Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple Celebrates ISKCON 50

Dear Friends Hare Krishna. I sincerely hope that you will be part of Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple’s ISKCON 50 Anniversary celebrations. Events include: Thursday, 28 July ISKCON 50th Anniversary  “Taste of Devotion” 5000 cupcake distribution in and around Durban Remember Step 5! Take photos and send to  Include names of persons in the photo and more »

His Holiness Krishna Das Swami’s Memorial Service Details

His Holiness Bhakti Caitanya Swami  honours His Holiness Krishna Das Swami “He [Krishna Das Swami] often lamented the degradation of modern day India, always fondly referring to it as “Bharat” which of course is the traditional name for the country…In his heart, Maharaja wanted India to really become the Bharat of its ancient tradition, and more »

Week Ahead 14 – 19 July

Dear Friends Hare Krishna We welcome back His Holiness Partha Sarathi Das Goswami, who arrived in Durban last night. His Holiness Ram Govinda Swami will be giving all the morning classes at the temple until Thursday, 21 July. Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of ISKCON on Sunday, 31 July. The more »

Week Ahead 6 -13 July

Google Doodle for ISKCON 50 Dear Friends Hare Krishna Google has a service called GOOGLE DOODLE (, which helps people celebrate their important days. We would like Google to create a special doodle on 13 July (the day ISKCON was legally inaugurated 50 years ago). And you can help. All you have to do, is more »

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: Note: Entry will only be granted to those with a confirmed booking. The dress code is more »