TOVP Opens 100,000-Square-Foot Pujari Seva Facility
Devotees in Piacenza, Italy Meet Prefect to Promote Interfaith Dialogue
The Temple of the Vedic Planetarium has just reached a major milestone with the grand opening on February 13th of its massive 100,000 square-foot pujari seva facility to serve Sri Sri Radha Madhava.
Five Men Arrested For Plan to Sabotage ISKCON Temple in Dhaka, Bangladesh
This January, Prefect Maurizio Falco and Deputy Mayor Elena Baio of the Italian city of Piacenza received representatives from the main religions in the area, including ISKCON devotees Raghunath Das (Renato Dacarro) and Pritha Dasi (Paola Rossi).
Untimely Rath Yatra: ISKCON Says It Will Take Some Time To Switch 50-Year-Old Traditions
The Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested five suspected members of the banned militant outfit Ansar al-Islam alias Ansarullah Bangla Team from Dhaka last night. The militants were planning to carry out an act of sabotage at the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple in the capital.
ISKCON to Open Largest Pujari Seva Floor
Yudhistir Govinda Das informed that at the request of Gajapati Maharaja, the King of Puri, ISKCON had resolved to move the Rath Yatra festivals that it celebrates across the country to coincide with the 12-day Rath Yatra period in Asadha month.
Jaladuta Cruise Offers Smoother Ride From Kolkata to Mayapur
ISKCON will throw open on Thursday the world’s largest pujari seva on a single-floor facility spread over 2.5 acres at the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium at Mayapur in Nadia.
Varaha Dvadasi – Celebrating The Boar Incarnation
To avoid the bumpy, risky roads and pollution when traveling to the Mayapur Gaura Purnima festival this year, travelers can instead book the Jaladuta boat service organized by the Mayapur Tourism department and enjoy a relaxing cruise down the river Ganga.
Invitation to the Symposium of Education, Mayapur
When Lord Brahma began to meditate on the supreme personality of Godhead, a little tiny bore the size of the tip of a thumb came out from His nose and it went into the sky.
Radhadesh Mellows Draws Record 1,400 Devotees From 50 Countries
Viplavah 2020, the Annual International Symposium by ISKCON Ministry of Education will be held on February 21st & 22nd, 2020, at ILS Venue in Gita Bhavan, Sridham Mayapur.
Vasanta Pancami - Awakening Shades of Yellow and Green
Back in 2009, when devotees in Radhadesh, Belgium held a small kirtan weekend with Sivarama Swami and Madhava, just 100 people attended. It was a similarly intimate group the next year, when festival coordinator Manu Magnin, then 19 years old, took over the organizing and invited his second generation friends.
Sacinandana Swami Brings Experiential “Living Name” Retreat to New Vrindaban
Vasanta Pancami usually takes place during the month of January or February, and marks the first official day of spring. The spring season signifies new life and joy, and Mother Nature shares that jubilation in the form of blossoming flowers and flourishing trees.
Hare Krishna! Films Opens in 20 Cities in Italy
The Living Name Retreat is a unique experience focused on reigniting one’s relationship with the Holy Name.
ISKCON Law Department Holds 1st Global Conference of Devotee Attorneys
It all started when Mukundananda Das from Rome expressed keen interest in bringing the movie to Italy and he got encouraged to find a distributor.
Sri Krishna Pusya Abhiseka - When Simple Meets Grand
On January 9-12, 2020, thirty devotee attorneys, jurists and law students hailing from the United Kingdom, Russia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Hungary, Lithuania, Brazil, Nigeria, Uganda, Singapore and the United States attended the 2020 ISKCON Global Conference of Devotee Attorneys at the Historic Thomas Center in Gainesville, Florida.
Prominent Indian Corporate Billionaires Initiate Efforts to Develop Mayapur Heritage City
Flowers are a special part of the Vaishnava tradition. It is the way to honor special guests. It is the way to honor the spiritual master and the Vaishnavas. It is a form of worship, a form of appreciation.
New Jersey Devotees Appear on TV Asia to Over 1.5 Million Viewers
The Committee envisions the development of Mayapur as a world tourism center, which includes ISKCON's flagship project the Temple of Vedic Planetarium, educational institutes, and the Ganga ghat development.
Invitation to Viplavah 2020 International Education Symposium
TV Asia was the first coast-to-coast entertainment and information channel for the South Asian community settled in the U.S. It airs regularly scheduled programs in Hindi, English, Gujarati and other regional languages 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
ISKCON Youth Help Put On Four Caribbean Ratha Yatras
The Ministry of Education invites devotees to a symposium designed to bring together the many ISKCON-members involved in Education.
Gita Mela Draws Thousands of Tourists to Mayapur
The latest tour by ISKCON Youth Ministry saw youth help put on four Rathayatras in the Caribbean, and some become inspired to take on active roles in the Hare Krishna Movement.
Devotees Safe in Australia Fires, Extending Help to Others
A winter festival that is held in December-January in Mayapur focuses on providing guests an insight into the importance of the Bhagavad Gita.
Dublin Crowds Join Chanting and Dancing at New Year’s Eve Harinama
Starting in September last year, bush fires have been causing widespread devastation in Australia, particularly in New South Wales. According to ISKCON Australia Communications Director Bhakta Das, no devotees have been injured, as the fire is some distance from ISKCON’s farming communities.
The Glorious 50th Anniversary of Sri-Sri Radha-Londonisvara
The exhilarating experience has been a tradition for ISKCON Ireland for over three decades, and is well known to the Dublin public.
ISKCON India Communications Conference, Ahmedabad
A truly memorable event, London has never seen the Hare Krishna movement like this before. Running for nine days from Sunday 24th November to Monday 2nd December, the festival showcased exceptional displays of performance arts and visual arts, poetry readings and kirtans, historical accounts of Radha-Londonisvara.
Ganga Sagar Mela: ISKCON to Set Up Permanent Kitchen
Over 25 participants assembled to introspect, reflect, analyze, strategize and prepare an effective plan of action for ISKCON Communications India representatives.
ISKCON Leadership Sanga 2020
The second most popular mela after Kumbh Mela is the Ganga Sagar Mela. Celebrated with great vigor and enthusiasm, the festival has a cultural and spiritual significance where pilgrims dip themselves in the holy waters of Ganga to purify their souls.
The ISKCON Leadership Sanga will be held in Sri Dham Mayapur between February 14-20 2020, with 75 unique seminars and discussions, uplifting kirtans, wonderful prasadam, and 45 stalls displaying various projects and services from all over the world.