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Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 54
BY: SUN STAFF - 2.11 2021 A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Ahovala-nrsimha Today we visit one of the most well-known tirthas on Lord Caitanya's South India pada-yatra tour – the temple of Lord Nrsimhadeva at Ahobilam. This tirtha is mentioned in...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 53
BY: SUN STAFF - 2.11 2021 Kodanda Rama Swami Temple, Tirupati A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Tirupati and Tirumala, Part 2 In yesterday's segment we visited the four-armed form of the Lord, Sri Venkatesvara, Who was the first Deity visited by Lord...Read more...
Sri Radha-kunda’s Appearance Day
By Giriraj Swami - 2.11 2021 Kartik is a very auspicious time for spiritual advancement. Another name for Kartik is Urja-vrata. Urja means power. The supreme power, the original power, is Srimati Radharani. So Urja-vrata, or Kartik-vrata, is for Srimati Radharani. Many important...Read more...
The Appearance of Radha-kund
BY: SUN STAFF - 29.10 2021 Krishna Destroys the Bull Demon, Aristasura Bhagavata Purana, Mewar, 19th c. The Appearance of Radha-kund, Snana Dana Bahulastami, is observed on October 31st. After killing a bull-demon named Aristasura, Krishna approached Radharani to engage in loving...Read more...
The Origin of Lord Narasimha, Part 2
BY: SUN STAFF - 29.10 2021 A five-part study of Lord Nrsimhadeva by Dhruva dasa, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar - Orissa Review, 2009. Atop the Historic Pillar After a side trip to the ancient Varaha Narasimha cave/temple, we followed an adjacent stream bed to the Ugra Stambha and the seventh...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 52
BY: SUN STAFF - 28.10 2021 Sri Venkateswara, Tirumala-tirtha A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Tirupati and Tirumala Today we began the first of a two-part segment on the holy sites of Tirupati and Tirumala, which Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu visited during...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 51
BY: SUN STAFF - 25.10 2021 Skanda murti (140 feet high) at Batu Caves, Kaula Lumpur, Malaysia A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Skanda-ksetra Today we will cover one of the tirthas visited by Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu in South India about which very little...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 50
BY: SUN STAFF - 15 2021 Daksina-mathura – the City of Madurai A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Daksina-mathura Today we travel to Daksina-mathura, or Southern Mathura, one of the tirtha's visited by Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu during His South...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 49
BY: SUN STAFF - 23.10 2021 Siva-kanci, Kancipuram A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Siva-kanci After Lord Caitanya visited the southern abodes of Lord Nrsimhadeva at Ahovilam and Pana-nrsimha in Andhra Pradesh, He traveled further south to Kancipuram, in...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 48
BY: SUN STAFF - 23.10 2021 Sri Jiyada-nrsimha at Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Jiyada-nrsimha In today's segment, we go to the famous tirtha of Lord Nrsimhadeva in Andhra Pradesh, known as Jiyada-nrsimha. Lord Caitanya...Read more...
Delegation sent from ISKCON to UN for attack on pilgrims
By  Indian Lekhak Team - 19.10 2021 An ISKCON temple was allegedly attacked by a mob in Bangladesh’s Noakhali district on Friday  Kolkata: ISKCON Kolkata Vice President, Radharaman Das on Saturday condemned the attack on the ISKCON temple in Bangladesh and urged...Read more...
Karttika Parikrama Schedule
BY: DEENA BANDHU DAS (ACBSP) - 19.10 2021 Sri Sri Krishna Balaram Mandir Kartika Parikrama Schedule Kartika is glorified in the Puranas as very special for making spiritual advancement and the best place to be in Kartika is Sri Braja Dham. In fact this month is known as Damodar, since in...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 47
BY: SUN STAFF - 19.10 2021 Lord Pana-nrsimha A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Pana-nrsimha Today we are going to one of the most famous tirthas visited by Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu during His South India travels. The temple of Pana-nrsimha still draws...Read more...
Lord Sri Venkateswara
Lord Sri Venkateswara of Seven Hills and Lord Sri Jagannath of Blue Hill BY: SUN STAFF - 19.10 2021 Adapted from the article by Professor A.V.P.R. Rao of Chennai, India, from Orissa Review. It is essential to point out that both presiding deities - Lord Sri Venkateswara of the Seven...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 46
BY: SUN STAFF - 18.10 2021 Lord Trivikrama (Thirukovalur Ayan) at Thirukovalur A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Trimatha Today we return to the state of Tamil Nadu, and another of the tirthas visited by Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu. This location, Trimatha,...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 45
BY: SUN STAFF - 18.10 2021 Preachers of many faiths in South India   A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Trimanda Yesterday we visited Dhundirama-tirtha, which is mentioned in Caitanya-caritamrta in the same breath with Trimanda, the site...Read more...
ISKCON Official Report on Bangladesh Attacks
By: Jagatguru Gauranga das and Naru Gopal das - 18.10 2021 On 13th October 2021, radical extremists began strategic, coordinated attacks on Hindu minorities in Bangladesh. The attacks continued until October 15th, 2021, with innumerable homes, shops, puja pandals, and temples being...Read more...
Dwadas Yatras of Sri Jagannath
BY: SUN STAFF - 17.10 2021 Lord Jagannath in His Ganesh Avatar Vesha Twelve Festivals of the Lord by Banamali Suar. The temple of Lord Jagannath at Puri, a coastal town near Bay of Bengal popularly known "Mahodadhi" occupies a distinct place in the entire religious world. The...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 44
BY: SUN STAFF - 17.10 2021 Devotees bathe in Tungabhadra near Hampi A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Dhundirama-tirtha Today we are following the path of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu's tirth-yatra through South India, to a place that is little mentioned...Read more...
Arjuna's Penance and Descent of Ganges
BY: SUN STAFF - 14.10 2021 At Mamallaparuam, in Tamil Nadu stands a remarkable rock sculpture known as "Arjuna's Penance". This massive sculpted relief is carved into two huge boulders, and is one of the biggest open-air rock sculptures in the world. The rock face is carved...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 43
BY: SUN STAFF - 14.10 2021 Sri Kalahastheeswara A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Trikala-hasti Today we return to Andhra Pradesh, and another of the Shiva temples visited by Lord Caitanya during His South India preaching tour. Trikala-hasti is mentioned...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 42
BY: SUN STAFF - 13.10 2021 Lord Varadaraja at Visnu-kanci A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Visnu-kanci Today we explore another of the holy sites in Tamil Nadu visited by Lord Caitanya during his preaching expedition to South India. In the summary of...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 41
BY: SUN STAFF - 13.10 2021 Mallikarjuna Temple at Sri Saila, Andhra Pradesh A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Mallikarjuna Today we go to the tirtha Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu visited after His travels to Gautami-ganga, where He bathed at Gospada Ghat...Read more...
ISKCON Gurugram telecasts first ever 360 degree Janmashtami celebrations.
By editor - 12.10 2021 ISKCON Gurugram celebrated Sri Krishna Janmashtami through online mode for the second year in a row. This was required as Government guidelines allowed the assembly of only 50 people. But in order to minimize the difference between online and physical visit to temple,...Read more...
Caitanya Mahaprabhu's Tirtha-yatra, Part 40
BY: SUN STAFF - 4.10 2021 Sunrise on the Godavari at Gautami-ganga A serial exploration of the holy sites visited by Lord Caitanya. Gautami-ganga Today we go back to Andhra Pradesh, where Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu visited many sacred sites. As we see in the Summary of Sri Caitanya-...Read more...
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