Permanent Prabhupada Art Gallery to Open in Malaysia
Baroda Temple Forms Committee to Steer 50th Anniversary Celebrations
A permanent art gallery entitled “Walking with Srila Prabhupada – The Path of Perfection” is set to open on August 30th in Malaysia.
An Eternal Relationship: Prabhupada’s Fourth Visit to New Vrindaban
Basughosh Das, President of the Baroda temple said, “We want to encourage the congregation to take an increasing part in the 50th Anniversary celebrations.
ISKCON UK Launch 50th Anniversary Celebrations
June 21st, 1976 was a normal day at the Pittsburgh International airport until a group of Krishna devotees from New Vrindaban appeared.
ISKCON 50th Anniversary Program at the Himalayas
A celebration to mark the launch of a year of events to commemorate 50 years of ISKCON was hosted on Saturday 20th June by ISKCON UK.
50th Anniversary Briefing Pack Launched to Help Local Temples Plan Celebrations
On June 24th, a day-long celebration was held at the famous Sri Badarinath Temple, in Badarikashram, Uttarakhand, India.
Hindu Catholic Relations Promoted at Washington, D.C. Event
The briefing pack provides a list of potential events and ideas so that local temples will find it easy to customise.
50th Anniversary Website Launched
Most significantly for ISKCON members, Vatican Council II redefined how the Catholic Church sees and engages with the non-Catholic religious traditions.
Prabhupada’s Diaries Available as ISKCON’s 50th Nears
The website will be the hub for all communications, resources and news about the 50th anniversary which will be celebrated in 75 countries from August 2015 to December 2016.
Sri Lanka to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Prabhupada’s Journey to U.S.
The two books will be celebrating their twentieth year since publication this year and next year respectively.
Strengthening The Vision: Prabhupada’s Third Visit to New Vrindaban
ISKCON worldwide is gearing up for 2016, when the society will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its registration in New York City.
Vanipedia to Translate Prabhupada’s Gita Introduction into 108 Languages
This article is part of a series connecting New Vrindaban, ISKCON's first farm community, to the grand visions by Srila Prabhupada.
Safe Temple Awards to Show ISKCON’s Unified Commitment to Child Protection
The dynamic online encyclopedia of Prabhupada’s words are planning to making Prabhupada audios available on Youtube with subtitles in 108 languages.
2015 Communications Seminar To Be Held in Radhadesh, Belgium
As part of its ongoing efforts for child safety, ISKCON’s North American Child Protection Office will kick off 2016 with its first annual “Safe Temple” awards.
New Coordinator Talks Exciting Plans for ISKCON’s 50th
This year, ISKCON Communications Europe invites devotees from outside of Europe as well to discuss important international strategies and issues.
Day 5 of the ISKCON GBC Meetings Focuses on ISKCON's 50th Anniversary
After a worldwide search, the Executive Committee for ISKCON’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations has appointed Romapada Das as its International Coordinator.
The Bhagavat Dharma Experience: Prabhupada’s Second Visit to New Vrindaban
The fifth day of the Annual General Meeting of ISKCON’s Governing Body Commission focused on celebrating the 50th anniversary of ISKCON.
ISKCON’s 50th Plans Ramp Up, Search On For New Coordinator
Over 500 devotees and guests had flooded in from all over the US for the biggest public event ISKCON had so far.
North American Leaders Focus on Kirtan, 50th Anniversary, TOVP
As plans for ISKCON’s 50th anniversary in 2016 ramp up, thel 50th Anniversary Committee is on the lookout for a new international coordinator.
A Swami’s Dream Comes to Life: Prabhupada’s First Visit to New Vrindaban
Sixty leaders of ISKCON Temples in North America met in Dallas for four days, to prepare for the upcoming 50th Anniversary of ISKCON in 2016.
ISKCON Communications Prepares for 50th Anniversary, Seeks Funds for Next Phase
A cluster of devotees waited at the entrance to the West Virginia property, hearts beating with anticipation.
Srila Prabhupada Envisions a “New” Vrindaban
ISKCON Communications Ministry is looking back on decades of gaining support for Prabhupada’s society.
ISKCON India Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Prabhupada’s Leaving for U.S.
In 1968, Prabhupada was issuing instructions about the community: “The Ashram may be named as "ISKCON-Nagari or New Vrindaban.”
Fifty Padayatras to Celebrate ISKCON’s Fiftieth Anniversary
ISKCON celebrates both Prabhupada’s leaving Kolkata on a steamship on August 13th, 1965, and his arriving in Boston.
ISKCON Begins Plans For 50th Anniversary
ISKCON’s Padayatra Ministry has been active since its creation in 1991, and padayatras (walking festivals, usually with bullock carts) are still happening today in different parts of the world. The Ministry's goal is to celebrate ISKCON’s 50th birthday with 50 padayatras, starting from March 2014 till the end of 2016.
On July 11, 1966, Srila Prabhupada officially registered his International Society for Krishna Consciousness in New York. At the time, he had one small storefront on New York’s Lower East-Side, and a handful of students. Today, there are nearly four hundred ISKCON centers all over the world, and thousands of ISKCON devotees. ISKCON is now gearing up for its 50th anniversary, with plans for celebratory events all over the world throughout 2016.