Archive: May, 2014

GVP Proofreading Workshop 2014

Posted on 05/30/14 by admin-vasanti

Respected Devotees, Please accept our humble pranama. From March 31 through April 12, some of the GVP proofreaders living in Vrndavana participated in a five day workshop totaling six hours. The workshop is now in pdf format. It is easy to read and is organized according to topic, with a complete contents page. The workshop contains numerous examples […]

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FUNDING NEEDED: The Distinctive Contribution of Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī

Posted on 05/26/14 by sanatana

Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja, whose heart and soul are the teachings of Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī, distills the essence of those teachings in this nectarean monograph. From parakīya-bhāva and bhakti-rasa to the characteristics of uttama-bhakti and prema-bhakti, all are explained and defended. This booklet was first printed in 2010 and was divided into two […]

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Prison Program Report, May 2014

Posted on 05/22/14 by admin-vasanti

The IPBYS Prison Program, which has sent sets of Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s books to over 200 prison libraries, and individual books to thousands of inmates, continues to organically expand. This beautiful program not only reaches the hearts of incarcerated individuals, but also so many devotees who join us to participate in the program. In […]

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BOLIVIA, Book Distribution

Posted on 05/20/14 by navalatika

Submitted by Rasesvari dasi In January of this year I visited the devotees in Bolivia. There is a group of devotees who gathered several years ago, and they have been continuing preaching programs in Cochabamba city. Here the goal was to distribute the other half of the 50 kilos of books sent to South America. […]

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Book distribution in Sikkim, Jorethan.

Posted on 05/16/14 by navalatika

Submitted by Savitri didi and Bakula didi On Jaganatha Misra festival we, Bakula didi and Savitri didi left Sri Navadvip dham  and went to  Sikkim for our yearly book distribution. The road from Silliguri to Sikkim, Jorethan was under construction. We had a 3 hour bumpy and shaky ride up the mountain, before reaching our destination. […]

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Posted on 05/16/14 by navalatika

Submitted by Caru Chandrika dasi Every summer Mana Mohan prabhu and Swati didi have a very successful prasadam booth at the Oregon county fair held near Eugene, Oregon.  I heard about this festival and spoke to them about it, and so they told me that there are many spiritually inclined people who go there, and […]

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Seattle, WA Spring Sankirtan

Posted on 05/13/14 by navalatika

Submitted by Janardana das I first offer my full dandavat pranamas again and again unto the dust of the lotus feet of my most worshipable Srila Gurudeva, nitya lila pravista om visnupada astotara sata Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja. Only by his mercy and blessings am I am able to do any devotional service. […]

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Posted on 05/13/14 by navalatika

Submitted by Libros del Alma (Soul books) is a website created in Costa Rica few years ago as an open site to people interested in spiritual and ancient knowledge from India.  Our object is to inform and distribute Srila Bv Swami Maharajá and mostly Srila BV. Narayan Maharajá`s books in Spanish.  This is a non-profit activity and […]

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Gearing up for Summer Distribution

Posted on 05/09/14 by admin-vasanti

Submitted by Vasanti dasi The kirtan/yoga scene in California has excitingly become very popular. Last year by Srila Gurudeva and Srila Prabhupada’s mercy, thousands of books went out to fortunate souls. In gearing up for the summer book distribution in California, we made a book warehouse in LA so we always have books ready for […]

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Realizing The Nectar Within

Posted on 05/07/14 by admin-vasanti

Hṛdaya-govinda dāsa: Śrīla Gurudeva, you have been instructing us for many years about book distribution and bringing devotees to you. I see that, especially in this Bay Area of San Francisco, so many people are hungry for your books. Śrīla Gurudeva: I request you to stand up in class and speak about this. I will […]

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