Temple Profile: Bali, Indonesia

By Madhava Smullen for ISKCON News on 28 May 2011Location: The central part of the island of Bali, Indonesia. The temple sits in a rice field next to a small river on the outskirts of the Gianyar District. The 3,800 foot Mount Agung towers above it, while nearby attractions include the Palace of Sukarno, the […]

A Hare Krishna Soup Kitchen With New Orleans Flavors

At a Hare Krishna temple in Mid-City, most of the people who come for the free Sunday meals aren’t the down-and-out usually seen at soup kitchens. There are Hindu families, bicyclers, struggling artists, white men and women with dreadlocks, and penniless travelers who somehow circle the globe. Read more…

ISKCON Mumbai Owns Bangalore Arm

By Contributor for www.deccanherald.com on 24 May 2011High Court says its president, Madhu Pandita Das forged documents. In a verdict that puts an end to a decade-old feud, the High Court of Karnataka on Friday ruled that the entire property of Bangalore’s International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon) belongs to the Iskcon Mumbai. High Court […]

The Mayapuris, Mridangum and Mother’s Day: A Divine Experience at ISKCON

By Shobana Muratee for Indo American newsThe Mayapuris, a kirtan band, distinguished by their powerful mridangum beats in punk rock style, performed to a packed audience gathered at the temple’s Gauranga Hall. HOUSTON: After a exhaustive day at Ifest (Houston International Festival) on Sunday, May 8th, serving delicious vegetarian food at the ‘Holy Cow’, singing […]

Week in Paradise

ISKCON Visakhapatnam just concluded week long Residential Bhakti yoga Summer Camp. The following article was submitted by a Summer camp Student for the May issue of voice of krishna magazine. Wanted to share with all of you…. ys, ShyamsunderPriya das ISKCON Vizag https://picasaweb. google. com/Bhaktin. Neha/BhaktiYogaSummerCamp2011# I am 14 and I rarely go to a […]

Monks in Kirtan Concert – San Antonio

The Hare Krishnas are finally in San Antonio, the only major city in the United States that so far has resisted their presence (legendary Vishnujana Swami tried in the early ’70s, with little success). Read more…

North American Youth Bus Tour Turns Triple Threat

By Madhava Smullen for ISKCON News on 29 Apr 2011This summer, as he has every year since 1995, ISKCON Youth Ministry volunteer Manu Dasa will take a host of youth across North America on the trip of their lives, visiting incredible nature spots and participating in Krishna conscious festivals.But this year’s a little different. This […]

Aussie Devotees Bring the Delicious to Byron Bay Bluesfest

ISKCON devotees in Australia have set up shop to serve delicious prasadam at the week-long music festival Bluefest for the seventh time this year, from Thursday April 21st to Tuesday April 26th. The festival is a major earner, from which all proceeds will go towards the Deities at the New Govardhana farm community in New […]

New Buenos Aires Restaurant A Hit With Trendy Clientele

By Madhava Smullen for ISKCON News on 23 Apr 2011It’s been a full house since day one for a brand new restaurant, called Naturaleza Divina—or Divine Nature—which recently launched at the ISKCON temple in Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina. It’s been a full house since day one for a brand new restaurant, called Naturaleza […]