Isolate, But Don't Stagnate
The Coronavirus Mercy
Millions of people are lying low to limit the spread of COVID-19. Self-isolation and social distancing, they say, will help curb the crisis. Next problem: how do you cope with being cooped up for days on end? How do we use this time wisely?
ISKCON Mayapur Introduces COVID-19 Measures, Daily Nrsimhadeva Puja for the Protection of Devotees
Sometimes I wonder, do we forget we are going to die? What is the difference between dying from any other situation or dying from corona virus?
Coronavirus – Statement from ISKCON’s Deity Ministry
With different countries around the world at different stages of COVID-19 precautions, ISKCON Mayapur has introduced its own safety measures for visitors, community devotees, and stranded foreign devotees.
All ISKCON Temples in Italy Closed Down Due to Coronavirus
With the current world situation, and the ongoing spread of the Corona Virus, authorities around the world are imposing quarantines and other restrictions on people which may lead to difficulty in maintaining the regular standard or schedule of deity worship in ISKCON centers.
The GBC Executive Committee Issues Statement About Coronavirus
In Italy, the worst hit country in Europe, neither the general public nor devotees can visit the temple because all places of worship – churches, mosques, temples – have been closed down, and everyone has been quarantined in their homes.
On March 12th, 2020, the Executive Committee of ISKCON's Governing Body Commission issued a statement about the suggested protocol for temples and individuals to follow during the corona virus pandemic.