Thu, September 01, 2022 by Sunanda Das
On September 8, 2022, Gaudiya Vaishnavas worldwide will celebrate the holy appearance day of His Divine Grace Srila Saccidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakur, the pioneer of the Krishna consciousness movement in the modern world. We all owe an eternal debt of gratitude to this great acharya for bringing the mercy of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu into our lives.
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We would like to announce the passing of one of ISKCON Mayapura’s most loyal and devoted supporters, Srimati Madhavi Bhattacharya, wife of Sri Dr. Bhattacharya. She left her body on the auspicious day of Krishna Rasa Purnima, November 18, in her home in Kolkata. She and her husband have been the biggest supporters of the
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Sun, May 09, 2021 by Sunanda Das
The following is a letter from the GBC Executive Committee. The accompanying memorial video is from HareKrsna TV with a special message added at the end from Pankajanghri prabhu. Below the GBC letter is a link to the video of his departure observance, and a letter from Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa prabhus. Dear Devotees, Please
A Message from Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa Prabhus To All Devotees Around the World, With heavy hearts we observed the peaceful passing of His Grace Pankajanghri prabhu yesterday. As one of the most critical personalities in the development of the Pujari floor of the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium, his absence is now deeply felt.
Sun, November 22, 2020 by Sunanda Das
We are very pleased to inform the worldwide ISKCON devotee community that the GBC has kindly approved the design and size for the samadhi of His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja in Sridham Mayapur. We are grateful for their decision and for quickly finalizing the plans so we can proceed with the work. The samadhi will
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of Srila Prabhupada’s most beloved and dedicated servants from this world, His Grace Jasomatinandana prabhu, on October 24 in Ahmedabad. A preaching pioneer in India, he was the main force behind the development and construction of the current ISKCON temple in Ahmedabad, and
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Mon, August 24, 2020 by Sunanda Das
Below is a letter to His Holiness Jayapataka Swami from Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa prabhus recognizing the auspicious 50th anniversary of his acceptance of the sannyasa order in 1970. Dear Jayapataka Maharaja, Please accept our obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. All glories to you! On the most auspicious celebration of your 50th Anniversary of
Tue, July 14, 2020 by Ambarisa Das
Dear Bhakti Charu Maharaj, Please accept my prostrated dandavat. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Oh Maharaj, how we will miss your sweet words and gracious mood. Whenever Svaha and I would be in Mayapur when you were there, you would always ask us to your room for prasadam. It was always a glorious occasion and