The 3rd Ratha Yatra of Murari Guptas Sri Jagannath was performed with enthusiasm in Chaitanya Baitag, the resting place of Mahaprabhu.
Devotees in Costa Rica have introduced a new style of cart for Jagannath which even can be taken inside shopping malls and similar places.
A Krishna temple was the victim of a bomb blast on Wednesday, August 16th. Unknown assailants threw a hand grenade into a crowd of people sitting under a large tent outside of the Iskcon temple.
Transcendental knowledge cannot cure disease because it does not have the power to stop karma that is already manifesting (prarabdha-karma). Scripture says that only bhakti has this power.
My workers went personally to Mayapur and spoke to many mrdanga manufacturers. They procure cow skin from local Muslim agents and these cows are slaughtered for making mrdanga skins.
This year, 2006, marks the 40th anniversary of the Incorporation of ISKCON. To celebrate, ISKCON of New York, Brooklyn and ISKCON 26 2nd Ave are combining forces to put together a terrific celebration.
This book has been especially written for those who want an easy reference and introduction to the Vedic philosophy and tradition. It provides many insights into the timeless wisdom of Vedic spirituality.
In order to live a carefree life, we must cross over the influence of time. The Gita tells us that this can only be done by surrendering to the reality of our utter helplessness in the face of material nature.
I am glad to have this opportunity to convey my support for the 36th annual Ratha Yatra Festival and to signal the Government's strong commitment to diversity and the contribution it can make to Britain today.