January 2016

Monthly Archives

  • Hare Krishna Movement Celebrates 50th Anniversary in 2016

    Photo Credits: iskcon50.org A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada on Manhattan’s Lower East Side  “Joy of Devotion” Inspires a Half-Century of Growth Washington, D.C.—1966 was a significant year. Chairman Mao Tse-Tung’s “Little Red Book” was published for the first time. Despite mass protests, the United States began to bomb Hanoi, North Vietnam’s capital. The Soviet Union’s Luna […]

  • China Art Museum Exhibits MOSA’s Sacred Art Collection

    “Forms of Devotion is curated by Sushma K. Bahl, the former head of the British Council of India’s Arts and Culture department.” Asia’s largest museum, the China Art Museum in Shanghai, has dedicated its entire tenth floor to Forms of Devotion, a collection of sacred art from Belgium’s Museum of Sacred Art (MOSA). The exhibit, […]

  • Srimad Bhagavatam Online Study

    Srimad Bhagavatam is prescribed for people in Kali-yuga: “Persons who have lost their vision due to the dense darkness of ignorance in the Age of Kali shall get light from this Purāṇa.” (SB 1.3.43) It is the only Vedic text Srila Prabhupada chose to publish and bring with him when he travelled to the United […]

  • 2016 Historic Year for ISKCON

    2016 is an historic year for the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. It marks the 50th anniversary of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada’s founding and incorporating ISKCON. All over the world ISKCON devotees will mark this occasion with special events. We hope to create some interest in Alachua County also. If you have any ideas […]