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What Is Empathy?

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 6:38am

What is the best way to ease someone's pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.

The Joy of Devotion Documentary Is Now Available in Five Languages Worldwide

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 11:59am

The film is now available for public screening and home streaming in English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Hungarian. 

Paramahamster: Bloop

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 8:04am

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!

Govardhan Eco-Village’s Ayurveda Center Transforms Lives

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 5:20am

Hidden away in the verdant Sahyadri mountain range in Maharashtra, some ninety kilometers from Mumbai, is Govardhan Ayurveda, a healing center that could change your life. 

Are We In Control Of Our Senses?

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 4:47am

The material energy binds us in this material world by our senses. The more we try hard to enjoy here our senses becomes wild and strong.  And instead of we being in control of our senses our uncontrolled senses take control of our lives.

Rex Weyler - Environmental Destruction

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 4:15am

Rex Weyler lays out the facts on the current state of environmental degradation. He makes the powerful claim that we are destroying our real wealth – rivers, forests and diversity – for the false wealth that is money.

ISKCON New Talavana, USA

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 4:09am

A video by Atharva Kharkar.

Gadai-Gauranga - the Lord Gauranga of Gadadhara Pandita

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 2:06am

Gadadhara was the most intimate companion of Mahaprabhu and was very dear to Him.  Whenever Mahaprabhu became too overcome by his ecstasies, Gadadhara would calm him.

Padayatra Spreads Holy Names Throughout Lithuania

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 1:54am

The group traveled a total of 1,000 kilometers by bus, starting in Kedainiai in the middle of the country, and ending in the resort city of Palanga on the West Coast. Along the way, they stopped in eleven cities, putting on two events each day.

Training Shiva the Ox to Stand and Stop

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:03am

The Ox Training Seminar at New Vraja Dhama, Hungary, held April 17-24, involved training oxen by voice commands. Before the seminar, there were a few young oxen who were in the early stages of being trained by voice commands at New Vraja Dhama. Shiva was one of those oxen, and Balabhadra (William E. Dove) showed how to train Shiva to stop and stand. A video by ISCOWP.

Bhagavad Gita As It Is Presentation At Libri The Largest Bookshop Chain in Hungary

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:46am

The book has been available in translation for many years in Hungary, but could only be obtained through book distributing devotees. However, 2019 has been announced to be the year of Bhagavad Gita in Hungary, therefore the organizers thought it was timely to make the Gita available through bookshops.

Govardhan Eco Village Receives the Indian Circular Economy Award 2019

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:23am

During the 3rd Edition of the Circular Economy Symposium this year, ISKCON Govardhan Ecovillage (GEV) receivedthe Indian Circular Economy Award in the NGO category. 

Governor of Jakarta Attends Rathayatra in Indonesian Capital

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 4:48am

This year, on June 30th, ISKCON devotees celebrated the Lord of the Universe in the capital city, Jakarta, as part of the “Jakarnaval” cultural parade, a major tourist attraction.

Sri Jagannath Ratha Yatra Puri - 2019

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 1:52am

Stunning 4K images.

Current and Future ISKCON Managers Learn Prabhupada’s Principles of Servant Leadership

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 10:58am

Twenty-six current and future leaders recently took the ISKCON Leadership and Management Course in New Jersey, which focused on sixteen principles of servant leadership espoused by Srila Prabhupada.

Mind Your Mind Before Minding Anyone Else’s Mind

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 10:22am

When someone’s misbehavior irritates us, we may tell them off: “Why are you letting your mind take you for a ride?”

First-Ever Krishna Homeschool Convention To Be Held in Chicago

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 10:00am

Sri Sri Kisore Kisori Mandir will host grahasthas who are currently homeschooling their children, or considering it as an option for the future, for a first of it's kind "Krishna Homeschool Convention" to be held on Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14. 

Archival Footage: One of the First Harinamas in Russia (1991)

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 3:01am

Archival video of Indradyumna Swami leading harinama in Moscow on September 26, 1991 during the final days of the Soviet Union. With the government in disarray, 3 months later the communist state fell. 

Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura – The Saviour of the Disciplic Succession

Sun, 07/07/2019 - 10:30am

It is the 19th century, the British have already colonized India and western influence has already started taking its shape in Bengal. The British along with Bhadralok (the members of social elite) have already belittled Hinduism and Gaudiya Vaishnavism was no exception. In this period of chaos a great personality - Kedarnath Dutta - took birth amongst the Bhadralok.

ISKCON Farms Make Progress as New Vrindaban Hosts 2019 Conference

Sun, 07/07/2019 - 10:13am

2019 marks the 50t hanniversary of cow protection in ISKCON, so it’s an excellent time to look at and celebrate that progress. And this year’s North American Farm Conference will take place where it all started – New Vrindaban, West Virginia.