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BJP The Ruling Indian Political Party Appreciates ISKCON Food Relief of Haryana

ISKCON News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 9:46am

ISKCON Food Relief Foundation (IFRF) provides midday meals to 250,000 children of more than 2,000 government schools in the four districts of Haryana- Gurugram, Palwal, Kurukshetra and Faridabad. The main objective of IFRF is to provide healthy and nutritious food to the children which helps them in physical and mental development. 

Invitation to Consciousness in Science Conference 2019

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 4:30pm

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. (Video created by: Tom Chapa, Kenneth Solomon, Krisztina Danka, Ph.D. - Karuna Productions; Music by: Mikey Jay, Pond5.com, Videoblocks)

BI Conference for All Devotee Scientists Planned for January 2019

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 4:24pm

The “Consciousness in Science” Conference will be an opportunity for devotee scientists to come together, hear from others and, perhaps, present original research regarding the scientific basis of Krishna consciousness; or simply to gain inspiration and make new friends and contacts for future collaboration.

New “One World Team” Aims to Send Book Distribution Skyrocketing

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 2:13pm

Vaisesika launched the plan for a One World Team with a message that at first may seem counter-intuitive: “Be dissatisfied.” He ecouraged devotees to shoot for “a higher goal than you think you can attain.”

Tirumala Hills (Balaji)

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 1:39pm

This video takes you around the seven sacred hills of Tirumala, the abode of India's wealthiest Temple Deity -Venkateswar Swami, known affectionately as Balaji. The video by Vasudeva Das has had over one million viewers on YouTube.

Cow Culture Conference 2018 with Dr Subramanian Swamy

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 1:34pm

Speeches at the Cow Culture Conference 2018 – California.

Cow Culture Conference 2018 – California

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 1:30pm

On Sunday, May 20, 2018, a conference on Cow Culture was held at the India Community Center, Milpitas, California, USA, organized by the Om Sri Surabhi Campaign.

Women of Bhakti

ISKCON News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 11:30am

Film producer Jahnava Hauser and filmmaker Hilary Tapper take viewers on an extraordinary journey into the lives of historical and modern devotees of bhakti yoga in this groundbreaking film. Shot in India and America, it is an artistic and entertaining film that gives viewers an enlightening understanding of the bhakti or devotional tradition and how it relates to modern yoga practice.

Open Doors, Open Hearts

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 12:03pm

Vrindavana has an open door policy. Just take a stroll around the village lanes and someone will invite you in for a meal somewhere. It’s a stark contrast to our modern world, which is closed up and shut tight.

Hari Sauri Retires, Bhaktivedanta Research Centre Continues

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:52am

Hari Sauri, well-known for his Transcendental Diary book series about his time as Srila Prabhupada’s personal servant, served with the BRC since its inception in June 2009. From the beginning he was instrumental in its work collecting and preserving important historical documents of ISKCON’s Gaudiya Vaishnava lineage, according to Srila Prabhupada’s instructions. 

Being a Pujari In Mayapur: Jananivas Das

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:37am

An interview with Jananivas Das head pujari of ISKCON Mayapur. A video by Mayapur Internal Communication Department.

Life at Mayapur Institute

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:29am

A short film about the life of the students at the Mayapur Institute's new campus. A video by Gokul Damodar and team.

Mayapur Institute: “Are You Growing In Your Spiritual Life?”

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:21am

Mayapur institute paves the path for devotees' spiritual growth by in-depth analytical study of ancient scriptures facilitated by sincere practitioners. 

MC YOGI - Give Love (Music Video)

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 10:01am

Hare Krishna Temples: Philadelphia

ISKCON News - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 9:50am

A film by Vrisabhanu Das. In the late sixties the Hare Krishna devotees went to Philadelphia to open a temple. The current temple was opened in 1976 and the deities Radha Sarad-Bihari were installed a few years later. There is a popular Govinda's restaurant downtown serving sanctified vegan and vegetarian food.

Pranada Dasi’s “Wise Love” Wins At Indie Excellence Awards

ISKCON News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 12:15pm

Wise-Love by Pranada Dasi has been named the 2018 Winner in the Spirituality category at the National Indie Excellence Awards, which celebrates the best in self and independent publishing.

Paramahamster: Wedding

ISKCON News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 12:07pm

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!

Communications Minister is Distinguished Speaker at Religious Freedom Event in Washington, D.C.

ISKCON News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 6:18am

On May 8, 2018, the Religious Freedom Institute (RFI) held a policy briefing on Capitol Hill with government leaders, academics, and experts on religious freedom issues, including ISKCON’s Minister of Communications, Anuttama Dasa.  

Train Song - The Journey of Life

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:02am

Life is a journey but many are blissfully unaware of its final destination. Music and video by Dr. Sahadeva Dasa.

Social Media Made Easy

ISKCON News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:57am

He’s a multimillionaire, an entrepreneur, a master at business start-ups, a social media genius and a devotee. And on Saturday 20th May, Ajita Das shared his skills and experience with devotees, teaching them how to use social media to spread Krishna Consciousness even more.