On His Vyasa-puja Day

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Alachua, Florida – February 1, 2003 My heartly dandavat pranama at the lotus feet of my spiritual master, nitya-lila pravista om visnupada Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja, my entire guru-paramapara, and my siksa-guru, nitya-lila-pravista om visnupada Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta More...

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By VNN Staff On Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Shrila Prabhupada Arrival in USA

Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in US 50th Anniversary 2015 Devotees talk about the significance of Srila Prabhupada’s journey at the Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in US 50th Anniversary Festival on September More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, May 17th, 2019

Who Is Lord Narashimhadeva

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Appearance Day Lecture on May 14, 2003, in Badger, California. Today is the auspicious appearance day of Lord Nrsimhadeva. Who is Nrsimhadeva? He is Krsna Himself More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, May 4th, 2019

The Appearance Day Of Gadadhara Pandit

Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, May 5, 2008 in Alachua, Florida Gadadhara Pandita asked Caitanya Mahaprabhu, “Is there any mahabhagavata in Navadvipa? I want to meet him.” Mahaprabhu told Mukunda, More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, February 28th, 2019

American University Yoga Club Shuts Down over ‘Cultural Appropriation’

Maya Krishnan wearing a “culturally appropriated” jeans jacket. by Alana Mastrangelo All it took was one student’s complaint to dissolve the Bhakti Yoga and Vegetarian Club that had been active on More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, September 8th, 2014

Kirtan: A New Healing Tool for Veterans?

Some veterans are discovering that kirtan—a form of chanting from India—is helping them cope with conditions such as PTSD, as well as life back home. When you picture a kirtan enthusiast in your mind’s eye, More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, August 5th, 2013

IPBYS Prison Program

August 05, 2013 (VNN) IPBYS Prison Program Update, August 2013 by Vasanti dasi By the mercy and power of Srila Gurudeva, the IPBYS Prison Program expands and reaches the lives of so many jivas on its own accord. More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Yoga Takeover of New York’s Times Square

June 27, 2013 (VNN) Summer Solstice celebrated with Yoga Takeover of New York’s Times Square via theprovince.com People around the world were up at the crack of dawn on Friday to celebrate the longest day of More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

The History of Lord Jagannātha’s Snana-Yatra

June 23, 2013 (VNN) Śrī Jagannātha Mahā-Bhāva-Prakāśa An  evening lecture by Śrī Śrīmad Gour Govinda Swami Mahārāja, given on the 23rd June 1994, in Towaco, USA.   Today is Snāna-pūrṇimā, the More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, June 16th, 2013

ShaktiFest 2013

June 16, 2013 (VNN) By Vasanti dasi Over the years, I had heard vaguely about Shaktifest and Bhaktifest, but never quite knew what they were.  This year, by Srila Gurudeva’s inspiration and understanding that More...