ISKCON News

Subscribe to ISKCON News feed
Updates as new Articles are added.
Updated: 21 min 24 sec ago

ISKCON UK Recreates Abbey Road Album Cover to Celebrate 50th

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 10:12am

“After we celebrated ISKCON’s global 50th anniversary in 2016, I was keen to capture the mood of something quintessentially British for our own UK Golden Anniversary in 2019,” says UK communications director Mina Sharma. “And what is more British than The Beatles!”

Paramahamster: Hair Loss

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 9:02am

5 Things to do Everyday for Happiness

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:54pm

The ancient teachings of the Vedas say there are 5 things humans can do everyday to be happy. We would say that these are directly connected to an effective spiritual practice.

The Essence of Commitment Is Recommitment

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:34am

Why do we deviate? Because our mind is restless. We become committed when we learn to maintain focus in spite of our mind, not because our mind maintains focus.

Consciousness | Akhandadhi das | TEDxUniversityofEastAnglia

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:19am

A video by TEDxTalks. 

Thousands Cultivate Service Mood at Ukraine’s Bhakti Sangam Festival

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:12am

Launched in 1996 by Niranjana Swami and starting with an attendance of only 400, it grew to become one of ISKCON’s biggest festivals, with an unbelievable 12,000 devotees participating at one point.

Whale Populations in New York Harbor Are Booming—Here's Why

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 10:57am

As water quality improved and pollution levels fell, tiny oceanic life-forms such as algae and zooplankton bounced back, providing a crucial food base for a resurgence in menhaden, a schooling fish favored by whales.

D Magazine Publishes 10-Page Feature on Deity Worship at ISKCON Dallas

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 10:48am

D Magazine is available at every grocery store in Dallas, and is one of the best-selling magazines per capita in the U.S. on local newsstands. Devotees are saying that its piece – entitled “The Wild Pursuit of Bliss” – exhibits a rare look at the deeper essence of Krishna consciousness, not often found in the media.

The Caste System - Boon or Bane?

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 3:08pm

A video by Hare Krishna Television & ISKCON Desire Tree. 

Back to The Motherland - Sochi with Indradyumna Swami

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 3:04pm

A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

Radhadesh Mellows 2019 - Madhava Das

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 3:02pm

A video by Radhadesh Mellows.

France Is the First Country to Ban Plastic Cups, Plates, and Cutlery

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 2:59pm

Every year,  4.73 billion plastic cups are thrown away in France. Only 1% of these are recycled. The bold ban aims to drastically cut levels of plastic waste, and drive innovation in biodegradable products.

Hare Krishna Health Fair Makes a Proactive Stance for Devotees’ Health

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:18am

While devotees are often focused on caring for their spiritual health, our bodies are temples that we use to serve Krishna, and must not be neglected – especially as more ISKCON members become advanced in age.

Radhadesh Mellows 2018 - Day 2, Amala Harinama

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:06am

A video by Radhadesh Mellows. 

Dancing With God

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:03am

What a relief to know that the very same Lord living within our own heart is simultaneously moving in the hearts of all others, guiding, comforting and attracting us all to his eternal dance.  

UDGAAR 2019 in Delhi to Create World Record for Largest Drug Awareness Lesson

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 9:53am

The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Anti-Addiction: Making India Addiction Free’. With this, ISKCON hopes to inspire youngsters to realize their true potential in a clean, green and progressive India. The annual festival will bring in a mix of academics, dignitaries and over 8000 youngsters together to inspire, learn and celebrate life. 

Puri King Urges ISKCON Not to Hold Rath Yatra on Unspecified Days

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 9:40am

Do we celebrate festivals such as Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Mahashivaratri, Sri Ram Navami and Durga Puja on unspecified days, asks the king.

2020 ISKCON Global Conference of Devotee Attorneys To Be Held In Florida

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 9:24am

“This conference will offer devotee attorneys, jurists and law students from around the world the opportunity to meet in person for the first time," organizer Guru Gauranga Das explains.

Maha Mantra Miracle Worldwide

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:53am

A video by Fortunate People. Read article about the project on ISKCON News: https://iskconnews.org/new-fortunate-people-app-makes-spreading-the-holy-name-easy,7083/

New Fortunate People App Makes Spreading The Holy Name Easy

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:49am

Since 2016, when it was launched as an offering to Srila Prabhupada for ISKCON’s 50th anniversary, the Fortunate People project has seen devotees film people chant the Hare Krishna mantra for the first time “for love and peace.”

Pages