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Hari Sauri Prabhu Visiting Sydney

From 21st May - 25th May 2015

Hari Sauri Prabhu(ACBSP)Hari Sauri Prabhu was born in England on November 17th 1950. In May 1971, he emigrated to Australia where, on the second day of his arrival, he met the members of the newly emerging Krishna Consciousness movement. He was duly accepted as an initiated disciple by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada on April 9th, 1972 in Sydney. In August 1975, he moved to the newly opened ISKCON Krishna Balarama temple in Vrndavan U.P. India, where he served as temple commander. In November of the same year, he joined A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada's personal entourage, remaining as His Divine Grace's servant for 16 months. In March of 1977, Srila Prabhupada appointed him ISKCON's Governing Body Commissioner for Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia, a service he performed for over 7 years. During that period, he oversaw the growth of the ISKCON society in the South Seas from 4 temple and ashrams, to 17, including 4 farming communities, 2 schools and several restaurants. He was also instrumental in establishing branches of the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust in Australia and Indonesia.

Please find below all the program details-

21st May, Thursday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

7.30 pm: ​Srila Prabhupada: The living Bhagavatam, Part 1

22nd May, Friday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

23rd May, Saturday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

7.30 pm: ​Srila Prabhupada: The living Bhagavatam, Part 2

24th May, Sunday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

7.30 pm: ​Srila Prabhupada: The living Bhagavatam, Part 3

25th May, Monday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

 

More about Hari Sauri Prabhu:

In 1986, he began the work of transforming the diary he kept while traveling with Srila Prabhupada into a book, or rather a series of books. In 1990, he moved to America and worked as publisher for Back To Godhead magazine, the Krishna consciousness movement's spiritual periodical, for a year. He lives at ISKCON World Head Quarters, in Mayapur W.B. India, near Kolkata, with his wife and daughter where he continues to publish his memories of being with Srila Prabhupada. He is currently the director of the Bhaktivedanta Reseach Center in Kolkata an academic resource of Gaudiya Vaisnavism and an archive library of ancient vaisnava text. These ancient texts are being both digitized and preserved in the original state.

 

For any query please feel free to call Somendra Krsna Das on 0433 242 148

 

Updated on 18/05/15

Visit of His Grace Agni Deva Prabhu 

in Sydney 23 & 24 May

ISKCON Sydney is pleased to announce the first visit of His Grace Agni Deva Prabhu. Agni Deva Prabhu will be in Sydney between 29th and 31st of May. HG Agnideva Prabhu has been a member of ISKCON since joining in New York in 1973, he has served as a preacher, Temple President and GBC in the USA and in Tobago where he is currently based. In recent years he has taken to the Vanaprasta Ashram and this year has joined the ISKCON Sanyasi waiting list.

H G Agnideva Prabhu is most famous for his melodious Kirtans that Srila Prabhupada too took great pleasure in hearing.

Following is the Program Schedule:

29th May, Friday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

7.30 pm: Caitanaya Caritamrita Class

30th May, Saturday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

7.30 pm: Caitanaya Caritamrita Class

31st May, Sunday -

7.45 am: Srimad Bhagavatam class

6.00 pm – 10 pm: Maha Kirtan

All Classes will be held at the Temple Hall.

For more information, please contact Somendra Krsna Das, 0433 242 148


Updated on 25/05/15


Application of Bhagwad Gita In your Life

ISKCON Sydney is extremely pleased to announce the restart of Weekly Bhagavad Gita study at the temple conducted by Hemanga Chaitanya Prabhu and Asseem Arora. Please watch the space below for the details about the schedule. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Hemanga Chaitanya Prabhu on hemanaga.kks@iskcon.com.au. 

 

  • 30/05/2015  Path of Devotional Service
  • 06/06/2015  Path of Devotional Service
  • 13/06/2015  Bhagavad gita in your daily life
  • 20/06/2015  Bhagavad gita in your daily life

All classes will be held at the Temple from 7:30 pm sharp.


Updated on 19/05/15

Sunday School

Every week about 20 children attend the Hare Krishna Temple’s Sunday school program from 5pm to 6.45pm where Krishna is the centre of all the activities.The children learn more about spiritual values and practices whilst engaging in class activities that include stories, quizzes, games, drama, movies, arts &craft.After each class the children take dinner Prasadam together.
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Sunday Feast 24

th  

May '15

 
Looking for sponsors.
 

Volunteering this week


Cooking :  Rasananda Gopal Prabhu's Team

Restaurant: Amulya Harinam Prabhu's Team 

  

ISKCON SYDNEY is thankful to the sponsors and volunteers for their

unconditional services.                                            

Updated on 14/05/15

Do You Want to Sponsor Next Feast ?

Celebrate a special event/occasion by sponsoring Sunday feast at ISKCON Sydney and get the blessings of Sri Sri Radha Gopinatha. Please register below to book the feast:
   
                          
 For Internet payments please transfer $1200 in the following Bank Account:
 
BSB : 032 032 Account #: 512 285 

Name: ISKCON Sydney Food For Life 

For Part or Co-Sponsorships please see our friendly Reception staff 

or call Shubh Krsna Das on 0410 734 229 and register.



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Our Founder's Lecture

 

Topic: Science vs Veda vs Religion

Prabhupada: ...difficulty for the scientist to understand God? What is 

their difficulty? We understand God very easily.

Svarupa Damodara: They find it very hard to see the spirit, the soul 

in... It is very doubtful, they say.."Read more.



Hari's Vegetarian

For Catering orders kindly contact our vegetarian restaurant in the city.  Call on (02)9212 1010/email: info@harisvegetarian.com.au