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Vaiyasaki Kirtan Course to Pack A Year’s Knowledge Into One Week

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 1:51pm

Nueva Vrajamandala’s Instituto de Estudios Bhaktivedanta, which is hosting the course, wanted present and future generations of devotees to learn the proper standards of kirtan.

Comedian Russel Brand Buys Vegan Cookies For Entire ‘Re:Birth’ Audience

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 1:49pm

Brand’s audience at the performing arts center, Swansea’s Grand Theatre (UK) on Tuesday evening this week were treated to vegan Hare Krishna cookies; the massive order was reportedly paid for by the comedian himself.

Spiritual Teachings: Radhanath Swami at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 1:23pm

Radhanath Swami has been a Bhakti Yoga practitioner for more than 40 years, and is one of today's most beloved and respected spiritual teachers. A video by TEDxTalks.

The Mayapur TOVP Master Plan

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 1:15pm

Watch this amazing 3D video rendition of the TOVP Master Plan for a look at the future of ISKCON Mayapur, by Srisha Das and Bhakta Pavel.

Bin It!

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 5:56pm

People have lost the fortitude and resilience to stay put, tolerate the difficulties, and patiently adjust to a situation and discover the unique opportunities on offer.

Peter Cosgrove Australian Governor General Visits ISKCON New Delhi

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 4:23pm

Due to the arrival of the Australian royalty in an entourage of four cars and a Mercedes limo, the main thoroughfare (Rajadhirsen Marga) adjacent to ISKCON's Radha Partha-sarathi Mandir, was blocked off. Sir Peter Cosgrove, along with his wife, Lady Cosgrove, was the first ever Governor General of Australia to visit an ISKCON center,

Educational Series Teaches Kids About Krishna Through the Joy of Festivals

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 2:04pm

A series of PDF activity books by Urmila Dasi, now available online, teaches children about Krishna consciousness through the joyful celebration of Vaishnava festivals. Extremely popular with parents and teachers, the series is set for a more elaborately produced print version soon, and may become part of a new official ISKCON Sunday School curriculum.

Marie Avgeropoulos at Food For Life Vrindavan 2017

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:56pm

A video by

Find Out Who You Are

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:16pm

A video by Sivaram Swami.

Reincarnation - A Global Phenomenon

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:05pm

The concept of reincarnation seems to offer one of the most attractive explanations of humanity’s origin and destiny. It is accepted not only by adherents of Eastern religions or New Age spirituality, but also by many who don’t share such esoteric interests and convictions. To know that you lived many lives before this one and that there are many more to come is a very attractive perspective from which to judge the meaning of life. A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

Paramahamster: Spiritual World

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:36am

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!

Sruti Dharma Das Begins His Fight Against Cancer

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:35am

Sruti Dharma Das, Temple president at Bhaktivedanta Manor, has been diagnosed with a form of brain cancer. The news was unexpected as there had been no previous indications.

“Krishna Lunch Lane” Sign at University of Florida Commemorates Prasadam Legacy

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 1:13pm

A recent remodel of the Plaza of the Americas, the leafy main crossroads of the University of Florida (UF) campus, includes a sign reading “Krishna Lunch Lane” to commemorate the prasadam distribution program that has served students there for the past forty-five years. 

Hare Krishna Film Arrives In 92 Latin American Cities in March 2018

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 12:09pm

The Hare Krishna! film is finally arriving in Latin America. Currently, there are 92 theaters scheduled the film’s screening throughout the continent starting in March.  

200 VIPs Attend Hare Krishna! Film Premiere in Mauritius

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 11:42am

Among the audience members were the former President of the country, His Excellency Kailash Purryag; MP the Honorable Santaram Baboo; former Minister of Social Integration Suren Dayal; and former Ambassador to the United Nations Milan Meetarban.

Sivarama Swami “Vlogs” on Current Issues Rack Up 20 Million Views

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 11:29am

A series of video blogs, or “vlogs,” featuring ISKCON guru Sivarama Swami giving a Krishna conscious perspective on current issues, have racked up over 20 million views on Facebook. Devotees behind the project see it as a way forward for outreach in the Hare Krishna Movement.

Durban Festival of Chariots Celebrates Its 30th Year

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 10:21am

The Festival of Chariots in the South African city Durban celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. The four-day festival will be held between Friday March 30th and April 2nd. The entertainment is geared to show unity through diversity.

Induced Selflessness

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 9:44am

“Should I get married or become a monk? Which one is best?”