Tens of thousands of young and hip citizens of East Coast America had converged on Woodstock‚Äôs barren farm fields. Although tickets were sold for the event, no one was prepared for the size of the turnout.
As Krishna consciousness continues to spread to all corners of the world, so is a new breed of world preacher is arising. Today vibrant new methods to spread a timeless message are being discovered.
Oct 30 2009 Srila Gaurakisora dasa Babaji
Today is the disappearance day of Srila Gaurakisora dasa Babaji Maharaja, a great devotee--maha-bhagavata. He was a disciple of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura and was very renounced.
The Devi Ashram is a new International Vaishnavi Training and Retreat Centre in Brazil that will offer ladies of all ages an opportunity to come and learn or teach all aspects of a Krishna conscious lifestyle, or just relax and read/study Srila Prabhupada‚Äôs books in a good devotional atmosphere.
Oct 29 2009 The sweet lilas of Balagopala
Oct 28 2009 Will you help them continue to study in Mayapur?
Oct 28 2009 Varnasrama…The Mission Impossible
There used to be a television series in North America called MISSION IMPOSSIBLE. As kids we would watch it religiously and with rapt attention. The introduction in each series centered on describing to the would-be hero (should he choose to accept the impossible assignment) a series of endless complicated scenarios, all filled with what seemed like insurmountable obstacles.
Oct 28 2009 Helping iskcon manila food for life
Oct 28 2009 Chopping Wood and Carrying Water at Gitagrad
Oct 28 2009 Halloween Block Party Maha Harinam Kirtan 2009
Oct 28 2009 My Offering to Gurudeva Srila Prabhupada
Oct 28 2009 Discover the Virtues of Raw Milk
Vrindavana, India - On October 17, five representatives of Governing Body Commission of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), founder-acarya His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, forming an official delegation, met with Srila B. V. Narayana Maharaja, founder-acarya of the BHAKTI Trust Mission, near the pilgrimage site of Govardhana Hill, just a few miles from Vrindavana, India
Oct 27 2009 Devotees: Pessimistic or Optimistic?
Much has been said about the power of positive thinking, that the secret to success is to think positively about what you want to achieve and that such thoughts will attract positive results--practically without limit.
Oct 27 2009 WSN September 2009 - World Sankirtan Newsletter
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.
On Friday, October 9th, 2009, the students, teachers and parents of the Bhaktivedanta Swami Mission School celebrated Govardhan Puja with great aplomb and splendor.
The Conference primarily aimed to help devotees improve internal communications (within ISKCON) and coordination across India, assure ISKCON offices are in place to deal with proactive and reactive media, develop strategies to protect ISKCON‚Äôs reputation and increase its influence, identify communications opportunities and challenges and help coordinate ISKCON India‚Äôs efforts with rest of the ISKCON world.
If the enlightened leadership of mankind can catch a clue from Bhagavatam, and take note of the cause of the "pinprick through out the social body at large, wherein large scale quarrels take place over even less important issues," then there is hope
Oct 26 2009 To Be Politically Incorrect
If we look back into Vedic history we will probably find many incidents that contravene modern-day standards of human rights and discrimination. If say, a liberal human rights monitor group were to go back 5,000 years, they would likely report negatively to the UN
Oct 26 2009 Eulogy for Rajgana das
Oct 24 2009 Euro GBC minutes Villa Vrindavana 2009
Oct 24 2009 The genuine approach for Radha Kunda Bath
The author of NOI, Srila Rupa goswami gave us Upadesamrta to guide our activities and following the instructions we can become pure Vaisnavas. Vaisnavas are otherwise known as Goswamis. Go-means "the senses", and swami means "the master". Unless one controls his senses and mind can't become a Goswami.
Oct 24 2009 Suhotra Maharaja: Vaishnava Poet Extraordinaire
Shripad Suhotra Maharaja, who has departed for the Spiritual Kingdom as hinted in the following composition, was a prolific Vaishnava writer far ahead of is time. But while he walked amongst us prior to his remarkable ascension in 2007, he was known for his many talents.
Oct 23 2009 New Website
Oct 23 2009 Srila Prabhupada’s Disappearance Day
I am very grateful to Srila Prabhupada for having brought me into your association. You are his sincere followers, and many of you have been serving him for decades, from when you read or heard about him or met him in person
It‚Äôs been two weeks since the official launching of the Deepavali Damodara Festival 2009 at Sri Jagannatha Mandir, ISKCON Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (SJMKL), and what an intense two weeks it has been.
Oct 23 2009 Gainesville Homecoming Rathayatra..!!
Here in Florida, we are blessed with the opportunity to experience Lord Jaganatha's Rathayatra in more cities than anywhere else in North America. It comes as no surprise then, that the last in a line of ecstatic festivals, turned out to be, by all accounts unrivaled!
Oct 23 2009 See the Changes
The scans show Jayadvaita Swami's personal copy of the first edition of the book, with the revisions made to the word-for-word meanings and the purports. (The translations were done separately.)