Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard & Jenifer Rajkumar Director of immigration at New York ISKCON Rath Yatra
In the early 2000s, the thousand-acre New Govardhana farm in the Tweed Valley, New South Wales was in major financial debt, until temple president Ajita Das had the idea to do prasadam catering at music festivals around the country. The effort not only saved the community – it was so popular that the public began asking when devotees would open a restaurant.
Ten years ago this April, Govinda’s was established in Burleigh Heads, a pleasant beach town. Since then, it’s been New Govardhana’s main source of income, helping the farm care for its 80 cows, develop Krishna conscious schools, and more.
Lil’ Krishna Kidz is a spiritual enrichment program that offers Krishna Conscious teaching and activities to kids in a fun-filled atmosphere. Lil’ Krishna Kidz was started in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA in May 2011.
In a nutshell, Krishna Village creates a rare, safe and empowered space for the curious to get in touch with spiritual life and grow. It presents diverse opportunities to explore, conceptually and experientially, the basic elements of spiritual life through a selection of courses and activities. These courses cover basic concepts such as ethics, the law of karma, spiritual etiquette, kirtana, yoga, bhakti-yoga, ecological agriculture, and so on that the guests can elect to do.
Food For Life London, which has been feeding hot vegetarian meals to the homeless since 1994, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with its first ever “Walk Against Hunger.”
The Radha-Krishna Temple in London is celebrating its 50th anniversary, and the 50th anniversary of the installation of Sri Sri Radha-Londonisvara, with several exciting events this year.