A 1985 Chanel Seven Sydney News Promo featuring a Hare Krishna Sankirtan party.
Australian Traveling Temple Kirtan party banned from chanting Hare Krishna in North Queensland 1985.
Adelaide Hare Krishna chanting ban became one of the top news stories on Australian television. This is the coverage Seven National News gave it with the ban was lifted by Adelaide City Council.
National Ten Eyewitness News coverage of the lifting of the ban on chanting Hare Krishna in Adelaide
Seven National News coverage of the Adelaide Hare Krishna Chanting Ban Australia in the 1980s.
Namsankirtan Revolution with Aindra Prabhu in Vrindavan at ISKCONs Krishna Balaram Mandir
The opening of the Kings Cross Sydney Australia Hare Krishna Food For Life Center featuring interviews with the Rev Ted Noffs founder of The Wayside Chapel in Kings Cross and a local politician along with Pratapana, the ISKCON Temple Presid
Enjoy the ecstasy of Srila Prabhupada's Vyasa-Puja festival in New Vrindavan in 1973. Includes the best ever recorded kirtans lead by Visnujana Swami. First time in HD video with color footage. Truly an amazing festival. Don't miss it! Th
A short but amazing film of Visnujana Swami leading the kirtan party at the ISKCON 1974 San Francisco Rathayatara festival. The ecstatic kirtan is followed by a short section of Srila Prabhupada's Rathayatra address. Unfortunately there a
For many years the Adelaide City Council banned the chanting of Hare Krishna in the city. When the Traveling Temple visited Adelaide to collect signitures for the petition to free the Russian Hare Krishna devotees the Adelaide Hare Krishna
As a result of the massive nation-wide attention brought on the Adelaide City Council by the Hare Krishna Traveling Temple the ban on chanting Hare Krishna in Adelaide that had been in place for many years was lifted.
Television coverage of Gaura Gopal meeting the Adelaide (South Australia) City Mayor in an attempt to convince him to allow the Hare Krishnas to chant on the streets of Adelaide again.
For many years Mike Willesee, the host of a national nightly Australian news show, was waging a war against the Hare Krishna's who were collecting for Food For Life in Sydney. On this show he interviews the Temple President, Chita Hari.
National Australian news coverage of Gaura Gopal debating with an Adelaide City Council official on the lifting of the ban on chanting Hare Krishna in Adelaide.
News coverage of devotees with some history of the Adelaide Australia Hare Krishna chanting ban in the 1980s. Also includes coverage of the New Gaudadesh farm which was between Adelaide and Melbourne.
Television program 'State Affair' on Chanel 7 covers the Adelaide City Council's ban on chanting Hare Krishna in the city.
Shows some of the amazing favorable television coverage of the Hare Krishna movement in Australia in the 1980's.
And amazing collection of television coverage of the Hare Krishna movement in Australia in 1985. Includes news coverage of the Hare Krishna's being confused with the Orange People. Hare Krishna Food For Life feeding the homeless in Kings Cr
Aindra Prabhu and his 24 hour kirtan party perform Hare Krishna Kirtan at ISKCON's Krisna Balaram Mandir in Vrindavan with the pilgrams of Vrindavan for the pleasure of Sri Sri Krishna Balaram and Sri Sri Radha Shyamasundar
Prahlada at a record shop in Melbourne signing copies of his new album, Through the Eyes of a Child
Various television news clips covering ISKCON's Rathayatra festival in Sydney Australia in mid 1980's. Includes interviews with Bhavananda.
In 1985 ISKCON Melbourne opened 'Gopals Burgers' the first Hare Krishna Fast Food Store. It was only open for a few months but the opening created a huge amount of interest on Australian Television. This is Channel 7's Good Morning Australi
1983 television interview with Cita Hari, the Sydney Temple President, and his wife. Very interesting to see the mood in ISKCON at that time.
In October of 1985 Channel 10 news in Sydney did a live cross to ISKCON Sydney to cover the morning program and their new Food For Life Prasadam distribution program. In those days Hare Krishnas were in the news no matter what they did. Aus
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.
ISKCON Sydney Food For Life full interview with Rev Ted Noffs, founder of the famous Wayside Chapel in Kings Cross, member of parliament, etc. Includes 'wild vision' filmed by television station.
At the beginning of the 1983 Sydney Rathayatra festival an Indian lady fell in front of Lord Jagannatha's cart and the wheel ran over her head and killed her. This is one of the many television news reports of the sad incident.
During October of 1985 the Australian government cut off the funding for many services providing emergency food assistance to homeless people in Sydney. This caused a massive increase in the number of people using the ISKCON Food For Life S
Television news interviews Citahari Prabhu, Temple President of ISKCON Sydney, in mid-1980s about the Kings Cross Food For Life prasadam distribution program.
Even the television test patterns in Australia in the 1980s were accompanied with the chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra. In those days TV was not broadcast 24 hours a day, so when there was no program they would broadcast a test pattern,
Channel Seven News covers Bhavananda visiting Brisbane to open the new temple.
A video of Srila Prabhupada chanting the Hare Krishna maha-mantra on japa beads followed by the Hare Krishna temple morning program including the deity worship and aroti. Shows the greeting of the Deites in many ISKCON temples worldwide.