Tag archive for ‘ISKCON’
By VNN Staff On Sunday, May 12th, 2013

New Vrindaban Rebuilds, Sees Bright Future Ahead

May 12, 2013 (VNN) By Madhava Smullen via ISKCON News New Vrindaban Board Members with Srila Prabhupada in his Palace of Gold Established in 1968 in West Virginia, New Vrindaban was ISKCON’s first rural  More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, May 10th, 2013

BRC Acquires Ancient Documents from Bhaktivinode Birthplace

May 10, 2013 (VNN) By Madhava Smullen via ISKCON News Hari Sauri signs an agreement with the managing commitee of Bhaktivinode Thakur’s birthplace The library of ISKCON’s Bhaktivedanta Research Centre (BRC) More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Polish Devotee with Daughter and no Visa stranded in Mumbai

Mumbai, India – May 07, 2013, (VNN) by Manish K Pathak via DNA The Juhu police station in suburban Mumbai has been the scene of much drama for the past three weeks with a Polish woman, who appears to have More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Hare Krishna Temple vandalized; 2 men arrested

May 07, 2013 (VNN) by Greg Hamilton via Gainesville.com Two men went into the Hare Krishna Temple in Alachua while a service was going on Saturday morning and began throwing bleach around the temple, saying it More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, April 29th, 2013

Kolkata Devotees Purchase Srila Prabhupada’s Birthplace

April 29, 2013 (VNN) By Madhava Smullen via ISKCON News Devotees in Kolkata, India headed by GBC Radhanath Swami, have purchased Srila Prabhupada’s birthplace and plan to develop it as a beautiful memorial to More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Hare Krishna in the Modern World

April 23, 2013 (VNN) a book by Graham Dwyer & Richard J. Cole To most people, the words “Hare Krishna” conjure images of robed monks with shaven heads singing and dancing, or selling copies of More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Harmonizing ISKCON’s Lines of Authority

April 23, 2013 (VNN) by the ISKCON GBC This paper has been voted on by the GBC and is now an official GBC policy paper. The following offers more about the paper’s purpose and scope. The topic of “Lines of Authority” More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

The Gita for Daily Enrichment: A New E-book by Chaitanya Charan Das

April 17, 2013 (VNN) By Purushottam Kumar via ISKCON News “Realizing that we are not suspended in the uncertainty of uncaring chance, but are enveloped in the certainty of unfailing love is life’s greatest More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, April 15th, 2013

ISKCON Argentina Reaches A Mainstream Audience

April 15, 2013 (VNN) – By Madhava Smullen via ISKCON News After many years of hard work and struggle, devotees in Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina, are seeing their efforts pay off as Krishna More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, April 15th, 2013

From a Disused WWII Airstrip to a Prasadam Distribution Day Trip

India, April 14, 2013 (VNN) by Praghosa Dasa via dandavats.com Many services we are fortunate to engage in are more or less what you might consider universal to most vaisnavas. Attending the morning program, chanting More...