• Using Science in Krishna’s Service

    Murali Gopal (left) with two Russian devotee scientists Nari Dasi and Damodar Pandit Das in Saint Petersburg, Russia. How can devotees trained in science and other academic disciplines best use their education in Krishna’s service? This question inspired the Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies (BIHS) to sponsor an international conference last January on “Consciousness in […]

  • New Book: Leadership Lessons from the Bhagavad Gita

    The book cover’s art design A new book ‘Leadership Lessons from the Bhagavad Gita,’ published by Sage Publisher wonderfully combines the two worlds of management and spirituality. The author Ace V. Simpson, a.k.a. Shri Prahlada Das is a well-known kirtaniya from Australia, but he is also a scholar with a Ph.D. and now teaches at […]

  • Caribbean Tour to Inspire Youth in Krishna Consciousness

    For the past twenty-five years, ISKCON Youth Ministry’s Manorama Das and his wife Jaya Sri Radhe Dasi have taken youth on tours across the US, Canada and Mexico, where they spread Krishna consciousness and get inspired themselves in the process. Since 2015, they’ve branched out to tour the Caribbean every two years. “The main reason […]

  • Like an Uprooted Tree

    Uproot yourself before life does it to you rudely and when you least expect it Slowly loosen the roots by the daily process of chanting break the soil of lifetimes of conditioning that make us think we belong here crack the hard earth that packs the roots by hearing about Krishna shake off through service […]

  • Harvard Is Going Vegan to Save the Planet

    Sustainability, energy conservation and healthy eating are some of the areas that Harvard intends to focus on in a bid to realize its long term goals. Harvard plans to focus promoting plant-based food as part of a commitment to reduce food-related greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2030. The university has signed the Cool Food […]

  • Hare Krishna Statement on Presidential Candidate Tulsi Gabbard

    The International Society for Krishna Consciousness Founder-Acharya His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Date: October 13, 2019 Contact: Kumari Sherreitt Phone: 352-4749761 Email: kumarisherreitt@gmail.com Issued by ISKCON Communications, Anuttama Dasa, Minister Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii is currently running for the Democratic nomination for the office of the President of the United States. Congresswoman […]

  • US Boys’ Summer Trip Run by Alumni for 15th Consecutive Year

    Visiting the first ISKCON temple at 26 2nd Avenue The Summer Trip, a Krishna conscious tour throughout North America for adolescent boys, was led by alumni for the fifteenth consecutive year this summer. The Trip was established by Rtadhvaja Swami in the early 1990s as an excursion for students of his Alachua gurukula ashram. When […]

  • ISKCON Officially Registered in Albania for the First Time Ever

    The joyful pioneers of ISKCON in Albania — (back) Vrishabha Das, Nayananda Das, and (front) Trilokatma Das, Bhakta Peggy After decades of communism, civil war, and bans on all religion in Albania, ISKCON was finally officially registered in the Southeast European country on May 31st, 2019 for the first time. Click to read full article […]