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Have You Seen a Cow Trot or Gallop?

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 9:29am

Cows rescued by ISCOWP members a year ago were let out on new pasture. Dhruva galloped, Vasanti trotted with her dewlap swaying to and thro and Kalyan and Draupadi did the same. What a joyful sight! A video by Chaya Devi of ISCOWP.

New Book Release: ‘Bhaktivedanta Manor With Photography’

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 9:23am

“Photographing at Bhaktivedanta Manor was an extraordinary experience for me in many ways”, explained Sally. “There was always a lot going on and I was accepted by the community right from the very beginning.

Tulasi Arati with Lyrics and Meaning

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 9:21am

In the Skanda Purana there is a statement about tulasi, as follows: "Tulasi is auspicious in all respects. Simply by seeing, simply by touching, simply by remembering, simply by praying to, simply by bowing before, simply by hearing about or simply by sowing this tree, there is always auspiciousness. Anyone who comes in touch with the tulasi tree in the above-mentioned ways lives eternally in the Vaikuntha world."

700 Students Receive Bhagavad-gita in Surat

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 9:13am

The program organized by Ramlila Das, a youth outreach coordinator in Surat, included skits, prayers, kirtana and a lecture by Bhakiprem Swami.

Sivarama Swami Promotes Religious and Racial Tolerance Amongst Children

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 8:37am

A school from Hertfordshire in the UK, which had been experiencing religious and racial intolerance amongst its students, made a very special visit to Bhaktivedanta Manor recently.

Yamuna Film “The Stolen River” Gets U.S. Premiere in Gainesville

ISKCON News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 12:12pm

“The Stolen River,” which deals with an issue that has been of deep concern to devotees as well as environmentalists for years now, about the pollution of the Yamuna river, received its world premiere in India in October 2015. Since then, it has won Best Green Film at the LIFFT India Filmotsav, and was in the official selection at many other film festivals.

ISKCON Chowpatty Makes Flower Festival Experience Available in Live VR

ISKCON News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 9:17am

Live Virtual Reality 360 Flower Festival 27 Jan 2018 ISKCON Chowpatty.

Guru Das on Srila Prabhupada

ISKCON News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 8:40am

A speech given by Guru Das on the occasion of the 40th Anniversary of ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai, India.

Malati Dasi on Serial Prabhupada

ISKCON News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 8:37am

4th Anniversary Celebration - ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai, India. A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

GBC Launches Devotee Care Course in Mayapur

ISKCON News - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 11:06am

The Devotee Care Committee of ISKCON Governing Body Commission has invited everyone to take part at the Devotee Care Course this Spring in Mayapur

Fortunate People Project Films 10,000 People Chanting Globally

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 1:21pm

The project is inspired by Srila Prabhupada’s statement in multiple different purports and lectures that if just one per cent of the population becomes Krishna conscious, “then the whole world will be peaceful.” 

Nourishing Body & Soul: Mayapur Aims High

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 1:17pm

Prasadam - sanctified vegetarian food - plays a vital role in everything Krishna devotees do. From doing outreach activities on the streets, to a huge festival in the temple, to a personal function, prasadam has to be there, otherwise the activity is considered incomplete.

Being Merciful to Others

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:47am

We like to think of ourselves as innocent people who are misunderstood but Krishna, in the Bhagavad-gita, has another judgment.

Protest and Reconciliation: In the Footsteps of a 15th Century Freedom Fighter

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:46am

Tens and thousands of people were out on the streets in the night carrying torches in their hands ready to be part of an extraordinary movement. If they remain silent, lock themselves in their houses and give in to the draconian dictum,  they would become like slaves without shackles.

VEGAN - The Film

ISKCON News - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 9:12am