GBC Strategic Planning Team Offers Devotees Support to Face COVID-19 Challenges
Food For All Serves Free Prasad Meals to Homeless During UK Lockdown
To help devotees stay safe and cope with the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the GBC Strategic Planning Team has put together a global task force team that gathers and disseminate both spiritually uplifting and materially useful information.
North American Temples Close During COVID-19 Pandemic, Reach Out Online
Hare Krishna charity Food for All has been given government approval to serve free vegetarian meals to London’s homeless people during the UK’s Coronavirus lockdown.
This unprecedented environment has also created an unprecedented state of affairs for ISKCON, with all events cancelled, and temples across North America closed to the public, as well as to devotees except temple residents.
My Daily Prayers - A Gift Book to All Devotees by Sivarama Swami
Someone asked me if we should pray for the protection of our loved ones – of course we should! But it got me thinking.
Isolate, But Don't Stagnate
“At this time our planet and our devotees need prayer. No doubt many devotees have their own prayers," Maharaja shares.
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.