Sri Radhashtami Festival Guide

Dear Friends Hare Krishna. On Friday, 9 September, we celebrate 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 and encourage you to bring offerings of birthday cards, letters, gifts or flowers for more »

Weekend Events 2 – 5 September

Dear Friends, Hare Krishna. Kindly Note: There is a Telkom fault with the temple phone lines. As a result many callers are unable to get through. We have contacted Telkom repeatedly. We apologise for the inconvenience. We welcome His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami, His Holiness Bhakti Nrsingha Swami and His Holiness Bhakti Prem Swami this week. more »

Janmashtami – All You Need to Know

Dear Friends, Hare Krishna. We wish you a joyous Janmashtami Festival. Wednesday, 24 August Interfaith Arts & Culture Youth Fest Main Stage, 9am – 12pm Adivas Ceremony Temple Room 6:00pm Ceremony to invoke auspiciousness 6:30pm 100 Ways to Counteract the Ill Effects of the Age of Kali 7:00pm Arati & Kirtan 7:30pm Prasad Thursday, 25 August more »

Celebrating Krishna’s Older Brother | Week Ahead 17 – 21 August

Hare Krishna. Your Week Ahead Wednesday, 17 August Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Jhulana-yatra @ 7:30pm Janmashtami Hall Festival Merebank Community Hall @ 6:30pm with His Holiness Subhaga Swami Thursday, 18 August Sri Balaram Purnima (Fast until noon) Second Month of Chaturmasya begins – fast from yoghurt for one month. Morning Festival 4:30am Mangal-arati 5:15am Japa 7:15am Srila Prabhupada’s more »

Week Ahead 11 – 18 August

Swing into Festival Season Dear Friends Hare Krishna. We enter festival season with the Janmashtami Hall Programmes and Sri Sri Radha-Krishna Jhulana-yatra (swing festival). We also welcome His Holiness Subhaga Swami on Sunday, 14 August. Your Week Ahead Saturday, 13 August Janmashtami Hall Programmes at the following areas: Unit 6, Chatsworth @ 4.30pm With His Grace more »

Week Ahead 2 – 10 August

Dear Friends Hare Krishna. 105 People joined the Taste of Devotion Campaign and distributed 5000 cupcakes at 135 different areas in and around Durban. View the Taste of Devotion Campaign photo album on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DurbanKrishna/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10155070113475968 On Saturday, 30 July, we got an overwhelming response to the Monthly Sankirtan Festival. 115 Devotees joined the book distribution party and more »

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 temple@iskcondurban.net.  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 »