1. Radhanath Swami Speaks at Sustainability Conference at New York’s Bhakti Center

    On Sunday, June 10th, 2018, on the occasion of the 4th International Yoga Day, Radhanath Swami was a featured speaker at the conference “Sustainability From the Inside Out”, hosted by The Bhakti Center, on New York City’s Lower East Side. The conference was a unique opportunity to hear from a group of leading voices, and about important projects, that are leading the way in exploring the profound connection between spirituality and the practice of yoga, and the sustainability of the Earth and its resources. The premise of the conference was that the central tenets of...
  2. Radhanath Swami Attends Sadhu Sanga Festival 2018

    The Sadhu Sanga Kirtan Retreat is a yearly offering begun by His Holiness Indradyumna Swami in 2012. This year’s retreat, in Boone, North Carolina, ran from May 25-28th and was a grand success. Over 2,000 devotees from around the world attended and there were 150,000 views of the livestream videos. The organization, facilities, prasadam, decorations, and sound system were all arranged beautifully. Radhanath Swami attended, led kirtan and spoke on Srimad Bhagavatam. An excerpt of his Bhagavatam class is below. “Srila Prabhupada took the message of Lord Chaitanya as his...
  3. The Journey Within Launched in Mumbai

    The Harper Collins publication of Radhanath Swami’s latest book The Journey Within was launched in Mumbai on 18 January 2018 at the Shanmukhananda Auditorium. Over 1500 eminent personalities of the city were present for the occasion. Among them were Bollywood producer Smita Thackeray, athlete Kranti Salvi, Hungarian Consul-General Norbert Revai-Bere, Mauritius Consul-General Bineshwaree Napaul, and television personality Nitesh Bharadwaj. In The Journey Within Radhanath Swami shares personal and thought-provoking stories from his decades of experience as a teacher in the Bhakti-yoga tradition. Speaking at the book launch, the Swami said,...
  4. Mumbai Ratha Yatra 2018

    On January 6th, 2018, Radhanath Swami led 150,000 devotees in the Jagannath Ratha Yatra celebrations in Sivaji Park, Mumbai. Jagannath Ratha Yatra, the traditional chariot festival of Lord Jagannath (Lord Krishna), is celebrated every year by millions of people at Puri, India. Srila Prabhupada introduced the celebration to the Western World in 1967 through the first Ratha Yatra held in San Francisco. Januarys Rathayatra in Mumbai was attended by Shyamsundar Das, one of Srila Prabhupada’s earliest followers, who was instrumental in organizing the first Rath Yatra in San Francisco. Today...
  5. Radhanath Swami Speaks at Take Pride 2018

    On March 10th, 2018 Radhanath Swami was a keynote speaker at the event ‘Take Pride 2018’ at the BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) International Convention Hall in Mumbai. The event was organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the most visible business association in India. ‘Take Pride’ is a platform offered to eminent leaders of India to share inspiring thoughts with Young Indians (Yi), which is the youth arm of the CII. The event was attended by over 600 young professionals. Radhanath Swami was requested to speak on the topic...