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Nartaka Gopala dasi: Attached please find our media release and poster for the 8th Annual Festival of the Chariots and Ratha Yatra Parade in Jacksonville Beach on Saturday, May 19, 2012...
May 14, 2012 -- 1,913 views
Visakha Priya dasi: As stated in the Bible, a law was given to the man and the woman-to the man, the law of labor; to the woman, the law of bearing children. Although we, with our science, avons change tout ca, [have changed all this], the law for the man, as for woman, remains as unalterable as the liver in its place, and departure from it is equally punished with inevitable death...
May 12, 2012 -- 2,987 views
Kaisori dasi: Many devotee parents are finding that traditional schools do not offer a spiritually nourishing environment for their children, and an increasing number are choosing to homeschool. This guide will help you instill in your children strong Krishna conscious values while giving them a solid academic education...
May 12, 2012 -- 2,322 views
Bhakta Prakash: I first met His Grace Vishnumurti Prabhu in Mombasa Kenya, at the ISKCON Temple in 1989. He was taking care of the Gift shop. Every evening after his business, he would be there regularly day in and day out till 9 pm. I liked him the very first time I met him...
May 12, 2012 -- 1,695 views
By Varaharupa Dasi

When Srila Prabhupada preached in the early 60's and 70's, during the period of the hippy age, mostly all those who joined him were from the age group of 13 to 22 years, and a lot were dropouts from colleges. They were in search of something beyond material qualifications and thereby were attracted to Krishna consciousness very sincerely

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May 12, 2012 -- 3,669 views
Mahat-tattva Dasa: Dear devotees, we have just produced our first short film titled AXED. The film was a product of our experimenting with new ways of communicating Krishna consciousness to the world outside of Iskcon...
May 10, 2012 -- 5,969 views
By Venu Gita Devi Dasi

In the month of February 2012, I had the good fortune to visit Sri Vrndavana Dhama, where I filmed the Care for Cows project and interviewed its dedicated staff members. I would like to share these videos with you, and to encourage you to visit the project and its website (www.careforcows.org). Please contribute in any way you can to this go-seva

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May 10, 2012 -- 2,302 views
By Chaitanya Charan das

Few topographical changes are as tragic and traumatic as the drying and dying of a river. The disappearance of the Saraswati river thousands of years ago reduced a fertile and flourishing civilization in North-Western India to the barren expanse of the Thar Desert. Today the Yamuna River, one of the largest water resources in India, faces the same fate; the United Nations has already declared Yamuna to be a dead river

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May 9, 2012 -- 4,048 views
By Nimai Pandita Dasa

By the strength and mercy of my Gurudeva, Mahaprabhu, and the Vaisnavas, I have attempted to translate the Bangla poem "Dusta Mana" by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Ṭhakura. Your feedback will be honored

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May 9, 2012 -- 2,881 views
By Raxit Jariwalla

Here are the final results on the ‘MSF of Clearing Unwanted Things from the Heart’ that were offered at the Nrsimha Caturdasi festival held at the ISKCON of Silicon Valley (ISV) temple on Friday May 4th

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May 9, 2012 -- 2,371 views
By Kesava Krsna Dasa

For some reason the subject of womanhood and the roles they play within our midst has raised strong feelings, usually centred on celibacy and the potential for victimisation. This shows that women are not really the problem - our inordinate fixation on matters 'celibate' is the problem

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May 9, 2012 -- 9,962 views
By Nitai dasa

There is presently difficulty finding consensus on implementing Varnasrama Dharma within the devotee community according to time and place. There are different reasons for this but we won’t go into it in detail here. Instead, in the first part, we will look at why we need to start varnasrama immediately and in the second part, the practical ways to do so without letting the issues get in the way

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May 9, 2012 -- 3,655 views
By Gopal Krsna Goswami

The Hungarian Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Zsolt Semjen, Deputy Speaker of Hungarian Parliament, along with Hungarian Ambassador to India and nearly 7 other Hungarian officials arrived at 5.30 Pm. They were greeted at the main entrance of Sri Sri Radha Parathasarathi Temple by H.H. Gopal Krishna Maharaj

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May 8, 2012 -- 3,349 views
David: Photos of the Manor's celebrations of Nrsimhadeva Caturdasi 2012 - the Appearance Day of Lord Nrsimhadeva - may be found below...
May 7, 2012 -- 1,978 views
By Bhakta Kaplish

Sri Sri Jagananth Temple (ISKCON),Ludhiana commemorated the Vaishnava festival Lord Narisimha Caturdasi (The Appearance of Lord Nrisimhadev) who has an extraordinary form of half-lion and half man, with great enthusiasm and devotion

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May 7, 2012 -- 2,128 views
Saci Gaurasundara Dasa: Hare Krsna dear devotees, Please accept my humble obeisances All Glories to Srila Prabhupada All Glories to Sri Sri Guru and Gauranga All Glories to Gomata. Please receive VOICE OF COWS (ISKCON Vrandavan Goshala Monthly Newsletter) for May-12.This is all about monthly activities happened in our goshala last month...
May 7, 2012 -- 1,987 views
By Gour Govinda Swami

From a lecture on Nṛsiṁhadeva’s Appearance Day by Gour Govinda Swami 14 May 1995 Bhubaneswar

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May 7, 2012 -- 9,837 views
Samapriya dasi: The Lord declared with a mighty roar as He pulled the demon through door “My devotee cannot be terrorized, without the culprit penalized.” Upon His sacred lap He strewn the demon’s body in late afternoon. And with His nails He ripped apart, the dreadful brut of blackened heart...
May 7, 2012 -- 1,671 views
Krsnananda Das: Hare Krishna School in Auckland has a position vacant from the second of July 2012 for a qualified and motivated devotee educator. The position will come with some aspect of school management which will be appropriately rewarded...
May 7, 2012 -- 1,697 views
By Tamal Krsna Dasa

On April 29th, ISKCON Philadelphia participated in the Philadelphia Interfaith Walk for Peace and Reconciliation, a walking dialogue between Jews, Christians, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, Sikhs, Wiccans and others. The walk is an opportunity to promote religious tolerance while acknowledging areas of difference. The walk typically stops at three different houses of worship, with various activities and presentations happening at each

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May 7, 2012 -- 2,164 views
By Ananga-mohini dasi

What an awesome experience! When the concept of The Blue Mountain was announced at the Durban temple a few weeks prior to Ratha Yatra, I immediately thought that I would want to be part of this. The hype and buzz about The Blue Mountain, made it all the more exciting

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May 4, 2012 -- 2,590 views
By Dhanesvara Das

Human life is meant for growth. Although physical growth stops before several decades, emotional, psychological, intellectual and spiritual growth can and should continue throughout every person's life. In order to grow properly however, we need a proper place

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May 3, 2012 -- 3,391 views
By Divesh Maharaj

The 3rd Vedic Ecology Convention organized by the ISKCON Vaishnava Research Forum (I-VRF) was held at the Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple of Understanding, in Chatsworth, south of Durban, on Sunday 22nd April 2012. Many educators from the surrounding schools as well as various academics from the institutions of higher learning were in attendance. Members of the public, devotees and well-wishers of ISKCON also attended

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May 3, 2012 -- 2,092 views
By Abhaya Mudra Dasi

Lord Surya Narayana is a representation of The Personality of Godhead Shri Vishnu in the material world. The Sun is the father of this material universe because he controls time and gives sustenance. Whether there is not enough Sun or if there is too much of his energy—either way the Universe can be destroyed

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May 3, 2012 -- 2,956 views
Radha Mohan Das: PRESS RELEASE. LEAP is a new film about a disciple and his Guru and the choices that they make on their journey of surrender to Krishna. It is an adventure into ISKCON but also a film about religious experience in general...
May 3, 2012 -- 2,789 views
Parasuram das: The Brahma Vaivarta Purana describe a conversation between Sri Krishna and Ganga devi. The glories of our Srila Prabhupada and his activities are predicted in this conversation. Please excuse Yourik, he was animated from a photo we took during "japa time" on the Ganga journey. It was ment to be a "spot the difference" or "before and after" photograph ...
May 2, 2012 -- 1,832 views
CH: I am considering and planning to have a temple at my home. I am having the following questions to begin with: 1. Of what should the temple be made of? I am located in Mumbai, so neither too hot nor too cold. Am considering white marble. 2. What should be the shape of the temple, square, circular or rectangular? 3. What should be the preferred dimensions of the temple? I have about 7 inch tall diety...
May 2, 2012 -- 2,979 views
By Jessica M

The quick and restless energy of anticipation danced across my consciousness as I turned into the driveway of an inauspicious yellow house set in the suburbs of East Harford. Above the doorway read "Hare Krishna". I drove down the driveway and parked in the back. The sun broke through white clouds, warming my skin and spirit as I helped my son out of the ca

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May 1, 2012 -- 3,473 views
David: Please find below a few photos of Bhaktivedanta Manor's Deities taken on Srimati Sita Devi's Appearance Day 2012...
May 1, 2012 -- 1,809 views
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