Kadamba Kanana Swami: “It wasn’t just mafia, there were some devotees from the inside as well involved” in the attempted murder conspiracy


One of the responsibilities was that you were the temple president of Krishna Balaram Mandir in Vrindavan. I just want to get back to this moment in your life because it’s so exceptional in that it doesn’t happen to everyday run-of-the-mill devotee where there is a murder or threat or an intent upon you. How […]

16 Movies featuring Hare Krishnas in popular culture


1) Dawn of the Dead (1978) A Hare Krishna zombie is seen throughout several scenes. Its bizarre appearance made it one of the more memorable zombies in the film, and it led to NECA producing an action figure of it in its “Cult Classics” line. The character can also be seen in the 2004 movie […]

Spurting Ganesha Lingham Fountain Sends Shockwaves through ISKCON


NEW YORK – For years, resin figurines of Hindu deities have adorned the houses and even altars of ISKCON devotees. While these hand painted miniatures of Siva, Laxmi and baby Krishna go unnoticed, collecting dust upon countless whatnot shelves, the most recent edition from Hindu-Tacki Collectibles has stirred undeniable controversy and, according to some, has […]