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Snana Yatra – Bathing the Lord of the Universe

This Sunday, July 6th, we celebrated Snana Yatra. Lord Jagannath, along with his brother Baladev and sister Subhadra were brought out to the temple room and bathed publicly for all the devotees to observe and participate in. Over a hundred fortunate souls bathed Lord Jagannath with special substances such as yogurt, milk, honey and fresh […]


Initiations by HG Vaisesika Prabhu

This past Saturday, April 26th, six of our devotees here at New Badarikashram have formally made their vows (of following the four regulative principles and chanting at least 16 rounds of Hare Krishna maha mantra every day) in front of the temple community, Sri Sri Radha Govinda and their spiritual master, HG Vaisesika Prabhu. After […]


Devamrita Swami Visit

Last weekend (4-19) we had the great fortune of having HH Devamrita Swami visit New Badarikashram. Not only did he inspire us with the deep realizations he’s gathered from 40 years of practicing bhakti yoga, but he also gave harinam initiations to three fortunate souls on Saturday morning. One of the initiates was our very […]