• radha-rani
    Festival,  Pastime

    Srimati Radharani is not an ordinary woman

    A lecture by Srila Prabhupada on Srimati Radharani’s Appearance Day celebrations held in Montreal on Aug 30th 1968. Srila Prabhupada on Radharani Today is our Radhashtami ceremony. I must speak now something about Radharani, and then I shall go up, reach my apartment at twelve. In the meantime, you can observe the ceremonies. Today is the birthday of Srimati Radharani. Radharani is the pleasure potency of Krishna. Krishna is the Supreme Brahman. Just try to understand. Krishna is the Supreme Brahman. Param brahma param dhama pavitram paramam bhavan [Bg. 10.12]. Radharani is the pleasure potency of Lord Krishna and Not An Ordinary Woman So when param brahma wants to enjoy……

  • Biography

    Srila Prabhupada in Moscow

    Srila Prabhupada’s visit to Moscow was a historic milestone in establishing the triumph of Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu’s prediction: prthivite ache yata nagaradi grama sarvatra pracara haibe mora nama “In every town and village, the chanting of My name will be heard.” By setting foot in Moscow, Srila Prabhupada blessed the whole country with his divine presence. In his short stay there, he also planted the seed of devotion in the heart of a sincere, young Muscovite named Ivan. Prabhupada’s eagerness to preach in Moscow In May 1971, Srila Prabhupada prepared for extensive world travel. Although his itinerary was indefinite, his general plan was to travel widely for a few months,…

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    Spreading the message of Bhagavad Gita

    Spreading the message of Bhagavad Gita A team of devotees from Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir visited Apollo Hospital Delhi for a session on ‘Relevance of Bhagavad Gita in today’s stressful environment’. The session was well attended by over 150 support and administration staff of the hospital along with 30-35 senior specialist doctors. A welcome address by a senior doctor was followed by prayers and kirtan by Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir devotees that was eventually joined by the audience.   Yudhisthira Krishna Dasa, Vice-President of Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir gave a 30 minute talk on the above mentioned subject that was followed by an enthusiastic interaction with the audience in the form of questions…

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    Shri Chanchalapathi Dasa addresses students of SRCC

    Sri Chanchalapathi Dasa, President, Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir was invited by Spirituality Club of Sri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University to give a lecture on spirituality and religion. Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) is one of the colleges within University of Delhi granting undergraduate and graduate degrees. Founded in 1926 in New Delhi, it is one of the oldest and most prestigious institutes of higher learning in Commerce and Economics in India. Current under-graduate students and former students of the college are colloquially known as SRites. SRCC had organised Annual Collaborative Exchange Program with the Pennsylvania State University, United States. This Program was designed to enable students from both…