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Service in the Association of Devotees in and itself is greatest reward of Krishna

Lecture On Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 11 Chapter 03 Text 30 Service in the Association of Devotees in and itself is greatest reward of Krishna by HG Shikshashtakam Prabhu

(HG Shikshastakam Prabhu has served Indian Air Force for 7 years.…

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Bhagavad Gita Chapter 09 Text 27

Lecture on Bhagavad Gita Chapter 09 Text 27 - Sunday Feast Lecture by HG Amal Bhakta Prabhu on 21 Sep 2014 at Los Angeles

(In 1976, wanting to deepen his realization of the Divine, Amal Bhakta Prabhu moved to West Los Angeles to study at the ISKCON temple various aspects of Bhakti yoga…

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One Devotee takes birth in Krishnas Lila and another in Bauma Vrindavan

Lecture on One Devotee takes birth in Krishnas Lila and another in Bauma Vrindavan by HH Sivarama Swami Swami on 21 Nov 2014 at India

(Sivarama Swami was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1949. His family immigrated to Canada where some years later in…

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Initiation Ceremony

Lecture On Initiation Ceremony by HH Bhakti Rasamrita Swami on 19 May 2014 at Jagannath Puri

(HH Bhakti Rasamrita Swami completed his B.E. from M.S University Baroda, MBA from Bombay University & worked for some time in a multinational Bank. He was initiated by the spiritual name His Grace…

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Back This Kickstarter Project for Krishna Tees



"Krishna Tees" devotion meets street/surf/skate fashion.



Krishna Tees is a devotional t-shirt project on KickStarter. The t-shirts are designed as spiritual conversation starters. They combine today's urban fashion with an understated expression of spirituality.



Nitai Das is a graphic designer from New Zealand and the creator of Krishna Tees. He went to school at the Christchurch gurukula and has been involved with Krishna…

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40th Anniversary of Krishna Balaram Mandir

Ram Navami 2015 marks 40 years since Srila Prabhupada Inaugurated the Krishna Balaram Mandir in Vrindavan. To celebrate we devotees have planned out a 5 day festival from 24-28 March, 2015. Daily, morning and evening, we will have the devotees who were there at the inauguration in 1975 share their memories of that wonderful occasion. There will also be cultural presentations by the devotees. One day there will be an amazing procession with the…

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Bhagavad-gita As It Is - Bg. 14.9

TEXT 9

sattvam sukhe sanjayati

rajah karmani bharata

jnanam avrtya tu tamah

pramade sanjayaty uta

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Thought Of The Day

In the path of Krsna consciousness the first principle is enthusiasm. If you lack enthusiasm then other things will not happen. And you can keep enthusiastic if you follow the rules and regulation and chant regularly Hare Krsna mantra. Otherwise that enthusiasm also will dry. So six things are required for advancing Krsna consciousness. The first thing is enthusiasm. Utsahan dhairyat. And patient. And niscayad, with conviction, firm conviction. Utsahan dhairyat niscayad…

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Prisoners' and Chaplains' Appreciation

Hare Krsna, dear devotees!

Below are some exerpts from inmates, as well as some Chaplains' appreciation for the work done by ISKCON Prison Ministry. I hope they bring you pleasure and inspiration.

INMATE'S EXCERPTS 

“Everything here is coming along very nicely. I try to plant as many seeds of…

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Srila Prabhupada Katha

Lecture On Srila Prabhupada Katha by HH Bhakti Charu Swami on 05 Oct 2014 at ISKCON Vrindavan

(His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami was born in Bengal in 1945, he met with A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada at the end of 1976.From their very first meeting, Srila Prabhupada gave His Holiness the…

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All to become convinced of Krishna

Lecture On Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 71 Text 26 and Chapter 72 Text 01 All to become convinced of Krishna by HH Prahladananda Swami at Dallas

(Prahladananda Swami was born in 1949, in Buffallo, New York. He studied at the University of Buffalo, where he received a full…

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Non Devotee Husband - Updesamrita

Lecture On Non Devotee Husband - Updesamrita by HG Sankarsana Prabhu on 01 Nov 2014 at Estonia

(In obedience to Srila Prabhupada, Sankarshan Das Adhikari has fully taken up the banner of pure devotional service to the Supreme Godhead, and made it his life's mission to spread the Krishna…

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Simply Depend on Krishna

Lecture On Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 03 Chapter 33 Text 29 Simply Depend on Krishna by HH Indradyumna Swami on 31 Oct 1984 at New Mayapur France

(Indradyumna Swami is a disciple of A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada founder of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), a…

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The Problem with Paradise

By Mukundamala Dasa

(Mukundamala Dasa serves full time at ISKCON Mumbai (Chowpatty). He is part of the India Back to Godhead team and teaches Krishna consciousness to students.)

People who want to go to heaven may not know exactly what they’re in for.

One morning when going through an Indian daily, I came across the obituary section and a list of…

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Indradyumna swami's offering - Volume 14, Chapter 3



Vyasa Puja Offering 2014



‘Forever Your Servant’

Dear Srila Prabhupada,



Please accept my most humble obeisances in the dust of your lotus feet.



Once again, I stand before you on the annual occasion of your auspicious Vyasa Puja, the celebration of your appearance in this world. I take this opportunity each year to reflect on the great mercy you have bestowed upon me in the form of service to…

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Tovp Coin Promotion



TOVP Special Appeal
 
2016 marks the Fiftieth Anniversary celebration of ISKCON, Srila Prabhupada’s great movement to spread Krishna consciousness throughout the world and bring the teachings of Lord Caitanya and…
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Radhastami

Lecture On Radhastami by Prabodhananda Sarasvati Swami on 02 Sep 2014 at ISKCON Vrindavan

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Story of Karna ....

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 23 September 2014, Durban, South Africa, Srimad Bhagavatam 1.10.4)



Nothing is easy; therefore first we have to work on our own conviction. We have to understand why we are doing this. The better you understand this, the more convinced you are.



I like the story of Karna. He was accepted as a disciple by Parasurama who had asked him before if he was a ksatriya. Everyone had told Karna that he was not a…

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How a householder should see devotees

Lecture On Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 07 Chapter 14 Text 15 How a householder should see devotees by Bir Krishna Goswami on 08 Oct 2014 at Sydney

(Bir Krishna Goswami spent his childhood in Long Island, New York. As an academically gifted student at North Western University, he began…

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Life is not a Combination of Matter

Lecture On Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 07 Chapter 07 Text 18 Life is not a Combination of Matter by Prahladananda Swami on 21 Sep 2005 at Denver

(HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami appeared in this world in 1957 in England. He joined the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in…

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