December 2015

Monthly Archives

  • New Year’s Eve Harinama!

    Join us for harinama on New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31, 2015, in Gainesville. We will meet across from the Hippodrome Theatre (SE 2nd Place & SE 1st Street) at 9:30 p.m. We will chant until 11:00 p.m. or so. See last year’s harinama: Video.

  • Cow Protection

    DONATE OFFLINE: 386-462-2017 ISKCON of Alachua County is an IRS recognized non-profit which can accept tax deductible donations Tax Exempt number 59-2710464

  • December Book Distribution Marathon

    Take part in paying forward your great good fortune in having come in contact with Srila Prabhupada’s books. Help others learn the secret of the meaning of life. As His Divine Grace himself so aptly explains: In order to change this materialistic society and prevent them from gliding to hell, first thing is to educate […]

  • Visiting Sannyasis in December

    (His Holiness Prahladananda Swami already visited December 4-5, 2015) His Holiness Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodar Swami will be here December 8-29, 2015. His Holiness Romapada Swami will be here Tuesday-Wednesday, Dec 15-16, 2015. They will be giving classes and darshans.

  • Ring in the New Year at New Raman Reti!

    Let go of the old and attract prosperity and auspiciousness for the New Year. On Thursday, December 31, 2015, beginning at the 6:30 p.m. arati, and continuing to a maha arati at midnight, enjoy an evening of Krishna bhajans led by our talented and enthusiastic musicians. The evening will include an auspicious fire yajna at […]

  • Gita Jayanti Monday, December 21, 2015

    Gita Jayanti is Monday, December 21, 2015. We will observe this very auspicious day which commemorates the advent of the Bhagavad-gita by following the tradition and chant all 700 verses of the Gita in the Temple room beginning at 4:30 p.m. We will finish just in time for the Arati at 6:30 p.m. The program […]

  • Book Distribution / Harinama Opportunities in Area

    UPCOMING HOLIDAY HARINAMA PARADES:  THIS SATURDAY, December 12, 2015 – Christmas Parade downtown Alachua. Meet behind the Alachua Villas Apartments at 1:30 p.m. Children welcome!! THIS SATURDAY , December 12, 2015– High Springs Christmas parade. Meet near the City Hall at 6:00 p.m. ContactJagannath Charan das for more information. Looking for Cookie Bakers for distribution […]

  • New Website!

    After months of careful research, planning and development, ISKCON Alachua is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. The aim of the redesign is to make the website easier to navigate and to provide helpful and informative content on ISKCON and our temple to our worldwide audience. Our intention is  to create a richer site and […]

  • Goshala Cow Barn

    We are proud to present the new Goshala Cow Barn, one part of the eco-teaching farm project. Srila Prabhupada desired self-sufficient communities created by devotees, so that dependency on outside economic forces is minimized and a “simple living, high thinking” culture is promoted. Thanks to the generosity of many donors near and far, the new […]

  • Rally for Mukunda Goswami

    Venture up the back hills of New Govardhana Farm, to Harrison House, or by chance be at the temple at an odd time of the day and you may get the privilege of bumping into the somewhat unassuming, gentle soul known as Mukunda Goswami. Despite his humility, Mukunda Goswami is a veteran of the Hare […]