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  • Srila Prabhupada Film To Hit Theaters This Summer

    An ambitious new ninety-minute documentary film about the life of ISKCON Founder Srila Prabhupada is set to be released in June this summer, and will be a historic event. It will be released in art theaters in twenty key cities throughout the U.S., beginning with New York City.

  • Visakha Dasi’s Honest New Memoir Brings Mainstream Readers on a Spiritual Journey

    In a sea of inspiring memoirs by ISKCON devotees about Srila Prabhupada and coming to Krishna consciousness, Visakha Dasi’s new book is unique because it’s aimed not internally but at a broad mainstream audience. “The book starts where started, which was entirely materialistic life, and then goes gradually through the experiences and thoughts that I went through, with the hope that readers will come with me each step of the way,” she says. “Then, even if they don’t agree with my conclusion, they can understand it.”

  • How I Came to Writing: Visakha Dasi

    Visakha Dasi has been a prolific author with her essays and books being widely appreciated by the Bhakti community and the Secular community as well. Her presentation of the timeless teachings of her Guru Srila Prabhupada in the Bhakti Tradition has been steady and deeply touching for many hearts. How did she start this service of writing? What keeps her inspired? What encouragement did she receive from Srila Prabhupada for this service? Watch this video to know more! For more such videos log onto

  • Acharya - Official Trailer

    ACHARYA, The Life and Legacy of A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Directed by Yadubara Das. Due for release September 17th, 2015. For more information, visit

  • Harmony in the Bhagavad-gita

    The Bhagavad-gita, one of the oldest spiritual teachings in existence, explores the themes of harmony and purpose, work and attitude, love and reciprocation and is lightening and brightening lives today. A book trailer for Harmony and the Bhagavad-gita: Lessons from a Life-Changing Move to the Wilderness by Visakha. 

  • A New Short Film on the "Journey with the Bhagavad-gita"

    Visakha Dasi has just released a new short video A Bumpy Journey Toward Harmony with the Bhagavad-gita. It is a 24-minute DVD with music, sound effects, provocative wisdom and over 250 stunning photographs.

  • Acharya Film Seeking Interviewees

    There is an urgent need for an updated, revised film on ISKCON-founder Srila Prabhupada with language and imagery appropriate for 21st century viewers.

  • Acharya: A New Movie on Srila Prabhupada

    Film Production to begin on the life of the Hare Krishna Movement’s Founder, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Production commences on the charismatic leader’s appearance day, Thursday August 29th, 2013.

  • Parents on Bhaktivedanta College, Radhadesh

    Visakha Dasi, disciple of Srila Prabhupada and the mother of Hari-priya, a first-year Education degree student, here talks about why parents could consider Bhaktivedanta College for their children.

  • Lifelong Gita Student Shares Realizations in North American Tour
    Visakha Dasi, a lifelong student of India’s foremost wisdom text the Bhagavad-gita, is sharing her philosophical realizations from the book—as well as her experiences of how it changed her life—in her second annual North American tour this year.
  • Photographic Bhagavad-gita Wins Independent Publishing Award
    Bhagavad-gita: A Photographic Essay, written by Srila Prabhupada disciple Visakha Dasi, and published by Torchlight, has won a bronze medal at this year’s Independent Publisher Book Awards.
  • New Book Teaches Harmonious Living Through the Bhagavad-gita
    In her latest book Harmony and the Bhagavad-gita: Lessons from a Life-Changing Move to the Wilderness, Visakha Dasi gives readers insight into just how this incredible piece of spiritual literature affects her own personal day-to-day life.
  • Harmony and the Bhagavad-Gita: A New Book By Vishakha Dasi
    Vishaka Dasi`s new book, recently publishedby Torchlight, is an inspiring story of the her family`s move to rural British Columbia in search of simplicity and harmony Krishna promises for His devotees in the Bhagavad-gita.
  • New Photographic Edition of God's Song Arrives for Gita Jayanti
    A new edition of the Bhagavad-gita by Visakha Dasi, a disciple of ISKCON's founder Srila Prabhupada, has arrived just in time for Gita Jayanti, which commemorates the day, 5,000 years ago, when Lord Krishna instructed the warrior Arjuna on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra.