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Mayapur Bubbling with Energy to Celebrate Kartik Month Festivities

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 2:18pm

The sanctity of Mayapur, Lord Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu’s birth place is non-different from Vrindavan so tens of thousands of devotees, pilgrims, tourists, senior Sanyasis are expected to throng to Mayapur during this month. 

TOVP Pujari Floor to Open in February 2020, Temple Opening in 2022

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 1:50pm

At 100,000 square feet, fundraising director Braja Vilas Das claims the pujari floor will be “the largest pujari space in the world.”The opening ceremony for the new floor on February 13th next year is expected to be a major event, similar to the chakra installation last year, which included fire sacrifices, a parade, kirtan and prasadam. 

Kartik Special | Damodarastakam (With Lyrics) l

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 6:37am

A video by Secrets of Devotion.

Winning the War Against Temptation

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 6:32am

Those who relapse aren’t always witless or will-less, they are often weapon-less.

Spiritual Reflections on ‘Joker’, A Movie about Fallible Soldiers

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 6:09am

Lacking atma-tattva, or spiritual knowledge, we forget that the "soldiers" who are supposed to protect us - the government, our family, and the society - are fallible, and we rely on them excessively.

Char Dham Parikrama Kedarnath - with Indradyumna Swami

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 2:06pm

Despite a devastating flood in 2013 which destroyed much of the infrastructure, the temple remained intact, as it has  been for 5,000 years. It was built on the order of the five Pandava brothers for the express worship of Lord Siva. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Char Dham Parikrama - Gangotri with Indradyumna Swami

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 2:02pm

Gangotri is situated not far from where Mother Ganges flows out of the Himalayan mountains. In the town of Gangotri is a beautiful temple where Mother Ganges is worshipped and people can be seen bathing in her sacred waters in the many ghats along the river. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Young Devotee Entrepreneurs Create Sustainable Products to Save the Environment

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 1:58pm

Four young sister entrepreneurs aged 8-13, from Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia, join forces to end the devastation caused by harmful plastic and chemical products by creating environmentally sustainable products in their business ‘The Eco Sisters’. 

Ireland’s Govindadvipa Mellows Makes Kirtan All-Inclusive

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 12:00pm

About ninety people took a barge across the lake for the Govindadvipa Mellows event, held on Sunday October 13th. They included devotees from counties all over Ireland; as well as some from India, Mauritius, England and Eastern Europe. Some devotees brought newcomers with them who were making their first trip to the temple.

Believers: Builders of Fraternity and Peaceful Coexistence - Divali Greetings from the Vatican

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 11:43am

The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue of the Vatican sends their cordial greetings and sincere good wishes as Hindus celebrate Deepavali on 27 October this year.

World Record for Largest Addiction Awareness Festival Set by ISKCON

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 11:27am

A world record for “Largest Addiction Awareness Festival” was awarded in the event by World Book of Records, London, to Gopal Krishna Goswami, ISKCON GBC, in presence of Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Unioun Health Minister. 

Char Dham Parikrama Visit to Yamunotri with Indradyumna Swami

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 9:13am

This video is the first in a series of four entitled, “Char Dham Parikrama”. In this segment, “Yamunotri”, we visit close to the source of the holy Yamuna river. With our eyes we see her sacred waters and with our ears we hear how she descended from the spiritual world. A special feature is beautiful footage the Himalayan mountains. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Jagannath Temple Tent Brings Maha-Mantra to Bhakti Fest

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 7:46am

Jagai Nitai Das, an active member of the Laguna Beach temple, organized the Jagannath Temple Tent this year at Bhakti Fest, which ran from September 25th to 30th at Twenty-Nine Palms near Joshua Tree in California.

Sanskrit: The Mother of All Languages

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 3:36pm

A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

Demystifying Ghosts

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 3:34pm

A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

ISKCON Mayapur Damodar Astakam, October 2019

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 3:25pm

A video by Mayapur.Tv

Paramahamster: Uncoupling - Part 3

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 1:14pm

Our "Paramahamster" comic strip follows an enthusiastic devotee as he navigates a 9 - 5 work day in the corporate world. Please check back weekly for new episodes!

Using Science in Krishna’s Service

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:32am

How can devotees trained in science and other academic disciplines best use their education in Krishna’s service? Murali Gopal Das, a Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies research associate with a PhD in Physics, embarked in June on a global tour, to encourage devotees to use science in Krishna’s service. 

America’s First Urban ‘Agrihood’ Feeds 2,000 Households for Free

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:00am

The Michigan Urban Agriculture Initiative is an agrihood centers around urban agriculture, and offers fresh, local produce to around 2,000 households for free.