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Articles tagged as Uruguay

  • 100 Spanish-Speaking Devotees Participate in Online Bhakti Retreat

    With everyone in self-isolation and practicing social distancing due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, devotees are coming up with more and more creative ways to associate with each other and hold events virtually that would previously have taken place in person.

  • President of Uruguay Welcomes Food For Life

    Voted the best president in the world, President of Uruguay, Jose “Pepe” Mujica agreed to allow Food for Life Global director, Paul Rodney Turner (Priyavrata das) to cook him a vegan lunch (prasadam) and then discuss setting up a Food for Life project in Montevideo.

  • ISKCON News Launches New Spanish Website

    ISKCON News, the official news agency of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, has launched the Spanish version of its website on January 1st, 2014. The website opens ISKCON News’ reach to a vast extent: Spanish currently has 410 million native speakers, and is a second language for a further 60 million, while it is the official language in 21 countries.

  • World's "Poorest President" Gives 90% of His Salary to Charities

    Jose Mujica, dubbed the "world's poorest president" for his significant contributions to the needy, considers himself anything but.