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Balarama Jayanti at ISKCON Mayapur

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 3:14pm

The festival of swings which has been going on for the last four days; on the fifth and the final day the devotees take part in a pot breaking festival. In clay pot full with sweets swing on from the top filled with Sri Balaram’s favorite drink the Varuni, a celestial drink from honey that was sent by Varuna, God of the oceans.

Bhakti Course Based on Award-Winning Book “Wise-Love” Launches

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 3:05pm

“Wise-Love,” by Srila Prabhupada disciple Pranada Dasi, is described as “a handbook of the essence of bhakti written for a modern, Western audience.” “Wise-Love” is the book’s term for bhakti, meaning love grounded in reason and philosophy.

Vanipedia to Create Accurate Transcripts of All 2,400 Hours of Prabhupada Audio

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 3:01pm

It’s an ambitious effort. In the 1980s, Srila Prabhupada’s tape ministry had just 700 hours of audio. In the 1990s, the Bhaktivedanta Archives expanded it with another 300 hours. 

Paramahamster: Outsourced Japa

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 6:18am

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!

Mayapur Miracles

Tue, 08/06/2019 - 6:31am

The 700 acres of Sridham Mayapura land, in titles of individuals, is soon to be amalgamated so that ISKCON can official own all of it.

ISKCON Chile Conducts Its First National Census

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 9:15am

Between July 22 and November 30, ISKCON Chile is developing its first census of ISKCON Chile, with the purpose of providing statistical data of interest about the community of devotees in the country.

SoultoSoul Lifestyle Project Inspires A Revolution of Consciousness

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 9:07am

Because it’s so easily accessible online, the project could be the beginning of a soul-searching journey for busy professionals who wouldn’t otherwise have time.

ISKCON Mayapur, West Bengal

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 8:01am

A video by West Bengal Tourism,

Vedic Federation Strengthens ISKCON’s Position in France

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 7:56am

The Vedic Federation of France, a coalition of Indian-origin religious denominations and spiritual movements including ISKCON, is presenting one united voice to the French government and thus strengthening ISKCON’s position in France, where it has long been treated as a cult.

Meeting Our Emotions

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 1:36am

Sometimes, in the interests of spiritual development, practitioners avoid, suppress, or disconnect from their feelings viewing them as taboo.

Bonds of Brotherhood

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 12:21am

“Did some gypsies really save your life?” my driver, Prema-vilas dasa, asked me as the light turned green.

8,000 Learn About Simple Living, High Thinking at Krishna Valley Fair

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 12:05am

“Krishna Valley is not just for us to realize Srila Prabhupada’s vision of simple living, high thinking, but to show others that it’s accessible, and teach them how they can also live naturally while keeping God in the center, ” says Communications director Gandharvika Prema Dasi.

Nava Vraja Dhama, Hungary - Fair 2019

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 11:45pm

On the second weekend in July, about 10,000 people visited Krishna-valley, Hungary, to attend cultural programs, try tasty vegetarian meals and get acquinted with the different aspects of an environmental-friendly, God-conscious lifestyle. A video by Jaya Hari Das. 

KIRTANIYAS - Nitai Gauranga feat. MC Yogi - At Festival of Colors / Spanish Fork

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 12:06pm

A video by the Kirtaniyas. 

Why Is Vedic Knowledge Received Through Disciplic Succession?

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 12:00pm

A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

Rebuilding the Communications Team in the USA

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 10:11am

What do John Lennon, Indira Ghandi, Allen Ginsberg, Sterling Moss (Formula One Racer), have in common? They all met Srila Prabhupada. To say Srila Prabhupada, was an epic “Communications” person, is an understatement. 

Calm Before the Storm - Polish Festival with Indradyumna Swami

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 9:30am

A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Paramahamster: Padukas

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 6:22am

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!

Gurukula Student Overcomes Brain Tumor, Enters Third Year of University at 17

Sat, 07/27/2019 - 8:56am

Vraja Kishor Schomaker has been awarded a Comet transfer scholarship, and is entering his third year of college with over seventy-five credits. All this despite a terrifying battle with a brain tumor in 2017 that left him temporarily unable to read. 

Connecting

Sat, 07/27/2019 - 7:57am

At a recent meditation retreat, I learned two very helpful concepts - “it’s about connection, not concentration” and “be a receiver, not an achiever”. 

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