Vrindavan’s riverfront to be developed; suspension bridge planned

Plans are afoot to develop Vrindavan as a model city which include riverfront landscaping, refurbishment of the famous Keshi Ghat, and construction of Laxman...

Old-Growth Banyans Face Destruction

Between 15,000 and 20,000 giant, ancient, sacred old-growth Banyan trees are to be cut down on the road from Bhuvaneshvar to Jagannath Puri beginning this week.

NGT sets time limit for proper waste disposal in Vrindavan

by Vrindavan Today The National Green Tribunal has again pulled the Vrindavan Municipality for reckless dumping of the municipal solid waste in the pilgrimage town...

Water scarcity in Vrindavan

The ground water level is steadily going down in the city. The hand pumps installed by the Municipal Corporation are going dry along with...

Sadhus Fight Against Globalization

Swami Ram Dev, preaching against multinationals, has become national hero in the last year. He has drawn the attention of hundreds and thousands of people, encouraging them to use Coca Cola to wash their toilets.

Chemical in Yamuna killed thousands of fishes

Thousands of fishes were killed on Saturday as pollution reached its peak in Yamuna which also revealed the truancy of Government agencies as well....

ISKCON Joins Call for Indian Government to Clean Up Yamuna River

Studies have shown that 97% of the water from the Yamuna has been diverted away from its natural riverbed before it reaches New Delhi. A report compiled in 2006 by the CPCB stated there is “almost no fresh water in the river” from Delhi on.

Stop External and Internal Threats to Vrindavan

The Braj Vrindavan Heritage Alliance held its latest meeting on Sunday under the Tatia Sthan trees.

Living in Vraja

Vaishnava devotees know one history of Vraja. It is a sweet history, full of divine loving relationships, lovers’ trysts, cowherd play, humor and spiritual rivalry between sahkas and sakhis.

Massive March for Yamuna River Nears Delhi

Tens of thousands of villagers are marching toward Delhi to pressure the central government to save the Yamuna River, in one of the biggest protests against river pollution in India. The protesters, whose numbers have fluctuated between 20,000 to 100,000.