THE STORY BEHIND "DIWALI" King Dashrath ruled the rich and prosperous city of Ayodhya. He had three wives and Kaikayi was his favourite. She saved his life in a war at a
The celebration of Kumbh Mela takes place at the four sacred places as per the position of Sun and Jupiter in different zodiac signs. Poorna Kumbh is held at Ujjain once in
The Sunday ‘Love Feasts’ go back to the very beginning of Srila Prabhupada's ISKCON period, which began in the mid-1960's. He introduced this weekly festival as part of his overall preaching program.
December is traditionally the month when ISKCON devotees make a special effort to distribute Srila Prabhupada’s books. All members of BVKS Sanga are encouraged to take up this service especially during this
Kartik (Damodar)...The Holiest Month... Kartik (Damodar) is the best, the purest of purifiers, and most glorious of all months. Kartik month is particularly dear to Lord Sri Krishna. This month is full
Yudhisthira Maharaj said, "O Janardana, O protector of all beings, what is the name of the Ekadasi that comes during the dark fortnight (Krishna paksha) of the month of Karttika (October -
Krishna and His pure devotees are so kind that they allow us to worship them even through their pictures. It's something like mailing a letter: You can't mail a letter by placing
His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami and ISKCON Ujjain are pleased to invite devotees to a three-day festival of joyous and melodious kirtan at Sri Sri Radha Madan-Mohan Mandir in Ujjain from 9th
His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami welcomed 150 devotees from around the world to Sri Sri Radha Madan-Mohan Mandir, ISKCON Ujjain, for a seven-day spiritual retreat from 26th December 2013 to 1st January 2014.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall tonight took part in a solemn ceremony of thanks with Hindus on the banks of the River Ganga. In the holy Hindu city of Rishikesh,