Vyasapuja celebrations of His Holiness Bhakti Vrajendra Nandana Swami (Album 98 photos)

ISKCON Malaysia celebrated 75th Vyasapuja of His Holiness Bhakti Vrajendra Nandana Swami at its head quarters Sri Jagannatha Mandir, Kuala Lumpur on 27 February, 2014. It was the second consecutive year that Maharaja was personally present at the temple for his vyasapuja. Maharaja has been the president for ISCKON Malaysia since 1980 and has been the pillar of ISKCON Malaysia throughout. Read more ›

Humans of Krishna Lunch Project Gains Attention from University Community

By Amy Hollis

Two or three times a week, I take a break from serving Krishna Lunch prasad and approach a student who is enjoying their Krishna Lunch. Camera phone in hand, I take their picture and record our five minute conversation as I ask them, “When was the first time you had Krishna Lunch?” or, “Why do you come every day?” or, “What do your friends think of it?” And then I listen as they praise Krishna’s remnants, usually having to stop them when they’ve gone on too long. Continue reading

How can we say no to the mind when its force seems irresistible?

By Chaitanya Charan das

All of us undergo times when our mind just doesn’t let us do what we need to and want to do. We try to study, but the mind goes blank. We try to work, but the mind doesn’t focus. The mind’s obstinacy that troubles us when we are meeting our worldly obligations often rises to scary heights when we engage in devotional activities like chanting. Continue reading