On the auspicious appearance day of Queen Rukmini we visited the temple of New Dwarka in Los Angeles, where the deities of Rukmini Dwarkadish reside. We had kirtan for 2 hours with the devotees and then started our journey to the Sadhu Sanga Retreat to be held in Austin, Texas this coming weekend.
Live on Mayapur.tv
On May 24th, for the second year, the Sadhu Sanga Retreat has begun its legendary continuous Kirtan for the weekend in Texas.
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FROM RUSSIA TO AMERICA
Every Day's a Festival
After the Russian tour, Indradyumna Swami is now in United States of America. Recently, they had a special program leading a rousing kirtan with HH BB Govinda Swami and HG Bada Haridas at the Shaktifest in Southern California and Los Angles temple.
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Vyasa Puja Address
Two new lectures "The Top Most Perfection" by HG Bada Hari Prabhu and "Vyasa Puja Address" by Srila Gurudeva as part of the Vyasa Puja celebrations in Ukraine are now available.
The lectures are available for listening on narottam.com.
NEW DIARY CHAPTER
Chariots of Colour
"From Durban's Sunday Tribune-March 31,2013.Article by Vivian Attword.
The Ratha Yatra, or Festival of the Chariots, comes full circle this year; finally returning to the place it was first celebrated in Durban – at the Amphitheatre on the Bay of Plenty." Read more here.
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Discipline and Principles in Spiritual Life
Discover short inspirational audio, video and text by Indradyumna Swami (a.k.a Srila Gurudeva) in "Gurudeva Weekly" section below.
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This week's theme: Discipline and Principles in Spiritual Life
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Held in the desert of Southern California, Shaktifest draws thousands of spiritual seekers each year. Yoga classes, meditation workshops and hours of kirtan attract people from all over the USA. This year myself, BB Govinda Maharaja, Bada Haridas, Karnamrta dasi and other ISKCON devotees performed ecstatic kirtans both on and off the main stage. I [...]
Deep in the Urals, in the heartland of Russia, we sing and dance our way through each day with the extraordinary devotees from this part of the world.
The final kirtan at Shaktifest was simply amazing! Pictured here leading the chanting of the maha mantra are Sri Sridhar ( the organizer the 3-day event ) BB Govinda Maharaja and Karnamrta dasi. Hundreds of people were singing and dancing in front of the stage. All glories to the holy names!
“To those who experience a delightful festival within their hearts and who cause a delightful festival in the hearts of the residents of this world; to those who, after the disappearance of Lord Krishna, have accepted a material human body for the complete deliverance of the general population on earth; to those whose lotus feet [...]