ISKCON PHOENIX
ISKCON PHOENIX
WEEKEND PROGRAMS

 


Saturday

  • 9:00am - 10:00am - Yoga Classes for Children & Adults
  • 4:30pm - 6:30pm - Indian Music Classes (Vocal)

Sunday (Morning)                                                     

  • 5:00am - 5:55am - Japa chanting (Teleconference)
  • 5:55am - 6:15am - Srimad Bhagavatam reading (Teleconference)
  • 7:35am - SB Class (at Temple)

Sunday school class for children start in the evening. 

 

Sunday Evening Program


4:30pm - Tulsi Arati

4:30pm - 5:30pm - Hindi Class for Kids

5:00pm - Arati

5:30pm - Japa Chanting and Class 

5:30pm - 6:15pm - Sunday Class for children

6:30pm - Announcements, Prasadam  prayers and Prasadam



"Bhagavad-gītā is instructed to Arjuna especially because Arjuna was a devotee of the Lord, a direct student of Kṛṣṇa, and His intimate friend. Therefore Bhagavad-gīta is best understood by a person who has qualities similar to Arjuna's. That is to say he must be a devotee in a direct relationship with the Lord. As soon as one becomes a devotee of the Lord, he also has a direct relationship with the Lord. That is a very elaborate subject matter, but briefly it can be stated that a devotee is in a relationship with the Supreme Personality of Godhead in one of five different ways:

 

1. One may be a devotee in a passive state;
2. One may be a devotee in an active state;
3. One may be a devotee as a friend;
4. One may be a devotee as a parent;
5. One may be a devotee as a conjugal lover.

Arjuna was in a relationship with the Lord as friend. Of course there is a gulf of difference between this friendship and the friendship found in the material world. This is transcendental friendship which cannot be had by everyone. Of course everyone has a particular relationship with the Lord, and that relationship is evoked by the perfection of devotional service.

But in the present status of our life, we have not only forgotten the Supreme Lord, but we have forgotten our eternal relationship with the Lord. Every living being, out of many, many billions and trillions of living beings, has a particular relationship with the Lord eternally. That is called svarūpa. By the process of devotional service, one can revive that svarūpa, and that stage is called svarūpa-siddhi-perfection of one's constitutional position. So
Arjuna was a devotee, and he was in touch with the Supreme Lord in friendship.

 (Srila Prabhupada, BG-Intro)

 




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Is the true story of A.C. Bhaktivedhanta Swami Prabhupada, the revolutionary pioneer of Bhakti Yoga in the western world


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Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama
Rama Rama Hare Hare
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patram puspam phalam toyam
yo me bhaktya prayaccati
tad aham bhakty-upahrtam
asnami prayatatmanah

If one offers Me with
love and devotion a leaf, 
a flower, fruit or water,
I will accept it.

yat karosi yad asnasi
yaj johosi dadasi yat
yat tapasyasi kaunteya
tat kurusva mad-arpanam

Whatever you do, 
whatever you eat,
 whatever you offer or give
 away, and whatever austerities
 you perform -do that, 
O son of Kunti, 
as an offering to Me.

(BG.9.26-27)

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Bhaktivedanta Cultural Center

Vaisnava Calendar
Local times reflected

 



Sept 1:  Parsva Ekadasi

Sept 2:  App. Lord Vamadeva

Sept 3:  App. Srila Bhaktivinod Thakur

Sept 4:  Dis. Haridas Thakura

Sept 5:  Visvarupa Mohtsava
             Srila Prabhupada takes
             Sannyasa, 1959
             3rd month Caturmasya
             (fast from milk 1 month)

Sept 12:Srila Prabhupada arrives
             in the USA, 1965

Sept 13:Ramacandra Vijayotsava
              App. Madhavacarya

Sept 16:Indira Ekadasi

Sept 19:Amavasya

Oct.  1: Pasankusa Ekadasi

Oct.  2: Dis. Krishna Kaviraja
             Goswami, Raghunatha
             Das Goswami,
             Raghunatha Bhatta
             Goswami

Oct.5: Saradiya Rasa-Yatra
           Damodara-Vrata begins
           4th moth of Caturmasya
           (no urad  dhal for 1 month)
           Laksmi-Puja, Purnima

Oct.9: Dis. narottama Dasa
           Thakura

Oct.12: App.Radha-Kunda

Oct. 15: Rama Ekadasi

Oct.19: Diwali

Oct.20: Govardhan-Puja
             Go-Puja.

Oct 21: Dis.Srila Prabhupada

Oct 27: Gopastami.Gosthastami
            Dis.Gadadhara Dasa
            Goswami,
            Srinivasa Acarya
     
Oct 30: Dis.Gaurakisora Dasa    
            Babaji

Oct 31:Utthana Ekadasi

Nov.3: End of Kartik,
           End of Caturmasya
           Krishna Rasa-Yatra
          Tulasi-Saligram Vivaha




*Ekadasi: Fast from beans & grains
  but feast on chanting/reading/sharing Krishna Consciousness.


Hare Krishna Hare Krishna
Krishna Krishna Hare Hare

       Hare Rama Hare Rama                  Rama Rama Hare Hare









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ONGOING PROGRAMS

Monday - Saturday

  • 5:00am - 5:55am -        Japa chanting (Teleconference)
  • 5:55am - 6:15am -    Srimad Bhagavatam reading-Teleconference
  • 7:35am - SB Class               (at Temple)
  • 7:10pm - 8:00pm -              Bhagavad Gita Reading    (at Temple)

      Teleconference Details:

  • US Dial in number: 712-775-7031
  • Access Code:                            695 574 672#

Tuesday 

  • 4:30pm - 6:30pm -       Indian Clasical Dance
  • 7:05pm - 8:05pm -         Yoga Classes at the temple. 

Wednesday                                       

  • 3:30pm - 6:30pm -      Music Classes
  • 7:15pm - 8:15pm -    Bhagavad Gita Study        group

Thursday

  • 4:30pm - 6:30pm -         Indian Classical Dance

Friday

  • 4:30pm - 6:30pm -      Indian Music Classes (Vocal)
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The Supreme Personality of Godhead has no material birth, activities, name, form, qualities

 or faults. To fulfill the purpose

 for which this material world is created and destroyed, He 

comes in the form of a human 

being like Lord Rama or Lord Krishna by His original

 internal potency. He has

 immense potency, and in 

various forms, all free from

 material contamination, 

He acts wonderfully. He is 

therefore the Supreme 

Brahman. I offer my respects 

to Him.

(SB 8.3.8-9)