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New Vrindaban’s Palace of Gold Honored – Back to Godhead Magazine – October 1980


New Vrindaban’s Palace of Gold Honored – Back to Godhead Magazine – October 1980. By William Robins Limestone, W. Va., Aug. 5 The men in saffron robes, in denims and faded shirts, heads shaven and unshaven, the women in saris of many colors, the Hare Krishna devotees came in twos and threes and troops, afoot […]

Lord Nrsimhadeva Deity Installed in New Vrindaban – BTG – July 1986


Lord Nrsimhadeva Deity Installed in New Vrindaban – Back to Godhead Magazine – July 1986. At a recent festival in New Vrindaban, devotees installed the Deity of Lord Nrsimhadeva and His eternal associate, Prahlada Maharaja. The seven-foot black Deity of Lord Krsna’s half-man, half-lion incarnation is the first full-size Deity of Nrsimhadeva installed in the […]

New Vrindaban Farm Report – BTG Magazine – Oct 1975


New Vrindaban Farm Report – Back To Godhead Magazine – October 1975. Over the past eight years, the International Society for Krishna Consciousness has established fourteen successful farming communities in various parts of the world. As national economies founder and cities go bankrupt, ISKCON’s farms flourish and grow, proving that the Krishna consciousness movement is […]

New Vrindaban: Three Occasions for Transcendental Festivals – BTG Article – April 1974


New Vrindaban: Three Occasions for Transcendental Festivals Back To Godhead Article – April 1974 By Vishaka-devi dasi THIS YEAR, three auspicious days of special celebration for all devotees of the Supreme Personality of Godhead fall within the months of August and September. The first (August 11) is Janmastami, the unique day commemorating Krishna’s appearance on […]

New Vrindaban’s Krishna Temple is a Labor of Love – Back to Godhead – January 1979


Krishna Temple is a Labor of Love – Back to Godhead – January 1979. by Ed Kozel Reprinted from the Wheeling (West Virginia) News-Register Something of a minor marvel is taking shape in the hills of Marshall County, where members of the Hare Krishna religious community have sacrificed over the past four years to complete […]

Prabhupada’s Palace of Gold – Back To Godhead Article – July 1981


Prabhupada’s Palace of Gold – Back To Godhead Article – July 1981. by Yogesvara Dasa In the Hills of West Virginia The Appalachian hills provide the setting for an ornate palace dedicated to the great spiritual master who brought love of Krishna to the West. Just around a bend in the road, crowning a lush […]

New Vrindaban Cow Protection: Practical Necessity for a Peaceful Society – BTG Magazine 1976


New Vrindaban Cow Protection: Practical Necessity for a Peaceful Society Back To Godhead Magazine, January 1976 By Vishaka devi dasi Speaking on the troubled condition of our modern world, the late historian Arnold Toynbee once said, “The cause of it [the world’s malady] is spiritual. We are suffering from having sold our souls to the […]

Srila Prabhupada Shares His Vision for New Vrindaban in a Letter – November 18th, 1968


From a series of letters written by Srila Prabhupada outlining his vision for New Vrindaban. Thanks to Vanipedia for the source material. —————————————————————— November 18th, 1968. My Dear Hayagriva, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter of Nov. 12, 1968, and I am very much pleased to note the contents. […]

New Vrindaban: The Spiritual Frontier – BTG Article June 1974


New Vrindaban: The Spiritual Frontier  Back To Godhead Article – June 1974 By Vishaka devi dasi By His inconceivable potency, the Supreme Lord Sri Krishna appeared 5,000 years ago as a cowherd boy in the village of Vrindavan, India. The devotees of the Hare Krishna movement, therefore, who have established a 1,000 acre Krishna conscious […]