This is one of the most amazing features of Vedic Culture

by Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada It is enjoined, gṛhe śatrum api prāptaṁ viśvastam akutobhayam: if even an enemy comes to one's home, one should...

School Field Trip Tour of Slaughterhouse Traumatizes Children

Eighteen grade 5 students of Mavis Beacon Elementary School are undergoing counseling after a school field trip visit to a beef slaughterhouse.

Samsara’s Refugees by Adhiyajna das Sinister Samsara's wheel rotates ceaselessly as do the souls take countless births needlessly no escape was in sight till you showed us the gate Srila...

Gutka smokeless tobacco ban in India

Gutka smokeless tobacco is banned from sale in India from March 2011 because its plastic packaging is harmful to the environment.

Mayans demand an end to doomsday myth

Several films and documentaries have promoted the idea that the ancient Mayan calendar predicts that doomsday is less than two months away, on December 21, 2012. The Culture Ministry is hosting a massive event in Guatemala City -- which as many as 90,000 people are expected to attend -- just in case the world actually does end.

Putin Says He’d Prefer Start Yoga with Spiritual Practices

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he’d prefer to begin practicing yoga with spiritual practices. "Yoga is about the development from the physical to...

How India forgot about Pakistani Hindus

by Dr. David Frawley Which religious group has the least amount of human rights in South Asia? The probable answer, perhaps surprisingly, is a group...

New Bhagavad-gita Exhibit Opens at MOSA Belgium

by Madhava Smullen A brand new exhibit of artwork from Kim Waters and Chris Murray’s classic 1980 book, Illuminations from the Bhagavad-gita, opened at the...

Mac Users Have to Chant More Rounds

Ever since we found out that Steve Jobs was a regular visitor at the Hare Krishna temple before he started Apple Inc., we can understand that the holy name must have given him some special inspiration.