Week Ahead 30 June – 4 July

Dear Friends Hare Krishna Our first Monthly Sankirtan Festival was a success with 47 devotees participating and 434 of Srila Prabhupada’s books distributed. We hope that this festival will grow and more and more members of the community volunteer a few hours every month. The next Monthly Sankirtan Festival will be on Saturday, 30 July. Devotees more »

Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple’s First Monthly Sankirtan Festival

Dear Friends Hare Krishna On Saturday, 25 June, we host our first Monthly Sankirtan Festival. This festival is designed to bring us to a high level of sadhana (personal devotional practice). We are making first class arrangements, (breakfast and lunch prasad, training, book distribution spots, and transport) therefore registration is essential. You may register via: more »

Week Ahead 14 – 20 June: Be A Sage

Dear Friends Hare Krishna We invite you to a simple but powerful way to enhance your every day – read one chapter of Bhagavad-gita a day (CHAD). By reciting Bhagavad-gita, we get to know Krishna better. Simply by giving our attention to this everyday for a minimum of 7 minutes, we accumulate tremendous amount of spiritual more »

Our Family Business

Message from the Book Distribution Minister for South Africa Dear Friends Hare Krishna For the first time the South African Book Distribution Ministry, Sanbonani Krishna, will host a National Sankirtan Festival. I call it a festival because it is a celebration of a tradition that is most dear to our past and present spiritual masters. Srila more »

Weekend of Intellectual Giants

Dear Durban Krishna Hare Krishna The 4th annual Bhaktivedanta Swami Lecture will be held at the University of KwaZulu Natal, Westville Campus. The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust Africa warmly invite you to this event. However, kindly note that you must RSVP via: https://bbtafrica.co.za/rsvp/ Note: Entry will only be granted to those with a confirmed booking. The dress code is more »

Weekend of Conscious Devotion

Dear Friends Hare Krishna We welcome His Holiness Jayadvaita Swami on Sunday, 29 May. We have received an encouraging response for attandance to the Vows and Commitments workshop by His Grace Mahatma Das. If you are still doubtful of attending, Mahatma Prabhu shares: “This training offers those who have taken initiation an opportunity to re-commit more »

Lord Nrsimha Festival

Dear Friends Hare Krishna On Friday, 20 May, we celebrate the most auspicious Sri Nrsimha Caturdasi, the appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva, the protector of the devotees. We can pray to Him to protect our devotional creeper and to keep us fixed on our goal of serving Sri Sri Radha and Krishna. Your Week Ahead Wednesday, 18 more »

Week Ahead 13 – 19 May

Dear Friends Hare Krishna Take advantage of the high quality association lined up: Your Week Ahead Friday, 13 May 7:00pm    Clare Estate Nama-hatta with His Holiness Partha Sarathi Das Goswami Saturday, 14 May Vows & Commitments – Why We Make Them & Why We Break Them A seminar by His Grace Mahatma Das New Jagannath Puri Temple more »

Weekend Ahead 6 – 9 May

Dear Friends Hare Krishna The Deity Services Department at Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple will be hosting a series of courses covering all aspects (standards, procedures, etc.) of service to our Deities. The introductory course this Sunday will be detailing the eligibility to be engaged in deity service at Radha Radhanath Temple. If you are currently more »

Theatre at Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple this Weekend

Dear Friends Hare Krishna Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple will host the local Bhakti Yoga Society (BYS) Student Retreat this weekend. Bhakti Yoga Society is our university programme. We will be welcoming students from Edgewood, Howard, Mangosuthu, Westville, Durban University of Technology, and the Bartel Arts Trust (BAT Centre). The retreat begins on Friday and the more »