TOVP Front Mosaic of Srila Prabhupada
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Hare Krishna! I would like to share this wonderful sample painting of Srila Prabhupada done by bhaktin Ekatirina Andreeva from Volgograd in Russia. She is an aspiring disciple of His Holiness Gopal Krishna Maharaja, and as you can see is very talented! We look forward to her contributing in the TOVP project. This particular piece

TOVP Construction Resumes
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After over six months of halted construction on account of the India lock-down, work on the TOVP has successfully resumed. Under the direction of Ambarisa prabhu, a special yajna was performed on August 29, the appearance day of Lord Vamanadeva, to bring auspiciousness to the planned restart of TOVP construction. As Vamanadeva took three steps

TOVP TALKS with His Holiness Radhanath Swami – Preaching is the Essence
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Lord Sri Krishna says: “For one who explains this supreme secret to the devotees, pure devotional service is guaranteed, and at the end he will come back to Me. There is no servant in this world more dear to Me than he, nor will there ever be one more dear.” Bhagavad Gita 18.68/69 The worldwide

Prabhupada is Coming! To the TOVP!
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In the memories of those devotees who lived and served during the physical presence of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada, the expression, “Prabhupada is Coming”, became the clarion call whenever he visited a temple. Devotees would become overwhelmed with ecstasy and stay up all day and night in preparation for his arrival. When Prabhupada would

The Glories of Purushottama Month (Adhik Maas)
- TOVP.org

The wonderful and enchanting history of the month of Purushottama is a long one that takes the personified adhik maas to the highest spiritual realm of Goloka Vrindaban, where she is blessed by Lord Krishna to have 1000 times more benefits to the observer of devotional vows than the month of Damodar. Purushottama Maas comes

PRABHUPADA IS COMING! – H.H. Indradyumna Swami Speaks Out
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The following is a video by His Holiness Indradyumna Swami speaking about the historic Grand Installation of the new Prabhupada Murti in the TOVP in February, 2021 to celebrate the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada. 2021 celebrates the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada,

PRABHUPADA IS COMING! – H.H. Jayapataka Swami Speaks Out
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On the most auspicious day of Radhastami and the 50th sannyasa anniversary of His Holiness Jayapataka Swami (August 26, 2020) Maharaja speaks about the Grand Installation Ceremony of the New Prabhupada Murti in the TOVP scheduled for February, 2021 to celebrate the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada. 2021 celebrates the

The TOVP Smart Card Is Here! Stay in Touch and Informed
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Now you can stay in touch and informed about the TOVP through our new and innovative TOVP interactive Smart Card. Simply download the ‘card’ from the link below and click on any of the links to visit our website, Facebook Page, YouTube Channel, Instagram account and much more, all on one convenient online ‘card’. Keep

Celebrating H.H. Jayapataka Swami’s 50th Anniversary Sannyasa Year
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Below is a letter to His Holiness Jayapataka Swami from Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa prabhus recognizing the auspicious 50th anniversary of his acceptance of the sannyasa order in 1970. Dear Jayapataka Maharaja, Please accept our obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. All glories to you! On the most auspicious celebration of your 50th Anniversary of

TOVP Architecture Department Report, July 2020 – In The Making
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‘Lock down’ – is the first adjective that glares out during this pandemic. However, that could not be the answer for the dream project of our beloved Founder Acharya. Every day of this challenging period has been harnessed at the Architects’ Desks to ensure excellent preparedness for construction. The conclusive exercise prior to construction is

PRABHUPADA IS COMING! – H.H. Lokanath Swami Speaks Out
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The following is a video by His Holiness Lokanath Swami speaking about the historic Grand Installation of the new Prabhupada Murti in the TOVP in February, 2021 to celebrate the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada. 2021 celebrates the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada,

Your Invitation to Join the TOVP NOW! WhatsApp Group
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The Temple of the Vedic Planetarium Communications Department has created yet another way to stay in touch and informed about the progress of the construction of this historic and life-changing temple project rising in the rice fields of West Bengal, India. Click on the link below to join the TOVP NOW! WhatsApp Group and we’ll

PRABHUPADA IS COMING! – Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa Special Announcement
- TOVP.org

The following is a video by Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa Prabhus announcing the historic Grand Installation of the new Prabhupada Murti in the TOVP in February, 2021 to celebrate the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada. 2021 celebrates the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada,

The TOVP West Wing Exhibits is Currently Scouting for Creative Talent
- TOVP.org

The TOVP West Wing Exhibits is currently scouting for creative talent across the entire ISKCON community base. These are paid service positions, located in Mayapur. We are looking for a skilled concept artist and a Museum exhibit script writer. CONCEPT ARTIST creates a visual representation of an idea for use in the TOVP E exhibits,

TOVP TALKS with His Holiness Jayapataka Swami – July 26, 2020 Broadcast
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TOVP – The Desire of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s Fulfilled No one can speak with more conviction and authority on the subject of the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium than His Holiness Jayapataka Maharaja. In this interview Maharaja will explain both the practical reasons and preaching vision Srila Prabhupada had for the project, and the sublime,

Janmastami / Vyasa Puja 2020 – Important TOVP Announcement
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Promotion Launch for the TOVP Celebration of Srila Prabhupada’s 125th Appearance Anniversary Year in 2021. Janmastami and Vyasa Puja this year marks the launch of the TOVP Management’s announcement to the ISKCON world of our plans for the celebration of the 125th Appearance Anniversary Year of ISKCON Founder/Acharya, His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.

Offerings to H.H. Bhakti Charu Swami – Ambarisa and Svaha Prabhus
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Dear Bhakti Charu Maharaj, Please accept my prostrated dandavat. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Oh Maharaj, how we will miss your sweet words and gracious mood. Whenever Svaha and I would be in Mayapur when you were there, you would always ask us to your room for prasadam. It was always a glorious occasion and

H.H. Bhakti Charu Maharaja’s Last Visit to the TOVP
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His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja was one of the most ardent and steadfast supporters of the TOVP. Over the years he personally spoke incessantly about the project, raised funds for construction, attended fundraising events, and was recently planning to travel with the North American TOVP Tour to many temples until the COVID-19 shut everything down.

TOVP Architecture Department Report – June, 2020 Making Things Happen
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We are delighted to share that the lock down did not deter the spirits of the team. ‘Moving the deities into Their homes’ is the motto. Capturing the individual and collective contributions herein. Through the duration of the pandemic, the team is at its laborious best to ‘make it happen’. Click here to see it

His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja Departs
- TOVP.org

Hare Krishna Dear Devotees, As you may have heard, ISKCON and the world are now bereft of the association of Srila Prabhupada’s dear disciple, His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja, who has recently left his body due to COVID-19 complications. Please have kirtan and spend some time in thought and prayer for Bhakti Charu Maharaja, who

Request for Prayers for His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja
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Dear Maharajas and Devotees, Please accept our humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. We are all distressed to hear the news that His Holiness Bhakti Charu Maharaja has recently contracted the Corona Virus and is in critical condition in the ICU unit of a hospital in the U.S. We therefore immediately made arrangements to

TOVP Sanatana Goswami/Guru Purnima Campaign
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July 5th celebrates the divine disappearance of Sanatana Goswami, brother of Rupa Goswami and the most important of the six Goswamis. His devotional service made him the most beloved disciple of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu and our chief purva-acharya. A brief history of his life can be read at the link below. This auspicious day also

TOVP TALKS Webinar #2 – H.H. Bhakti Charu Maharaja Srila Prabhupada’s Role – Now and into the Future June 20
- TOVP.org

Although we struggled with technical difficulties during our first TOVP TALKS webinar and were unable to broadcast the live feed onto the TOVP Facebook Page, the program with Ambarisa prabhu went very well with almost 300 devotees on the Zoom platform.

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Casa Hare Krishna (House of Hare Krishna)
- TOVP.org

This article about the TOVP, written by Tiziano Fusella (Tulasi das), an Italian journalist, appeared in Italy’s most popular and prestigious weekly magazine, il venerdi di Repubblica, on May 29. It is translated below into English from the original Italian. Casa Hare Krishna (House of Hare Krishna) by Tiziano Fusella For five centuries the Basilica

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TOVP TALKS – Talk Show Announcement
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Broadcast from ISKCON’s World Headquarters in Sridhama Mayapur, the education capital of the world, this bi-weekly webinar will flood the world with the dissemination of devotional and organizational subject-matter of the highest quality by devotee speakers highly regarded in their expertise, in a systematic and effective way through the ZOOM live video conferencing program and format, to be utilized by devotees worldwide for their personal and extended benefit.

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Upcoming Work at the TOVP
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We are pleased to present a 3D image renderings collection of some of the upcoming work at the TOVP, and what you can expect to see as we move closer and closer to the Grand Opening in 2022. What you will see below are 3D image renderings of Srila Prabhupada’s Vyasasana, the Grand Deity altar

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TOVP Architecture Department Report – Interior Artwork, April 2020
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Interior Artwork This is the April Architecture Department Report which focuses on various areas of artwork throughout the project. We have classified the art into 24 modules for the interior and exterior and are sharing the updates of each module in this report. Click here to see it in your browser or download a copy

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Supporting the TOVP in the United States
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The TOVP Team headed by Ambarisa and Braja Vilasa prabhus is grateful to the worldwide ISKCON devotee community for all their support over the years. Without your continued and steadfast source of financial assistance we would not have accomplished what has thus far been achieved and offered to Srila Prabhupada. It is truly a miraculous

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#GivingTOVP & TOVP Care 2020 Fundraiser Success Story
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We went into the Second Annual #GivingTOVP Matching Fundraiser with great uncertainty this year. The worldwide corona virus pandemic had all but shut down the world economy, left people jobless and clueless about their future, and all construction on the TOVP is temporarily halted until the India lock-down is lifted. The pressure of bills for

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The Nrsimha Maha Yajna – May 5, 2020
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On May 5th we witnessed the grand completion of the Nrsimhadeva Maha Yajna for the protection of ISKCON, the devotees and the gurus, as well as for the benefit of all humanity. All the names of the 15,000+ Yajnamans, participants, who sent in their names were read during the Maha Yajna and the appropriate prayers

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Nrsimha Caturdasi, May 6 – The All Auspicious Appearance Day of Our Divine Protector
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Final Day of the #GivingTOVP & TOVP Care Fundraiser tava kara-kamala-vare nakham adbhuta-srngam dalita-hiranyakasipu-tanu-bhrngam keshava dhrta-narahari-rupa jaya jagadisa hare “O Keshava! O Lord of the universe! O Lord Hari, who have assumed the form of half-man, half-lion! All glories to You! Just as one can easily crush a wasp between one’s fingernails, so in the

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TOVP Nrsimha Maha Yajna And Japa Yajna – May 5, 2020
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Jananivas and Braja Vilasa prabhus speak about how devotees can participate in the 2020 Nrsimha Maha Yajna and Japa Yajna on May 5, 2020 for the protection of ISKCON, the devotees, and the gurus, and the welfare of the entire human race. To become a Yajnaman, participant in this yajna, and have your name read

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Daily Nrsimhadeva Protection Yajna – Overview
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On April 11, under the direction of Braja Vilasa prabhu, TOVP Director of Development, a daily Nrsimha Yajna was inaugurated by the TOVP Care initiative for the protection and blessings of devotees worldwide, and the benefit of humanity in general. To date over 10,000 devotee names have been received and are read daily during the

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H.H. Sivaram Swami Speaks About the #GivingTOVP 10 Day Matching Fundraiser
- TOVP.org

Recently we sent out the official announcement about the Second Annual #GivingTOVP 10 Day Matching Fundraiser which you can read here. This event starts on April 26 (Akshaya Tritiya) until May 6 (Nrsimha Caturdasi) and is poised to raise over $300,000 to help the completion of Lord Nrsimha’s entire East Wing and altar in the

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H.G. Braja Vilas Prabhu Speaks About the #GivingTOVP 10 Day Matching Fundraiser
- TOVP.org

Recently we launched the Second Annual #GivingTOVP 10 Day Matching Fundraiser. This event started on April 26 (Akshaya Tritiya) and continues until May 6 (Nrsimha Caturdasi) and is poised to raise over $300,000 to help the completion of Lord Nrsimha’s entire East Wing and altar in the TOVP for the opening ceremony during Gaur Purnima

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