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A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Jan 12, 2019
Kaliyaphani Das Passes Away After A Life of Service

Kaliyaphani Das, an English disciple of Srila Prabhupada known for being multi-talented and always ready to serve – as an actor/director, book distributor, kirtan leader, and groundskeeper to name but a few – passed away in a motorcycle accident on January 3rd, 2019 in Alachua, Florida. He was sixty-five.

Madhava Smullen
Nov 28, 2018
Nimai Pandit Das, Pioneer of the Italian Yatra, Passes Away

Although he had serious health problems for many years, he never complained or even talked about his struggle with disease; nor did he give up.

Pradhana-gopika Dasi
Sep 08, 2018
Gunagrahi Das Goswami Passes Away in Vrindavan

After years of battling with cancer, on Saturday early morning Gunagrahi das Goswami left his body in Vrindavan, in the midst of loving devotees chanting the Holy Names of Krishna. 

ISKCON News Staff
Aug 28, 2018
Arizona Senator John McCain Passes Away

Most people know him as being a maverick in the political arena, but he was also a friend of ISKCON devotees.

Prayag Narayan Das
Aug 03, 2018
Gopal Agarwal, Prabhupada’s Initial Sponsor in the West, Passes Away

On July 31st, Gopal Agarwal, husband of Sally and father of two daughters, Srila Prabhupada’s first sponsor in the West, left his body due to old age afflictions. 

Malati Dasi
Jun 30, 2018
Back to Godhead Magazine’s Quiet Hero Yamaraja Das Passes Away

He was 69 years old, and was BTG’s longest-running servant, having worked with Srila Prabhupada’s beloved magazine for 42 years. Yamaraja spent his final days meeting with devotees, hearing how they came to Krishna consciousness and speaking about service to the Lord. He also shared his own heartfelt realizations about how Srila Prabhupada “gave us the real deal.”

Madhava Smullen
May 11, 2018
Paramahamster: The Devotee Hipster

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!

Madi & Yamal
Apr 05, 2018
Srila Prabhupada’s Son Vrindavan Chandra De Passes Away

Vrindavan Chandra had been the only family member present when Srila Prabhupada boarded the Jaladuta to leave for the U.S. on August 13th, 1965. He related the experience when he attended the 50thanniversary celebration of Prabhupada’s historical journey at Netaji Stadium in 2015.

Madhava Smullen
Nov 16, 2017
Beloved Youth Organizer Braja Vallabhi Passes Away in Vrindavan

Braja Vallabhi Dasi, a beloved second-generation devotee who helped organize many youth and outreach programs, passed away in a tragic car accident while on her way to attend a seminar at Govardhana Hill in Vrindavan, India, on November 11th. She was just twenty-three years old.

Madhava Smullen
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