Dipavali (The Festival of Lights)

Dipavali means 'a time of happiness.' When Lord Rama defeated Ravana and reached Ayodhya, a big Dipavali festival was performed there.

History of Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math

We can understand from the teachings of our previous teachers (Acharyas) that human beings may have many desires which they believe will help them...

Moscow Devotees Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Prabhupada’s Visit

by Madhava Smullen One thousand devotees from all over Russia gathered in Moscow for an eight-day festival from June 12th to 19th this summer, celebrating...

Sri Sri Krishna Balaram Mandir Kartika Parikrama Schedule

Kartika is glorified in the Puranas as very special for making spiritual advancement and the best place to be in Kartika is Sri Braja Dham. In fact this month is known as Damodar, since in the middle of this month, the Lord performed His very enchanting Damodar Lila.

Sri Devananda Gaudiya Math affected by earthquake

by Arup Govinda das The temple of Sri Devananda Gaudiya Math (Sri Gaudiya Vedanta Samiti) in Navadvip Dham was damaged by the recent earthquake in...

President of India Pranab Mukherjee Opens ISKCON Pune Temple

President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee praised Srila Prabhupada’s vision to propagate spiritual knowledge to society to achieve real unity and peace, at the inauguration of ISKCON’s New Vedic Cultural Centre in Pune on 24th February.

UK Prime Minister David Cameron Celebrates ISKCON’s 50th Anniversary

by Mina Sharma for Bhaktivedanta Manor, UK Bhaktivedanta Manor marked the start of a new chapter in its history on Friday 10th June, as the groundbreaking...

Gaudiya Math in Puri attacked, 6 devotees injured

On June 3th 2012, the Bhajan Kutir of Srila B.S. Saraswati Thakur and Sri Purushottam Math in Puri Dham were attacked by criminals.

Only Local Criminals Behind Attack on Bangladesh Temple

by Madhava Smullen Gundas (thugs) attacked a temple at the sacred birthplace of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu’s associates Vasudeva Datta and Mukunda Datta in Chittagong, Bangladesh...

Sydney Opera House to Host ISKCON 50th Celebration

by Madhava Smullen A world-class show celebrating ISKCON’s 50th anniversary entitled “Transcendental Journey: Krishna 50 Years On” is set to play at the iconic Sydney...