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Los Angeles Sankirtan

An example of spreading Krishna Consciousness is found in the activities of the devotees at the Los Angeles Radha Krishna Temple, who are engaged in a full program of Sankirtan…

Los Angeles Chariot Festival Draws 250,000

Los Angeles Chariot Festival Draws 250,000

Following a religious tradition observed for thousands of years in Jagannatha Puri, India, the devotees of the Hare Krsna temple here celebrated their seventh annual Ratha-yatra Chariot Festival recently.…

Rainmakers, Big and Small

Rainmakers, Big and Small

During a bad drought in California a few years ago, one scientifically-minded politician proposed towing in icebergs from the Arctic. In the meantime rain mercifully came.…

On Deprogramming — Letters

I was advised to have my daughter deprogrammed. I read up on deprogramming and its ramifications. I also felt my daughter had and has freedom of choice, freedom of religious…

If the Hare Krsna Movement Is a Cult, I’m Out of a Job!

If the Hare Krsna Movement Is a Cult, I’m Out of a Job!

Sometimes people accuse the Hare Krsna movement of being a new cult. We find that both sad and humorous down at the Journal of Vedic Heritage. That's the monthly newspaper…

London ISKCON Yatra 1969

London ISKCON Yatra 1969

In January 1969 the sound of HARE KRISHNA vibrated across Britain's "Today" program on Thames television as millions of viewers throughout the country began to fall in love with the…

Bhagavad-gita As It Is Book Review

The Bhagavad Gita, also known as the Geetopanishad, was first spoken by Lord Sri Krishna to His disciple Arjuna some five thousand years ago, just prior to the great Battle…

ISKCON Krishna Consciousness Temples 1969

ISKCON Krishna Consciousness Temples 1969

Attend Bhakti Yoga and mantra meditation classes, lectures on The Bhagavad Gita and related Vedic literature, chanting the Hare Krishna Mantra—every Monday, Wednesday and Friday (or write for details) at…

English Punk-Rocker Lora Logic Sings for Krsna

English Punk-Rocker Lora Logic Sings for Krsna

Lora Logic, the English punk-rock singer and saxophonist, is now a full-time devotee in the Hare Krsna movement.…

Letters

I am a bit sad to hear how Srila Prabhupada and many of his disciples say that modern scientists are atheistic fools. I myself am a scientist and have studied…

U.S. Senator Gets Srimad-Bhagavatam

U.S. Senator Gets Srimad-Bhagavatam

"I am overwhelmed," said Senator Charles Mathias (R-Md.) recently upon receiving the Srimad-Bhagavatam from ISKCON life member Dr. Vibhakara Mody. …

Why Did We Come to the Material World? — Letters

Since we are part and parcel of the Divine, we must have been in the divine, eternal, spiritual world at one time. Also, in the Bhagavad-gita Lord Krishna proclaims, "Those…

Simple Living, High Thinking

Simple Living, High Thinking

The Pennsylvania Dairymen's Association honored the Hare Krsna farm in Port Royal for having the best herd of Brown Swiss cows in the state.…

New Vrindaban — A spiritual concept of community life

New Vrindaban — A spiritual concept of community life

New Vrindaban, united in Krishna Consciousness, is now taking shape under the guidance of Srila Prabhupada. The hills of West Virginia are vibrating with the Hare Krishna Mantra, and it…

It Started at a Rock ‘n Roll Dance in London

I went to a rock 'n roll dance in London. I knew that the advertised "Radha Krishna Temple" was 6 devotees from the Temple in San Francisco. I saw the…

Lawrence P. Fisher Mansion Detroit

Lawrence P. Fisher Mansion Detroit

Detroit's Grand New Showplace Of Krsna Culture. At the famous Lawrence P. Fisher Mansion, Indian spirituality and American ingenuity unite for the glorification of Lord Krsna.…

Letters

I studied electricity. By the time I was finished, I felt I was very much in contact with a phenomenon that lacked sensible understanding. I mean, what really is a…

George Harrison Visits Mayapur

George Harrison Visits Mayapur

Former Beatle George Harrison, an old friend of the Hare Krsna movement, recently paid his first visit to the ISKCON center at this holy place of pilgrimage. George took part…

Sri Isopanisad — “The Original Person”

Sri Isopanisad — “The Original Person”

The most ancient of Indias famed Upanishads speaks with surprising relevance to the problems of technological man in this new and important translation. The author is the most distinguished teacher…

Teachings of Hasidism: “I and Thou” by Martin Buber

Teachings of Hasidism: “I and Thou” by Martin Buber

One of the best-known Jewish thinkers is Martin Buber. Called a poet, mystic and existentialist, the professor has written a number of appreciations of Hasidism, a mystical Jewish folk movement…