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By Kesava Krsna Dasa

We sometimes think of ourselves as being good adjudicators of who is serious in Krishna consciousness, and who is not. Who is pure, or not. Expecting that “More people will leave Krishna consciousness than stay,” we easily become proud of being one of the “privileged few” to remain.

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November 30, 2010 -- 3,884 views
By Radhikakrpa Devi Dasi

“I will never come back to Bangkok” were the words I uttered to myself way back in the year 2007 on the journey home from a preaching trip to Sydney, Australia. I was upset and annoyed as I had forgotten my copy of Caityana Caritamrta in the taxi to Bangkok airport. Frankly I detested the place for that

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November 30, 2010 -- 4,660 views
By Radharaman dasa

n the heart of UK’s financial district of Canary Wharf, over 200 bankers and traders assembled 512 feet high in Barclays skyscraper for an evening event to celebrate the message of Diwali with His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami

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November 30, 2010 -- 3,923 views
By Lakshman das

In the Adi Varaha Purana it is stated "The fourth forest is Kamyavan, the best of all. O goddess, a person who goes there is glorified in My abode." Kamyavan fulfills all desires By bathing here one is freed from all distress

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November 30, 2010 -- 4,358 views
ISKCONResolve: This service provides confidential, impartial, informal assistance to devotees who have concerns, conflicts, complaints, or disputes arising from or affecting their participation in ISKCON...
November 30, 2010 -- 2,002 views
Jason Lambert: If you have been seeking a set of high quality, large Gaura-Nitai deities online then you know it doesn't take long to realize the futility of your search. Murtis like this must be special ordered...
November 30, 2010 -- 4,284 views
Jagannath Dasa: Our house is for sale at 1106 Dimmocks Mill Rd, Hillsborough, NC. The house is adjacent to the New Goloka temple property...
November 30, 2010 -- 2,505 views
By Su-gita Vani devi dasi

His samadhi will come up in the gosala gardens of the Krishna Balaram Mandir in Vrindavan. To those who were familiar with Maharaj’s personality, this venue, with its peace and quiet, complete with cows and monkeys, appears to be the perfect choice for his samadhi

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November 29, 2010 -- 4,112 views
By Giriraj Swami

I just participated in the 24-hour kirtana with Madhava, Bada Haridasa, and other devotees in Alachua, on Krishna. com. It was one of the most powerful kirtana experiences I have ever had, even from afar.

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November 28, 2010 -- 3,613 views
By Daily Herald

Should a turkey have attended dinner at the Krishna temple on Thursday, it would have been as an honored guest. All guests are welcome by Krishna devotees who celebrated the holiday with a vegetarian feast

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November 27, 2010 -- 2,067 views
By Anandini Padayachee

They [the masses] must have their illusions at all costs; they turn instinctively, as the insect seeks the light, to the rhetoricians who accord them what they want. No truth, but error has always been the chief factor in the evolution of nations….

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November 27, 2010 -- 3,604 views
Gopimata dd: A Bhakti - infused yoga teacher training intensive will be ofered in Kansas this Spring. This unique course ofers a holistc, in - depth overview of hatha yoga infused with the mood of devotonal love. ...
November 27, 2010 -- 3,204 views
Julie: Every month in Salt Lake City and around, ISKCON has at least one home program. Somehow for the past several months we have been attending one or the other. I am not sure what draws me there: to listen to an interesting presentation or to be a part of the invigorating Hare Krishna kirtan or simple amazement at non-Indian people being such ardent lovers of Krishna...
November 27, 2010 -- 4,319 views
Dr Prayag Narayan Misra: Among Very Important Persons (VIP) were Christine McKay, Director, Economic Development Department who was responsible for bringing more business to the city in past several years, joined by her husband Bill McKay...
November 27, 2010 -- 3,111 views
Visvambhara das: The Bhaktivedanta Academy, a Krishna-centered Pre-K thru 6th grade school located in the Alachua, Florida devotee community, is seeking applicants for the position of Teacher's Assistant...
November 27, 2010 -- 1,989 views
Akrura Das: HG Dadhiharta Prabhu was an excellent devotee and a great friend. He was an absolute 'papa bear', a bundle of joy. Crying face He will surely be missed for a long long time... I am sure he is in the shelter of Srila Prabhupada wherever he's gone....
November 27, 2010 -- 2,383 views
Pradyumna das: The I-Foundation - the education charity behind Leicester’s first Hindu state school, which is due to open next September - has launched a global hunt for a head teacher...
November 26, 2010 -- 2,307 views
Bhadra Balaram das: In a humble attempt to reach out to ISKCON's worldwide devotee community and congregation members who are able to get cheap air fares on the internet Mayapur Travel Seva has put up a simple website where you can buy online flight tickets the way you could be buying on any other website like makemytrip, yatra, etc....
November 26, 2010 -- 2,313 views
By Vijaya das

How the Prabhupada Marathon evolved is interesting. The most successful three days in book distribution history up to 1972 took place at the end of that year in Los Angeles. Three days before Christmas, the Los Angeles devotees distributed more than 17,000 pieces of literature!

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November 26, 2010 -- 3,409 views
bh. Tibor: The row of Dívali, the tea light garland, lights - the Sanskrit says it - the abundance, the growth, the holiday of the cleanness of the light, the consciousness....
November 22, 2010 -- 2,524 views
Vidvan Gauranga Das: Mayapur Online Education has launched a new course on the Srimad-Bhagavatam, "Essence of Srimad-Bhagavatam", based on Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura's systematic and thematic compilation of selected verses from the Srimad-Bhagavatam (Bhagavatarka-marici-mala)...
November 22, 2010 -- 2,899 views
Krishna Kirti Das: A gurukula is a traditional school that is run by an acharya, a brahmana who teaches young boys both primary educational topics and moral behavior. Gurukula literally means the “house of the guru.” ...
November 22, 2010 -- 1,541 views
Houston Chronicle: Houston's Tyagaraja is a mystical kind of musician, with long hair, robes and "transcendent soul-laced rock." For his upcoming free Thanksgiving show — renamed Thankstaking - Tyagaraja has invited a youth chanting group from the local International Society of Krishna Consciousness to perform in between sets...
November 22, 2010 -- 1,436 views
Bhakta Carlos: Hello!! please accept my humble obeisances my name is Bhakta Carlos. I just want to share this video of mantra jazz i performed with devotees from nicaragua...
November 22, 2010 -- 2,196 views
By Gour Govinda Swami

Prabhupada said, “You become guru.” But guru means guru. Guru means heavy, not light. “You become guru”, means to become guru in the true sense. Not an untrue or false guru. Become a true guru. That is what Srila Prabhupada was saying

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November 20, 2010 -- 3,968 views
By Radha Mohan das

On receiving the Bhagavad Gita the Prime Minister said, “I remember coming to Bhaktivedanta Manor and I enjoyed my visit immensely. Thank you. I shall keep this book in 10 Downing Street.”

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November 19, 2010 -- 4,471 views
By Varun Gogna

Over the past few years I have seen that some devotees within our society have an issue with the use of Radha Kunda tilak as opposed to Gopi Chandhan. These individuals carelessly criticize the devotees who use Radha Kunda tilak and unfortunately categorize them in the “DEVIATION” group

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November 19, 2010 -- 7,550 views
Food for Life Global: Dec 2-5 2010 – Food for Life Global, the world’s largest plant-based food relief is one of the sponsors for the East and Central Africa Vegetarian congress in Nairobi Dec 2-5...
November 19, 2010 -- 3,862 views
By Sita Rama dasa

Myself and a significant percentage of devotees in ISKCON preach that it is O.K if a woman sees her husband as a guru and worthy of worship ; but it is not required. In contrast, the husband may see the wife as the guru and spiritual leader, there are precedents in the scripture that verify this as bonafide.

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November 19, 2010 -- 6,551 views
By Amogha das

In the modern day many pastimes between devotees and the Lord in His Arca Avatar, or Deity forms are happening. There are many stories....Dreams have long been a feature of exchanges between the Lord and His devotees.

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November 19, 2010 -- 5,985 views
By Natabara das

In the following essay we will try to offer a ready reckoning into this daunting concept of the divisions of a Vedic day as understood through mathematical and astronomical perspectives.

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November 19, 2010 -- 6,298 views
By Chirag Dangarwala

Complacency is a dangerous element in the progress of Spiritual Life. It is very essential for an endeavoring spiritualist to always remember that the material world is not a place of comfort. It has been certified by the Creator, Lord Sri Krsna himself as dukhalayam and asasvatam, which means it, is full of misery and temporary

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November 19, 2010 -- 2,438 views
Bhakta Chris: SoulMelodies.com produces professional Krishna conscious albums. As a service to devotee community, it is offering high quality MP3 downloads of following albums, free...
November 19, 2010 -- 2,870 views
By the GBC Executive Committee

Maharaja was a dedicated disciple of Srila Prabhupada, and he had worked hard to spread Prabhupada's message in different parts of the world, in a number of services. He was a dedicated ISKCON sannyasi, preaching enthusiastically and effectively, particularly in the former Soviet Union.

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November 17, 2010 -- 3,527 views
By Lakshman das

Vraja Badrinath stying: Today 2nd November, It was a very wonderful event ( Mahamillan of the devotees); more than 300 devotees came from Vrindavan headed by HG Deena Bandhu Prabhu and HH Subhaga Swami Maharaja

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November 17, 2010 -- 4,935 views
Jaya Govardhana das: Pure Bliss Organics is a business dedicated to Lord Caitanya's Sankirtan movement through prasadam distribution. We manufacture granola, energy bars, and gourmet nuts and sell direct to stores all over the U.S...
November 17, 2010 -- 3,416 views
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