Fresh water from Ganga to fill Yamuna for Dussehra

It seems oddly appropriate that Ganges water should be diverted to the Yamuna for the Ganga Dusserha celebrations on June 14. That Srimati Ganga...

Third Sandipani Muni School Opens In Vrindavan

A third Sandipani Muni School, which will provide free education for poor children in Lord Krishna’s birthplace of Vrindavana, India, will open on October 23rd.

India planted 66 million trees in one day – smashing the...

India planting 66 million trees
The previous record has been broken already, with the news this week that 1.5 million people planted 66 million trees along the Narmada river...

Students concerned about the diminishing green cover in Vraja

  Samvid Gurukulam in collaboration with Friends of Vrindavan celebrated the World Earth Day on 22nd April in the campus of the Samvid Gurukulam. A...

Vrindavan set to become model city

Vrindavan is set to become a model city. The pilgrimage town has been short listed by the State government to be developed as a...

Until the Cows Come Home

by Braja Sevaki Devi Dasi Vrindavana’s cows feel the pinch as their pasturing grounds disappear. It was the day before Janmashtami. Crowds of pilgrims were pouring...

Green Pilgrimage Network meeting in Rishikesh

Last week the Bhumi Project hosted a meeting of pilgrim towns, cities and sites in Rishikesh as part of the Green Pilgrimage Network. The meeting was co-hosted by the Alliance of Religions and Conservation and the Ganga Action Parivar of Parmarth Niketan ashram in Rishikesh.

A love song from Yamuna: The tale of Ras Khan and...

by Renuka Narayanan, Hindustan Times There’s new talk about reviving our dead Yamuna which sets our hopes soaring that this precious river will gladden our...

Not only Ganga, will clean all rivers: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharti on Thursday said that the NDA government is determined to clean all rivers in the country.

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...