Sankirtana Dasa: His  unique one man “Taiwan Padayatra” with a Magic Black Cow

Sankirtana Dasa: His unique one man “Taiwan Padayatra” with a Magic Black Cow

In 2008 Sankirtana Dasa was not new to padayatra. He had first heard of padayatra in 1987. After ending his career as a book distributor in Europe that year, where he found the mood no longer suited him, he traveled to India. He was introduced to padayatra in V?nd?vana in1987 when he attended an information … Continue reading

Early Memories Kurma-Rupa dasa

Early Memories Kurma-Rupa dasa

Early Memories Kurma-rupa dasa By Dharini dasi Bhakta Craig and his wife Bhaktin Debbie Escalante joined ISKCON quite suddenly, without prior Sunday feast attendance. They simply appeared one day. In my recollection, they received harinam initiation during the ceremony where I received brahmanical initiation, which was in 1976 in Seattle. Through a letter, Srila Prabhupada … Continue reading

Divien Encounter with Pure Soul (IV)

Divien Encounter with Pure Soul (IV)

Rejuvenation 2015 was an opportunity to hear many elevated  souls in Iskcon Noida few months before. I was struggling with some difficulties in my family life which has actually discouraged me a lot to participate more in Krishna conscious activities however I  had strong conviction that  without association of devotees I can’t cross this ocean … Continue reading

“Memories”- The Library of Our Life

“Memories”- The Library of Our Life

Hare Krishna, One incident happened with me during last book marathon in December, which took me little deeper into “Being Enthusiastic” During Book distribution in December, we met one old man, he was a gentleman and very humble. With full humilty in his hesitated voice he asked us “From where do you get encouragement for rendering … Continue reading

Glorious Goverdhan Dandavat Parikrama by HG Nandalal Dasi

Glorious Goverdhan Dandavat Parikrama by HG Nandalal Dasi

By Deena Bandhu Das In honor of the passing of our dear Godsister, Nandalal Dasi, here is part of a manuscript she wrote about her dandauti parikrama of Govardhan. Many thanks to Annabelle Anavadyangi Dasi Younger! My dear Godsister Nandalal departed this world this morning (March 16, 2015), an auspicious Ekadasi. She would have turned … Continue reading