Devotees from all over Australia and the world come together to relive Prabhupada's ecstatic pastimes in Melbourne. This is one of the first Prabhupada disciple reunions held by ISKCON temples in the 1990s. It was an attempt to bring old de
In this rare color film Srila Prabhupada gives an introduction and summary to the Bhagavad-gita As It Is. As It Is is significant. Perhaps there is no other edition of Bhagavad-gita where it is written As It Is. Prabhupada appreciates
In a history lesson devotee children discover Russia has put many Hare Krishnas in prison and a Krishna baby has just died in prison. This inspired this class of 12 year old Krishna devotees to try and do something to raise awareness of t
This yoga system, bhakti-yoga, how to increase attachment for Krishna, is being taught by our Krishna consciousness movement. One has to learn this yogic system from Krishna directly or from His representative. At present it is not possibl
In the 1980s Russia, under communist rule, punished its citizens who chose to practice religion and they were particularly brutal with Hare Krishna devotees. The Russians locked many Hare Krishna devotees, including children, in prisons and
Deity greeting, Guru Puja and kirtan followed by Srila Prabhuapda leading the Jaya Radha Madhava prayers and speaking on Srimad Bhagavatam 1.2.17: Sri Krishna, the Personality of Godhead, who is the Paramatma [Supersoul] in everyone's heart
A devotee starts playing kartals too fast and Prabhupada stops the kirtan and admonishes him saying he should follow the singer, not try to get the singer to follow him. The Kirtan continues, this time with Srila Prabhupada himself playing
Srila Prabhupada gives a class on Srimad-Bhagavatam First Canto Second Chapter Text 19 at the ISKCON New Vrindavan farm community in 1974. He speaks of the stages and quality of chanting Hare Krishna and the benefits of simple life. We
By regular attendance in classes on the Bhagavatam and by rendering of service to the pure devotee, all that is troublesome to the heart is almost completely destroyed, and loving service unto the Personality of Godhead, who is praised with
God is beyond this material creation but a person. Although the Supreme Person is invisible, now He has appeared to be visible, as Krishna. Vasudeva conception, all-pervading conception is also Krishna. Krishna by His Vasudeva feature, He i
Generally everyone in this world is using the senses for sense gratification, that's all. That is their maya, bondage, illusion. And when he comes to Krishna consciousness, purified, when he understands actually that, these senses are mean
Krishna Consciousness is not sentiment, it is science. Sentiment has no value, there is sentiment there, this child, he is dancing. In the beginning of Srimad-Bhagavatam it is said that the cheating religious sentimentalism is kicked out.
Hollywood's take on the Krishna's. During the 1970s and 1980s Hare Krishnas were a very integral part of society. Devotees were daily in public performing Sankirtana, the congregational chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra and distributing S
In wealthy Western countries the Hare Krishnas austere monastic life appears strange and unappealing but some wonder if they're really seeking a better life or hiding from reality. Australian television reporters have been trying to unders
Become empowered to distribute Srila Prabhupada's books! This is a very short introduction to the Art of Book Distribution Seminar presented by H.G. Vaishasheka das at ISKCON Dallas in 2006. The seminar is in about 8 parts and we will pos
Srila Prabhupada came to America in 1966 as an ambassador of good will. He did not come to make money. Most people on the airplanes today, they're going somewhere and they're making money, most business people, they want to make money but P
Vaishasheka Prabhu discusses methods of book distribution apart from the traditional method of standing on the street and stopping the people and selling them books. He describes Smart Boxes and Smart Tables , which are unattended displ
Part four of the Prabhupada book distribution seminar is: The Four Ironclad Laws of Book Distribution. These four ironclad laws are: (1) Your sadhana must be strong. (2) You must get books. (3) The more you show, the more you sell. (4) You
This program in the Srila Prabhupada Book Distribution seminar shows how full sets of Srila Prabhupada's books can be distributed to guests at an ISKCON temple's Sunday Feast.
Part six of the Prabhupada book distribution seminar is: Selling the Bhagavad Gita on its own merits and the Seven Secrets of a Successful Book Distributor. Presented by Vaishasheka Prabhu in Dallas, Texas, 2006. This a very practical instr
This unique production of the Indian classic, The Ramayana was produced by ITV, ISKCON Television at New Vrindavan by the American devotees of the Hare Krishna Movement. It is very nicely produced using Srila Prabhupada's Palace of Gold a
An African Safari preaching program organized by ISKCON Festivals in 1998. Tribhuvanatha Prabhu. Tribhuvananta was a Prabhupada disciple particularly instructed to spread Krishna consciousness by public festivals. He you see a 1998 Africa
Part five of the Srila Prabhupada book distribution seminar is titled: The Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Book Distributors. You can't distribute what you don't have yourself. So our main technique for preaching is to dive deep within t
Disenchanted with the materialistic west, a young American filmmaker, Arjuna Parker, venture to India searching for the deeper truth about himself, the universe and God. He enters the Radha Gopinatha temple to witness the ancient practices
The son of a newspaper editor joins the Hare Krishna movement in 1978. At the time there was huge propaganda against the Hare Krishna movement, claiming it was brainwashing, and parents of devotees had started hiring deprogrammers who wou
Documentary on the cow protection program at Bhaktivedanta Manor, Lechmore Heath, UK. Bhaktivedanta Manor is the property donated to ISKCON by George Harrison and it serves as the primary temple of the Hare Krishna Movement in the United Ki
Australian television has always had a great interest in the Hare Krishna movement. Here, in 1982, one of the oldest Krishna TV clips we have, the 9 Network had Dhrstadumnya Swami playing his sitar and that was newsworthy at the time.
In 1986 EMI Records in Australia signed up a new group for their record label to take its place among their other artists like AC/DC, Queen, The Beatles... Prahlada and the Krishna Kids...
George Harrison had a long relationship with Krishna. He and John Lennon got the first Hare Krishna mantra record produced by the Founder-Acharya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktiv
Our first 4K video is Russian! See the Russian devotees in stunning 4K video. It is a kirtan lead by Gopal Krishna Gosvami in a tent at a festival. It starts slow but builds up. It is very ecstatic actually... Stick with it till the end. A
In 1971, under the pretext of meeting with Professor Kotovisk, an Indologist from Moscow’s U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences, Srila Prabhupada accompanied by two of his disciples, Syamasundara and Aravinda, embarked into a dangerous mission to s
Ecataic realizations of young American Hare Krishna book distributors in 1987. The 1980s was a turbulent decade for the Hare Krishna Movement in America. There was a lot of bad publicity, some caused by overly enthusiastic book distributio
A very inspiring never seen before interview where Navina Nirada Dasa reveals his motivation and inspiration for distributing Srila Prabhupada's books. Navina Nirada Prabhu joined ISKCON in 1984 in Zurich Switzerland. He was a disciple of