Subscribe to ISKCON News feed
Updates as new Articles are added.
Updated: 30 min 37 sec ago

Jayadev’s Mantra Crew Introduces Ganesh to the Dance Music World

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 1:32pm

John Richardson (Jayadev Das) is the 72-year-old founder and drummer of the ’70s pop group The Rubettes. The band had several top ten hits including the No. 1 chart-topper “Sugar Baby Love.” “Ganesh” came about after Jayadev asked his soon to be 13- year-old granddaughter Shyama what gift she would like for her birthday.  She replied that she would like him to write her a song and record her singing it.

ISKCON Educators Meet in Mayapur for a Symposium

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 12:28pm

The ministry presented their new web platform, which was created with the intention to connect all the educators working in ISKCON and make the information about the different courses taught available to a wider audience.

Deity Worship Ministry Steps Up Training With Nine-Day North American Course

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 12:04pm

Between fifteen and thirty devotees are expected to take the course, which will run from May 29th to June 6th this year. Participants will hail from the US, Canada and Mexico and will comprise of current and aspiring ISKCON temple pujaris who have at least first initiation and are recommended by their temple authorities.

“May Mother Ganges Bless You Today”

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 11:33am

Going anywhere outside the Guru Karishni Camp was a challenge because there was a veritable flood of humanity outside its confines: an estimated 64 million people were descending upon the Mela to bathe on February 4th, the most auspicious bathing day.

The Older Brother - Kartik Parikrama with Indradyumna Swami

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 11:10am

During their 2018 Kartik Parikrama Indradyumna Swami and his group visited the village of Dauji, named after the presiding deity of the town, Dauji. Dauji means "the older brother" and is a name for Lord Balaram, Lord Krsna's older brother.

Paramahamster: Oscar Pah

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 11:04am

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!

Indian Prime Minister Modi Unveils 800 Kg Gita at Delhi Temple

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 7:01pm

Dubbed “The Astounding Bhagavad-gita,” the book measures 2.80 x 2.00 meters (9 x 6.5 ft) and is billed by its creators at the Mediterranean branch of the BBT as “the largest principle sacred text ever printed.”

Narendra Modi Visits ISKCON Delhi (Full Coverage, Hindi)

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:21pm

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the largest Bhagavad-gita in the world. 

Narendra Modi Inaugurates the Largest Bhagavad Gita in the World

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:18pm

The event took place at the ISKCON Mandir in Delhi.

Divya’s Kitchen: Where Your Feelings Matter As Much As The Food

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:11pm

Meet Divya Alter, the chef, cookbook author and co-owner of Divya's Kitchen, the first Ayurvedic restaurant in New York City, operating in the East Village at the ground floor of the Bhakti Center, fully devoted to your feelings. Feelings matter in food. Moreso, Divya explains, they matter when it comes to digestion. Many of us suffer or have suffered after a meal because we did not honor this simple rule: Eat for how you feel. Meaning, eat mindfully for balance to maximize wellness.