March 2012

ISKCON Juhu secures third position in Bhagavad Gita Book Distribution Marathon

ISKCON Juhu secured third position as part of Prabhupada Bhagavad-gita book distribution Marathon organized worldwide. The book marathon was originally initiated by Srila Prabhupada in the 70s to encourage and inspire devotees to sell large numbers of Bhagavad-gita during the Christmas (more…)

Devotees bond at the Festival of Jagannath Mishra

The festival of Jagannath Mishra is the observance of the celebration of appearance of baby Nimai (Lord Caitanya) also known as ‘jata karma samskara’. The festival was originally observed at Yoga-pitha, Navadwipa, which is the birth (appearance) place of Lord Caitanya. (more…)

Lord Caitanaya bestows His mercy to thousands on His appearance day

Gaura Purnima Festival 2012Lord Caitanya is the Supreme Person, Krishna, appearing as His own worshiper. He is the combined form of Krishna and Krishna's most dear devotee, Srimati Radharani. He came to experience the love She feels for Him, and to show by example how to fully surrender to Krishna. (more…)

SSRRC members gather for Holi & Gaura Punima revelry

SSRRC Members Gather For Holi & Gaura PunimaOne of the earliest Holi celebrations at the temple began with a Holi & Gaura Purnima Get together function with Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari Committee (SSRRC) members. Initiated in 1998, SSRRC consist of several accomplished citizens of Mumbai who are not only well- wishers of ISKCON (more…)

Significance of Holi (Festival of Colors)

Holi News 2012Holi is a festival that symbolizes the beginning of spring also known as ‘Vasant Rutu’. It is celebrated at the end of the winter season on the last full moon day of the lunar month Phalguna (February/March). This year Holi was celebrated on March 8. (more…)