Category: New Nandagram (Hare Krishna Valley)

Planting the Summer Crops…at Hare Krishna Valley

This week at Hare Krishna Valley we began preparing our market garden for the summer crops. This involved cleaning up the weeds that had become prolific over winter. On Sunday we travelled to the Melbourne Temple to celebrate the appearance…

This week at Hare Krishna Valley…

This week at Hare Krishna Valley we were fortunate to have the presence of His Holiness Devamrita Swami, who facilitated a weekend retreat for over 100 guests. His discources were both informative and enlightening, and challenged the audience to see…

Winter Planning… at Hare Krishna Valley

This week at Hare Krishna Valley we began planning our spring crops by visiting some local organic gardeners in order to receive their advice as to what we should plant in September. Manigriva Prabhu is designing a new market garden…

Transcendental Feasting… At Hare Krishna Valley

On the weekend we hosted our monthly Sunday Feast programme at Hare Krishna Valley, with around 30 guests braving the extreme weather conditions to attend. They were rewarded with a sumptuous vegetarian feast, which followed our regular dancing and chanting…

A Work of Art @ Hare Krishna Valley

This week at Hare Krishna Valley, we hosted several devotees from Melbourne who came down to put the final touches on the artistic painting they have been doing in our Temple room. The final product looks very effective, and creates…

Spiritual Tourism: Hare Krishna Valley News

This week at Hare Krishna Valley we hosted a group of employees and volunteers from the Lorne Information Centre, who came to familiarise themselves with our farm. We took them for a tour of our Temple, the market garden and…

Chanting In Ecstacy at Hare Krishna Valley

Chanting In Ecstacy… We spent this week at Hare Krishna Valley renovating our office area, and attending to the vegetable garden. We were fortunate to host a visit from His Holiness Janananda Goswami, who gave the lecture at our Sunday…

Another Exciting Week… at Hare krishna Valley

Some friends of ours from Melbourne, Renee and Shannen, came down to Hare Krishna Valley for 3 days to help out around the farm. They helped us pick zucchinis, and plant a couple of rows of eggplants and capsicums. They…

The planet of zucchinis…

This week at Hare Krishna Valley we have been trying to keep up with the harvesting of our crop of zucchinis, which have been growing at an incredible rate with all of the sun and rain. We took 70 crates…

On Pilgrimage… from Hare Krishna Valley

On Pilgrimage… November 19th, 2010 Sorry I haven’t written for a few weeks, but I have been in India on my annual pilgrimage, and have been too absorbed in the holy land to post anything on the blog. We arrived…