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Vaishnavi Retreat 09 Announcement

The annual Vaishnavi Retreat will begin Friday, Oct. 2 nd through Sunday, Oct. 4th in New Vrindaban. It is for women and by women and both women and children are welcome. Plan on elevating your Krishna consciousness and reviving your spirits in the enchanting atmosphere of New Vrindaban, located in the Appalachian foothills of West […]

Prabhupada Letter Feb.22, 1971

CAMP: ISKCON; Akash-Ganga Bldg., flat 7; 89 Bhulabhai Desai Rd. Bombay-26, INDIA February 22nd, 1971 My Dear Kirtanananda Maharaj, Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 12th January, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. Just recently I have written you one letter and I hope you have received […]

Snayanyatra and Preparation

Lord Jaganatha’s Snayanyatra will take place on Sunday, June 28th at 10:30 a.m. Please come and celebrate the wonderful bathing ceremony of Their Lordships. Also, anyone who would like to serve Their Lordships for this festival could meet at 7 p.m. in the temple room (or around Vani’s store) to make preparations of garlands and […]

As Steaks Mount, Hare Krishnas Beef Up Appeals to Save Cows

From: The Wall Street Journal By SUDEEP REDDY NEW VRINDABAN, W.Va. — Saving cows, the Hare Krishnas in this village have learned, is a lot easier in India. Created four decades ago, New Vrindaban was the first cattle sanctuary in the U.S. At its peak, it had 434 bovine refugees. Today, the cattle population is […]

Photos from the end of the 24 Hour Kirtan

Twenty four hours has come come and gone, but the kirtan is still going on! Again, log on to to catch the end!

More Photos from 24 Hour Kirtan

As I type this, about 11 hours of the 24 Hour Kirtan still remain and HH Radhanath Swami is singing to a packed temple. If you are *not* one of the nearly 2000 devotees who have been viewing the live video/audio broadcast, there is still plenty of time left! Log on to and immerse […]

Photos from the 24 Hour Kirtan

Things are just warming up here, but here are some photos from this morning:

New Vrindaban 24 Hour Kirtan Live Broadcast Now!

Dear Devotees, Thanks to the efforts of Manu Prabhu and Shyam Pandey, we are broadcasting live video from the 24 Hour Kirtan now! Please visit: (click on the video) Tune in from wherever you are in the world and immerse yourself in the nectar of the holy name! Hare Krishna! Your servants from […]

Fasting From The Internet

Dear devotees, We will be broadcasting live video and sound for the 24hr Kirtan and thus we will be requiring every bit of bandwidth we can get. In order to facilitate proper and uninterrupted live webcast, we will be blocking the internet connectivity in RVC temple fromĀ  Saturday June 20th starting at 6 am to […]

New Vrindaban Ratha Yatra Saturday July 11th

STARTING FROM RUPANUGA’S AND VANI’S HOUSE 12 NOON It is getting closer to that magical time of the year when Their Lordships disappear for a few days and then triumphantly return to grace Their Rathyatra Chariot. Not to be outdone by last year’s performance, the Rath cart has been revamped since last year. Gaura Nitai, […]