Railbus service to resume between Mathura-Vrindavan

Rail department is working hard to get the Railbus service resumed between Mathura and Vrindavan, which stopped one and half years back. The department...

The Hindu: Villagers Battle Yamuna Pollution

Hundreds of villagers from Rajpura, a few kilometres upstream of Vrindavan in Mathura district, on Sunday pledged support to the campaign to save the Yamuna river from pollution and make its water potable.

More than ten million footfall in Govardhan during Guru Purnima

It was a big relief for the Mathura District administration as the Guru Purnima festival ended peacefully and without any hassle on Friday. No...

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...

Discovery of Vrindavan (16-18th century)

This era was marked by a presence of several important personalities. After making an extensive pilgrimage of Bharata Bhumi (India) Sripada Madhavendra Puri began the restoration work of Vrindavan.

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...

Yamuna Restoration

The National Green Tribunal has directed a principal committee, constituted by it, to hold a meeting to determine the environmental flow of Yamuna from...

Grab that Service!

A couple of days ago a devotee from Russia, Mother Tusti came into the office in Vrindavan where I work as a researcher and requested me to look at the Samadhi of Raghunath das Goswami in Radha Kund.

ASI restoring Main Gate of Sri Jagannath Temple

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) began restoration work on the Main Gate (Lion Gate) of Sri Jagannath Temple in Jagannath Puri. In March 2012 a big stone broke off from the main gate.

Monkeys try to snatch baby from its mother

Monkeys are turning into a huge problem for both residents and visitors in Vrindavan. The problem started with stealing food, which increased to stealing...