Week Ahead 28 July – August 2023

Dear Friends

The Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple Women’s Forum are hosting their annual Women’s Day High Tea. This event will fill the mind, body, and soul through music, discussion, meditation, ayurveda, and hearty vegetarian delicacies. The event is at the most beautiful Hare Krishna Temple in Chatsworth, a serene and spiritual environment to meet like-minded individuals and create friendships. This is a ladies only event. Tickets are R120 pp and R100 for seniors. Book your tickets here.

Prasadam Cookout Success
Well done to all the volunteers at the prasadam cookout. Watch the highlights video here.

Bhaktivedanta College of Education and Culture present
Nectar of Instruction Overview ONLINE

3-hour course
Saturday • 12 August • 1:00pm-4:00pm
There are no pre-requisites for this course. The course fee is R20-00, payable on the day. You require the book, The Nectar of Instruction.
Course Facilitator: Vaisnavi-priya Devi Dasi 078 442 8080

Bhakti Sastri Module 1 – Bhagavad Gita (Chapters 1-5)
1st of Five Modules.
Starts: Saturday • 17 August • 6:00pm-8:00pm
Venue: College Room at the Sri Sri Radhanath Temple. The course fee is R100-00, payable at the first session. You require the book, Bhagavad Gita As It Is. Course Facilitator: Lilavatar Gaura Das 084 410 6769

You can message the course facilitators directly or register here.

Devotee Care SA
invite you to a Couple’s Retreat (online)
The Seven Principles for Making Relationships Work
– A practical success guide based on over forty years of marriage research.
with His Grace Mahatma Das (ACBSP) and Her Grace Jahnava Devi Dasi
Saturday 12 August & Sunday 13 August • 1:00pm – 4:30pm
Whether you are engaged, a newlywed, have been married for decades, or are in any committed relationship, this workshop will teach you how to avoid the pitfalls of relationship disaster and give you tools to become a relationship master. You will learn insights and practical tools that will immediately improve your relationship and give you a fresh focus for creating a happy, fulfilling relationship. Register here.

Week Ahead

Friday 28 July
Kendra Nama-hatta @7pm

Purushottama Maas
with His Grace Jaisacinandana Das
Venue: Kendra Hall
RSVP via WhatsApp on 083 453 3026 (Shravan)

Hillary Nama-hatta @7pm
Venue: 38 4th Street, Hillary
Inquiries: Alanath Das 083 775 2760

Saturday 29 July
– Fast from all grains, beans, and legumes.

Transcendental Diaries Class @7:30am
By His Grace Vishvarupa Das

Monthly Sankirtan Festival @9:30am
Meet at the Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Prasadam Marquee to collect your book pack and join a team on book distribution. We will meet at the temple at 1pm for realisations and a prasada feast.

Sunday 30 July
Ekadasi Break Fast: 06:42 – 07:05

Krishna Book Class @7:30am
By Bhakta Nashvin

Love Feast @11am
Darshan – A Feast for the Eyes

Monday 31 July
Unit 6/7, Chatsworth Nama-hatta @7pm

Venue: Shantik Foundation, corner of roads 741 & 742
Inquiries: Alanath Das 083 775 2760

Save the Date
Devotee Care – End of Life Care Seminar

Saturday 26 August
Venue: Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple

ISKCON Disciples Course
with His Grace Swarup Damodar Das
Rose Heights Primary School
10, 16, 25, 30 Sep & 1 Oct
Inquiries Alanath Das 083 775 2760


Purushottama Maas
Ends Wednesday 16 August
Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Special Purushottama Maas Offerings
Take advantage of the special offerings (aratis and pujas) available only during the month of Purushottam.
How to Book
WhatsApp Ishara on 063 297 4398. All pujas and aratis are R108 each. Note this is only valid during Purushottama Maas.

Deity Sponsorship Price Increase
Effective from 1st September
Standard R258
Festival R358
Standard R208
Festival R308
Take Care of Krishna
Contact Ishara 063 297 4398

Volunteer with Purpose @Sri Krishna Janmashtami
Reach out to us to find out how you can be involved in this dynamic service. Sign up to offer your assistance here or WhatsApp 065 549 5690.

Govinda’s Restaurant & Radhanath’s Gifts
Monday – Saturday 9:30am-4pm
Sundays & Public Holidays 9:30am-3pm
Note: Govinda’s is now open on Wednesdays.

How to Connect to the Temple?
031 403 3328 • temple@iskcondurban.net • iskcondurban.net