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HH Lokanath Swami Maharaj Vyas Puja 2016 celebrated at ISKCON Pandharpur and New Book Released

HH Lokanath Swami Maharaj Vyas Puja 2016 celebrated at ISKCON Pandharpur and New Book Released on "Vraja Mandala Darshan" …

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Bhagavad-gita As It Is - 1.1

TEXT 1
dhrtarastra uvaca

dharma-ksetre kuru-ksetre

samaveta yuyutsavah

mamakah pandavas caiva

kim akurvata sanjaya

SYNONYMS…
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Raising our children in Krishna consciousness

Hare Krishna.

27th July, 2015. Gurgaon.

I regularly hear parents complaining that their children don’t listen to them or they do not have basic etiquette while talking to parents or siblings, everything is about their own self.

Some examples

During a recent…

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Devotees are Never Interested in Sense Enjoyments

Lecture on Devotees are never interested in sense Enjoyments by HG Jagadhananda Caitanya Prabhu (Tamil)

(Bhagavad Gita Chapter - 05, Text - 22 )

(HG Jagadhananda Caitanya Prabhu was born on 12th January 1979 in…

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Pundarikvidyanidhi

Lecture on Pundarikvidyanidhi by HH Kadamba Kanana Swami at ISKOCN Melbourne on 15 Jun 2015

(HH Kadamba Kanana Swami coordinated the construction of Srila Prabhupada’s samadhi in Mayapur. He took sannyasa in 1997 and is now an initiating guru.)

For Listen and…

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Interrupted Love Intensifies Relation

Lecture on Interrupted Love Intensifies Relation by HH Bhakti Charu Swami on 15 July 2015 at ISKCON Chowpatty

(Bhakti Charu Swami is from a Bengali family and spent most of his early childhood in urban Kolkata. He met with Srila Prabhupada at the end of 1976 after a long and intense…

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Bhagavat Gita-Vigyan ka Raja

Lecture on Bhagavat Gita-Vigyan ka Raja by HH Bhakti Vikas Swami on 13 April 2015 

(His Holiness Bhakti Vikasa Swami appeared in this world in 1957 in England. He joined the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in London in 1975 and was initiated in that year with the…

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Praise for the Highest Mercy (Topmost compassion of Srila Bhakti Vinod Thakur)-by Śrīla Gour Govinda Swami Mahārāja

Praise for the Highest Mercy

This is a translation of part of a speech delivered in Oriya by Śrīla Gour Govinda Swami Mahārāja on September 2, 1993, the 155th anniversary of the appearance of Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura. On that day a public meeting was held at the Dinabandhu Sahoo Law College, Kendrapara, Orissa, to glorify Ṭhākura…

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66th Vyasa Puja 2015 Festival of HH Lokanath Swami and Ashadhi Ekadashi

Ashadhi Ekadashi & Vyasa Puja Festival 2015

Sunday , 26th July 2015 – Dashami

04 .30 AM Morning Program

8.00 – 1.00 PM Initiations & Lecture by H.H. Lokanath Swami Maharaja

09.15 – 10.00 AM Breakfast Prasadam

02.00 – 03.00 PM Lunch…

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TOVP Universal Chandelier Video Presentation

The Temple of the Vedic Planetarium is named as such because within its main dome it will house a 3-dimensional, moving model of the universe according to the Vedic scriptures. This explanation describes the planetary systems and all the universal contents to…

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Sri Brihad Bhagavatamrita, Part 2, Volume 2

Dear devotees and friends!



We are happy to announce that Sri Brihad Bhagavatamrita, Part 2, Volume 2,

is now available as an ebook.



The whole Bhagavatamrita set is thus complete, with Volume 1 and Volume 2

updated to the latest versions of EPUB, Kindle and iBooks files.



In Part Two of Sri Brhad-Bhagavatamrta, the book's hero, Gopa-kumara, an

illiterate, naive…

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Mayapur Institute -Courses for 2015-16

Hare Krishna

Below are the Mayapur Institute -Courses for 2015-16

For more details visit http://mayapurinstitute.org/…

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Beautiful Animated View of the TOVP

The TOVP will undoubtedly become one of the wonders of the world in beauty, architecture, design, and sheer size. This beautiful animated view of the TOVP provides a window into that reality.…

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34th annual Baroda Jagannath Rathayatra festival 2015

By Basu Ghosh Das

 

The annual Jagannath Rathayatra festival, help on aashaadh shukla dvitiya, famous here in Gujarat as “aashaadh sud bij”, Saturday July 18, 2015, organized by ISKCON Baroda was once…

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Surfing or Suffering?

Anyone in the material world looking for the perfect wave is looking in the wrong ocean.

In her book Prabhupada…

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Celebration of Lord Jagannatha Rathayatra Festival in Canberra, Australia

By the mercy of Their Lordships Sri Sri Jagannatha, Baladeva and Subhadra and His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada we had wonderful Lord Jagannatha Rathayatra in Canberra, Australia on 18 July 2015. The Hare Krishna (ISKCON) Canberra devotees along with local community members celebrated Rathayatra Festival seeking the blessings of Their Lordships. Fortunately 18 July 2015 coincided with this year’s actual date of Lord Jagannatha Rathayatra at Sri Ksetra…

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My Experiences And Associations With Srila Prabhupada (HH Bhakti Charu Swami)

By Bhakti Caru Swami

Hare Krsna,

So we were discussing about Srila Prabhupada, my experiences and associations with Prabhupada.

So from Mayapur Srila Prabhupada went to Bombay. The main reason for Prabhupada’s going to Bombay was a big Pandal program in Cross Maidan. In the main city of Bombay there is a large park called Cross Maidan. A program was arranged for Srila Prabhupada for three nights in Cross Maidan. When Prabhupada arrived…

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Why Is the Bhagavad-gita So Pessimistic?

By Chaitanya Charana Dasa

Four points to consider regarding Lord Krishna’s characterization of life in the material world.

After teaching a university seminar, I was asked questions I had myself raised when I first encountered the philosophy of Krishna consciousness: “Why is the Vedic philosophy so pessimistic? When the world offers both pleasures and pains, why does the Bhagavad-gita call the world a place of misery?”

Over my…

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Rath Yatra in Kisumu – Kenya











By Dwarka Vasini Devi Dasi

The Lake shore city of Kenya –Kisumu, celebrated its annual Rath Yatra on the 18th of July, coinciding with the Puri Rath Yatra, and IDD- UL-FTR. Taking advantage of the auspicious date, the Kisumu devotees organized the festival in less than a week.

127 devotees travelled from the capital city Nairobi covering a total distance of…

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Spiritualizing The Fillmore Jazz Festival of San Francisco

Hare Krishna Esteemed Devotees,

Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada!

The Fillmore Jazz Festival of San Francisco is the biggest free jazz festival on the West Coast attracting a variety of jazz enthusiasts from all over the state of California. Interestingly enough, the theme of the jazz festival this year was, rediscovery. The Weekend Sankirtana Warriors of ISV joyfully went out on book distribution with the single-pointed…

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