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Articles tagged as Comedy

  • The Holy Skit - A Devotional Comedy Group

    Bhaktivedanta Manor Janmasthami 2016.

  • Is It Weird Being a Hare Krishna? - Joe DeGise II

    Joe DeGise II (Yadunath Das) improvisational comedian talks wryly about his own experience of joining the "weird" club of "Lovers of God." A video by Karuna Productios.

  • KuliMela Comedy 2006 - Yadunath das

    Yadunath das's comedy act at Kulimela 2006 at New Vrndavan.

  • Is It Weird Being a Hare Krishna?

    Joe DeGise II (Yadunath Das) improvisational comedian talks wryly about his own experience of joining the "weird" club of "Lovers of God."

    A video by Karuna Productions. 

  • Does God Like Humor? - by Joe DeGise II

    Joe DeGise II (Yadunath Das) is an improvisational comedian and director at New York City's longest running improvisation theater, the Broadway Comedy Club. He also manages a lower east side bhakti (devotional) temple (ISKCON's 26 2nd Avenue) and serves at the popular neighboring cultural center, the Bhakti Center. He talks about how he found God and inner peace through the transforming power of humor.

    The video has been produced by Karuna Productions (www.karunaproductions.com) and broadcast by Odyssey Networks (www.odysseynetworks.org).

  • Preaching in Jail: A Funny Video by ISKCON Congregational Development Ministry
  • Meet Me At Govinda`s! - A Funny Harinama Video

    The London devotees are very enthusiastic about sharing the Holy Name.

  • More Than Just A Laugh: ISKCON Comedian Yadunath Dasa
    Performing at ISKCON’s annual Festival of Inspiration this May for the seventh time in a row, professional comedian Yadunath Dasa is a ball of energy and edgy humor. His distinctive New Jersey accent booms out over the sound system as he simultaneously plays on the audience’s familiarity with internal ISKCON quirks and throws them unexpected curveballs, plunging them into waves of hysterical laughter.
  • Always Look on the Bright Side of Life
    The Catholic Church in the Philippines disapproves, calling it a misrepresentation of the faith. Still every year people flock to festivals in towns around the country where many flagellate themselves, with whips and others are crucified. One man, 46 year old Ruben Enajehas, been nailed to the cross 21 times.
  • 'The Love Guru': Lessons for Hindus
    As anyone who has ever told a "How many _____ does it take to change a light bulb?" joke knows, humor can be tricky. Attempting religious humor can be downright dangerous. On the one hand, we fear offending people's cherished beliefs; on the other, spiritual growth seems to necessitate that--from time to time, we all learn to not take ourselves quite so seriously.