ISKCON MAURITIUS NEWS

His Grace Sankarshan Prabhu's Visit to Mauritius June 17

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Friday 02 June 2017 12.00 Arrival
Saturday 03 June 201707.30: Sri Caitanya Caritramrita–SS Radha Golokananda Mandir
9.30: Sankirtan

His Grace Gaura Gopal's Prabhu's First Visit To Mauritius

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Gaura Gopal Prabhu,international lifestyle coach and brhamacari preacher from "Radha Gopinath Mandir", Chowpatty Mumbai, will be in Mauritius during the first week of June. You may find his schedule here:

Parenting/Leading our Children/Youth

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A workshop facilitated by Her Grace Urmila Devi Dasi
First weekend venue : Sri Sri Krishna Balarama Mandir
Date : Sat 25th and Sunday 26th February 2017
Time::Sat: 1pm to 6.00pm
Sun: 10am to 3.30pm
For more information contact: Ajay Dosieah on 5727 3777
Second weekend venue: Sri Sri Radha Golokananda Mandir
Date : Sat 4th and Sunday 5th March 2017
Time::10.30 to 4pm
For more information contact: Shyama Vilasini on 5905 1408
The detailed schedule is as follows (The same modules will be covered at both venues):

Book Distribution Seminar

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In 2009 Vaiseshika Prabhu, Temple President of ISKCON Silicone Valley (ISV) started a revolution in North American book distribution. His successful methods and principles are elaborately documented in his compelling book, "Our Family Business".

Waterfront Festival

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The most awaited yearly Hare Krishna Waterfront Festival in Mauritius starting 16th to 18th December 2016. The festival will be held at L'esplanade Waterfront Mahebourg, Mauritius.


Details of the festival are as follow:

Visit of sannyasis and senior devotees in Mauritius

This December, we will be graced by the visit of ISKCON sannyasis and senior devotees. Please find below links to their schedules:
HH Bhakti Caitanya Swami
HH Lokanath Swami
HG Sriman Sankarshan Das Adhikari
HH Bhakti Anugraha Janardana Swami
H.H Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

“The Joy of Devotion” Shows Global Impact of Devotees

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In a new documentary film set to be released on December 10th for Gita Jayanti, the people of the Hare Krishna Movement share how Srila Prabhupada, ISKCON and devotion to Lord Krishna changed their lives, and how in turn they’re trying to make a difference in the world.

One of the final events of the ISKCON 50th anniversary year, the 85-minute film has been called “one of the best films ever produced about ISKCON” by the society’s Communications Minister Anuttama Das.

Mayapur Academy Opens Regional School in Italy

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For the past ten years, the Mayapur Academy – run by the ISKCON Deity Worship Ministry – has offered devotees a four-month intensive training course that equips them with all the knowledge, skills and values they need to serve as pujaris in ISKCON.

Many successful graduates have come away from the course with diplomas in archana. But it’s not always easy for devotees to travel so far and be away from their services or homes for four months.

To address this challenge, the Mayapur Academy is establishing its first regional campus, in Europe. Partnering with ISKCON Villa Vrindavana in Italy, it will be offering a month shorter 12-week training program at Villa Vrindavana.

ISKCON Govardhan Eco Village Wins Prestigious UN WTO Award

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New Delhi – 21st January, 2017: ISKCON Govardhan Eco Village (GEV) won a prestigious United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Award for India on 18th January in Madrid, leading over 55 countries in the category of ‘Innovation in Non-Governmental Organizations’.

The UNWTO awards are recognized as one of the world’s most coveted awards in the global tourism sector. The 13th edition of this award saw 139 applications from 55 countries.

ISKCON 50th Gala in DC

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The renowned International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) celebrated the 50th anniversary of its founding by revered spiritual leader A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada with an elaborate black-tie gala in Washington DC late last month. The event brought together scores of religious, academic and political leaders from across the country to celebrate the life of Swami Prabhupada and the influential, global organization his work inspired.

Diwali at 10 Downing Street

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Srutidharma das was invited to the Diwali function at Number 10 Downing Street, the residence of the British Prime Minister, Theresa May MP.

Along with the Prime Minister and other dignitaries such as the Indian High Commissioner Mr Dinesh Patnail, Srutidharma das lit the ceremonial lamp before being invited to say a few words and lead the Diwali prayers.

Italian Parliament Hosts ISKCON 50 Conference

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The conference was entitled “Fifty Years of the Krishna Consciousness Movement: Srila Prabhupada, Messenger of Peace and Spiritual Knowledge” and it was held at the Chamber of Deputies, one of two houses in the Italian Parliament’s bicameral legislature and a spot where all major political decisions are made. At least one hundred devotees of different ages and “ashramas” or stages of life represented ISKCON at the conference, and the Vice President of the Chamber of Deputies introduced it.

Appreciation at DC Gala Night

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Many international religious and political leaders honored ISKCON Founder Srila Prabhupada’s achievements and contributions at a special ISKCON 50th Anniversary Gala Event in Washington D.C. on Tuesday September 13th.

DEITY DARSHAN

UPCOMING EVENTS

9 May 2017 Tu
Nrsimha Caturdasi
Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva
Fasting until sunset

Chant:
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna
Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama
Rama Rama Hare Hare

And be happy

BLOGS

ARTICLES

Natural Economy, Cow Protection and the Mode of Goodness.

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Like so many things, both Economy and Cow Protection can exist in the Mode of Ignorance, the Mode of Passion and the Mode of Goodness. And although the Economic models can be perceived easily through the different modes of Nature, its way more difficult to differentiate Cow Protection within the different modes of Nature. It’s only been within the last 20 years or so that Cow Protection has taken on any kind of form.

The Life of Devotional Dynamism

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I first came across this quote many years ago and found it intuitively, inspiringly insightful. Over the years, I have contemplated it in the light of the Bhagavad-gita’s bhakti wisdom, wisdom that was probably unknown to Powell.

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