Week Ahead 24 – 30 May

Dear Friends Chasing Rhinos with the Swami – New Book! Only 250 copies. Available at Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Book Table. R200 “In Chasing Rhinos with the Swami, Shyamasundara Das has accomplished something truly remarkable. He successfully takes his readers back in time, with descriptive language and storytelling expertise, and gives them — fully — more »

Week Ahead 17 – 23 May

Dear Friends Purushottama Maas You can read more about Purushottama Maas here: http://iskcondurban.net/?page_id=3600 Your Week Ahead Saturday 19 May Little Bhakti Theatre’s Vrindavan Summer This initiative is in collaboration with the BCEC. The show begins @4pm sharp. Line-up includes dance, drama, kirtan, puppet theatre, and chants. The acts will be performed by under 12s. Please come more »

Week Ahead 10 – 16 May

Dear Friends Sri Vyasa-Puja Offerings You are invited to submit a written offering to His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. BBT Africa awards every devotee the chance to express their heartfelt appreciation for the Founder/Acarya of the International Society For Krishna Consciousness. Submit your offering online: www.prabhupada.co.za Deadline: Friday 15 June 2018 Purushottama Maas more »

Week Ahead 3 – 9 May

Dear Friends Bhagavad-gita Evenings Starting on Monday 7 May, lectures on the Bhagavad-gita will be held in the temple room of the Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple weekly from Monday through Thursday from 6:00pm to 6:45pm. We invite the public to attend. Be sure and bring your copy of the Bhagavad-gita As It Is. If you more »

Week Ahead 26 April – 2 May

Dear Friends We celebrate the Nrsimha Avatar on Saturday 28 April. We can meditate on the following prayer from the Nrsimha Purana. This prayer was recited by Lord Caitanya: “I offer my respectful obeisances unto You, Lord Nrsimhadeva. You are the giver of pleasure to Prahlada Maharaja, and your nails cut the chest of Hiranyakashipu like more »

Week Ahead 18 – 25 April

Dear Friends Akshaya Tritiya This Wednesday, April 18, is Akshaya Tritiya, one of the most important days in the Vedic calendar. Akshaya means “imperishable” or “that which never diminishes”. Traditionally, this is the best day for starting important endeavors or projects. For example, Vyasadeva and Ganesa chose this day to start writing the Mahabharata, and every more »

Week Ahead 12 – 18 April

Dear Friends We trust you are feeling enthused by the Durban Festival of Chariots. Kindly note the Temple’s additional phone numbers: 031 403 3358 / 031 403 3359 / 031 403 3384 Your Week Ahead Friday 13 April Verulam Festival Day 1 @6pm with His Holiness Partha Sarathi Das Goswami Redcliffe Hindu Sabha 500 Petunia Circle, Redcliffe, Verulam more »

Week Ahead 22 – 28 March

Dear Friends The 2018 Durban Festival of Chariots is just 7 days away! Lord Ramachandra Prayer “O Kesava! O Lord of the universe! O Lord Hari, whose haze assumed the form of Ramacandra! All glories to You! In the battle of Lanka, You destroyed the ten-headed demon Ravana and distributed his heads as a delightful offering more »

Week Ahead 15 – 21 March

Dear Friends The 2018 Durban Festival of Chariots is just 14 days away! Lord Jagannath’s Chariots Complete Renovation After 15 years of touch-ups, the devotees decided that in celebration of the festival’s 30th anniversary, we will completely renovate the Lords’ chariots. A team of devotees has been hard at work since December 2017 stripping down the more »

Week Ahead 8 – 14 March

Dear Friends The Durban Festival of Chariots (DFOC) is just 21 days away. Please help spread the word by liking and sharing our social media pages: Facebook https://www.facebook.com/festivalofchariotsDBN/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chariotfestdbn/ Twitter https://twitter.com/ChariotFestDBN Remember to tag us in all your posts. Your Week Ahead Saturday 10 March Jo’Burg CBD Ratha Yatra with His Holiness Vedavyasa Priya Swami more »