Week Ahead 6 -13 October

Have you registered for the Monthly Sankitan Festival? Dear Friends Please find Kartik festival dates, the latest Hare Krishna News and Kartik Festival sponsorships details below. Your Week Ahead Saturday, 8 October  Monthly Sankirtan Festival Members of the ISKCON South African National Council, including His Holiness Bhakti Caitanya Swami and other senior devotees will be joining more »

Week Ahead 30 September – 9 October

Dear Friends Meet Maryam Siddiqui, a 12-year-old Muslim girl, from Lucknow. She is the winner of the 2015 Indian Gita Champions League. Siddiqui is on a mission to promote the cause of education for the poor, she also calls herself an ambassador of peace. Maryam won the contest for explaining the teachings of the scripture in the more »

Week Ahead 22 – 27 September

Celebrating Our Spiritual Heritage Dear Friends We welcome back His Holiness Bhakti Caitanya Swami on Friday, 23 September. Maharaja will be spending just over five weeks with us. Your Week Ahead Thursday, 22 September Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in the US 6:30pm Gaura Lila Nights with His Grace Agnidev Das ​Light prasada will be served. Saturday, 24 more »

Week Ahead 14 – 22 September

Every Day is a Festival Dear Friends We trust that you are blissful and inspired after all the festivities. Scripture describes that in the spiritual world there is a festival every day. This week is no exception. Your Week Ahead Wednesday, 14 September The Appearance of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura (fasting was done on Tuesday) Welcoming Lord Nityananda’s more »

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 »