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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. […]

Cows, Cowherds and New Peacock In New Vrindaban

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Balaram Rasayatra

We will celebrate Balaram Rasayatra in the temple room on Monday, March 29th. At 5:30 PM ,Lord Balaram will be offered abhishek. Everyone will be allowed to bath Lord Balaram in honey. At 6 pm, His Holiness Varsana Swami will speak about Balaram Rasayatra. At 7 pm, Arati!!!! At 7:30 pm, feast served in honor […]

“Loving Exchanges” Devotion, Association & Service

by Sukhavaha dd Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu taught us by his example: “I am not a bramana, ksatriya, vaisya,or sudra. Nor am I a brahmacari, grihastha, vanaprastha, or sannyasi. These are all temporary designations. My only true identity is to be the servant of the servant of the servant of the Lord of the gopis, […]

Christmas Wish List For Cows and Deities

PLEASE INCLUDE THE COWS AND DEITIES IN YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING THIS YEAR- HARE KRSNA For the Deities: Heavy Duty Iron Incense Rose Water Saffron Honey Ghee Necklaces, earrings, pins Dish towels Bath towels Emergency, rechargeable, lanterns Jar candles blender food processor blue tac/poster putty Pure essential oils For the Cows: (many of these items are […]

Blows And Rainbows

Written around 7:00 PM, Wednesday, December 9th: The whole are all around, as far as you can see, because of this wind with hail, has knocked out everyone’s electricity, and when I went down to Wilson Valley this afternoon, there were four five places where dead trees had broken and blocked the road. Radha-VrindabanChandra’s ridge […]

Schedule for Diwali on Sat. and Govardhana Puja on Sun.

Schedule for Diwali – Festival of Lights on Saturday, Oct 17, 2009 6:00 Bhajans 7:00 Arati 8:00 Entertainment 8:30 Arati and Damodarastakam 9:00 Fireworks in the parking lot Schedule for Govardhana Puja on Sunday, Oct 18, 2009 12:00 – 1:00 Go puja by the temple and circumambulation 1:00 Arati 1:30 Go puja in the barn […]

Dosa Pancakes

( as taken fron the original Hare Krishna Cookbook ) 1 Cup raw white rice 1/2 Cup urad or mung dhal (split) 1/2 Cup yogurt Water 2 Teaspoon salt 1/2 Teaspoon cayenne Soak the dhal and rice overnight. Drain and blend in an electric blender, adding salt and cayenne, with just enough water to help […]

Paw paw trees for sale

I have about 50 paw paw tree seedlings for sale.   They are from last years seed, in 14 inch pots, and have a good root system. The price is $5. a tree.   Also this year seeds are for sale at $1. a piece.  If interested contact me by phone at 347-393-0131 or email  I […]

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 […]