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Ratha-Yatra — A Festival of Spiritual Pleasure

Ratha-Yatra — A Festival of Spiritual Pleasure

This Ratha-yatra festival is very old—at least five thousand years old. Lord Krsna, along with His elder brother, Balarama, and His sister, Subhadra, once rode in a chariot from Dvaraka…

Why Hare Krishnas Distribute Books

Why Hare Krishnas Distribute Books

Have you ever met a Hare Krsna devotee in an airport, a parking lot, or on the street distributing books and collecting donations? Many people wonder why we do this.…

Lord Caitanya at Ratha-yatra Festival in Jagannatha Puri

Lord Caitanya at Ratha-yatra Festival in Jagannatha Puri

At the great chariot festival in the holy city of Jagannatha Puri, Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu danced in ecstasy before the chariot of Lord Jagannatha, revealing a most intimate pastime of…

The Kachori Story

The Kachori Story

On the anniversary of Srila Prabhupada's appearance his followers celebrate by preparing one of his favorite dishes—kachoris—spicy vegetable savories.…

ISKCON Around the World (1970 Photos)

ISKCON Around the World (1970 Photos)

ISKCON's temples in Tokyo, Sydney, London and Paris have met with instant success simply by sankirtana. The devotees of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada are distributing this bliss…

The Mahamantra and the German Expedition

The Mahamantra and the German Expedition

On request of Srila Prabhupada, his disciples are carrying this joyous spiritual plan to everyone they meet, thus fulfilling the prophecy of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu that the holy names will…

Maha Sankirtana in New York City

Maha Sankirtana in New York City

The sankirtana party is a transcendental festival for all people, inviting them to enter the spiritual sky in fully blissful consciousness. Everyone can achieve love for God, and this can…

Nonviolence or War

Nonviolence or War

War is inevitable: an eye for an eye, dog eat dog, kill or be killed. Human history is a history of wars. Lust, anger and greed run amok in our…

Krsna Is Inviting Us

Krsna Is Inviting Us

When Krsna comes He shows us His Vrndavana pastimes and invites us: "You can dance with Me also. You can play with Me just like the cowherd boys. And I…

“There Cannot be Any Peace”

“There Cannot be Any Peace”

We have been forced to think about nuclear war. Our leaders have tried to convince us that there is really nothing to worry about, because they have this wonderful materialistic…

Krsna-Centered Life In Los Angeles

Krsna-Centered Life In Los Angeles

At 4:30 am Los Angeles Hare Krishna Temple resounds with drums and cymbals as four hundred men, women, and children, wearing bright dhotis and saris sing the holy names of…

Reviving The Family Meal

Reviving The Family Meal

The family meal has hardly survived in our suburban lives. Dad now leaves home early to the office, a communal breakfast is out of the question. As for dinner .…

Sukadeva’s Instructions to Pariksit Maharaj

Sukadeva’s Instructions to Pariksit Maharaj

I am speaking about Pariksit Maharaj. As you know, he had only seven days to meet his death. He was a young man, but somehow or other he was cursed…

Narada Muni — The Transcendental Spaceman

Narada Muni — The Transcendental Spaceman

Narada Muni is eminently distinguished. His pupils include the greatest devotees. Also, he is not restricted to one planet, but has the facility to travel to any part of the…

The Peace Formula

The Peace Formula

The great mistake of modern civilization is to encroach upon other's property as though it were one's own, and to thereby create an unnecessary disturbance of the laws of nature.…

Sankirtana and Puppet Show at Griffith Park

Sankirtana and Puppet Show at Griffith Park

When the Sankirtana Party arrived at Griffith Park on this sunny day, the purpose of its members was to spread the holy name of God to their brothers and sisters.…

Illusions of Enjoyment

Illusions of Enjoyment

We are trying to spread Krsna consciousness, but it is a very difficult task because people are so much addicted to material enjoyment. Generally, they do not like this Krsna…

The Miracle of Mayapur

The Miracle of Mayapur

On the Ganges plain ninety miles north of Calcutta, the world headquarters of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) rises in Mayapur, the land of Lord Caitanya's birth.…

Philosophy: The Quest for Certainty

Philosophy: The Quest for Certainty

A frequent criticism of the Krsna consciousness philosophical tradition is that it places too much emphasis on authority. This is not surprising, seeing as how philosophy in the modern world…

Lord Krsna’s Cuisine — Five Cuisines in One

Lord Krsna’s Cuisine — Five Cuisines in One

What we have been calling "Lord Krsna's Cuisine" on these pages actually includes five cuisines: western Indian (Maharashtrian and Marwari), eastern Indian (Bengali), southern (Madras;), northwest central (Gujarati), and northern…

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