Ramai Swami Undergoes Heart Attack
Queen's Award for Voluntary Service Given to Food For All Charity in the UK
Former GBC Chairman Ramai Swami has suffered a heart attack and was briefly hospitalized. According to current GBC Chairman, Bhakti Caitanya Swami, Ramai Swami underwent a surgical procedure to have a stent placed in his heart, and "He should be out of the hospital tomorrow or the day after." Ramai Swami, who is based in Australia, was GBC Chairman during the 2020-2021 sessions.
Chief Justice of India Seeks Blessings of Sri Sri Radha Govinda at Tirupati
Food For All has been awarded the Queen's Award for voluntary service, the highest award in charity service.
Gita Made Easy Course 2021
The Honorable Chief Justice of India, Shri NV Ramana visits ISKCON Tirupati
ISKCON Vaishnavi Ministry: Healthy Families, Strong Communities
Study Gita-Chennai is launching Gita Made Easy Course 2021. This course is free of cost and T is available in both English and Tamil
Right Use of Power Course
In a lecture on March 8, 1966, Srila Prabhupada instructed that if we want to do something good for our families we should try to make them Krishna Conscious, then our lives will be successful. Communities are the sum of the individuals who make up those communities. If our family units are strong then the communities that we collectively represent will be strong as well.
Join Our Team: Bhakti Center in New York City
People seeking help are in a position in which they must trust in the knowledge and guidance of their caregiver or guide. This results in a greater-than-ordinary vulnerability. Consequently, people are unusually susceptible to harm and confusion through misuses (either under- or overuse) of power and influence.
News Brief: Covid-19 Appeal to Help ISKCON Delhi, Provide Beds and Oxygen to the Most Vulnerable
We exist to develop an inspired, nourished and engaged community of practitioners of bhakti yoga that people love to be around. We strive to create relevant ways for people to experience spiritual transformation and feel at home within our community by making it easy to apply the principles of Krishna consciousness or bhakti yoga in their daily lives
News Brief: Fire in Kolkata ISKCON Temple, Deities are Safe
Covid-19 appeal to help ISKCON Delhi facilitate the funding to provide beds and oxygen to the most vulnerable. Patients are dying without oxygen amid Delhi surge with 1 death every 5 minutes. Join us to help ISKCON Dwarka, Delhi during this crucial time of need and make a difference.
A Letter of Condolence from ISKCON UK on the Passing of Prince Philip
Yesterday, Monday, April 26th, at around 6 pm, devotees heard a blast then found smoke in the Albert Road, ISKCON Kolkata Temple. The Deities were moved to a safe location, but the damage was severe in the dress and Deity rooms.
News Brief: ISKCON Baroda Vaccine Clinic
On the morning of 9th April, Buckingham Palace in London announced that Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died aged 99. The community of ISKCON in the UK and around the world are saddened by the loss, and deeply admired his remarkable life of dedicated service.
Sanskrit Epics Animated in Stone - A New Exhibit in the Philadelphia Museum of Art
In Gujrat, India ISKCON Vadodara aka Baroda has hosted the first ISKCON organized COVID-19 vaccine clinic on April 6th, 2021. The clinic was hosted at the temple’s basement hall, with the first dose of vaccination completed for 160 people during the clinic’s 11am-5 pm hours.
MEPs slam Brussels over ‘beefatarian’ campaign to promote meat
There are scenes from the Mahabharata and the Ramayana carved in stone, and a pillared temple hall—or mandapa—that fills up an entire gallery.
Women in Many Countries Face Harassment for Clothing Deemed Too Religious – Or Too Secular
Lawmakers say the EU-funded initiative to promote meat-eating undermines Green Deal goals to cut emissions.
The Vatican's Message for Deepavali
Religious restrictions around the world often target women, who in many countries face censure because their clothing is considered too religious – or not religious enough.
World Council of Churches Greets Hindus on Diwali
Christians and Hindus:Rekindling Positivity and Hope during the Covid-19 Pandemic and Beyond.
Pope Francis Names Washington Archbishop Wilton Gregory First African American Cardinal
"The WCC recalls with gratitude the partnership we have enjoyed with our Hindu partners in the pursuit of justice and peace."
U.S. Teens Take After Their Parents Religiously, Attend Services Together and Enjoy Family Rituals
Gregory is one of 13 cardinals in the new class Francis announced Sunday, a promotion that comes as he is trying to rebuild trust in an archdiocese rocked by sexual abuse cases.
21 African Countries Are Joining Together to Build a 4,750-mile Wall of Trees
But American adolescents often participate at parents’ behest, and tend to be less religious in more personal, private ways
Nearly two dozen African nations are now committed to build and maintain the “Great Green Wall,” a chain of forests and woodlands spreading across the entire continent.