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  • Ring in the New Year at New Raman Reti!

    Let go of the old and attract prosperity and auspiciousness for the New Year. On Sunday, December 31, 2017, beginning at the 6:30 p.m. arati, and continuing to a Maha Arati at midnight, enjoy an evening of Krishna bhajans led by our talented and enthusiastic musicians. The evening will include an auspicious fire yajna at […]

  • Gita Jayanti Monday, December 21, 2015

    Gita Jayanti is Monday, December 21, 2015. We will observe this very auspicious day which commemorates the advent of the Bhagavad-gita by following the tradition and chant all 700 verses of the Gita in the Temple room beginning at 4:30 p.m. We will finish just in time for the Arati at 6:30 p.m. The program […]

  • Book Distribution / Harinama Opportunities in Area

    UPCOMING HOLIDAY HARINAMA PARADES:  THIS SATURDAY, December 12, 2015 – Christmas Parade downtown Alachua. Meet behind the Alachua Villas Apartments at 1:30 p.m. Children welcome!! THIS SATURDAY , December 12, 2015– High Springs Christmas parade. Meet near the City Hall at 6:00 p.m. ContactJagannath Charan das for more information. Looking for Cookie Bakers for distribution […]

  • New Website!

    After months of careful research, planning and development, ISKCON Alachua is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. The aim of the redesign is to make the website easier to navigate and to provide helpful and informative content on ISKCON and our temple to our worldwide audience. Our intention is  to create a richer site and […]

  • Goshala Cow Barn

    We are proud to present the new Goshala Cow Barn, one part of the eco-teaching farm project. Srila Prabhupada desired self-sufficient communities created by devotees, so that dependency on outside economic forces is minimized and a “simple living, high thinking” culture is promoted. Thanks to the generosity of many donors near and far, the new […]

  • Rally for Mukunda Goswami

    Venture up the back hills of New Govardhana Farm, to Harrison House, or by chance be at the temple at an odd time of the day and you may get the privilege of bumping into the somewhat unassuming, gentle soul known as Mukunda Goswami. Despite his humility, Mukunda Goswami is a veteran of the Hare […]

  • Calling All Devotees

    Interested in Helping Better Organize the Sunday Feast & Festivals We would like to form a committee to help better organize the Sunday Feast program and our various yearly Festivals. If you would like to take part in this please e-mail the Temple office, and we will contact you for the first meeting:  [email protected]

  • The Last Days of Bhisma Pancaka

    Kartika Vrata Will End TOMORROW WEDNESDAY, November 25, 2015   Bhisma Pancaka: The last five days of Kartika month, Sunday – Wednesday, November 22-25, 2015, are known as Bhisma-Pancaka. Grandfather Bhisma fasted for these five days, preparing to give up his life. However one observes Kartika-vrata, one should intensify it for the last five days. Bhisma-pancaka refers […]

  • Festival of the Holy Name

    We invite you to participate in the Festival of the Holy Name 2015! November 27 and 28, 2015 — 10 AM to 10 PM, November 29, 2015 — 10 AM to 1:30 PM (Thanksgiving weekend) Join together in celebration and immerse yourself in transcendental sound vibration. Experience the maha-mantra. Chant and be happy! For more […]

  • Thank You to All Who Helped Us Keep the Deities Cool

    The Altar/Pujari Room A/C Needed to Be Replaced THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to the new air conditioner for the pujari room and altar. Some devotees contributed twice once they realized we weren’t reaching the goal. We are very appreciative of your sincere service to Sri Sri Radha Shyamsundar, Sri Sri Krishna Balaram and Sri […]

  • Narayani devi dasi to Visit

    Wednesday, August 12 -19, 2015 Narayani devi dasi will be visiting New Raman Reti for one week, Wednesday, August 12 -19, 2015. She will be giving evening seminars on Srimad Bhagavatam 3.9.1-25 on Monday, August 17, 2015 and on Tuesday, August 18, 2015at 7:00 p.m. in the Temple room. Here is information on the seminars:  At the dawn […]

  • From the President’s Desk

    For a Hare Krishna devotee, taking initiation into the guru parampara of our Founder Acharya Srila Prabbhuada’s line is an major step on the path of spiritual life that takes us back to Krishna. After practicing Krishna consciousness for some time, reading and studying Srila Prabhupada’s books, following the principles, and chanting 16 rounds of […]