ISKCON News

Subscribe to ISKCON News feed
Updates as new Articles are added.
Updated: 44 min 52 sec ago

Poem: Even After The Rivers Stop

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 11:57am

For Kids: How to Draw Narasimha Deva with Tissue Paper Mane

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 12:06pm

7-minute video with step-by-step instructions on how to draw a simple Narasimha deva face with a tissue paper mane. A video by Andrea Suares.

Give Us Back The Yamuna River - New Video by Jayadeva Das and the Bhaktivedanta Manor Children

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 11:13am

Can a video save a dead river? It may sound far-fetched, but miracles happen through public awareness—especially when Krishna Himself notices the sincere devotion of his bhaktas.

Seeking Strength in Times of Crisis

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 4:20pm

We offer our prayers for the well-being of all those affected by the pandemic. We pray for those souls who have passed away, and for their family members and friends. We also pray for those currently ill and their loved ones. And, we pray for those millions of people who suffer from the financial impact of the coronavirus and who worry for the safety of their families.

Kirtan Space to Offer Free Kirtan Course Online During COVID-19

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 11:56am

Kirtan Space, an online educational effort that started in 2016, has been revamped and will offer a free ten-week foundational kirtan course on Youtube starting May 25th. “During this time, when you may be not working and may be stuck at home, is a good opportunity to learn a new instrument,” says director Balaram Nityananda Das.  

How to Overcome Fear

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 11:36am

A video by Bhakti Lounge Sydney.

Poem: Look Within, O Mind!

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 11:34am

"Your merry rides have been thwarted, / Your house has been fenced, / Amazing you are, O mind, / You still don’t wish to be cleansed..."

Online Srimad-Bhagavatam Marathon Held to Benefit the World

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 10:34am

Devotees from the Five Truths Pancha Tattva Center in Omsk, Siberia organized a Srimad-Bhagavatam online marathon, in which the translations of all 18,000 verses were recited over ten days, from April 10th to 19th. The marathon, which aimed to inspire devotees and benefit the world during the current dark times under a global pandemic, was entitled Spiritual Victory in Seven Days.

Little Acts of Kindness

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 10:11am

Altruism is defined as having a disinterested and selfless concern for the wellbeing of others. The Bhagavad Gita 16.1-3 describes the same, daya bhutesv aloluptvam or being without greed and having mercy towards others. Putting this concern into action not only aids those in difficulty but also eases your own.

Love Note on Mother Nature

Sat, 05/02/2020 - 10:03am

" At my best of times, at my worst of times / I have always turned to and received the comfort and reassurance / of Mother Nature."

Hari Haraya Ft. Visvambhar Sheth and Vrinda Sheth

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 8:54pm

Lyrics and Mantra performed by Visvambar Sheth, Vrinda Sheth and Srikala. Video Dance Choreography by Vrinda Sheth and Ganga Devi. Song produced mixed and mastered by Srikala. Co Production by Diamond.

Leaning In, or Leaning Out?

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 8:51pm

“Let us not squander this hour of our pain” (Rilke)

Mother Ganga (Full Movie)

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:55pm

The film portrays a pilgrimage, starting at the Bay of Bengal where the Ganges enters the sea (Ganga Sagar), to Gangotri and Gomukh in the Himalayan Mountains where the Ganges appears. Director & Producer: Gunnar Raimann (Bhaktivaibhava Swami) | Genre: Documentary | Produced In: 2005 |

GBC EC Message on the Auspicious Appearance Day of Lord Nrsmhadeva 2020

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:50pm

By Bhakti Chaitanya Swami.

Hansadutta Das Passes Away

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:46pm

Born in 1941, Hansadutta grew up in New York City and joined ISKCON in 1967, becoming initiated by Srila Prabhupada in May of that year. Under Prabhupada’s direction, he helped to spread the Hare Krishna movement by preaching and opening many centers in Canada, USA, Europe, and Asia.

100 Spanish-Speaking Devotees Participate in Online Bhakti Retreat

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 9:11am

With everyone in self-isolation and practicing social distancing due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, devotees are coming up with more and more creative ways to associate with each other and hold events virtually that would previously have taken place in person.

Devotees Use New Innovations to Distribute Thousands of Books Amid COVID-19

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 9:03am

With ISKCON book distributors off the streets and staying at home due to the Coronavirus pandemic, you might think their service has completely ground to a halt. Instead, however, they’ve put all their energy into innovations such as mailing, contactless delivery, and e-books to distribute thousands of Prabhupada’s books at a time when people need them more than ever.

Arth, A 10-year-old Boy Leads Revolution to Save the Earth -- Animation by ISKCON Gurgaon Devotees

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 8:35am

Arth, a 10 year old orphan lives in year 2120. The world has turned away from Nature and God. There is rampant pollution, no vegetation and no wildlife. Food is had in form of pills. People now have no idea how nature works. An animation created by the ISKCON Gurgaon devotees.

Memories of Srila Prabhupada by Hansadutta

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 7:56am

A video by Siddhanta Das.

Norah Jones: I'm Missing You

Fri, 04/24/2020 - 11:40am

Norah Jones was meant to be in London playing a concert of music by her father, Ravi Shankar, for what would have been his 100th birthday. Instead, she shares an  at-home version of one of his western compositions, I Am Missing You (Krishna).

Pages