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ISKCON Leadership Sanga 2018 Registration Has Begun

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 9:01pm

ISKCON Leadership Sanga is a wonderful event, with over a thousand ISKCON leaders and potential leaders, from around the world attending. Many will share their skills and knowledge through a wide variety of presentations, seminars, and workshops.

Mechanistic and Nonmechanistic Science Now Back in Print

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 8:36pm

Bhaktivedanta Institute founding member Sadaputa Das’ first book, Mechanistic and Nonmechanistic Science (1981), is finally back in print. The work’s cogent critique of materialistic reductionism received attention from numerous recognized scientists, including Nobel Prize winners Eugene Wigner and Brian Josephson.

The Stolen River - Official Trailer

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 8:12pm

Six young people in India discover a major ecological disaster that we all unknowingly contribute. A documentary by Kristina Danka, Ph.D. For more information please visit

Bhaktivedanta College Announces New Yoga Teacher Training Course

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 7:36pm

Set in the beautiful Ardennes region of Belgium, next to Radhadesh’s picturesque Chateau temple, the College’s scenic, secluded campus is ideal for the study and meditation required of a yoga course.

Our Other Family Business: TOVP

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 5:23pm

We feel blessed to be engaged in serving the TOVP along with all of our ISKCON family. I’m especially grateful that our daughters have imbibed this mood of service to Srila Prabhupada as well and have understood the true value of the blessings Krishna has bestowed upon them. 

BBT Is Looking for Graphic Designers

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 5:01pm

The BBT is looking for a new cover design for the book The Journey of Self-Discovery, a collection of Srila Prabhupada's articles from Back to Godhead magazin.

Will Sex Save a Marriage?

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 4:13pm

In the non devotional world, where sex is the norm, the divorce rate, in many nations, is around 50%. So from that angle, the answer is no, sex does not assure one a successful marriage. And within ISKCON, where sex is discouraged, some estimate divorce rates are even higher. So, that begs a much larger question.

Through The Fields to Ter Kadamba

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:52pm

Ter Kadambha is a place where Krishna kept his cows, and where Srila Rupa Goswami performed his bhajan and wrote Upadeshamrita. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Bhaktivedanta Players Move Thousands of Hearts Over 40 Years

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:22pm

Originally starting out under the name “CIT (Caitanya’s Instant Theater)” in the early 1970s, the group became known as the Bhaktivedanta Players in 1976. Devotees were inspired to focus on the service when Srila Prabhupada told Mukunda Goswami that England, with its rich culture of theater, could be culturally “conquered” through drama.

Paramahamster - You Are Fired - Part 2

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 4:45pm

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!

Why We Should Stop Focusing On The Negative | Short Story with Jay Shetty

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:24pm

A video by Jay Shetty.

Diwali Fireworks Launch the Nainika Allergy Safety Campaign: Making Temples Safe for Allergy Sufferers

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:18pm

As thousands gathered for the Diwali fireworks at Bhaktivedanta Manor, the temple leaders and a host of community and political leaders, took to the stage to launch the Nainika Tikoo Memorial Trust’s allergy awareness campaign for places of worship.

Prasadam Café Gives New Orleans Diners “Good Karma”

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:49am

New Orleans is known for its seafood and meat dishes, but the Good Karma Café – only the city’s second vegan eatery – is giving people a taste for prasadam, and could change hearts in the process.

Everything Is A Miracle

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:33am

Miracles are frequently associated with God, whereas science is usually not associated with him. Science, especially when it adopts methodological naturalism, seeks natural explanations for natural phenomena, leaving God out of the explanatory framework.

Sri Krishna Rasa Yatra

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:21am

On the full moon night in the autumn season, during Krishna’s eighth year, He enacted His Rasa-lila pastimes with the beautiful young gopis of Vraja. This sweet pastime is celebrated every year by the devotees of Lord Krishna on the Rasa Purnima day, which is also the last day of the Kartik month.

Bhakti Vriksha Hands on Training Workshop in Mayapur

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:12am

The training was held in October 28th and 29th, 2017, and twenty two devotees from China, Portugal, Qatar, Nepal, Italy and various parts of India participated.

ISKCON Pakistan's 2-Day Diwali Celebrations

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 9:21am

ISKCON Pakistan celebrated Diwali with a 2-day "ISKCON Diwali Gala Festival" in Karachi. Among many dignitaries, he event was attended by Mohammad Zubair Umar Governor of Sindh. During the 2-day festivities Bhagavad-gitas, chanting beads and delicious feast was distributed to the over 2,000 people in attendance.

TOVP Report - 3 Month Marathon

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 8:49am

Parent-Son Retreats Transform Lives and Deepen Relationships

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 6:16am

A new bhakta director and youth preacher at ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai has been taking new devotees and their parents on spiritual retreats together. The results? Deeper relationships, and unfavorable parents becoming favorable to Krishna consciousness and in some cases taking up the path themselves.

Surabhi-Kunj Retreat 2017

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 6:08am

Krishna's devotees from Longmont, Fort Collins attended a spiritual retreat while staying in exquisite town of Breckenridge, in the midst of magnificent mountains of Colorado, USA.