Category: News

The Great Drum: Brihadmrdanga.com

Brihad-mrdanga (“the great drum”) is a phrase coined by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura. It refers to the power of publishing books as an instrument for preaching. This electronic Brihadmrdanga.com is serving News for Krishna’s Devotees in Australia and abroad. Click…

Janmastami in Indonesia

On September 2nd this year the Hare Krishna temple in Puncak, Indonesia, will ring to the sounds of Sri Krishna Janmasthami. If you don’t know about the Hare Krishna temple nestled in the hills of Jakarta’s hill station ‘Puncak’, it…

AN URGENT REQUEST!

Winter is a hard time to survive if you’re one of our 46 cows or bullocks who have been hit especially hard by the intense frosts the likes of which have not been seen in this region in a very…

KirtanAustralia.com

Kirtan is a folk form that arose from the devotional Bhakti movement of 15th century India, spearheaded by Caitanya Mahaprabhu. The primary musical feature of kirtan is the use of call and response, a figure that also deeply informs Western…

“Idam Radha-Krsnaya, idam na mama”

Shyamsundarananda Prabhu, the facilitator of the Yajna course says: “Mayapur Travelling Sankirtan devotees are extremely exemplary in every way. After just one day of presentation, they are able to perform the initiation fire sacrifice without mistakes. Also, their standard of…

Welcome to Mayapur Online Education

Mayapur Online Education is an initiative of ISKCON Mayapur to produce online courses on Bhagavad-gita As It Is, Srimad-Bhagavatam and Caitanya-caritamrta and other major writings of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Certificates will be offered for each book separately. These courses are designed to prepare the students for ISKCON certified Bhakti-sastri, Bhakti-vaibhava, Bhakti-vedanta and Bhakti-sarvabhauma examinations.