Fire at Polish farm Community

4,713 Views / EMail This Post / Print This Post / Home » Fire at Polish farm Community

By Trivikrama Swami

On Friday (17 of April 2009), 10:30pm Prema Bhakti Prabhu, his wife Mayamari dd and their two boys, aged six and two, were coming back from the nama- hatta meeting in another city. As they approached their residence they saw huge flames shooting out from the building. They lived on the top of the barn where we have cows and oxes, 7 in total. Naturally they ran ahead to get the animals to safety and were just in time to do that. There were four brahmacaries who were already sleeping in another building. 30 minutes later the fire brigade came. They worked all night in extinguishing the fire. Fortunately neither man or animals suffered any bodily harm.

What are the losses?
- Young grihasta family with two small boys lost in the fire everything they possessed.
- Amit Krishna Prabhu - brahmacari from Tirupati who was the guest visiting our farm has lost in the fire his entire luggage and passport.
- Cows lost their barn and hay reserves.
- Polish ISKCON farm community lost one of the two buildings. In that building there was the barn, a flat for a devotee who is full time taking care of cows and his family, guest rooms, tool room, storage room…

How is the situation after 8 days? Young grihasta couple, cows and entire farm community is getting support from friends and devotees from all over the Poland. Many devotees are coming to the farm to offer some practical help.

How is the situation with the cows? Cows are staying under the sky and eating some fresh grass and hay kindly donated by local neighbours. Fortunately snow disappeared three weeks ago and there is some fresh grass available. Devotees are intensely thinking about arranging some secure temporary shelter for them.

What are the plans? Building was insured, but before the money will be payed it may take some time? Definitely there is a need to build new safe, secure barn for the cows and flat for devotee who takes care of the cows and his family. Construction should be finished as soon as possible because winters are very long and severe here. Temperature can go down to -30 Celsius degree.

Support Dear devotees if any of you would like to support the construction of temporary shelter for the cows or support grihasta family who has lost all of their possessions in the fire please consider making some donation to the Polish Farm Temple President’s (Raghunath Prabhu) paypal account:

Hare Krishna Thank you very much for your attention.

Yours servant, Trivikrama Swami (Regional Sec.)

Please click the "Like" button below if you haven't done so already!
4,713 Views / EMail This Post / Print This Post / Home » Fire at Polish farm Community

Comments are closed. Please check back later.


Comments are closed. Please check back later.

Home » Fire at Polish farm Community
  • Post Details

Author: Administrator Administrator's website Administrator's email
Post Date: Monday, April 27th, 2009
Categories: Appeals
Trackback: Trackback
  • Last update: Sun July 27

  • Who is online

    • 30 currently online
    • 170 maximum concurrent
    • 11742175 total visitors

    Registered users online

  • Registered users: 6292

  • Navigation

  • BC VTE Bhakti Sastri Online
  • Bhaktimarga Swami's blog
  • Bhaktivedanta Book Trust
  • Bhaktivedanta College
  • Bhaktivedanta Institute (Alachua)
  • Bhaktivedanta Manor
  • Bhaktivedanta VedaBase Network
  • Bhaktivedanta Vedabase Online
  • Cooking with Kurma
  • Darshan of SS Radha-Londonisvara
  • Dharmapatnis
  • Diary of a Traveling Preacher
  • Euro GBC
  • Forbidden Archeology
  • Gaudiya Vaisnava texts
  • Indradyumna Swami Media
  • ISKCON Bangalore Official
  • ISKCON Deity Worship Ministry
  • ISKCON Health & Welfare Ministry
  • ISKCON Ministry of Educational Development
  • ISKCON's Congregational Development Ministry
  • Iskcon-desire-tree
  • Jayadvaita Swami's personal site
  • Krishna Dharma's website
  • Krishna Lila Entertainment
  • Mayapur Academy
  • Mayapur Days
  • Mayapur International School
  • Ministry of Educational Development
  • Our Spiritual Journey
  • Parisisvara
  • Radio Krsna Central
  • Saligrama Sila site
  • Sridham Mayapura
  • The Bhaktivedanta Archives
  • The ISKCON Sannyasa Ministry
  • The Official GBC site
  • Trivikrama Swami
  • Vaisnava Calendar
  • Vaisnava Calendar Reminder
  • Vaisnava care website
  • Vanipedia
  • Vedic Astrologer
  • Vedic knowledge online
  • Vedic view on controversial issues
  • Website in Bengali language
  • Yadunandana Swami's personal site
  • Alachua Temple Live Podcast
  • Comments by author
  • Donate through searching
  • Founder Acarya
  • Incoming Links
  • Iskcon News TV Channel
  • Iskcon Radio stations
  • Iskcon Universe Feed
  • Jaya Srila Prabhupada!
  • Krishna conscious "youtube"
  • Krishna Conscious Media
  • Most commented articles
  • Most read articles
  • New Dwaraka Archived Lectures
  • Polls
  • Stats
  • Temple webcams
  • Thanks!
  • The last seven day's most read articles
  • I Am Looking Pujari Service Any Iskcon Temple Outside Of India
  • Prosperity of the Earth Culture
  • WSN June 2014 - World Sankirtan Newsletter
  • ISKCON Boston Hosts Interfaith “Field Trip”
  • The Launch Of The New Book Prabhupada Now
  • How to address a woman?
  • Tomatoes from Heaven
  • ISKCON GBC Executive Committee’s Letter to Ukrainian Devotee Refugees
  • Thirteenth Padyatra Winds through Slovenia
  • NASN June 2014 - North American Sankirtan Newsletter

    "Artwork and photos courtesy of the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust International, Inc. Used with permission"