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  • Radhadesh Summer Camp 2010
    Based on the request of many devotees, in July of 2010, Bhaktivedanta College will offer a summer camp for young devotees aged 14 to 21.
  • Food, Faith and Farming

    What role does religion and spirituality play in shaping a socially just and sustainable food system? Join us for a fast moving workshop which examines the link between ethics and natural living. Our panel includes experts in the fields of academia, organic agriculture, animal husbandry, children’s education and community development.

  • Bhaktivedanta College Bhakti Sastri 2009

    The Bhakti Shastri course encourages students not only to memorize the contents of Srila Prabhupada’s books but also to digest the philosophy and practically apply it. Professionally designed by the Vaishnava Training and Education team, the course draws together the principles of Krishna consciousness and progressive education.

  • Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Ratha Yatra 2009
  • 37th Annual Festival of India (Ratha-Yatra) - Toronto

    New Remuna Dhama, ISKCON Toronto, would like to extend a warm invitation to devotees around the world to experience our 37th Annual Festival of India (Ratha-Yatra) on July 18-19, 2009! Toronto’s Ratha-Yatra has the unique distinction of being accredited by Madhuha das, the organizer of the traveling Festival of India tour, as being the largest Ratha-Yatra in North America with close to 40,000 people in attendance along with a plethora of Srila Prabhupada’s books sold each year!

  • Mayapur International School Now Accepting Enrollments

    The Sri Mayapur International School's holistic approach to education engages the body, mind, intelligence and words of devotee children from all over the world. It prepares them to fulfill their life's purpose spiritually, at the same time providing internationally accepted skills, training and academic education.

  • Ratha Yatra Amterdam 2009

    It's with great pleasure that we, ISKCON Amsterdam, are hereby extending to you our heartfelt invitation to this year's Ratha Yatra Festival in Amsterdam (Holland) on Sunday the 19th of July 2009. As many of you probably know, Amsterdam enjoys worldwide fame. The preaching potential out here is tremendous!

  • Second ISKCON Studies Conference:3-6 July 2009

    The ISKCON Studies Institute is pleased to invite you to the second ISKCON Studies Conference, "The Guru: Person, Position, Possibilities", to be held at Villa Vrindavan, near Florence, Italy, from 3-6 July 2009. The Conference is a forum for presentations of research and open discussion among the participants.

  • Birmingham 24-Hour Kirtan

    Live 24-hour Kirtan this weekend on There is going to be a really GREAT 24-hour kirtan broadcast from ISKCON Birmingham this weekend. Hear live kirtans from HH Sacinandana Swami, HG Pankajangri Prabhu, HG Madhava Prabhu, Aindra prabhu's Vrindavan group (Govinda, Gopal and Varun Prabhu's), The USA Mayapuri's (Visvambara, Bali, Kish and Akinchan Krishna Prabhu's), and leading devotees from around the UK.

  • Three Month Course on the Gita and Sanskrit

    Bhagavata-sparsa is a new three-month course offered to you under the direction of Sri Gopiparanadhana Prabhu by the Srimad-Bhagavata Vidyapitham, an educational project set up by the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust.

  • New Service Opportunity: Head Librarian

    The Bhaktivedanta Research Centre (BRC) situated at 110A Motilal Nehru Road, Kolkata 700029 is seeking a creative and enthusiastic librarian. The successful applicant should ideally hold an MLS or B. Lib. Sci or have on-site experience of information management and be able and willing to lead a variety of services in the development of the BRC library.

  • Vaishnava Marriage Services Registry Accepts New Clients

    The Dasi-Ziyad Family Institute ( announces a promotion for the Vaisnava Marriage Services Registry. Register Now (from April 25, 2009 – June 30, 2009) and take a 25% discount ($10 off) of the registration fee of $40. Vaisnava Marriage Services Registry is provided for: o The devotee (male or female) who wants to marry a compatible devotee spouse; o Parents who want to provide their daughters with quality choices of compatible devotee fiancés.

  • Bhagavata Sastri course at Govardhana Open for Admission

    We are happy to announce that the Fourth Bhagavata Sastri course at Govardhana Srimad-Bhagavata Vidyapitham is now open for admission. The Bhagavata Sastri course is unique in many ways: ** it is headed by one of ISKCON's most renowned devotee-scholars, Gopiparanadhana Prabhu; ** the school's premises are located at Sri Govardhana, one of Krsna's most favorite places;

  • The Glorification Of Vaisnanas In The Spirit Of Unity

    We the members of the Bali Vaisnavas communities are humbly requesting your participation in the up coming event "Bali Sankirtan Festival": "The Glorification Of Vaisnanas In The Spirit Of Unity" The festival will be held on 20th until 24th November 2009 in Bali.

  • Vaisnava Marriage and Family Fest

    Announcing The First Ever Vaisnava Marriage and Family Fest! At the Festival of Inspiration 2009 May 8, 9, 10th , New Vrindavan Hosted by the Grihastha Vision Team We cordially invite all Vaisnavas, families & friends to attend the first Vaisnava Marriage & Family Fest.

  • Radha-Muralidhara Re-union in New York, May 2-3, 2009

    Her Grace Kama-giri Devi Dasi, dear disciple of Srila Prabhupada, is co-ordinating the first ever reunion of devotees who served or connected in any way with Their Lordships, Sri Sri Radha-Muralidhara, in Cleveland, OH in the 70’s and 80’s before and after They were relocated first to New Vrndavan and later to New York.

  • Ranganiketan Manipuri Cultural Arts Troupe

    Srila Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami Sripad Maharaj's Ranganiketan Manipuri Cultural Arts Troupe will be making a tour of Europe from 5th - 25th July this year Devotees who are interested in utilizing the artiste's preaching potential by organizing programs should contact me (ajit das) to discuss the possibilities as soon as possible.

  • The Glorification Of Vaisnanas In The Spirit Of Unity

    We will be very pleased to have your holy presence and your participation in this auspicious occasion. For the devotees who like to join and participate in these programs, can enter Bali with on arrival visa for 7 days with a charge of $ 10 USD and those who wish to stay longer up to 30 days with a charge of $ 25 USD to the Bali immigration officer at the Airport.

  • Japa Retreat in Radhadesh with Sacinandana Swami

    Last year’s Japa Retreat in Radhadesh was wonderfully inspiring. The devotees felt such enthusiasm about their breakthrough experiences that we immediately decided to have Japa Retreat Level 2 in 2009. Japa retreats are now being conducted in all parts of the world and are becoming more and more sought after by devotees and friends of Lord Krishna.

  • Have You Witnessed A Prasadam Miracle?

    For the past 35 years I’ve been cooking prasadam in ISKCON kitchens, including the well-known Kalachandji’s Restaurant in Dallas, Texas started in 1982, and now in Gainesville, Florida, home of the huge daily Krishna Lunch program at the University of Florida serving 5,000 plates a week. After seeing prasadam touch so many lives, I have resolved to compile a book entitled The Glories of Krishna Prasadam to disseminate such prasadam pastimes along with other important related topics.

  • Festival of Inspiration 2009

    The organizers are looking for serious presenters to participate in the event. We want and welcome diversity to compliment the many areas of Krishna Consciousness that are available these days. If you are personally interested or can point the way to someone that might be, please contact Malati devi: 304-845-95918

  • Building Bridges Conference at ISKCON of DC, April 10-12, 2009

    I'd like to personally invite you to attend an important conference called "Building Bridges" to be held at the ISKCON of Washington DC temple from April 10th-12th, 2009. This conference focuses on the question: How can we best share the timeless wisdom of Krishna consciousness with increasingly diverse audiences?

  • Devotees Invited to Attend Two Powerful Festivals in 2009

    Reunion of Sri Sri Radha-Mulidhara with Chota Radha-Mulidhara and all devotees who served Their Lordships in Cleveland from 1970’s - 1990 in Cleveland, OH in New York held in April, 2009. B.T. Swami International Vyasa-Puja and Black Lotus Affair during the Weekend of Remembrance Spiritual God-family Reunion, May, 2009, held in Cleveland, Ohio.

  • Vice President Needed for Kansas City/ Rupanuga Vedic College

    Kansas City is known as the Heart of America as it is located geographically in the center of America. It is also called the “City of Fountains” because it has more than 200 fountains, the second most in the world, just behind Rome.

  • Book Distributers Needed

    I am looking for devotees in different countries who are either taking care of the temple stores or others who would will be interested to distribute my book Salted Bread in their countries. The book is about beginning of our movement in former USSR and about persecution and torture of early devotees.