Delicious Diwali Sweets

For the most delicious traditional Diwali Sweets come to the Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple in Chatsworth. Call Govinda’s Restaurant: 031-4034600

How to Offer a Lamp…

If possible offer a lamp daily during Kartik, either in the temple or before your altar at home. You can sing or play a recording of the Sri Damodarasataka prayers while offering lamps. These prayers are found in the  Padma Purana. Sri Hari bhakti-vilasa (2.16.198) states, “In the month of Kartik one should worship Lord Damodar more »

Today’s Programmes

 Taralika arranged this programme at the Umhlatuzana Community Hall for senior citizens. Our seniors were treated to a morning of spiritual upliftment and a delicious vegetarian lunch.  Pravina arranged this programme at the Durban Coastal Health Clinic. Devotee chanted and danced with the patients. The maintenance crew at the temple came up to the temple more »

Sharing the gift of Krishna Consciousness

Dear Friends, We trust that your Kartik has enthusiastically started. The initiative of getting as many people to offer lamps either in their homes or at the temple has exceeded our expectations with five thousand Kartik packs already distributed. This special Kartik pack includes a fold out altar, a song book, CD with the Damodarastakam more »

Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple Altar

Patricia from our Maintenance Crew offers her lamp to Lord Damodara…The Kartik-mahatmya 114, states: “A person who offers a lamp to Lord Krishna during Kartik attains the eternal spiritual world where there is no suffering.”

Kartik 2012

Dear Friends,Hare Krishna!While Woolworths, Edgars and Stuttafords have their sales, the spiritual worldhas an unrivaled sale. While the stores roll out their red carpets, and try toentice with “75% off”, it pales in comparison to what the month of Kartik hason offer. In a world that is dominated by the obsession of the “haves” and“have-nots” more »

Temple Tours

Did you know that you can bring any number of people to the temple and request a guided tour completely free of charge? The group in the picture are from the Eastern Cape and they were chanting the Hare Krishna maha-mantra. Our temple has great acoustics and their deep voices filled the atmosphere. To make more »

Shri Shri Radha Radhanath’s 27th Anniversary Celebration

Hare Krishna Dear Friends,This weekend we celebrate Shri Shri Radha Radhanath Temple’s 27th anniversary. The Shri Shri Radha Radhanath Temple has become a sanctuary for thousands of Krishna devotees.  Please find the schedule for the weekend festivities: Shri Shri Radha Radhanath Temple 27th Anniversary Celebrations20-21 October 2012 Saturday, 20 October 2012: 04.30am: Mangal Arati and more »

Have you seen our Lord?

Hare Krishna Friends, I will start posting pictures of our temple deities, so you can look forward to this in the days to come. Many have said that this particular Lord Chaitanya is especially beautiful and merciful. “May the Supreme Lord who is known as the son of Srimati Saci-devi be transcendentally situated in the more »

Lunch Time Celebration

Today, Tuesday, 16 October, we celebrate Ramanujacharya Prabhu’s 65th birthday at 1pm in Shrila Prabhupada’s Room. Ramanujacharya has been in South Africa for may years and is a Sanskrit scholar and musician. He teaches at the Bhaktivedanta College and guides many devotees. We are blessed to have him with us.