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The Bhaktivedanta National School in Mayapur

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 2:12pm

Children from any cultural background or religion may join the school, and Christians, Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs and ISKCON children learn and grow in harmony, having equal respect for each others’ religion and background.  

Gita Nagari Lifestyle Project Invites Devotees To Experience Village Life

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 1:42pm

Founded by Srila Prabhupada in 1974, Gita Nagari is an optimal setting to practice his vision of simple living, high thinking. It has 350 lush green acres, a vegetable garden, 80 protected cows, and its own dairy, all centered around the temple of Sri-Sri Radha Damodar.

Mayapur Tribal Convention Brings Together Tribes From Five Indian States

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 1:30pm

The ISKCON Tribal Care Initiative’s 2018 convention ran from March 30thto April 1stin Mayapur, West Bengal this spring. It drew 2,000 tribespeople from thirteen tribes in five Indian states – each with their own culture, language and dressing style.

ISKCON Representatives Promote Religious Freedom and Dialogue in South Asia

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 10:54am

Around fifty spiritual leaders, lawyers, civil society leaders, government officials and scholars attended the meeting.

Guru Das: Memories of a Western Sadhu ~ Part 3

ISKCON News - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 10:38am

A video by Barnaby Booth.

Kids' Cooking Club with Anjali: Super Awesome and Easy Popcorn

ISKCON News - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 9:48am

7-year-old Anjali Monet from the UK has started her very own YouTube channel aiming to help kids to learn how to cook. 

We May Have to Leave at Any Moment

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 9:17am

In this world too we are a traveler, we cannot live here permanently although we may wish.

Hare Krishna! Film to Premiere in London

ISKCON News - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 9:16am

The UK premiere of the film is taking place at Odeon Covent Garden, Londonin the evening of Monday 23rd April 2018.

Radhadesh Kulimela to Focus on Service and Honoring Prabhupada

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 1:45pm

As ISKCON’s second and third generations progress in their lives and Krishna consciousness, their signature festival, Kulimela, is also growing and developing in new ways with every event.

Kulimela 2008 - Radhadesh - Film

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 1:44pm

Film documenting the 2008 KuliMela festival held in Radhadesh.

Praising by Criticizing – The Paradoxical Ways of Expressing Love

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 11:08am

Mysterious are the ways of divine love. 

Forgiveness from the Heart

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 11:01am

The Hindu text, Bhagavad-gita, recommends that we shouldn’t just accept the mind’s deliberations on important matters. The mind can be a great friend, it says, but only when it is kept under the control of our higher self.

Srila Prabhupada’s Son Vrindavan Chandra De Passes Away In Company of Devotees

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:45am

Vrindavan Chandra had been the only family member present when Srila Prabhupada boarded the Jaladuta to leave for the U.S. on August 13th, 1965. He related the experience when he attended the 50thanniversary celebration of Prabhupada’s historical journey at Netaji Stadium in 2015.

Remembrance of Srila Prabhupada Jaladuta Yatra 50 Years Ago by His youngest Son Vrindavan Chandra De

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:43am

ISKCON Founder Srila Prabhupada’s youngest son, Vrindavan Chandra De, passed away at his home in Kolkata at 10:30pm on April 3rd. He had been suffering from lung cancer.

Caitanya Mahaprabhu & the Jharikhand Animals - Illustrated Story

ISKCON News - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:29am

A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

Celebrating the Spirit of Togetherness - The 30thDurban Festival of Chariots

ISKCON News - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 4:27pm

Prince Mangusutho Buthelezi (leader of the Inkhata Freedom Party and Prime Minister of the Zulu Nation) visited the festival on Saturday, 31 March. Prince Buthelezi who will turn 90 years old in August this year is currently the most senior statesman in the government cabinet.

Understanding God Through the Faith of Another - by Rukmini Walker

ISKCON News - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 4:24pm

Prayers can bind us not only to a higher power but to one another as well. Rukmini Walker points out powerful prayers from the Bhagavad-Gita reinforcing acts of humanity and loving-kindness. A video by Karuna Productions.

Tell My Ego – A Tour Around My Conscience with Dhanya

ISKCON News - Tue, 04/03/2018 - 10:48am

Dhanya's lyrics are like prayers, which, with the aid of her astoundingly beautiful voice, are fully capable of capturing the heart - sometimes by stirring it up, other times by pacifying it.