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Yoga Teacher Training Course at Bhaktivedanta College

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:21pm

The Yoga Teacher Training Course, held in the beautiful Ardennes in Belgium, offers a unique opportunity to train with world-renowned teacher Mahayogi Gokulacandra, one of the most advanced practitioners of asanas today. This 4 week course is taught in a serene villa setting surrounded by rolling countryside that offers an escape from the stress of daily life.


ISKCON Nashik, India, Holds Its First Gita Contest For Teachers

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:07pm

After successful organization of the Bhagavad Gita contest for school children in 2014-15, wherein more than 3,000 students participated, Shikshashtakam Das (Chief, ISKCON Nashik, Maharastra, India), immediately had a thought to do it for the teachers next time.

ISKCON Turin, Italy, Opens New Center

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 11:25am

On the 5th of November ISKCON Turin, Italy, celebrated the opening of a new Temple situated near the city’s downtown.

Havi Das Delivers Krishna Conscious Message at Latin Grammys

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:19am

Srila Prabhupada disciple and popular Venezuelan musician Havi Das (Ilan Chester) delivered a deep and powerful Krishna conscious message while receiving a Latin Grammy award recently. The speech and its message of substance, amidst more typical award acceptance fare, was well received by the audience.

TOVP Update Nov 2017

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 4:29am

A video by Prananath Das, music by Agnideva Das and Jahnavi Harrison.

The Story of Eight Rescued Calves

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 4:16am

This is the story of eight calves rescued by ISCOWP members. View them back in 2014 when they were first rescued and now in 2017 after living 3 years in a protected environment at ISCOWP Cow Sanctuary in Florida. A video by ISCOWP.

Hindu Forum Gains Support to Make Hinduism Official Religion in Belgium

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 3:28pm

A delegation from the Hindu Forum of Belgium (HFB), including two ISKCON devotees, met with the King and Queen of Belgium as well as many influential Indian politicians last week in Delhi, India. Their aim was to gain support to make Hinduism an officially-recognized religion in Belgium.

Alfred Ford MBA - Program Overview

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:00pm

Welcome to the Alfred Ford School of Management Conscious Leadership MBA Program. Alfred Ford offers the rigor and academic excellence found among top MBA programs. aford.be/

Meet the Hare Krishna Monk Running One of the Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Cardiff

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 11:55am

Monks live on the outskirts of civilisation in isolation - completely dissociated from modern society, and instead engaged with spirituality and tranquility.

Paramahamster - Dandavat Parikrama

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 11:42am

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!

BBT Brazil's Crowdfunding Success for Large Scale Bhagavad-gita Print

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:56am

“Without a doubt, the most exciting element of the campaign was to see the cooperation of the devotees, leaving their differences aside and uniting in a common purpose. It was possible to see how Prabhupada's books are powerful and go beyond anything we can imagine. They are not just books, but tools for individual and collective illumination," says” BBT Brazil director Nanda Kumar Das.

Beloved Youth Organizer Braja Vallabhi Passes Away in Vrindavan

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 7:53am

Braja Vallabhi Dasi, a beloved second-generation devotee who helped organize many youth and outreach programs, passed away in a tragic car accident while on her way to attend a seminar at Govardhana Hill in Vrindavan, India, on November 11th. She was just twenty-three years old.

Maha-Mantra Featured at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Moscow

ISKCON News - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 6:50am

Married couple and ISKCON devotees Vadim Eremeev and Kira Sergeeva delivered a beautiful, soaring acoustic performance of the Hare Krishna Maha-Mantra, the bhajan “Jaya Radha Madhava,” and the chant “Sarva Mangalam” at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Moscow this October.

Raja Sabha TV on Srila Prabhupada

ISKCON News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 5:31pm

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Vice President of India Calls Srila Prabhupada an “Ambassador of Indian Civilization”

ISKCON News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 5:23pm

The Vice President of India, Mr. Venkaiah Naidu, inaugurated ISKCON's East West Cultural Festival in New Delhi yesterday. The event also saw the Indian premiere of the film Hare Krishna!, written and directed by Yadubara Das and Visakha Dasi. 

Priyavrata Loves Apple Slices and Leaves

ISKCON News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 9:58am

Priyavrata is a lover of sliced apple treats and tree leaves. Although there is plenty of grass to eat Priya likes to add to his diet. Priya has been quite peaceful and relaxed although he is king of the herd and has the personality to go with that position. He is also healthy and happy at the ISCOWP Sanctuary. A video by ISCOWP.

Mayapur - Life and Soul

ISKCON News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 9:41am

A meditation on the exquisite forms of Sri Pancha Tattva and Sri Sri Radha Madhava. Dedicated to Agnideva Das, who is recovering from illness in Sydney, Australia. A video by Prananath Das.

Paramahamster - Lota

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 1:29pm

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!

TOVP Tour - Australia, New Zealand and Fiji: November, 2017

ISKCON News - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 6:27am

This November, 2017 the TOVP Tour bringing Lord Nityananda Prabhu's Padukas (Divine Shoes) and Lord Nrsimhadeva's Sitari (Sacred Helmet) from Sridhama Mayapur will be setting foot in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji.