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By Bhurijan Das

So much of the mood of preaching that Srila Prabhupada had was, Use your life properly, it is a rare opportunity! Opportunity for what? To increase our fire of desire for Krsna, making it a blazing fire, a necessity “I have to develop a relationship with Krsna!”

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December 15, 2012 -- 2,596 views
By Sacinandana Swami

Like a beautiful palace with a closed door the dhama also requires a key to grant us entrance. This is chanting the Name. According to Sri Bhaktivinoda Thakura it is chanting the Holy Name with loving affection

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December 15, 2012 -- 2,200 views
By Madhavananda Das

Gaur Govinda Svami says in a lecture, “How can we develop sraddha, faith? By loud sankirtan. By hearing, chanting the brahma-patnis developed faith and their husbands by attachment to rituals did not. Never feel desperate… there is all optimism

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December 15, 2012 -- 2,419 views
By Mayapur Sasi dasa

For the pleasure of Srila Prabhupada this file contains the following North American results for the month of November

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December 14, 2012 -- 1,745 views
Pinaki Majumdar: I hereby enclose the painting of Mahaprabhu along with a brief sketch of Mahaprabhu.I want to sell the painting which is done in water colour(wash) of size-18"*12"...
December 14, 2012 -- 2,300 views
Nihar: The following press release has been released recently. The links to the two articles are given at the end of the press release...
December 14, 2012 -- 1,355 views
By Bhurijan Dasa

Vrndavan means naturally and spontaneously being attracted to Krsna. The all have an individual gift to offer to Krsna, but no competition, no corporate ladder, sorry. That’s just not the mood

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December 14, 2012 -- 1,739 views
By Sacinandana Swami

Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu was focused on the Holy Name and the Bhagavatam. The Bhagavatam gives the sambandha, connection between the individual soul and the Lord, and since it is rasa-sastra, it tells a lot about His names, qualities, and especially pastimes, - in the 10th canto, but even in the 1st canto Krsna comes as a charioteer as Arjuna is embarking on his new heroic deed

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December 14, 2012 -- 2,220 views
By Madhavananda Das

But the reason I do not immediately reciprocate the affection of living beings even when they worship Me, O gopis, is that I want to intensify their loving devotion

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December 14, 2012 -- 1,691 views
By Abhaya Mudra Dasi

Shri Shukadeva Gosvami: Being neglected by their husband and seeing Kritadyuti’s opulence in possessing a son, Kritadyuti’s co-wives always burned in envy, which became extremely strong

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December 14, 2012 -- 1,591 views
Bhakta Steven L. Schwartz: You were always there to promote a cause Assisting a novice Prabhupada in New York City He didn't know the rules or any laws By George's side when he wrote, "My Sweet Lord" and "Isn't It a Pity"...
December 13, 2012 -- 1,536 views
By Bhurijana Dasa

In the early days Srila Prabhupada would put some rice in front of the temple so that the devotees could offer at least some rice. The principle is one does not go empty handed

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December 13, 2012 -- 1,765 views
By Sacinandana Swami

Since the demigods are endowed with the mode of goodness, the false pride of considering oneself the Lord should certainly not affect them. When I break the false prestige of those bereft of goodness, My purpose is to bring them relief

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December 13, 2012 -- 1,910 views
By Ekanatha Dasa

The quiet sleepy hollow of Prabhupada Village will for the next few weeks resonate with the sounds of construction in the service of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada!

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December 13, 2012 -- 1,915 views
By Madhavananda Dasa

In London Srila Prabhupada was invited to an Asiatic Society for a talk. Srila Prabhupada asked, "What do they want to hear: about Krsna?" - "No, vegetarianism" - "Then we will not go"

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December 13, 2012 -- 1,781 views
By Parasuram das

Ireland was known as the "Slaughterhouse of Europe", due to its meat industry. Is it coincidental that for decades we have lived with war?

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December 12, 2012 -- 1,489 views
Partha Krishna das: The Congregational Development Ministry and His Holiness Jayapataka Swami are proud to present our new campaign to inspire all the members of International Society for Krishna Consciousness...
December 12, 2012 -- 1,926 views
Satyaraja Dasa: This book has been a long time in the making, beginning, perhaps, with Chatur-mukhi Brahma, the first created being. At the very least, it dates back to the predecessor acharyas in the Gaudiya Sampradaya, who predicted that Vaishnava dharma would come West ...
December 12, 2012 -- 1,950 views
Gunacuda dasi: We have an unexpected vacancy for a middle school English teacher because of the sudden resignation of the previous post holder due to family reasons...
December 12, 2012 -- 1,644 views
Bhakta Piyush: Pamho, AgtSP. Kindly view the Youtube link for a video on Krishna's Creation...
December 12, 2012 -- 1,323 views
By Bhurijan Das

Krsna says that the gopikas (Srimati Radhika being the topmost) are so dear to Him. And then He leaves them and goes to Mathura. How is it possible?

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December 12, 2012 -- 2,040 views
By Sacinandana Swami

The moment you are proud, you lose your vision. Humility grants perception of reality. In the words of the Bhagavatam, "the earth appears spinning due to one's spinning his eyes around" - that happens due to pride. Pride comes from a form of lust

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December 12, 2012 -- 1,667 views
By Adipurusa Das

More that 400 devotees have been able to experience the magic blessings of the japa, kirtan and Krsna-katha with serious practitioners under expert guidance in Varsana, Ter-kadamba, Krsna-kunda for 6 days

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December 12, 2012 -- 2,073 views
By Jai Sita Rani Devi Dasi

Shalini Radha, a 15 year old girl from China studying in the Mayapur International School is so talented and gifted that Jananivas prabhu (Chief Priest) has given her the opportunity to design the motifs on Radha Madhava and the Astasakhis's outfits for Gopastami

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December 12, 2012 -- 3,704 views
By Bir Krishna das Goswami

Locan Prabhu (ACBSP) has made the Prabhupada Murtis for most of the Deities of Srila Prabhupada that are worshipped in ISKCON temples around the world. Even many of the Deities that were not made directly by Locan were made from the molds that he supplied

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December 12, 2012 -- 3,034 views
Bhakta Steven L. Schwartz: His name is known throughout ISKCON He truly is one of a kind The Guru of all Guru's Guru Das is Bhaktivedanta's greatest find...
December 10, 2012 -- 1,398 views
By Rohini Nandan Das

Massachusetts' Gov. Deval Patrick celebrated Diwali in the State House on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, becoming the first sitting governor to light the Diwali Diya

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December 10, 2012 -- 1,773 views
Saci Gaurasundara Dasa: Please ISKCON Vrandavan Goshala Monthly Newsletter for December-12.This is all about monthly activities happened in our goshala last month...
December 9, 2012 -- 1,614 views
Anuradha Shivanand: The ancient Mayan calendar predicts that December 21st, 2012 will be a turning point bringing about “a giant transformation in the human race.” However, its December12th, 2012 that certainly marks “a giant transformation” on the Krishna calendar of ISKCON Durban!...
December 9, 2012 -- 1,640 views
By Vaisesika Dasa

For those whose lives have been forever improved by meeting Lord Krishna personally in the pages of the Gita, Gita Jayanti is not only a day of celebration but also a chance to express their gratitude

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December 9, 2012 -- 1,683 views
By EURO RGB Segretary

Please meet these dedicated vaishnavas by whose exemplary service Srila Prabhupada's movement keeps offering its transcendental fruits to many European countries' frustrated populations

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December 8, 2012 -- 5,227 views
By Venkata Bhatta dasa

For the HuffPost: As a general rule, Hindu-Americans love milestones and photo opportunities. When photogenic Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu elected to U.S. Congress, is sworn in to office with her right hand resting on a copy of the Bhagavad Gita, we will get both

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December 6, 2012 -- 3,097 views
Divakar Sreyas: I am pleased to offer our apartment for sale...
December 6, 2012 -- 1,911 views
Official GBC position paper

Several years ago the GBC embarked upon developing a systematic plan for the future of ISKCON. They selected several issues of primary importance to the movement and formed committees to discuss those issues. One of the committees was requested to study the divergent lines of authority within ISKCON and suggest a method for settling disagreements between them

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December 6, 2012 -- 6,028 views
Kurmaksetra Dasa: Soul Melodies is presenting 4 albums as a service to devotee community. The albums are available for streaming and download for a limited period...
December 5, 2012 -- 1,911 views
By Phalini devi dasi

Women used to be satisfied remaining out of the spotlight. Remember back in the seventies how in every shop in Loi Bazaar you could not find one woman making sales or even assisting the merchant?

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December 5, 2012 -- 5,681 views
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