Gas leak caused British Hare Krishna temple blast

By Melissa Gray, CNNSeptember 4, 2010 — Updated 0610 GMT (1410 HKT)London, England (CNN) — The explosion that flattened part of a Hare Krishna temple in Leicester, England, was caused by a gas leak, the fire service said Saturday. London, England (CNN) — The explosion that flattened part of a Hare Krishna temple in Leicester, […]

Krishna Festival in Sammamish about more than religion

By STACI BARSNESS 
Sammamish Reporter Reporter 
Sep 01 2010, 4:15 PM Driving along 228th Avenue SE in Sammamish on any given day, it’s hard to miss the Vedic Cultural Center. The salmon-pink structure wrapped in a blanket of evergreen trees stands out amongst the tan, beige and ecru homes of the Plateau. Driving along 228th […]

Remembrances of Lives Past

Lisa Miller wrote this article for the New York Times. She is the religion editor of  Newsweek magazine and in that publications last April published an artlcle entitles, “We are all Hindus.” Lisa Miller wrote this article for the New York Times. She is the religion editor of  Newsweek magazine and in that publications last […]

ISKCON Devotee Bids for Brussels to Host Parliament of World Religions

By Madhava Smullen for ISKCON News on 27 Aug 2010They were right. Inspired, Mahaprabhu launched himself into the campaign. He began to meet with people from different religious communities and interfaith organizations. Following the Parliament of the World’s Religions’ sophisticated bidding system—rather like that of the Olympics—they formed a steering committee for Brussels’ bid to […]

A Thousand Little Krishnas On His Birthday

By Asian Image reporter for Asian Image on 24 Aug 2010Tens of thousands of pilgrims and guests will visit Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna Temple later this week to celebrate Janmashtami, the birth of Lord Krishna. The festival will include lively plays, traditional Indian dances, melodious singing, food stalls, multi-media shows, elaborate worship, meditation and chanting, […]

Sri Mayapur Gaura Purnima 2011 Festival Schedule

With great pleasure, ISKCON Mayapur invites devotees worldwide to celebrate the Gaura Purnima festival 2011 at Sri dham Mayapur. On 5th of March 2011, the festival inauguration will take place, followed by various festivities, Navadwipa Mandala Parikrama and the grand celebration of Gaura Purnima on 19th March. Please find below the detailed festival schedule. Gaura […]

Open letter to the Dalai Lama

by Norm Phelps“After more than two decades of waiting for you to bring your personal regime into line with your public pronouncements—and the clear teachings of the Lord Buddha Shakyamuni in the Mahayana Scriptures—I have reluctantly concluded that you do, in fact, speak in soothing platitudes to people like me while continuing to eat the […]

New Zealand Performers Make Philosophy Go Down Easy

By Madhava Smullen on 20 Aug 2010 A group of ISKCON devotees and congregational members at the New Varshana Farm near Auckland, New Zealand—calling themselves the ISKCON Performing Arts Program—are taking the Krishna conscious performing arts to a new level of quality. And with shows at local community events and public festivals, they’re stepping out […]

Survivor of Terror Attack at ISKCON Set to take Centre Stage Again

Aug 17, 2010 — IMPHAL, MANIPUR (SANGAI EXPRESS) — 4 Yrs hence, gutsy girl exorcises past.The physical scars may still be there, but thankfully, the fear, the pangs of sorrow and the wounds inflicted on little Mritika’s mind after militants triggered a bloody bomb attack at Imphal Iskcon temple four years ago, no longer haunt […]

American Swami In Seattle

TV news Interview of Radhanath Swami in Seattle. TV news Interview of Radhanath Swami in Seattle.