Please Help Write History of New Vrindaban Dhama

Did you live in New Vrindaban or visit here when Srila Prabhupada visited the community? If so, I need your help.

Over the years I’ve been asked to develop an oral history of New Vrindaban. This would be an enormous undertaking. But with a new blog I would like to humbly begin this endeavor by first focusing on Srila Prabhupada’s visits to New Vrindaban. He visited on four occasions in 1969, 1972, 1974, and 1976.

I am requesting devotees to send their remembrances of Prabhupada’s visits here. You can begin with one or two accounts and add more later. A rule of thumb for blog readability is to keep accounts at below seven hundred words. Of course, if you have an exciting Prabhupada account, forget the rules. But don’t forget to mention the year it happened. Also include 2 – 3 sentences about yourself – what your service was at the time and perhaps what you do now. If an account has been posted, don’t hesitate to respond with more insight or information. Submit all Prabhupada accounts to

Will start posting submissions in the next week or so. The site is

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