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New Vrindaban’s Transcendental Throwback Thursday – 05/29/14


New Vrindaban’s Transcendental Throwback Thursday – 05/29/14. Each week we highlight an earlier era of ISKCON New Vrindaban. This week’s challenge: There are 14 recognizable faces in this photo. How many can you identify? What to do: Post your guesses on the “who, what, when, where & why” in the comment section at the New Vrindaban Facebook Page. […]

Jayadevi Dasi leading New Vrindaban’s Kartik 24 Hour Kirtan – October 19th, 2013


Video of Jayadevi Dasi leading New Vrindaban’s Kartik 24 Hour Kirtan – October 19th, 2013. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDPyrnBLL2E[/youtube]

Srila Prabhupada Writes Of Deciding To Spend 4 Months Of Each Year In New Vrindaban – June 1969


  Srila Prabhupada  Writes Of Deciding To Spend 4 Months Of Each Year In New Vrindaban  – June 1969. From a series of letters written by Srila Prabhupada outlining his vision for New Vrindaban. Thanks to Vanipedia for the source material. —————————————————————— June 01, 1969 Dear Dayananda, Please accept my blessings. I thank you very much for your letter dated […]

Abhay Dasa leading New Vrindaban’s Kartik 24 Hour Kirtan – October 19th, 2013


Video of Abhay Dasa leading New Vrindaban’s Kartik 24 Hour Kirtan – October 19th, 2013. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7wr_27C_y0[/youtube]

New Vrindaban’s Transcendental Throwback Thursday – 05/22/14


New Vrindaban’s Transcendental Throwback Thursday – 05/22/14. Each week we highlight an earlier era of ISKCON New Vrindaban. This week’s challenge: Can you identify all six devotees in this photo? What to do: Post your guesses on the “who, what, when, where & why” in the comment section at the New Vrindaban Facebook Page. Technical stuff: We share […]

New Vrindaban’s Pujari Department Fosters Family Mood


by Madhava Smullen It’s 7:30 on a February morning at New Vrindaban. The sun rises into an orange sky, setting the leafless silhouettes of the trees ablaze and giving the snow packed on the rooftops a golden hue. Devotees crunch over the snow to the temple for Deity Greeting, wrapped up warmly with shoulders hunched […]

From the New Vrindaban Garden: Companion Plants 5-19-14


This week in the garden the weather has shown us just how unpredictable May weather can be, in a few days we went from over 80 degrees to a light frost. Many of our more sensitive plants were covered the last two nights. If you are unable to cover your plants at night often they […]

Srila Prabhupada Advocates A “Common Sense” Approach When Using Modern Conveniences To Develop New Vrindaban – December 1968


Srila Prabhupada Advocates A “Common Sense” Approach When Using Modern Conveniences To Develop New Vrindaban – December 1968. From a series of letters written by Srila Prabhupada outlining his vision for New Vrindaban. Thanks to Vanipedia for the source material. —————————————————————— December 08, 1968 My Dear Kirtanananda, Please accept my blessings. I have received today your letter dated 4, December […]

Prabhupada’s Palace Nectar: On the Road


Prabhupada’s Palace Nectar: On the Road Written by Puru das and taken from the April 1983 Issue of the Brijabasi Spirit    Pictures shows Devananda on the left and Jalakolahali on the right. During the “off” season the Palace staff keeps engaged. Actually there is no such thing as an “off” season in Krsna Consciousness. […]

New Vrindaban Board Meeting Reflects Cooperative Spirit


New Vrindaban Board Meeting Reflects Cooperative Spirit. By Madhava Smullen From the very beginning, this spring’s Semi-Annual Joint Boards Meeting at New Vrindaban reflected the cooperative spirit that has been growing in the community since its current transformation began. Held on Saturday March 22nd and Sunday March 23rd,  2014 at the Palace Lodge conference room, […]