The Divine Manifestation of Sri Anu Giriraj

At the Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math in Govardhan, when they started plowing the gardens with a big tractor, suddenly a very large Giriraj Shila came out of the land! Read the Article…

Shraddaanjali Dance Fundraiser in Los Altos, CA

Come enjoy India’s cultural heritage in support of our dear Srila Gurudev’s Vaishnava Seva Society this Saturday, March 25th at 3 pm in Los Altos, CA.

Yudhamanyu Prabhu Seva Vikram

Dear respected Vaishnavas, worldwide devotees and friends, It is with great sadness that we are announcing the passing away of our dear friend and senior Vaishnava, Yudhamanyu Prabhu Seva Vikram…. Janardan Maharaj will speak tomorrow at the Sunday program (February 26) in Soquel in remembrance of Yudhmanyu Prabhu Seva Vikram. Please come and join us in honor of our very dear friend.

Srila Janardan Maharaj’s Vyasapuja Celebration

Happy New Year. I’m so excited to start this year with a Vyasapuja celebration for our dear guardian and acharya Srila Bhakti Pavan Janardan Maharaj. Your sweet presence will enhance the devotional atmosphere. I hope you will come on Tuesday, January 31st beginning at 6 pm in Santa Cruz.

Reprinting the Songbooks

We are happy to announce a new project for the Ashram. We will be reprinting the songbooks in time for Sri Gaur Purnima and our goal is to raise $1,000 for this cause. Please join us and sponsor a new songbook….

Sripad Hasyapriya Prabhu’s news from his travels in India

The following is an interview with Hasyapriya Prabhu, who just spent three weeks in India visiting some of our centers there…

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Reminder about Srila Gurudev’s Vyasapuja and Saraswati Thakur’s Disappearance Day

Dear Friend of the Ashram,

On Thursday, December 15th at 6 pm please join us in either Santa Cruz or San Jose for a beautiful celebration of the Divine Appearance Day of our beloved Srila Gurudev, Om Vishnupad Paramahamsa Parivrajakacharyya-varyya Astottara-sata Sri Srila Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj.

Vrinda Devi Dasi

Srila Param Guru Maharaj’s festival in Chongqing

We had a most beautiful and auspicious three day celebration in Chongqing, China for Srila Param Guru Maharaj’s, Srila Sridhar Maharaj, Vyasa puja! I was completely melted by the sweetness and the earnestness of our devotees there. Under Sripad Yudhamanyu Prabhu Seva Vikram’s guidance, they have created a space for sincere seekers to come and present their questions, honor prasadam and have good association!

Divine Appearance Day of Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj

Please join us Monday, October 24th, at 6 pm for the Divine Appearance of Srila Guru Maharaj, Om Vishnupad Paramahamsa Parivrajakacharya varya Astottara sata Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj. View invitation…

A note from Srila Janardan Maharaj!

Before leaving to Guadalajara Srila Janardan Maharaj left a note to give the devotees some affectionate encouragement. “We are trying to give some encouragement to the devotees. Encouragement in their spiritual life means follow Sri Guru!…”

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Thanksgiving at the Ashram

Dear devotees and friends, Thanksgiving falls on Sri Utpanna Ekadasi, a fast day. For that reason we will join together on Friday, November 25th at 12 Noon for our Thanksgiving feast at the temple. The way we prepare for this holiday is different than for Vaishnava festivals. We require everyone to sign up ahead of time and request a $20 donation from everyone over age 12.

Srila Acharya Maharaj’s Vyasapuja

We would like to invite you to the celebration of the Vyasapuja of Srila Bhakti Nirmal Acharya Maharaj on Saturday, October 1st. First we will celebrate at 11 am in Santa Cruz, then again at 5:30 pm in San Jose. Srila Bhakti Pavan Janardan Maharaj will have returned from India. Read more…

The Most Holy Sri Radhastami Festival ~ Report from Sri Hapaniya Dham

Today 14 of us accompanied Srila Acharya Maharaj on a bus to celebrate the Holy Radhastami Festival in Sri Hapaniya Dham! The significance of spending this special day at the Holy Birthplace of His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj is not lost on us. The line of Srila Rupa Goswami, the line of Seva to Srimati Radharani, which is the line of das anu das, anu das, was embodied wholly in Srila Guru Maharaj and we are celebrating and honoring that celebration here, in His Holy Birthplace. The land of sweet waters was also the land of sweet breezes today…Read more and view photos…

A short message from Srila Acharya Maharaj

Following our series of messages and news on our Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math we have some news from the lotus mouth of Srila Acharya Maharaj on his return to Nabadwip for his Vyasa Puja Festival.

News from the Dham!

A Short message from Srimati Sudevi didi on news from Sri Nabadwip Dham. “What can I say? Beyond all the difficulties we face today and this test of our faith we should remain steady in our spiritual life and in our service…”Read more…

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Sachchidananda Srila Bhaktivinod Thakur’s Appearance

Please join us for the Divine Appearance celebration of Sachchidananda Srila Bhaktivinod Thakur in San Jose and Santa Cruz on Wednesday the 14th of September. Srila Bhaktivinod Thakur was the great founder of the modern Krishna Consciousness movement. He gave so many invaluable gifts to the people of this age, including literature and songs, the revelation of the holy appearance place of Sri Gauranga, and much more. We hope that you can join us in the evening beginning at 6 pm. View invitation with many resources for this day…

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Sri Radhastami Festival September 9, 2016

I hope you and your family will be able to attend the holy day of Sri Radhastami, the Divine Appearance of Srimati Radharani in San Jose or Santa Cruz. There will be programs at mid-day as well as a modest program in the evening in Santa Cruz led by Vidura Krishna Prabhu, Vrinda Devi Dasi, and hopefully Sripad Bhakti Kamal Tyagi Maharaj. There will be modest programs for Sri Lalita Saptami on Thursday, September 8th. In San Jose Sripad Tyagi Maharaj will go downtown for Harinam Sankirtan and give a class at the temple. In Santa Cruz Sripad Sarvabhavana Prabhu will offer an evening class beginning around 7 pm. View invitation…

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Photos From the First Part of Sripad Tyagi Maharaj’s West Coast Tour

Scroll down for photos from the first leg of our preaching tour this summer. They were taken in April and May 2016 all over Northern California as a small group of devotees from our mission made a point of visiting old and new friends. View photos…

Sripad Bhakti Kamal Tyagi Maharaj

Sripad Bhakti Kamal Tyagi Maharaj’s September Visit

I’m pleased to announce that Sripad Bhakti Kamal Tyagi Maharaj will probably be arriving today, September 7th at the Santa Cruz Seva Ashram. He’ll go to San Jose on Thursday the 8th for Harinam Sankirtan and Sri Lalita Saptami at the San Jose Ashram. Friday he will be in Santa Cruz for Sri Radhastami at mid-day and hopefully for the smaller evening program as well. Saturday he plans to go to San Francisco for Harinam Sankirtan. Read more…

Cinmoy Dev Prabhu

Lectures from Sripad Tyagi Maharaj’s West Coast Tour

Sripad Bhakti Kamal Tyagi Maharaj is always eager to speak about Krishna Consciousness. Here are many recordings from the first part of his summer preaching tour in California and Oregon. Browse recordings…