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. [...]
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 [...]
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.
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).
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 […]
All glories to Sri Sri Guru and Gauranga! All glories to the Vaisnavas! nder the shelter of our dearest Syamarani Didi, Gurudeva’s daughters have been touring around different parts of Los Angeles, California, distributing books, prasadam, and kirtan.This week marks the midway point in our Gaudiya Girls two week art and book distribution tour. So […]
he IPBYS Prison Program, which has sent sets of Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s books to over 200 prison libraries, and individual books to thousands of inmates, continues to organically expand. This beautiful program not only reaches the hearts of incarcerated individuals, but also so many devotees who join us to participate in the program. Click […]
Submitted by Vasanti dasi A few days after New Years, some devotees went back to Tacloban for more prasadam and book distribution (Yadunath and Govinda prabhus (from Manila), Jayadeva, Madhava-priya, Rasabihari and Yasomati-nandana prabhus (from Baguio). They drove the 3 day drive to get there and I joined them a few days later by flight. […]
Wonderful devotees of IPBYS Philippines are out on the street, tasting and sharing the nectar of transcendental book distribution and the chanting of the Holy Names [...]
Every month we feature one of the English publications of Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, respective to the corresponding book-of-the-month featured in the 2013-2015 Vaisnava Calendar. This month’s featured book is Srimad Bhagavad-gita, the timeless instructions given by Sri Krsna to Arjuna on the battlefield of Kuruksetra. This edition, translated to English from the Hindi edition by […]
Submitted by Hamsagati prabhu, a taxi driver in Los Angeles: For more than 15 years i have been able to present books as gifts to approximately 32,000 passengers. Some have commented about the book when we met again. I prep some people to consider the spiritualdimension but mostly it is a “gift of appreciation” after they pay […]
As Krsna consciousness is a personal philosophy, our desire for the IPBYS Prison Program is that it is as personal of a program as it can be, despite the fact that communicating with inmates is done by snail mail and slow. For over a year now, Bhagavati-kanta prabhu and the small sanga in North Carolina […]
Submitted by Caitanya das Jaya Sri Sri Guru and Gauranga and Jaya Sri Sri Radha Vinodha Bihariji and Radha Ramana Bihariji! When I first came in India, Srila Gurudeva told me, “If you want to please me, then wherever you go, distribute my books“. For the last five years I distributed Srila Gurudev`s books in […]
Bhaktifest By the mercy of Mahaprabhu, the foretelling of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura that East and West will join in chanting Hare Krsna, singing and dancing, and the divine empowerment that Srila Prahbupada brought to America, is all culminated at the Bhaktifest in Joshua Tree held every September. Srila Prabhupada has written in his purport to […]
September 2013 | By Janardan das By Krishna’s arrangement I have moved to Seattle again. In the last month many things have happened and I feel I am being inspired and motivated by Guru, Vaisnavas, and Krishna to do more book distribution. I have been going to organic grocery stores, library’s, Co-Ops, yoga studios, spiritual […]
I heard a few days ago about a Pride festival happening around my city for this coming weekend from the front page the newspaper that gets delivered to my building. I noticed that the front cover photo was taken at the park just a two minute walk from my home and after reading a bit […]
Submitted by Vasanti dasi One of the Food Vendors at Shaktifest and Bhaktifest is the Bliss Cafe. They are devotees who have a restaurant in San Luis Obispo, California (http://www.blisscafeslo.com/). I met David, one of the owners at a festival over the summer and he told me he would be happy to keep books on […]
With our Srila Gurudeva’s mercy GVACS Malaysia have printed the following books: 1. Beyond Liberation – English and Tamil version 2. Secrets of the Undiscovered Self – English and Tamil version 3. The Essence Of Bhagavad Gita – English and Tamil version 4. Guru Devatatma – English and Tamil version 5. Siva Tattva – Tamil […]