Mother and Devotion

Dear Friends, Srila Prabhupada once said that the love a mother has for her child is the closest thing to real love in the material world. We can meditate on the Supreme Lord Krishna’s mother, Yasoda: “There is another description of mother Yasoda in a devotee’s prayer: ‘Let me be given protection by mother Yasoda, more »

Investing in the future…

    Dear Friends, Srila Prabhupada said that Mayapur is his place of worship and that is true for all Vaishnavas in the world. For devotees of Sri Krishna and Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu all roads lead to Sridham Mayapur, the birth place of Lord Caitanya, and the world headquarters of the International Society for Krishna more »

The Best of the Varanas

Dear Friends, On Thursday we honour Lord Ramacandra’s most famous devotee, Sri Hanuman. Narada Muni glorified Hanuman, the best of the Vanaras, as: “You are the Lord’s servant, His friend, His carrier, His seat, His flag, His umbrella, His canopy, His fan. You are His bard, His adviser, His doctor, His general, His best helper, more »

Beloved Lord Ramacandra

Dear Friends, Hare Krishna. This week we celebrate one of the most beloved incarnations of Krishna, Lord Sri Ramacandra. Lord Rama is best known for His flawless character…in an age where people are cheated at every turn, He gives hope and sets the standard for real leadership. As Krishna says that the world pursues the more »

Bhagavan and Bhagavatam

Hare Krishna Friends   This morning we completed the Srimad Bhagavatam. The 18 000 verses that make up the Srimad Bhagavatam is described to be as  brilliant as the sun.    “This Bhagavata Purana is as brilliant as the sun, and it has arisen just after the departure of Lord Krishna to His own abode, more »

“And the show go on…”

Dear Friends,   Hare Krishna. We would like to thank all who volunteered time before, during, and after the Durban Festival of Chariots. Our deepest gratitude to all our sponsors and patrons without whose help the festival would not be. We still have some copies of the Durban Festival of Chariots Souvenir Book, which you can purchase more »