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Letters — What a happy family you seem to be!

I have known and loved Sri Krishna's devotees for many years, and though I am a Buddhist and not a member of ISKCON, I am in close touch, what a…

Back To Godhead October 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead October 1981 PDF Download

Radha and Krsna, standing on a teak-and-silver altar, are the center of attraction at Hare Krsna Land in Bombay. Lord Krsna's devotees in Bombay number well over two million.…

The Yoga Dictionary

The Sanskrit language is rich in words to communicate ideas about spiritual life, yoga, and God realization. This dictionary, appearing by installments in back to godhead, will focus upon the…

Govinda’s Restaurant in Tehran

Govinda’s Restaurant in Tehran

Through months of political turmoil, the devotees continued their distribution of sanctified food 'prasadam' and their work of propagating love of God according to the teachings of the Bhagavad-gita. …

Back To Godhead June 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead June 1981 PDF Download

Devotees of Lord Krsna on board the Sri Jaladuta II bring the message of Lord Krsna to the Hawaiian Islands. The fifty-three-foot teakwood ketch, a donation from a well-wisher impressed…

Mayor Praises Vancouver Ratha-yatra

Mayor Praises Vancouver Ratha-yatra

The Ratha-yatra Festival of the Chariots, celebrated here annually for the last five years by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, has apparently won the hearts of British Columbia's officialdom.…

Back To Godhead December 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead December 1981 PDF Download

While Lord Krsna was performing transcendental pastimes as a cowherd boy, Brahma, thinking Him an ordinary person, played a trick on Him by stealing away His cows and cowherd…

In Praise of the Spiritual Master

In darkness have I traveled, In nescience was I born. For eons had I journeyed In existence forlorn, My knowledge had been covered, Forgetful. and blind, In different planes I'd…

The Yoga Dictionary

The Sanskrit language is rich in words to communicate ideas about spiritual life, yoga, and God realization. This dictionary, appearing by installments in BACK TO GODHEAD, will focus upon the…

Prince Charles Charmed By Krsna Books

Prince Charles Charmed By Krsna Books

Between two recitals of Indian music and dance, the prince received two of the movement's books from a Hare Krsna devotee. "Possibly he found them more interesting than the performance,"…

Back To Godhead March & April 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead March & April 1981 PDF Download

Sometimes demons would come to Vrndavana and try to kill Krishna. One of these demons was Bakasura, who assumed the form of a gigantic crane.…

The Yoga Dictionary

The Sanskrit language is rich in words to communicate ideas about spiritual life, yoga, and Cod realization. This dictionary, appearing by installments in back to godhead, will focus upon the…

100,000 Attend Ratha-yatra in L.A.

100,000 Attend Ratha-yatra in L.A.

This summer a record 100,000 people took part in the fifth annual Hare Krsna Ratha-yatra Festival of the Chariots at Venice Beach, California—the largest such festival in the Western Hemisphere.…

Letters — Is Hare Krishna a destructive cult?

In Washington, D.C., on August 20th, a call-in radio show hosted Jean Merritt, who says that the Hare Krsna movement is a "destructive cult" with dubious religious status whose members…

Back To Godhead November 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead November 1981 PDF Download

Lord Sri Krsna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, is shown here with His eternal consort, Srimati Radharani, seated on a lotus in the Lord's eternal abode in the spiritual sky.…

The Philosophy of Science — Letters

The theory of evolution is only a reflection of a much broader philosophy—the philosophy of materialistic science. It is this philosophy that is the cause of many people's rejection of…

The Yoga Dictionary

The Sanskrit language is rich in words to communicate ideas about spiritual life, yoga, and God realization. This dictionary, appearing by installments in BACK TO GODHEAD, will focus upon the…

Sita-Rama Installed Near London

Sita-Rama Installed Near London

Recently at the Bhaktivedanta Manor, the country asrama of the Krsna consciousness movement near London, devotees installed the Deity forms of Lord Ramacandra (Krsna's incarnation as a perfect king) and…

Back To Godhead August 1981 PDF Download

Back To Godhead August 1981 PDF Download

Ratha-yatra, "The Festival of the Chariots,'' an ancient celebration held annually in India, has now become popular in cities around the world. Here, on Fifth Avenue, while thousands view the…

The First Floating Hare Krishna Temple

The First Floating Hare Krishna Temple

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness has its first floating temple, a 53-foot teakwood ketch recently donated to Narahari dasa, president of the Honolulu Krsna center. …