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  • Bhadra Purnima Participants, 2022

    Sarad Bihari dd & Advaita Acarya d Abhay Singh & Family AJ Singh & Family Sarad Bihari dd & Advaita Acarya d Sarad Bihari dd & Advaita Acarya d Tamohar d & Mantrini dd Tamohar d & Mantrini dd Anand Kishori & Abhiram d Kapoor Anand Kishori & Abhiram d Kapoor Tejasvini dd & DhiraLalita […]

  • Showing Radharani’s Lotus Feet

    Position Paper by ISKCON Deity Worship MinistryVersion 1 – September 11, 2018 Position Statement:Srimati Radharani’s lotus feet should not be ever shown publicly at ISKCON temples, whether on a daily basis or particularly on festivals such as Radhastami and Gopastami. Supporting Information: Srila Prabhupada wrote a clear written response in a letter to the head […]

  • Report on the 2022 Global Bhaktivedanta Institute Seminar

    by Nartaka Gopala Dasi From July 30-31, 2022, the Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies in Gainesville, Florida, hosted a two-day seminar titled “The Legacy of the Bhaktivedanta Institute, Toward Fulfilling Srila Prabhupada’s Vision.” When His Divine Grace AC Bhaktivedanta Swami first met Dr.Thoudam D. Singh in the early 70’s, he was so happy to see […]

  • ISKCON Relief Ukraine Report- Week 18

    This week’s report includes the visit of two generous donors who are supporting the ISKCON Relief Team Initiative. They visited Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Poland and were very nicely received by members of our ISKCON Relief Team as well as HH Sivarama Swami. Click to read full article on ISKCON News.

  • Mercy for Prisoners in Argentina

    Devotees from the town of Mendoza, Argentina came up with a plan to deliver Krishna Consciousness to state prisons. The budding program has become a success because of how much the inmates value Srila Prabhupada’s teachings, as well as the prasadam, and kirtan. Click to read full article on ISKCON News.

  • ISKCON Korea Performs Yajna for Samsung

    On June 30th, ISKCON Korea performed a special Narasimhadeva yajna, with special prayers seeking blessings for Reliance Industries Ltd for its new FPSO vessel named KG D6 RUBY. The vessel was built by Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd from South Korea. The ship will be used for transporting oil. Click to read full article on […]

  • About the Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies

    In 1974, His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada expressed his desire to “establish a Vaishnava Research Institute” to present the science of Krishna Consciousness for an intellectual audience. The following year, Prabhupada requested his disciple, Dr. Thoudam D. Singh (Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Maharaja), to establish an institute in the United States. On December 10, […]

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    Expanding Our Love

    Excerpted from a lecture by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, posted on  Dandavats.com, April 27, 2022 – .. “Everyone has affection. The cats and dogs also have affection. But our affection is wrongly placed. We are affectionate for the skin, for the body. This is wrong affection. Real affection is for the soul. […]

  • ISKCON Environmental Initiative

    ISKCON Launches Global Environmental Initiative

    by ISKCON News, April 22 – Aligned with the world celebration of Earth Day 2022, ISKCON is launching a global environmental initiative to assist local temples, communities, and families in better ‘walking our talk” by living more environmentally conscious and sustainable lifestyles.  “Many devotees think that because we’re strict vegetarians, we’ve done all we need […]

  • ISKCON Relief for Ukraine

    ISKCON Relief for Ukraine

    By ISKCON Relief, Apr 25, 2022 — Devotees from Europe and also other parts of the world have tirelessly continued their sincere endeavors to help devotees and refugees from Ukraine to find shelter, care, and support. The following figures are for week 8 of this devotee care/relief effort. [Scroll down within the article to see […]

  • Eco Fest Earth Day

    Eco Fest Earth Day – April 23, 2022

    Join us for our 4th annual Eco Fest Earth Day on April 23, from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, behind the ISKCON Alachua Hare Krishna Temple. Family friendly, with children’s activities, workshops including building with cobb, cheese making, paper making, incence and oil making demos, a herb walk, permaculture discussion, and veggie food booths. Entrance […]