International Society for Krishna Consciousness - Founder-Acharya: His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

...I can immediately take up this program and tour village to village and town to town. It will be very, very effective, I know that....
...I wish I could join you. I like your program very much. If you continue this program you will be benefited, people will be benefited and everyone will be happy...
...We can introduce many millions of such carts all over the world...
    Srila Prabhupada

Yasodadulal embarks on a one year’s pilgrimage around New Zealand
August 28, 2015

When John Herbison said goodbye to his wife before setting off on a walk, he didn’t say “I’ll see you later”, it was “I’ll be back in about a year”. The devout Hare Krishna of 30 years has set out on a pilgrimage to mark the 50th anniversary of the Hare Krishna Society’s arrival in […]

Visiting Ahobilam, the place of Lord Nrsimhadeva, the divine protector
August 27, 2015

August 2015 : After walking through the cities of Nellore, Buchi Reddy Palem, Siddhipuram,  Sangam, Atmakur and Badvel in the Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh, the Padayatra India devotees reached Ahobilam on July 14th. They stayed there for two days under the shelter of Lord Nrsimhadeva, whose main temple is located on top of a hill. […]

Padayatra Slovenia 2015: strengthening one’s spiritual life
August 26, 2015

  Showing gratefulness to devotees and Krishna’s creation “Padayatra is initially and especially organized for devotees to strengthen their spiritual life and to be deeply engaged in practical spiritual activities,” emphasized Lalita Govinda prabhu, the organizer and initiator of all padayatras in Slovenia. He especially emphasized gratefulness to the devotees and to Krishna’s creation. “As […]

South Africa: one more padayatra in in KwaZulu-Natal
August 24, 2015

On August 22, a group of devotees from Durban did a one day padayatra in Kloof, an exclusively white and rich area in comparison to the other poorer areas where padayatra was earlier held.  Although resistance from this elite community was expected (padayatris were escorted by a police car), none materialised, by Sri Sri Gaura […]

Short padayatras in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
August 20, 2015

A one day padayatra was held on 14 March 2015 in Northdene in the province of KwaZulu Natal. The following July  Dwarkadish Dasa’s desire to go on padayatra was so strong that he planned a small walk in the town of Stanger on the North Coast of Durban. Given the complexities of getting permission from […]

Padayatris make school children dance and chant in ecstasy!
August 12, 2015

Mydukur kids’d never been so happy On August 3rd Padayatra India reached the town of Mydukur in the Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. As we were doing nagar sankirtana and book distribution in the town, the principal of  a local school became very much impressed. He asked us many questions about  padayatra, how it started, […]

Andhra Pradesh padayatra: 15 days at The Pushkaralu Festival
August 4, 2015

August 1st :  From July 14th onwards we participated for 15 days in the famous Pushkaralu festival at the holy place of Basara on the banks of the Godavari river.  This Pushkaralu  is a kind of kumbha- mela, with nearly one  million people  taking  bath daily in the  Godavari and visiting the famous temple of   goddess […]

Devarshi dasa on a solo walk in France
July 22, 2015

Gdd : Could you tell us about your previous padayatra experiences ? Dd : I walked on several sections of the Padayatra Europe from Belfast to Moscow.  In 1991 I walked from Lille to New Mayapur. The next year I joined the Padayatra Europe team in Spain in Alicante, and walked to Avignon in France. In 1987  I […]

One challenging day on Padayatra France
July 21, 2015

Joyful harinama in the medieval city of Loches I joined Devarshi’s padayatra on July 15th, when he arrived in the medieval city of Loches, about 33 kms from New Mayapur. With five other devotees, visitors and temple residents, we all drove in Doyal Nitai’s car for the big harinama in this city of about 6500 […]

My experience of continuing evolution while walking around Bharat Varsha with Padayatra India
July 20, 2015

My Padayatra India experience is one of continual evolution from deeply rooted material consciousness to that of an inspired (« in spirit ») sankirtana soldier in Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s eternal sankirtana army. After being born and raised in Albany, New York in the U.S.A., I initially served Srila Prabhupada in Holland and Belgium from 1975 to 1977 […]

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