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 [...]
[This year, 2014, July 11 and 12 around the world (see calendar) is the disappearance day of Srila Sanatana Gosvami. We hope you enjoy the following excerpts from Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja's booklet called Siva-Tattva, wherein Lord Siva's relationship with Sri Sanatana Gosvami is beautifully described.] SRI SRIMAD BHAKTIVEDANTA NARAYANA GOSVAMI MAHARAJA brahmana in […]
The subject matter of this booklet, which is in regards to the acceptance of a bona fide physically present living sad-guru, Sri-Guru, is the holiest of holy institutions in our Brahma-Madhva-Gaudiya-sampradaya. This has been clearly explained by our Acaryas and also by the Supreme Lord Himself in numerous texts.
July 19 2013 is the Appearance Day of Srila Bhakti-vijnana Bharati Gosvami Maharaja, a close friend of our Srila Gurudeva Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja. To honor Srila Bharati Maharaja on this day, we are presenting his lecture, given in glorification of Srila Gurudeva on Srila Gurudeva’s 2013 Vyasa-puja celebration at the Jaya Sri Damodara Gaudiya Matha.
by Bhadra dasi | Man, the meal was delicious! I sat on the floor relishing it. Yes, I had tasted food as delicious as this before, on the few occasions I’d visited the Hare Krsna temple in Auckland, New Zealand, but this [...]
Rays of The Harmonist has published a special on-line magazine containing over 18 articles by our guruvarga in honour of the 100th disappearance anniversary of Saccidānanda Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura, whose unlimited compassion [...]
We are also slowly increasing our sankirtan crew. Hari das prabhu from Spain is now with us and coming out regularly, and Yasodanandan prabhu has also said he will join us from time to time (see pictures).
By Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Swami Maharaja – We should understand the tattva that Mahaprabhu spoke about and manifested, because Mahaprabhu is the supreme authority. Who is Jagannatha?
Submitted by Vasanti dasi May 16th to 18th, myself, Syamarani didi, Shivananda seva dasa, Krsnamayi dasi, and Vilasini dasi went to Joshua Tree to have a booth a book and art booth at Shaktifest. The fantastic, open-minded, open-hearted organizers of the festival also invited Syamarani didi to have an hour-and-a-half workshop at the festival. She […]