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  • Devotees Invited to Refresh and Renew at Reimagined Festival of Inspiration

    One of the first of the retreat-style festivals currently so popular in ISKCON, Festival of Inspiration, launched in New Vrindaban in 2000, has always offered something a little unique. “Whereas previous Festival of Inspirations were a high-speed puzzle of eighteen different short presentations you could choose from, we now plan to offer people an immersive experience that they can dive into and experience together,” says ISKCON New Vrindaban temple president Jaya Krsna Das. “We also want to provide them with practical tips they can implement in their day-to-day lives.”

  • Prabhupada’s Family Bonds At 15th Festival of Inspiration in New Vrindaban

    Launched in 2000, Festival of Inspiration kicked off the “spiritual retreat holiday” template that is so common throughout ISKCON today, and with its packed roster of seminars on a broad range of topics, it remains one of the most popular and unique.

  • Jayapataka Swami to Visit New Vrindaban’s Festival of Inspiration, May 8th – 10th, 2015

    New Vrindaban's Festival of Inspiration is only two weeks away, and it's a big one -- the 15th anniversary! There will be exciting and inspiring presentations by ISKCON’s best speakers; top-quality entertainment from dramas to stand-up comedy; rip-roaring kirtans; and mouth-watering prasadam, and much more!

  • Jayapataka Swami and Others to Present at Festival of Inspiration’s 15th Anniversary

    Since its launch in 2000, Festival of Inspiration has been a unique standout of the festival season. It has just the right mix of enlightening presentations by ISKCON’s best speakers; top-quality entertainment from dramas to stand-up comedy; rip-roaring kirtans; and mouth-watering prasad. This year, 600 to 700 devotees from all over the USA, Canada and beyond are expected to flood into the emerald hills of New Vrindaban.

  • Attention Vendors: Festival of Inspiration
    You are invited to participate as a Vendor at Festival of Inspiration on May 11, 12 & 13th (set up allowed on the 10th) New Vrindaban, WV, USA.
  • Attendees Call Festival of Inspiration 2011 “The Best Yet”
    Eight hundred devotees and seekers from North America, Canada, Europe and India attended the festival, desgined to recharge spiritual batteries and held as usual on Mother’s Day weekend from Friday May 6th to Sunday May 8th.
  • Jam-Packed Schedule Set for Festival of Inspiration’s 10th Year
    Devotees from all over the USA and the world will congregate at New Vrindaban, West Virginia to attend the tenth anniversary of the Festival of Inspiration on Mother’s Day Weekend this May 7th, 8th and 9th.
  • ISKCON: Festival of Inspiration Enlightens and Entertains

    Enthusiasm seemed to float on the air—along with the yellow clay dust of the western world's most famous Hindu pilgrimage site—as devotees arrived by the car- and busload for a three-day weekend of Krishna conscious education, enlightenment, and good times.