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Newly Restored Footage with AI: Philadelphia Ratha Yatra 1975

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:55pm

Source: Krishna Tube 

The entire 1975 Philadelphia Ratha-Yatra festival from beginning to end. A unique combination of color film and videotape is now for the first time in HD 1080p. Stunningly restored with state-of-the-art AI technology.

Philadelphia Ratha Yatra festival with Srila Prabhupada. Video shows the whole festival including Srila Prabhupada’s arrival at the airport, then at the festival, and Prabhupada chanting and playing kartals and the gong on Lady Subhadra’s cart all the way through the processing in downtownPhiladelphia. Then we see Srila Prabhupada delivering a very inspiring address in the park at the conclusion of the parade.

Srila Prabhupada's Birthplace Land Acquired by ISKCON: New Temple Being Built

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:45pm

A program on the 125th birth anniversary of Srila Prabhupada (August 31-September 1) commemorating the place and new temple will be broadcasted directly from his birthplace from 3 PM IST on the official YouTube channel of ISKCON Kolkata.

ISKCON SA Blanket Drive Initiative: Warming Hearts to ISKCON, One Blanket at a Time

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:44pm

The Blanket Drive initiative has been going on for some years now, and this year the campaign was held in July 2021. To help Blanket Drive and Food for Life initiatives at ISKCON Port Elizabeth, contact the team or Svetadvip Das at https://iskconza.com/iskcon-temples/iskcon-port-elizabeth/

Understanding the Raksha Bandan Festival

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:43pm

Raksha Bandhan is on August 21st, which is also the full moon day, known as Raakhi Purnima.

Just Pick Up Where You Leave Off

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:43pm

Lessons From the Mahabharata: Draupadi

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:42pm

Draupadi, the famous wife of all five Pandava brothers, is such an important personality in the Mahabharata.

ISKCON and GEV Get UN Environment Programme Support to Teach Eco-Friendly Values Using Bhagavad-gita

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:26pm

ISKCON temples all over the world are being invited to reach out to their local private and public schools to ask them to register students for the Value Education Olympiad 2021.

Food For Life New Jagannath Puri, South Africa Cooks 108 Pots of Prasadam on Women’s Day

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 1:25pm

The Food For Life branch in New Jagannath Puri at ISKCON of Phoenix, South Africa – a suburb of Durban – relaunched on August 9th by preparing 108 pots of Biryani, a rice dish with vegetables. As the sun rose in the early morning, the impressive operation saw devotees cooking outside over multiple rows of wood fires against the backdrop of the New Jagannath Puri temple.

DeepLeap - Emotions in Krishna Consciousness - part 1

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:36pm

Source: Bhaktivedanta College

Emotions in Krishna Consciousness- part 1 with Devasri Radhika Devi Dasi 

A Day Out with the Mayapur Youth Sanga

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:35pm

Source: 

This is the Mayapur Youth Sanga, a group of international young devotees in Mayapur who come together for a Krishna Conscious experience.

If you wish to sponsor a sanga please donate to the following bank account or to this UPI: mayuripillai@icici Bank Name- ICICI Bank Acc Name- Mayuri Pillai Acc Number- 402401000761 Acc Type- Savings Account IFSC Code- ICIC0004024 Swift Code- ICICINBBCTS Branch Code- 004024 Branch Address- Iskcon Compound, Pilgrim And Visitors Trust, Vamsi Bhavan, Sri Dham Mayapur, Nadia, WB- 741313

Please email your name and contact info to mayapur.youth.sanga108@gmail.com, as we would like to dedicate a sanga for the sponsor!

Parsippany, New Jersey, New Developments: First Rathayatra Festival and New Temple Construction

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:35pm

The first-ever Parsippany, New Jersey, Rathayatra festival was held on Sunday, July 11th, 2021 and a new temple construction is underway. 

Lessons from the Mahabharata: Vidura

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:35pm

Behind The Scenes of the Film: Monks on Mission

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:34pm

A short film, Monks on Mission made by seven monks at ISKCON Gurugram under the guidance of temple president Rambhadra Das, has won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 24th monthly season of Tagore International Film Festival (TIFF) in early July. 

From Kitchen to Heart

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:34pm

Devotees in Gainesville, Florida, Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Srila Prabhupada’s Visit

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:34pm

Last weekend devotees celebrated the 50th anniversary of Srila Prabhupada’s 1971 vist to Gainesville, Florida, as well as his 125th birth anniversary with a three-day festival. The event, which ran from July 29th to 31st, included speeches from pioneer devotees as well as appreciative words from the Mayor of Gainesville and the President of the University of Florida.

Senior Devotees Share Prabhupada Memories With Youth for 125th Anniversary Zoom Series

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:34pm

In honor of Srila Prabhupada’s 125th birth anniversary, a special Zoom series for teens and youth will run this August, in which Prabhupada disciples will share memories of serving the ISKCON Founder-Acharya during their own youth. 

New Free Online Course on Sankirtan Leadership

Sat, 08/07/2021 - 1:33pm

The “Course on Sankirtan Leadership” is available now as a free online course for the first time. 1.5 hours of videos, a comprehensive student handbook, and other resource materials bring this course to life on your home screen. In the current times, online courses and becoming a leader in the sankirtan movement are especially relevant and this offer makes both easily accessible.

Bond of Love Interview Series: Nirmala Devi and Rangavati Devi

Sat, 07/31/2021 - 1:19pm

Source: Vaishnavi Ministry NA

Bond of Love Interview Series: Nirmala Devi and Rangavati Devi

These Interviews are simultaneously broadcast on: Youtube and Facebook. 

ISKCON Works with University in India to "Revolutionize Agriculture" in Maharashtra

Sat, 07/31/2021 - 12:57pm

ISKCON unites with an Indian agriculture university (DBSKKV) to bring about agricultural reforms and change patterns of farming in Maharashtra. 

The Last Drop

Sat, 07/31/2021 - 12:56pm

A tasty drink tastes even more when you are finishing it. It is the last drop that gives the feeling of being relished, enjoyed, along with the trace of sadness of it being over too soon. The urge to taste and enjoy is the game we get entangled in. Similar was the situation I got stuck in, after tasting the last drop of lassi, a drink relished in India during summers. Suddenly what flashed in my mind were numerous paintings of baby Sri Krishna attempting to take out makkhan (butter) from an earthen pot.

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