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Govardhan Puja on October 20, 2017

By Kevala-Bhakti Dasa (Keshav)

The Toronto Hare Krishna temple will be celebrating Govardhana Puja on Friday, October 20, 2017. Govardhana Puja is an especially "sweet" festival!



During the time of Lord Krishna, the villagers of Vrindavan used to honour King Indra, the demigod responsible for providing rain for harvest. One day, young Krishna convinced the villagers…

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Hare Krishna training centre graduation 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya

By Bhakta Wilfred

The Hare Krishna training centre (HKTC) was officially opened in 11th January 2017 by HH. Krishna Gopal Maharaja. Prior to its official opening, the Programs had been in operation since April 2011. With an initial population of 5 students, the centre has seen steady and consistent growth since then and now the total population stands at 43 full time residents…

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Shared Statement of the GBC Body & HH Hridayananda Das Goswami

October 16, 2017, GBC Midterm General Meeting

On October 15th and 16th, HH Hridayananda Das Goswami and HG Brahma Tirtha Prabhu met with the GBC Body and a special subcommittee to discuss some mutual philosophical concerns and Krishna West.

The committee members included the GBC Executive Committee–Bhakti Charu Swami, Madhu Sevita Das &…

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Second GBC College Residential 2017 Completed

Within the scenic, spiritually surcharged Govardhana Ecovillage outside of Mumbai, India, some two dozen participants from various parts of the world attended the Zonal Supervisor Course’s second and last residential session.

We enjoyed the company of leaders from India, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Italy, Hungary, Latvia/Lithuania and Kenya, including four sannyasis – desirous to improve their skill-set to better…

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Krishna-kripa remembers Sadaputa

By Prishni devi dasi

Krishna-kripa dasa is known for his blissful engagement traversing the planet singing the glories of the Holy Name. But three decades ago he began what may appear to be a very different kind service with the Bhaktivedanta Institute: In 1988 he visited the San Diego branch and offered to engage his BA in Computer Science from Brown University, in…

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Hare Krishna Television

a. Hare Krsna Television Channel (24x7)

A TV channel dedicated to human well being.





Available on Television (India):

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WinTV #65

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T J Cable Network…

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Beloved Kirtaniya Agnideva Das in Serious Condition in Australian Hospital

Agnideva Das leads kirtan

Beloved kirtaniya and Prabhupada disciple Agnideva Das is reported to be in a stable but serious condition in an Australian hospital.

Agnideva had come to Australia straight after a visit to New Zealand, touring both countries to inspire devotees and the public through kirtan.

He was…

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Vaisnava Seva Album in the cloud

By Kadamba Kanana Swami

Vaisnava Seva was the first ever studio album by Kadamba Kanana Swami. It was recorded, mixed and produced in Cape Town and Johannesburg in South Africa in April 2000. It remains, as of today, one of the greatest albums that Kadamba Kanana Swami has made.

Here is your chance to get the Vaisnava Seva album or the…

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The Power of Saintly Association: My Personal Asssociaion with my Guru, Shrila Prabhupada Part II

By Karnamrita Das


As I flew to L.A. from Hawaii, I brought a very fragrant flower garland. When I arrived at the Temple, I wanted to personally garland him, but a devotee guard downstairs from his room stopped me. I thought about going into his room anyway, though I was too hesitant and fearful. Eventually Prabhupada came down to give his lecture---it was the disappearance day of his guru, Shrila…
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Financial help for Agnideva Prabhu

Agnideva Prabhu is a beloved devotee and servant of Srila Prabhupada whose his voice has been heard in homes and hearts all over the world for over 40 years. You may have heard already that our dear Agnideva Prabhu is in the hospital in Australia, suffering from a lung infection.


Unfortunately, he has been traveling without medical insurance and the hospital bills are mounting. It is still…
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The Supersoul is in everybody’s heart

By Praghosa das

TEXT 14

yaḥ samutpatitaṁ deha

ākāśān manyum ulbaṇam

ātma-jijñāsayā yacchet

sa guṇān ativartate

SYNONYMS

yaḥ—anyone who; samutpatitam—suddenly awakened; dehe—in the body; ākāśāt—from the sky; manyum—anger; ulbaṇam—powerful; ātma-jijñāsayā—by inquiry into spiritual realization or self-realization; yacchet—subdues; saḥ—that person; guṇān—the…

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New VIBe (Visual Interactive Bhagavad-gita As It Is eBook). Only available for IOS devices and the MAC.

Here is a preview of the new “VIBe” I made - check it out on this Spark Page.

The direct link on iBooks for the Visual Interactive Bhagavad-gītā As It Is ebook by A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

https://itun.es/us/bLtSib.l

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Kartik 12 Hour Kirtan - Saturday, October 28

Kartik is an auspicious month to go deeper into our spiritual practice. This month is particularly dear to Krishna and those that perform spiritual activities, including chanting and hearing, will see the benefits compounded.



A great way to receive special mercy of the Lord is to chant and dance together for as many hours as possible in a day. For that reason we are inviting every one of you to…

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GBC mid-term meeting At ISKCON Ujjain

By Ramai Swami

The GBC Body met at ISKCON Ujjain on the invitation of HH Bhakti Caru Maharaja, this year’s GBC Chairman. The mid-term meeting is held at a different location every year and next year it will be at ISKCON Kanpur.

The meeting is usually a strategic planning session with discussions on constitution, outreach preaching,…

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GBC meet outlines major priorities of ISKCON At ISKCON Ujjain

Roles of zonal supervisors should meet standards set by Srila Prabhupada, assert members

About three dozen Governing Body Commission members, including the senior sanyasi and sadhu of the ISKCON, went on a sight-seeing tour of Ujjain, under the guidance of chairman Bhakticharu Maharaj. They first paid a visit to the Mahakaleshwar Temple and then visited Narsing Ghat, Ram Ghat, Sandipani Ashram. They were…

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Compassion – Wealth of Divine beings

By Bhaktivedanta Vidyapitha

If we understand the underlying cause of what we think of as bad in someone, instead of being hateful, we will be compassionate ……
The below article is an answer to the Open Book Exam (Canto 6.1-9) to the question: Parikshit was compassionate to conditioned souls…
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Meditating on the Damodarashtaka

From Back to Godhead

By Chaitanya Charana Dasa

The supreme controller is controlled – and still remains in control.

Prayer is the universal…

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Three modes of material nature

By Chirag Dangarwala

In Bhagavad-Gita 14th Chapter, Lord Krishna explains the three modes of natures that are controlling the activities of all the living entities in the material world. Lord Krishna says,

sattvaḿ rajas tama iti

guṇāḥ prakṛti-sambhavāḥ

nibadhnanti mahā-bāho

dehe dehinam…

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Exploring the Bhagavad gita; Philosophy, Structure and Meaning

By Ishvara Krishna Das

I would like this work to be considered a contribution not only to the study of the Bhagavad Gita, but to the emerging field of Comparative Theology, as once the structures of great theological works could be articulated, these could be compared, contrasted and grouped together, thereby offering a unified sense of pluralistic…

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Wellington Vaishnava Community Blossoms on HH Vedavyasapriya Swami’s Arrival

By Bhakta Mukesh

Brahmāṇḍa bhramite kona bhāgyavān jīva, guru-kṛṣṇa-prasāde pāya bhakti-latā-bīja (CC Madhya 19.151). True to this revelation by Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu, the lives of Wellington Vaiṣṇava community blossomed with good fortune when HH Vedavyasapriya Swami Maharaj recently graced Wellington. A disciple of Srila Prabhupada and one of the initiating gurus of ISKCON,…

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