TOVP PHOTO FOR YOUR ALTAR

Please copy and print this beautiful drawing of the TOVP for your Temple and/or home altars

THE 3D MOCK-UP OF THE ALTARS

Here’s a temporary mock-up showing how the Deities and Altars will appear at the TOVP

LORD NRSIMHADEVA'S DOME IS RISING

Work has now begun on the dome above Lord Nrsinghadeva’s altar

It’s so exciting to see how the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium is coming up!

TOVP CONSTRUCTION SITE

Coming Up Fast

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GOLDEN TILES FOR NRISIMHADEVA

Be a part of Nrisimhadeva's Temple

Donate a Gold Tile and make Prahlad Maharaj smile.

GOLDEN BRICK CAMPAIGN

Only 1008 bricks available!

Inscribe your name in the altar of the Golden Avatar.

SQUARE FOOT CAMPAIGN

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Raising Lord Chaitanya’s temple by the hands of every devotee...

SRI NITYANANDA PRABHU REVEALED THE TEMPLE TO JIVA GOSWAMI

"...One exceedingly wonderful temple (adbhuta-mandira) will appear from which Gauranga's eternal service will be preached everywhere."

SRILA PRABHUPADA WAS A TRUE VISIONARY

One of his many gifts to his followers, and the entire world, was his detailed vision for the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium.

TEMPLE'S MAIN ENTRANCE

View from Prabhupada Samadhi Mandir

SADBHUJA DAS IN VIETNAM

VIETNAMESE WHITE MARBLE

SOME OF THE BEST WHITE MARBLE AVAILABLE

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PANORAMIC VIEW FROM THE GOSHALA

See New Temple, Prabhupada Samadhi Mandir and Park

SRILA PRABHUPADA
SAMADHI MANDIR

PANORAMIC VIEW

SAMADHI MANDIR WILL BE CONNECTED DIRECTLY WITH NEW TEMPLE VIA BRIDGE

THE TEMPLE MAIN ENTRANCE

TOVP CONSTRUCTION SITE

MAIN DOME RISES

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VIEW FROM THE GANGES

MAGNIFICENT VIEW
FROM THE GANGES

see this and many other similar photos/designs in our media gallery

GRAND SCENE OF THE TEMPLE AT NIGHT

Another great view of the new temple with night lights

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THE TOVP WORLD TOUR 2015-2016

  • A special TOVP World Tour is now being organized, carrying with it Lord Nityananda Prabhu's divine lotus shoes and Lord Nrsimhadeva's sitari (helmet) from the Mayapur Chandodaya...
  • TOVP Chairman Ambarisa prabhu will also be present at many of the programs.
  • The Tour will begin Spring 2015 in North America from March through July.
  • The TOVP North American Tour can be viewed live on many North American temples' live broadcasts available through Krishna.com and also on Mayapur.TV
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Nityananda's Paduka Blesses America

Jananivas prabhu comes to America with all the mercy of Sridhama Mayapur for a 108 day tour

See Broadcasts Schedule

LIVE BROADCASTS OF THE TOUR

Watch the TOVP presentations at temples throughout the world and Jananivas prabhu's Deity Seminars and katha programs

ISKCON LEADERS SPEAK OUT ABOUT THE TOVP

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PLEDGE YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE TOVP

To establish Sridhama Mayapur, the audharya dhama, as the World Headquarters of the Hare Krishna Movement and bring it to the forefront and attention of the entire world, as well as to show our love and gratitude to Srila Prabhupada for this most rare benediction and gift he has given us in the form of the ISKCON society, we all need to work together to make our acharyas’ vision become manifest. Srila Prabhupada said that the temple was already built, but we must take this opportunity if we want to be the instruments and receive the transcendental credit, or someone else will.

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THE NEW TOVP PLEDGE PROGRAM

SIMPLE DONATION PROCESS

COMPARISON OF TOVP SIZE AGAINST OTHER MAJOR ARCHITECTURAL LANDMARKS
tovp-dome-comparison-main3@2x

ToVP dome has the greatest height and width compared to other domes worldwide

SRILA PRABHUPADA QUOTES ABOUT TOVP

What did Srila Prabhupada say about ToVP?

  • My idea is to attract people of the whole world to Mayapur.
    26/6/1976 NEW VRINDAVANA - JAYAPATAKA MAHARAJA
  • Now here in India we are constructing a very large Vedic Planetarium...within the planetarium we will construct a huge, detailed model of the universe as described in the text of the fifth canto of Srimad Bhagavatam. Within the planetarium the model will be studied by onlookers from different levels by use of escalators. Detailed information will be given on open verandahs at the different levels by means of dioramas, charts, films etc.
  • ...We shall show the Vedic conception of planetary system within this material world and above the material world…We are going to exhibit the Vedic culture throughout the whole world, and they’ll come here.
    27/2/1976 MAYAPUR – MORNING WALK
  • Now you all together make this Vedic Planetarium very nice, so that people will come and see. From the description of the Srmad-Bhagavatam, you prepare this Vedic Planetarium.
    15/6/1976 DETROIT – CONVERSATION IN SRILA PRABHUPADA'S ROOM
  • And we have asked government to give us 350 acres of land in Mayapur to construct Vedic Planetarium, 350 feet high. It will require eight crores of rupees minimum. I shall exhibit there all the planetary system, bhurloka, Goloka...
    12/4/1976 BOMBAY – MORNING WALK
  • Sources (of funds) means we get contributions from all over the world. All of our branches will gladly contribute. Practically this institution is the real U.N. We have the co-operation from all nations, all religions, all communities, etc. It will be an international institute. To see the Planetarium and how things are universally situated has nothing to do with sectarian ideas. It is a scientific presentation of spiritual life.
    6/6/1976 NEW VRINDAVANA – JAYAPATAKA MAHARAJA
  • We are going to have a very big project at Mayapur. We have to acquire 350 acres of land from the Government and construct a spiritual town... The plans and contemplations are going on in different phases, now when Caitanya Mahaprabhu will be pleased it will be taken up.
    26/8/1976 NEW DELHI – DINESH CANDRA SARKAR
  • Actually it will be an unique thing in the world. There is no such thing all over the world. That we shall do. And not only simply showing museum, but educating people to that idea.
    27/2/1976 MAYAPUR – MORNING WALK
  • Yes, we shall personally supervise everything there at Mayapur, instead of giving everything to contractor. The engineer may simply see that things are being done properly and we shall see that the labor is working properly. Purchase first-class building materials, then there will be first-class building.
    17/5/1972 LOS ANGELES – JAYAPATAKA MAHARAJA
TOVP PROGRESS UPDATE
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TOVP PROGRESS UPDATE

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TOVP AT IT'S REAL SIZE!
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TOVP AT IT'S REAL SIZE!

A photo of the TOVP at it's actual dimension, next to Srila Prabhupada Pushpa Samadhi, once completed.
RISING MOON - TOVP
FOUNDER'S VISION - SRILA PRABHUPADA ABOUT TOVP
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FOUNDER'S VISION - SRILA PRABHUPADA ABOUT TOVP

Srila Prabhupada had a clear vision for the temple, and he expressed it on many occasions. He wanted a unique Vedic Planetarium to present the Vedic perspective of life...
MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN
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MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN

As many of you are aware, the construction of Mayapur Chandrodaya Mandir, Temple of the Vedic Planetarium has steadily progressed over the last couple of years. This is in large part due to the support of many devotees and donors from temples around the world.
JANANIVAS PRABHU SPEAKS ABOUT TOVP
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JANANIVAS PRABHU SPEAKS ABOUT TOVP

In March 1972, we had the first ISKCON Gaura-Purnima festival in Sridham Mayapur. During that festival, small Radha-Madhava came from Calcutta and were presiding over the program. At that time, only the bhajan-kutir was on...
TOVP VIDEO PRESENTATION FOR SPONSORS & DONORS
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