2009 -- 4,868 views
Paul van Weel: On the website www.amsterdambeeld.nl we put several pictures of the Ratha Yatr-Festival on the Dam square in Amsterdam on the 19th of july 2009....
July 20, 2009 -- 2,962 views
Murari Das: We are happy to inform you that the long-awaited book Sri Bhaktisiddhanta Vaibhava (by HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami), about the life and teachings of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati, is now released and available for distribution....
July 20, 2009 -- 4,279 views
Hare KrishnaBy Jason Miller

Organizers for the Festival of India had to dig deeper into festival funds after several hiccups caused by the ongoing Toronto city workers' strike pushed them off Centre Island

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July 20, 2009 -- 1,796 views
Madan Manohar Das: Lord Siva kindly appeared as Sankaracarya, in kali-yuga, to fulfill the desire of the Supreme Lord to mislead the atheists by his mayavada philosophy....
July 19, 2009 -- 4,885 views
Payonidhi das: On the 20 july is 40 years ago since the so called moon landing. But many believe it was a hoax If you go to the Air and Space museum in Washington Dc you can touch a piece of the moon and visitors ( "pilgrims") come to touch this black stone....
July 19, 2009 -- 16,950 views
By Kesava Krsna Dasa

The ever pestering power of empirical estimations of this colossal unknown called space still challenges many of us who read the 5th canto of the Srimad Bhagavatam. In many cases our “frog in the well” boundaries reluctantly, or sceptically acknowledges the enormous proportions of universal structures described with exacting precision, seeming too certain for comfort.

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July 19, 2009 -- 7,396 views
Hare KrishnaBy Sanatan Kripa Dasa

The Car Festival (Ratha Yatra) of Lord Jagannath is one of the largest festivals of the followers of Sanatan Dharma, in Bangladesh. This year about 0.1 million of people participated in the ever-increasing procession of the Ratha Yathra Festival.

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July 17, 2009 -- 6,035 views
By Bhakti Purusottama Swami

Sri Mayapur dhama, being the world headquarters of ISKCON, devotees from all over the world have a very special attraction for Mayapur dhama and have a cherished desire to serve and stay in Mayapur.

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July 17, 2009 -- 3,442 views
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