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  • Transparent Solar Panels Turn Windows Into Green Energy Collectors

    Imagine a city that’s actually a vast solar energy harvesting system. A team of Michigan State University researchers has developed a technology that can turn transparent surfaces, from building windows to cell phones, into solar collecting surfaces – without obstructing the view.

  • ISCOWP's Safe, Happy Ox - 2 Years Later

    Dhruva Laddhu and his friend Kalyan Tamal were a few months old living in little hutches separate from their mothers and each other, fed by a mechanical milk drip before they were brought to ISCOWP from the dairy. Now 2 ½ years later, Dhruva and Kalyan are enjoying life as protected oxen at the ISCOWP sanctuary in Florida. Dhruva has a loving relationship with Balaji (9), who was a member of the ISCOWP staff who went to the dairy to bring him home. He enjoys Balaji's attention, especially when he shoos away the flies on his back. Dhruva reciprocates with some wet facial licks. Among the young cows and oxen, Dhruva is the most enthusiastic about treats. He absolutely cannot get enough of them. After changing pastures, he runs and kicks his heels up in joy. Dhruva is enjoying his youth far from the slaughterhouse.

  • Congresswoman Tulsi Gabard & Jenifer Rajkumar Director of immigration at New York ISKCON Rath Yatra

    Congresswomen Tulsi Gabard & Ms.Jenifer Rajkumar, representative Governor New York state & Director Immigration New York attends ISKCON at New York Rath Yatra 2019. 8th June.

  • Sadhu Sanga Retreat 2019

    The 8th annual Sadhu Sanga Retreat in Boone, North Carolina, USA attracted over 2,000 devotees from all over America and beyond. The main focus was, as always, kirtan. With some of ISKCON’s best chanters it was a most relishable experience. The lectures, kirtans and prasadam were all of the highest standard and the famous Blue Ridge Mountains provided the perfect backdrop. A video by Ananta Vrindavan.

  • Life Of A Devotee - Karuna Sindhu Das

    "People think that stories are shaped by people. In fact, it's the other way around.”

  • Ukraine - 10,000 Devotees and Counting

    Dnipro is one of the main cities in Ukraine. Indradyumna Swami and his group arrived just in time for the local temple's celebration of Nrsimha Caturdasi and next day's Ratha Yatra. A thousand devotees attended both programs.There are over 10,000 devotees in Ukraine. It is a paradise for those sharing Krsna consciousness.

  • Sri Mayapur International School - Mayapur, West Bengal, India

    In the midst of the lush, green Gṛhastha Para housing area of ISKCON Māyāpur the Śrī Māyāpur International School is situated. The Śrī Māyāpur International School has been educating children in Māyāpur since it was founded in 1988. Students of many different countries study together here and receive a quality academic and spiritual education.

  • Why Muslims Fast During Ramadan?

    Abdool Hamid, an imam from the Muslim Association of Canada, says there are many spiritual and physical reasons behind fasting during Ramadan.

  • Kali Yuga Explained, Kalki Avatar - The Warrior Incarnation of Lord Vishnu

    A video by ISKCON Desire Tree.

  • Sri Prahlada and the Krishna Kids Campaign for the Release of the Soviet Hare Krishna Devotees, 1986

    ABC news report about their contract with record publisher EMI that brought further media attention to the plight of imprisioned Hare Krishna devotees in Russia in 1986.

  • Jai Radhe Jai Krishna - Madhavas Rock Band
  • How Will Earth Change If All the Ice Melts?

    A video by RealLifeLore.

  • Animated Map Shows How Religion Spread Around the World

    Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam are five of the biggest religions in the world. Over the last few thousand years, these religious groups have shaped the course of history and had a profound influence on the trajectory of the human race. Through countless conflicts, conquests, missions abroad, and simple word of mouth, these religions spread around the globe and forever molded the huge geographic regions in their paths. A video by Business Insider.

  • Milan Parmar - Candle [Official Music Video]

    Independent Label’s, The Child That Forgot Records., recording artist Milan Parmar is a young Hip Hop musician who has been writing lyrics for over 10+ years. His recording journey started in 2012 with the release of his first mixtape ‘Just Another Kid’ and produced further mixtapes year after year. Until 2016, with the release of an independent album, When A Soul Acknowledges, available on all major platforms. He now embarks on a greater journey releasing an upcoming album, titled Spiritual Warrior - observing the complexities of today’s culture.

  • Gauranga Bhajan Band in Moscow, 1992

    Historic Event in the biggest stadium in Russia. Over 30,000 people came to see the concert which included Boy George. But it was the Swamis that stole the show.