When Sri Krsna is about to go to the forest for cow-grazing, surrounded by His many thousands of cows and friends, Srimati Radhika and Her sakhis stand some distance away and perform His arcana – not with paraphernalia but by their loving sidelong glances. At that time, catching the arrow of Srimati Radhika’s glance, Krsna becomes unconscious. [...]
An ancestor of Gour Govinda Mahārāja named Śrī Gadai Giri founded the village of Gadāi-Giri in Orissa in the late 1600’s. Gadai Giri would come down from Midnapore, which today is part of West Bengal, to sell brass and metal items door-to-door. [...]
By the causeless mercy of Srila Gurudeva, Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Sri Vraja-mandala Parikrama 2014 will be performed from 6th October till 6th November 2014. Sri Vraja-mandala Parikrama was inaugurated by Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu Himself. [...]
Mahabuddhi prabhu is on a roll with working with prison chaplains throughout America to place Srila Gurudeva and Srila Prabhupada’s books in their libraries. … Nityananda prabhu in Los Angeles is keeping busy making the sets of books and mailing them to the institutions [...]
Back in the late 1970s and early 1980s, although I was on one hand enthusiastic to distribute the books of our Srila Prabhupada Bhaktivedanta Svami Maharaja for the benefit of the suffering people, my karma and lack of Krsna consciousness was such that when, sometimes, I didn’t get a big enough donation for a big book, my smile would disappear. [...]
Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Gosvāmī Prabhupāda Mahārāja introduced the ceremony of Vyāsa-pūjā in our line on his 50th birthday. From that day, every year it has been observed.
Srila Gurudeva always said that “We are all in the one family of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu” Srila Gurudeva embraced one and all – whether they came from ISKCON, or from another Math, institution or religion. All were welcomed with love and affection [...]
Somewhere between the “beef barn”, corn dog stands, and small children with electric toy machine guns, there were a handful of very sincere and fortunate souls whose hearts were ready for the message of Srila Gurudeva and the gift of Krishna.
Today is the 49th anniversary of Tridaṇḍisvāmī Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Prabhupada Mahārāja’s departure for the USA. His son Vrindavan took him to the docks in Calcutta to board the Jaladuta. Vrindavan De said that he did not know if he would ever see Srila Prabhupada again. However Srila Prabhupada went
The house in long beach was trembling in bliss. Radha and Thakur took the kirtan to such an ecstatic level that we all admitted it was the most inspired night of our tour. Many of the guests said it was the liveliest kirtan they had ever participated in. [...]
Expounded upon by Baladeva Vidyabhusana in his last commentary. This video has been put together by Matsya Avatara Prabhu and his students from ISKCON’s Govardhan Sanskrit school, Śrīmad-Bhāgavata Vidyāpīṭham.
An Invitation to the 2014 Sri Rupa Goswami Conference on Vaishnavism Vrindavana’s premier seminar on vaishnavism for over two decades under the auspices of Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja AUGUST 8 – 9, 2014 rila Rupa Goswami is revered in the Gaudiya Vaishnava community as the chief of the Six Goswamis, the direct disciples of […]
By the mercy of the Sri Guru, Gauranga and all of the Vaishnavas, we have recently concluded the 3rd Annual week long New Braj Bhakti Kids Camp! It was a grand success. We had wonderful speakers
We are very pleased to cordially invite you to the Ratha Yatra festival in Rotterdam on the 3rd of August 2014 By the divine mercy of His Divine Grace Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada and all of our Rupanuga Guru Varga, we are able to organise this Festival in Rotterdam, Holland. […]
As a small offering to our dear Srila Gurudeva, and on the request of devotees, we have been working on a series of flyers that can be printed and distributed freely [...]
by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda | We know that this procedure also has its difficulties. The mixed aptitude is really opposed to the quest for the truth. It is opposed to absolute emancipation, to the supreme function, the supreme need and the supreme goal. Its nature as well as its language is equally opposed to the quest for the truth [...]
Mother Yasoda sometimes becomes absorbed in thinking, “I cook so many preparations for Krsna, but my preparations are not up to the standard of Radharani’s. [...]“
In the last two years since it began, the IPBYS Prison Program sent sets of Gurudeva’s books to over 200 libraries.
Our preaching in Nigeria is targeted to specific audiences. One target area is the entertainment industry and media. We are getting conscious entertainers to work with and endorse our Krsna conscious activities.
The one thing that kept repeating over and over in my heart and mind, was Srila Gurudeva’s words, ”I do not want my books to remain in cold storage. (Period)!” Over and over I heard this instruction [...]