This thirty-minutes documentary by independent filmmaker Vasudeva Joly takes a close look at the "Bhakti Vriksha", ISKCON's congregational development system's challenges and successes. From London to Moscow, and from Houston to Buenos Aires, Bhakti Vriksha communities seem to be growing at a promising pace. Produced at the request of ICDM (ISKCON Congragational Development Ministry), Going Global is a thoroughly documented reportage on the Bhakti Vriksha phenomenon.
A video by ISKCON Congregation Ministry.
Bhakti-vriksha is a congregational development program that utilizes small group structures in order to encourage its members in Krishna consciousness. http://www.iskconcongregation.com/product/bhakti-vriksha-manual/
In this video Iksvaku das explains the purpose of :The Gita Program" and how it can benefit every ISKCON center and devotees engaged in presenting Krishna-consciousness to facilitate and encourage newcomers in their understanding of the Bhagavad Gita As It Is.
ISKCON Youth Ministry and ISKCON Congregational Development Ministry will hold their first ISKCON Youth Leadership Sanga next Spring in Mayapur. Their vision is to have youth leaders from around the world spend quality time together, brainstorm, share best practices, network, and give presentations to ISKCON leaders about the benefits of having youth programs at their temples.
Does the small group in ISKCON serve the local temple, or does the temple serve the small group? Who serves whom?
On the auspicious day of Radhastami, Jayapataka Swami, co-minister of the Congregational Development in ISKCON, congratulated the Namahatta devotees from Sridhama Mayapur for having reached out to a record number of 15 million people in their last 35 years of preaching Krishna Consciousness.
The Nectar of Congregational Preaching is an inspirational overview of the development of Krishna consciousness among the congregational members of ISKCON.
It is our duty as ISKCON leaders to guide those who are earnestly involved in accepting and propagating Krishna consciousness and engage them according to their talents and the needs of the movement.
A new program by ISKCON's Congregational Development Ministry.
ISKCON Congregational Development Ministry have been working on a series of videos that are meant to promote the values of reaching out and building meaningful personal relationships within the community. The Ministry has just released its fourth video in the series, entitled as "The Invisible Man".
ISKCON`s Congregational Development Ministry will hold its first Bhakti Vriksa Convention for Leaders on August 18th and 19th, 2012 in Sri Dham Mayapur.
ISKCON`s Congregational Development Ministry has e-Books available on their website. The following titles are on hand: Sri Godruma Kalpatavi, Free to Preach, The Nectar of Congregational Preaching and Super Sunday.
When ISKCON's Congregational Development Ministry made their case at the Indian Continental Committee meetings, they got more than they bargained for. By Kaunteya Dasa