Founder Acharya His Divine Grace
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Outreach & Activism
Iskcon
Oct 02, 2021
Kenya’s Hare Krishna Training Centre Gives Students Ashram Experience

 Thirty-five students from local universities are currently living and developing their spiritual lives at the Hare Krishna Training Centre (HKTC) in Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya. Others are staying at satellite centers in nearby Eldoret and Juja.

Madhava Smullen
Iskcon
Sep 18, 2021
Discovering Krisna’s Will During Czech Padayatra 2021

Devotees from across Europe joined in the 2021 summer Czech Padayatra festival for a two-week-long walk across 110 kilometers from Susice to Pisek in the southwestern region of the Czech Republic. 

Nrsimha Caitanya das
Iskcon
Sep 18, 2021
Lord Mayor of the City of London Presents Queen’s Award to Food For All
On September 9th, team members of the Food For All charity were invited to meet with the Lord Mayor of the City of London William Russell, at his official residence the Mansion House, to receive the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service. Equivalent to an MBE, the QAVS is the highest award given to local voluntary groups in the UK.
Madhava Smullen
Iskcon
Sep 11, 2021
Baltimore’s “Hunger-Free Zone” Ensures No One in Ten-Mile Radius Goes Hungry

“We have to see that nobody goes hungry within a 10-mile radius,” Srila Prabhupada said during the Gaura Purnima Festival in Mayapur in 1973. Inspired by this statement, volunteers for the non-profit organization Hunger-Free Zone are ensuring that no one within ten miles of their kitchen in Baltimore goes hungry.

Madhava Smullen
Iskcon
Aug 14, 2021
ISKCON SA Blanket Drive Initiative: Warming Hearts to ISKCON, One Blanket at a Time

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/

Ravi Ramgoolam
Iskcon
Aug 14, 2021
ISKCON and GEV Get UN Environment Programme Support to Teach Eco-Friendly Values Using Bhagavad-gita

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.

Madhava Smullen
Iskcon
Aug 14, 2021
Food For Life New Jagannath Puri, South Africa Cooks 108 Pots of Prasadam on Women’s Day

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.

Madhava Smullen
Iskcon
Jul 31, 2021
Rathayatra Festivals Continue to Expand in Atlantic Canada

Devotees who live in less populated areas of Eastern Canada hold weekly in-home programs where they gather to chant the holy names, listen to lectures, and honor prasadam. In this area of Canada, they call themselves ISKCON Maritimes, which comprise of centers in Fredericton, Saint John, and Moncton, New Brunswick, and Halifax, Nova Scotia. 

Mangalananda dasa, ISKCON Maritimes
Iskcon
Jul 17, 2021
ISKCON Pakistan is Growing

For the month of May through June this year, a preaching tour was done across Baluchistan; a rural mountainous southwest region of Pakistan. 

Dr. Neeta Maheshwary and Lionel Kerbs, Sankirtana/Communications Coordinators ISKCON Pakistan
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