• Demystifying Reincarnation – Chaitanya Charan’s Latest Book

    The book’s cover Demystifying Reincarnation is an engaging read that analyzes how one of humanity’s oldest questions – what happens after death? – is most coherently and empoweringly answered through reincarnation. The book has three major sections: scientific, inter-religious and metaphysical. The first section makes the scientific case for reincarnation using evidence and theory: evidence drawn […]

  • Hare Krishna! Film Wins Jury Prize for Best Picture

    ‘Hare Krishna!’ about the achievements and teachings of Srila Prabhupada, won Best Picture at Illuminate Film Festival Documentary film Hare Krishna!, about the life and achievements of ISKCON Founder Srila Prabhupada, has won the coveted Jury Prize for Best Picture at Illuminate, the world’s premier conscious film festival. The festival ran from May 31st to […]

  • Congratulations to Yadubara and Vishaka Prabhus

    Congratulations to Yadubara and Vishaka Prabhus who have received Best in Show award at the 2017 Illuminate Film Festival for their new release “Hare Krishna! the mantra, the movement and the swami who started it all.” https://www.facebook.com/harekrishnathefilm/videos/1961910690709449/

  • ISKCON Reaches Out to Muslim Community

    Muslim and Vaishnava scholars gather in D.C. for their most recent dialogue (Anuttama Das and Dr. Saunallah Kirmani are seated together on the far right)  A recent Pew Research Center survey found that Muslims in the United States currently face the most discrimination of any group. The American Civil Liberties Union says that recently “politics […]

  • Bhaktivedanta Academy is Seeking Qualified Candidates

    Bhaktivedanta Academy is seeking qualified candidates who possess an enthusiasm for working with children in a highly collaborative teaching environment. If you are a self-starter who wants to be part of a mission-driven school that provides an opportunity to grow personally and professionally, we encourage you to apply for positions for the coming school year […]

  • Indian Court Gives Ganges, Yamuna Same Rights as a Human

    Photo Credits: crazygoaholidays.com Pilgrims taking ritual bath in the Ganges at Haridwar. A court in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand has granted the same legal rights as a human to the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, considered sacred by nearly a billion Indians. The Uttarakhand High Court ruled Monday that the two rivers be accorded […]

  • Mark Your Calendars! Next ISKCON Disciples Course in Alachua

    The ISKCON Disciples Course is a training program which deepens devotees understanding of guru tattva and guru padasraya within the multiple guru environment of ISKCON. This is a mandatory course for all devotees preparing to take initiation in ISKCON. (The course is also recommended for leaders, preachers, counselors and educators in ISKCON.) The course was […]

  • Teacher Training Course 1 by Krishna Institute

    What: Teacher Training Course One (TTC1) Where: Alachua Learning Academy When: March 17 (evening), 18 & 19 and 24 (evening), 25 & 26 Who: Janaki devi dasi and Madhuri Pura das Interested in inspiring or helping others so their spiritual development and service will increase dramatically? The Krishna Institute (KI) will empower you to do […]

  • New Seating for Our Temple Room

    Tired of looking at ugly mismatched folding chairs in the temple room and not enough seating on high attendance days? We have come up with a solution: We are going to convert the back walls from the corners to the glass doors leading into the lobby into beautiful hand crafted benches with upholstered cushions. There […]