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Articles tagged as Temple-opening

  • ISKCON Cultural Center to Open in Varanasi

    The modest ISKCON temple in Bhelupur, the heart of Varanasi, is now expanding and evolving into the impressive ‘Sri Sri Radha Gopal Mandir Vedic Indian Cultural Center’ (VICC).

  • ISKCON Houston Grand Opening Draws 11,000

    An incredible 11,000 people from the US and around the world attended the grand opening of ISKCON Houston’s brand new Vedic temple from May 16th to 18th this spring. The Hon. Consul General of India, Mr Parvathaneni Harish, also attended with his wife Nandita and warmly appreciated the devotees of ISKCON for their sincerity and commitment to the path of Bhakti.

  • New Bhakti Yoga Centre Opens in Crawley, UK

    ISKCON Crawley will be hosting the grand opening of the Bhakti Yoga Centre on Saturday 23rd March, 2013. It’s been a long time coming for the community of devotees situated in a small town, in the South East of England.

  • Devotees Open New Temple in Sigatoka, Fijian Islands Style
    Hundreds of local and international devotees will flock to Sigatoka on the beautiful island of Fiji this November 19th to 27th to attend the opening of a stunning new temple, followed by a unique spiritual festival.
  • ISKCON Houston Still Positive in the Face of Tough Challenges
    Within the span of just a few days, ISKCON Houston's opening date for its new Vedic-style temple was postponed, then, shockingly, its small presiding deities, Radha-Giridhari, were stolen.
  • Grand Vedic-Style Temple to Open in Houston, Texas
    An estimated 20,000 devotees, congregational members, and well-wishers including local politicians and celebrities are expected to visit ISKCON’s new Vedic-style temple in Houston, Texas for its grand opening from Thursday November 4th through Sunday November 7th this year.
  • ISKCON Dublin: A Temple For Devotees, by Devotees
    This year sees a brand new ISKCON center open in Dublin, Ireland, with a packed house expected on its April 5th Open Day. But for Irish devotees, the path to the present victory wasn’t an easy one.
  • New Hare Krishna Temple Opens in Seattle

    The giant pink wedding cake of a building stands in bold contrast to nearby houses painted polite Northwest shades of beige and taupe.

    Naresh Bhatt beams as he gives a tour of this new temple in Sammamish. He chose the colors. Happy, blissful colors, he says.

    Inside, as the service begins, Bhatt joins his wife, two daughters and many others — most of Indian descent — who chant exuberantly: "Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna, Hare Hare."

  • ISKCON Ghaziabad Opens Its Doors to 22 Million
    Srila Prabhupada's 12 temple vision for Delhi is coming to life, as devotees in the satellite city of Ghaziabad open temple number seven. The Delhi area is one of the ripest areas in the world for reaching people – it has a population of 11.5 million in the city, and an extended metropolitan population of almost 22 million.
  • State Governor Inaugurates ISKCON Anantapur Temple
    Feb 18, ANANTAPUR, ANDHRA PRADESH (ENS) — Governor ND Tiwari inaugurated the grand temple of Sri Radha Partasarathi temple, built by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) on Sunday. The grand-looking temple was built at Somaladoddi village on NH 7 at a cost of Rs 5 crore.
  • ISKCON Opens Manipur Temple to Public
    Imphal, November 21: The Sri Sri Radhakrishna Chandra Manimandir was opened to the public today by the International Society of Krishna Consciousness amid devotional fervour.