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Youth Ditch Cellphones For Spiritual Summer Camp in Brazilian Rainforest

ISKCON News - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:48pm

Run by Brazilian ISKCON Youth Secretary Vaikuntha Murti Das, and his wife Subhadra Dasi of ISKCON Education, the camp is now in its fourth year and has just reached a new milestone. This year, it opened its doors for youth outside of Brazil, with participants from Chile and Canada attending. 

ToVP Chakra Installation - Part 2

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 3:11pm

ToVP Chakra Installation - Part 1

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 3:10pm

ISKCON Leadership Sanga - Day 2

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 11:56am

According to Laxmimoni Dasi, who is in charge of registering the guests at the ISKCON Leadership Sanga (ILS), there are 950 devotees attending the event, coming from  all around the world, including Brazil, Nepal, Bangladesh, Australia, South Africa, South America, USA, Canada, Europe, Russia, India and a delegation of 75 people from China.

Final Two Chakras Installed Atop TOVP in Grand Ceremony

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 11:56am

The event began with an elephant parade that carried the murti of Srila Prabhupada, along with Lord Nityananda’s sacred shoes, to the site of the towering 113 meter (370 foot) hight TOVP, which is still under construction.

Paramahamster - iSamradaya

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:49am

ISKCON Leadership Sanga - Day 1

ISKCON News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:27am

ISKCON Leadership SAnga is a gathering of gurus, temple presidents, GBC members and other formal and informal ISKCON leaders from around the globe where unity in diversity is discussed as was desired by Srila Prabhupada.

ISKCON Bangladesh Holds ‘Narottama Purnima’ Festival for the First Time in Kheturi Dham

ISKCON News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 9:45am

According to Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition, Sri Krishna Caitanya Mahaprabu left behind his Krishna-prema through Padmavati, the river Padma flowing by the side of Prematali, an auspicious holy place for the Vaishnavas.

Cancer Treatment Campaign Launched for Long-Time Back to Godhead Designer

ISKCON News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 9:45am

Back to Godhead magazine has launched an urgent Gofundme campaign to raise funds for the cancer treatment of its longest-running servant, and is asking for support from the worldwide devotee community as time is running out.

Hundred People Start Regular Chanting After Week-long Discourse in Surat

ISKCON News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 9:41am

Almost 1,500 devotees thronged to hear the discourse based on the story of Prahalada Maharaja in the Srimad Bhagavatam, delivered by Chandra Govinda Das, an eminent exponent of Srimad Bhagavatam

GBC Obtains Temporary Restraining Order Against Banning of Congregants by Brooklyn Temple Board

ISKCON News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 8:40am

On January 19, 2018, an emergency hearing was held in New York Supreme Court for Kings County on an application for a temporary restraining order (“TRO”) enjoining the Bharati Center Board led by Ramabhadra Das (the "Ramabhadra Board") “from interfering with any congregant’s attendance at worship, service and other religious functions in the ISKCON Bharati Center house of worship in Brooklyn, NY.”