The Journey Begins 2015 (10 min video) So the wait is finally…

The Journey Begins 2015 (10 min video)
So the wait is finally over Senagetaway trip team presents this years official pictures from Nueva Vraja Mandela. We hope the journey begins pictures were worth the wait and bring back many of the lovely memories, laughter and joy we all shared together. Even though the trip seems in the distant past these pictures will hopefully being alive the experience we all had. Classes were given by Gaur Gopal Prabhu and Kirtan was lead by Jahnavi Harrison Mataji.
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Queensland Times Chooses Devotees to highlight major tourism award win

Hare KrishnaBy Jamal Arjuna Salter

More than 100,000 people lined the streets to witness the 2014 Carnival of Flowers Parade and there, right in the middle of it, was Lord Jagganatha, Baladeva and Subhadra righting the iconic rate cart covered in flowers pulled by the devotees. The deities and the dancing, chanting devotees were welcomed by the cheers and waves of thousands upon thousands of people lining the streets to celebrate the culture and history of Toowoomba all listening to the sound of the Holy Names. Continue reading

Self-Sustainability through Cow Protection @ University of Cincinnati

Hare KrishnaBy Subh Abhilash Dasa

Recently, students at University of Cincinnati had chance to hear from His Holiness Bhakti Raghava Swami about how the modern society can only live sustainably if they protect cows. Maharaja also alluded to TED talk given by Allan Savory where he proposes that “Only livestock can save us”. Through reversing desertification, he claims that rangeland soil has the ability to sequester vast amount of carbon dioxide.
Allan Savory claims, few if not all, are in line with the vedic thoughts where a herd of cows is must for sustainable living. Just before Industrial revolution – cows and bulls were the mainstay of the agriculture and farmers used to have large herd of cattle. Continue reading

Preaching program in Ariel, Israel (Album 29 photos) Srila…

Preaching program in Ariel, Israel (Album 29 photos)
Srila Prabhupada: In the material world we want to minimize our activities and take rest more, but in the spiritual world, there is no rest and there is no limit of activities. Krishna is unlimited, and the energy of His servants is unlimited. Although we are in the midst of ignorance, still if we keep ourselves alert, there is no place for ignorance. Letter to Tamal Krishna, March 18, 1969

Feeding the Homeless by ISKCON youth’s (Album 14…

Feeding the Homeless by ISKCON youth’s (Album 14 photos)
Iskcon Detroit – The Bhaktivedanta Cultural Centre
Srila Prabhupada: Worship of the Lord, whose name is like the sun, for just as a slight appearance of the sun dissipates the darkness of night, so a slight appearance of the holy name of Krishna can drive away all the darkness of ignorance that arises in the heart due to greatly sinful activities performed in previous lives. (Sri-Caitanya-caritamrta, Antya-lila, 3.62)