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  • I'll Build You a Temple: The Juhu Story - Giriraj Swami's Book Launched

    On January 14, 2021, the much-awaited book I’ll Build You a Temple: The Juhu Story by Giriraj Swami was launched. This landmark book stands as a historical document of the blood, sweat, tears, love, and devotion that went into building the Juhu temple under Srila Prabhupada’s guidance in the 1970s.

  • Grand opening of ‘Hare Krsna Books’ Shop at Mumbai Central Station

    The permanent book store is strategically placed at the Mumbai Central Railway Station on Platform No. 1 and 2 which is largely reserved for trains with high priority preference. 

  • ISKCON Juhu Celebrates 40th Anniversary Sunday

    The landmark ISKCON temple in Juhu will celebrate its 40th anniversary Sunday with a full calendar of festivities from January 13-16.  Union minister Satyapal Singh, Nagaland governor P B Acharya, and actress-MP Hema Malini will attend.

  • Parent-Son Retreats Transform Lives and Deepen Relationships

    A new bhakta director and youth preacher at ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai has been taking new devotees and their parents on spiritual retreats together. The results? Deeper relationships, and unfavorable parents becoming favorable to Krishna consciousness and in some cases taking up the path themselves.

  • Srila Prabhupada’s Architect Surabhir Das Passes Away in Vrindavana

    Srila Prabhupada disciple Surabhir Abhipalayantam Das, who was the design coordinator for ISKCON’s flagship Indian temples in Vrindavana, U.P. and Juhu, Mumbai in the 1970s, has passed away. He left due to liver cancer on July 30th in the sacred land of Vrindavana, surrounded by devotees. All were chanting along to a recording of Srila Prabhupada’s kirtan.

  • Yesterday Once More
    Yesterday, the ISKCON Temple in Juhu saw the golden wedding anniversary celebrations of actor couple Ramesh and Seema Deo.
  • ISKCON Juhu Ladies Represent Vedic Culture On Women's Day
    On occasion of Women's Day on 8 March 2013, the Commissioner of Police, Mumbai and all ranks invited ladies from ISKCON Mumbai to participate in an awareness program to enhance the safety of women in Mumbai as representatives of Vedic culture.
  • ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai: Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari Temple Celebrates 35th Anniversary
    In the early seventies, the Deities of Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari were housed in a small shack and Srila Prabhupada promised Them “My dear Sir, please remain here and I shall build a beautiful temple for You”.
  • Hema Malini’s Daughter Seeks the Blessings of Sri Sri Radha Rasabihariji
    Esha Deol, daughter of actress and danseur Srimati Hema Malini, got married to Shri Bharat Takhtani on 29 June at ISKCON, Juhu. Hema Malini, a well-wisher of ISKCON, especially selected Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari temple as the venue for her elder daughter Esha’s marriage.
  • Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Visits Hare Krishna Land, Juhu
    The Honorable Kamla Persad-Bissessar, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago accompanied by Foreign Minister, Surujrattan Rambachan and ministers of her cabinet visited ISKCON Juhu on 13th January.
  • Spiritual Care Tour to Bhaktivedanta Hospital

    The Intensive care staff of the NHS Ealing hospital in London decided to open their heart and minds to Vedic culture.On my way back I kept asking Krsna why this tour was so extra special compared to any other we had conducted in the past. The answers came in many ways. We were serving the hands that heal.

  • Launch of “Spiritual Care Tour” to Mumbai and Mayapur

    A spiritual care tour has been launched under the leadership of Dr. Vishwarupa Das of Bhaktivedanta Hospital in Juhu, Mumbai. The tour especially targets nurses, doctors and health care personnel, aiming to promote spiritual care in the hospitals throughout the world.

  • Maharashtra Celebrates Rama Navami
    Ram Navami, the birth of Lord Ram, was celebrated with enthusiasm and religious fervor in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra on Wednesday the 24th.
  • Mumbai Devotees Celebrate Radha-Rasabihari’s 32nd Anniversary
    Devotees at ISKCON Juhu, Mumbai celebrated the 32nd anniversary of their Sri Sri Radha- Rasabihari temple this January 14th, on the festive occasion of Makar Sankranti.
  • Historical Ceremony Held at ISKCON Juhu
    ISKCON Juhu celebrated an historical event on 17 May 2009 when the presiding Deities Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari along with Sri Sri Garu Nitai and Sri Sri Sita Rama Laxman Hanuman were anointed with chandan for the first time ever since Their installation by Srila Prabhupada in the seventies.
  • Indian Fashion Icon Designs for Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari
    The festivities at Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari temple (ISKCON Juhu) are reputed to be one of the largest Krishna Janmashtami celebrations in world. An estimated million people attended the two day festival at Hare Krishna Land at Mumbai. This year the Supreme Lord adorned outfits designed by none other than fashion icon and designer Manish Malhotra.
  • Jagjit Singh Launches New Album at ISKCON Juhu
    Noted singer-composer Jagjit Singh launched his new album ‘Karuna - A Cry for Compassion’ penned by devotional poet Kavi Narayan Agrawal at ISKCON Juhu temple.