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BBT Project Manager Helps Create Automated Systems for More Responsible Publishing of Prabhupada’s Books

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 9:06pm

Often we don’t realize how much work continues to go into producing Srila Prabhupada’s books at the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, or who is responsible behind the scenes.

DASI Creates Service Opportunities for Young Women in ISKCON

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 8:57pm

It all began when Anasuya Rico, 18, grew out of Kishori Yatra, a tour which takes girls aged 11 to 16 around North America for service opportunities and bonding fun.

Sharing Our Spiritual Culture: The Polish Festival Tour

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 2:36pm

The yearly Festival of India in Poland, organized by Indradyumna Swami and his team allows people to experience the wonderful world of Krsna consciousness in a variety of ways. Through music, dance, theater, prasadam, seminars and more, the guests are introduced to a culture that exists eternally in the spiritual sky. A culture where every step is a dance, every word is a song and blissful festivals are a daily affair. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Discovering Discomfort

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 2:30pm

Whether it’s the coldest pre-dawn hours of winter, or the staggering heat of May and June, the external conditions in Vrindavan are far from perfect.

Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram - By Hladini Feat. Steve - Baal Gopal

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 1:07pm

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Invitation to Consciousness in Science Conference 2019

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 12:36pm

An invitations for scholars and scientists for the "Consciousness in Science" Conference organized by the Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies, to be held in Gainesville, Florida, USA in January 2019. 

Ireland's Krishna Island to Host “Govindadvipa Mellows” Kirtan Mela

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 12:29pm

Local devotees and guests from all over Ireland as well as the UK and beyond are expected to attend the first Govindadvipa Mellows kirtan mela on October 13thand 14th, in one of the most idlyllic settings imaginable.

Bhakti & Science - Village to Village

ISKCON News - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 11:57am

Murali Gopal Das, a physicist based in Gainesville, Florida, during his recent summer tour in Europe has enthoused devotee scientists to work together and use their special talents for Krishna.

Paramahamster: Vegetarian Struggle - Part One

ISKCON News - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 9:05am

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!

Celebrating Sri Madhava – The Sweetest in the Whole World

ISKCON News - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 8:03am

It was the middle of the night in the monsoon season and raining heavily, and there were auspicious omens present everywhere. Lakes were full of blossoming lotus flowers and the forests with singing birds and dancing peacocks. The demigods were showering an abundance of flowers from the skies.

Happy Janmasthami!

ISKCON News - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 7:55am

Tulsi Gabbard: Janmashtami Message 2018

ISKCON News - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 7:15am

Happy Janmasthami from US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. 

GBC EC Statement about Bhakti Visrambha Madhava Swami

ISKCON News - Sat, 09/01/2018 - 7:35pm

On September 1st, 2018, the Executive Committee of ISKCON’s Governing Commission has issued the following statement about Bhakti Visrambha Madhava Swami.

The Thread of Life

ISKCON News - Sat, 09/01/2018 - 7:27pm

When we forget that divine connectivity and try to harness nature for our separate and selfish purposes, she sometimes unleashes her divine fury.

Dynamics of Guru-Disciple Relationship: What Makes it Work

ISKCON News - Sat, 09/01/2018 - 7:14pm

In general, accepting criticism is the ability to stay strong and to expand. Today people cannot handle criticism. Even the thought of it throws their status quo out of control.

Devotee Company Serves Out “Pure Bliss” to 500 Stores in the U.S.

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 1:41pm

Many devotees dream of one day having a career that doubles as devotional service. Jaya Govardhana and Haridas Thakur of growing U.S. healthy snack company “Pure Bliss Organics” have done just that.

Our Mistakes Are Not Krishna’s Plan, But Krishna’s Plan Accommodates Our Mistakes

ISKCON News - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 1:16pm

Some people say, “Everything is God’s plan.” Is it really? Are our mistakes his plan? If some people become alcoholics or commit suicide, did God plan that they ruin their lives?