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Articles tagged as Chennai

  • 10,800 People Attend 'Gita Made Easy' 18-Day Online Course

    “Gita Made Easy”, an 18-day online course designed and facilitated by Amarendra Gaura Das and Sukirti Madhavi Dasi from ISKCON Chennai started off as a course aimed at an audience of 300, ended up with 10,800 people signing up.

  • Vaishnava-Christian Dialogue in India Explores “Surrender and Social Engagement”

    The ISKCON Communications Ministry hosted the Fifth Annual Vaishnava Christian Dialogue in India, December 16-18. The Dialogue is part of a global effort by the Ministry to promote understanding between members of ISKCON and other major religious communities.  

  • The Time of The Sages Documentary-Trailer

    For more information visit the The Time of The Sages; Bhagavad Purana project's facebook page.

  • ISKCON Chennai Suffers by the Floods But Lends Its Support to the Community

    Flooded with a population of 4.6 million affected due to floods caused by heavy rainfall, the city of Chennai, capital of the Indian state Tamil Nadu has been declared a national disaster zone by the Indian government. With no power, food or water supply, life in Chennai has become close to impossible. 

  • The "Birdman" of Chennai

    "The smallest act of kindness worth more than the grandest intention." (Oscar Wilde)

  • India’s Biggest Clean Up Effort

    Chennai is raising an army to fight the war against plastic.

  • Book Distribution with Lord Shiva's Blessings

    Karthiga deepam a festival celebrated in honor of Lord Shiva attracted more than 12 lakh of people at Thiruvanamalai, South India this year. This festival has been attracting millions of pilgrims to this tiny town of for hundreds of years now.  In the midst of all this there was one thing that caught a lot of attention, the Bhagavat Gita As it is

  • The Journey Home Published in Tamil

    Something very special about the launch of The Journey Home in Tamil was the opportunity to witness the heart warming exchanges between Bhattar, chief priest of the most revered temple for the Sri Vaishnavas, the Sri Rangam temple and Radhanath Swami.

  • Damodar Arati in a Chennai Mall

    In the central atrium of Chennai's Express Avenue shopping mall, a diorama of Little Damodar and Mother Yashoda seated on a altar decorated with colorful flowers and leaves came as a pleasant surprise to many. An astounding 3,500 lamps were offered just within two days.

  • ISKCON Chennai To Inaugurate Spiritual Center
    To present, promote and preserve spiritual heritage of ancient Indian philosophy and culture to modern Indian and international society, in an easy and appealing way, ISKCON Chennai will be inaugurating the ‘Centre for Spiritual Art and Culture’ on April 26.
  • Shri Vaishnavas Join ISKCON Chennai for Peace Walk
    ISKCON devotees and the Sri Vaishnava followers of 11th century saint Ramanujacarya came together this March 8 for a “Peace Walk” in Chennai, South India. The event, organized by ISKCON Chennai and Sri Vaishnava group Saran Darshan, drew over one thousand devotees eager to promote world peace and prosperity.