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New York State Appellate Court Denies Former Brooklyn Temple Directors’ Application for Injunction

ISKCON News - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 9:22am

On Sri Balaram Jayanti Mahotsava (the Appearance Day of Lord Balaram), ISKCON’s Governing Body Commission (“GBC”) and the Board of Directors of Bharati Center, Inci. (“Brooklyn Temple” or “Temple") won a notable victory in the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court.

The Mystery of Lord Krishna's Birth

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 9:21am

Many residents of Mathura believe that Lord Krishna appeared in Mathura, but the residents of Vrindavan know that He was born in Vraja, in Gokula.

Happy Janmasthami! - Madhurastakam

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 9:06am

Madhurashtakam by Shankar Mahadevan.

Sravananada Das, Disciple of Srila Prabhupada

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 11:10am

Sravananada Das served in various capacities in India, for many years, with passionate enthusiasm and vigor. He passed away in August 2019.

Anandini Dasi Passes Away at Age 84 in Russia

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 11:05am

Anandini Dasi passed away on August 18th at the age of 84. She was one of the first communications devotees in Russia.

Indian Central Government Plans to Bring Yamuna to Vrindavan Ghats; Parks to Replace Illegal Structures

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 10:43am

The Municipal Corporation was directed to prepare a proposal calling for horticultural experts and agencies to participate in the project.

Why We Hide

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 10:33am

Although “we desperately seek and desire profound connections, we are terrified of being rejected and isolated”

Srila Prabhupada on Tour: Venezuela

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 10:19am

Video clips of His Divine grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, founder and spiritual master of ISKCON, International Society for Krishna consciousness, travelling through Venezuela. Click on CC button to choose your preferred subtitles (Available languages: English, German and Spanish)

Paramahamster: Rakshasa

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 10:15am

Our "Paramahamster" comic strip follows an enthusiastic devotee as he navigates a 9 - 5 work day in the corporate world. Please check back weekly for new episodes!

Happy Janmasthami!

ISKCON News - Thu, 08/22/2019 - 9:52am

The Birth of Lord Krishna - Hindi-speaking movie with English subtitles. 

US Boys’ Summer Trip Run by Alumni for 15th Consecutive Year

ISKCON News - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 11:07am

This year, they and other chaperones took thirty-eight boys aged 10 to 17 from Italy, Colombia, Canada and around the U.S. on the Summer Trip from June 22nd to July 23rd.

New Krishna Temple Opens in Salt Lake City

ISKCON News - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 9:46am

The new temple project in Salt Lake, conveniently close to the downtown of Utah’s largest city, sits on 4 acres of land and includes the new temple building as well as an existing former school building with existing classrooms, a commercial kitchen, offices, and a large multi-purpose room.

How to Derive Maximum Pleasure from Our Senses

ISKCON News - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 10:50am

Our senses, which are mostly uncontrolled, are compared to deadly serpents. Just as a bite of a snake kills a person similarly the wild senses many a times drive a person crazy to the extent that the person destroys himself.

Hare Krishna, New Vrindaban - Part 1

ISKCON News - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 10:31am

A video by Vrshabhanu Das.

Men to Explore Confidence, Friendship and Values at MAN-tra Retreat

ISKCON News - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:50am

Over 135 men from the UK, Canada and the United States are expected to to attend this second annual retreat, which will continue to explore the theme of “being a K.C. guy in the 21stcentury.” Ages will range from 18 up and include multiple generations – last year, grandfathers, fathers, and sons were all present.

Zagreb, Croatia: National Media Covers the Bliss of Ratha Yatra

ISKCON News - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:35am

On Sunday, August 11th, Sri Sri Jaganatha, Baladeva and Subhadra made their presence for the fourth time on the central streets and squares of the Croatian capital Zagreb.

Take It To The People: The Mantra Yoga Tent at the "Polish Woodstock" Festival

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 3:29pm

The heart of Krsna’s Village Of Peace at the Polish Woodstock festival this year was our Mantra Yoga tent. There, the chanting of the Hare Krsna mantra pulsated for 18 hours a day. The special nature of those kirtans was the fact that the audience was overwhelmingly festival goers. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

A Constant Flood Of Mercy with Indradyumna Swami at Polish Tour

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 3:26pm

The Ratha Yatra parade at this year’s Pol’and’Rock Festival goes up and down the main road of the event for 4 hours each day. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.