Srila Prabhupada’s House Expands

Dear Friends Over the last four decades, the devotees in Pietermaritzburg have been instrumental in serving and being part of the Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple. ISKCON Pietermaritzburg started off as one of Sri Sri Radha Radhanath’s main nama-hatta groups. They hosted wonderful festivals, which attracted thousands of people from all around Pietermaritzburg, they were more »

Week Ahead 14 – 20 September

Dear  Friends On Friday 15 September, His Holiness Bhaktimarga Swami will complete his 4828km-walk from New York to San Francisco. This trek is Maharaja’s offering in celebration of ISKCON’s 50th anniversary. Your Week Ahead  Saturday, 16 September  Ekadasi – fast from all grains, beans, and legumes. Maha Harinam – Celebrating World Holy Name Week North more »

Week Ahead 7 – 13 September

Dear  Friends Your Week Ahead  Saturday, 9 September  Pada-yatra in Lotus Park @9:30am Starts at Stork Place and ends on Lotus Drive. This a 2,5km walk. Prasad will be served. Sunday, 10 September Love Feast with His Grace Rathim Krishna Das @3pm Soweto’s Spiritual Heritage Festival (see poster for details) Wednesday, 13 September Be A Sage more »

Week Ahead 31 August – 6 September

Dear  Friends Your Week Ahead  Saturday, 2 September  Lord Vamana’s Appearance Day – Fast until midday. Ekadasi – Fast from all grains, beans, and legumes. Sunday, 3 September Ekadasi Break Fast: 06:08 – 07:44 Love Feast with His Holiness Kadamba Kanana Swami @3pm Monday, 4 September Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur’s Appearance Anniversary Fast until midday. Festival will begin more »

Week Ahead 24 – 30 August & Sri Radhashtami Festival Details

Dear  Friends On Tuesday 29 August, we celebrate the “…the tender hearted feminine counterpart of the Supreme Whole.” Srimati Radharani is the supreme goddess of devotion and can award love for Krishna. We have planned an all-day festival in Her honour. A wonderful way to connect with Srimati Radharani is by giving her a birthday more »

Week Ahead 3 – 9 August

Dear Friends Srila Prabhupada Vyasa-puja Challenge 28 July – 13 August We invite you to take on the 21 book challenge to commemorate the 121st Appearance Anniversary of the Founder Acarya of ISKCON. Simply distribute 21 books by Sunday, 13 August. All participants will get to bathe Srila Prabhupada on Vyasa-puja. Temple Maha Clean-up Sri Caitanya more »

Week Ahead 27 July – 2 August

Dear  Friends Srila Prabhupada Vyasa-puja Challenge 28 July – 13 August We invite you to take on the 21 book challenge to commemorate the 121st Appearance Anniversary of the Founder Acarya of ISKCON. All participants will get to bathe Srila Prabhupada on Vyasa-puja. It is not too late to sign up to be a volunteer for more »

Week Ahead 20 – 26 July

Dear  Friends It is not too late to sign up to be a volunteer for our Sri Krishna Janmashtami Festival. Everyone is invited to render service to Sri Sri Radha Radhanath. Please send a WhatsApp to our hotline 062 526 3606 and we will call you back. We are offering training and accreditation. And you more »

Week Ahead 13 – 19 July

Dear  Friends Kids Winter Retreat 18 – 20 July from 9am until 1pm daily A spiritual recharge for our young ones. Activities include crafts, music, dance, cooking, story time, and more. Cost R175 and includes lunch & a snack each day. Booking Essential: 081 049 3240 Concessions are available. Grahamstown National Arts Festival Sankirtan Expedition Update more »

Week Ahead 6 – 12 July

Dear  Friends Janmashtami Festival Fever. We have designed a volunteer program, which allows everyone to offer service to Sri Sri Radha Radhanath. Please send a WhatsApp to our hotline 062 526 3606, and we will call you back. If you would like to sponsor towards the festival Deity worship, kindly contact Bhakti Devi on 031 more »