Day and Time: Friday from 7 to 9 PM
Location: various residences
Contact: Madhava Hari das, 503-780-1710, firstname.lastname@example.org
Srimad Bhagavad Gita is the essence of all Vedic Scriptures, dating back more than 5000 years. Every question and aspect of life is answered concisely in the Gita's 700 verses. The Bhaktivriksha program aims to systematically discuss the Gita and other Vedic scriptures, and how these teachings can be applied to make one's life truly sublime. The progr a.m.includes chanting, singing, and music, Bhakti Yoga practice, discussions, and sumptuous food for all participants. Locations vary; please call or email for information.
Day and Time: Friday from 7 to 9 PM
Location: various residences in the Corvallis area
Contact: Krishna Keshav das
Science of Self Realization
When : Saturdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m. (followed by Aarti and Dinner prasadam)
Where: ISKCON Temple (2095 NW Aloclek #1107, Hillsboro, Oregon 97124)
Duration : 8 weeks, starting September 7, 2013
Fees: Completely free!
Registration : Please register by 9/1/2013 or sooner. Email: email@example.com or call 503-888-1696
Did you ever wonder if God really exists? Why bad things happen to good people? What the purpose of human life is? Where you came from and why you are here? Science of Self Realization explores the answers to these timeless questions and summarizes the essential teachings of the Bhagavad Gita in a structured format. Questions and discussions are highly encouraged! Classes are followed by arotik, kirtan, and prasadam dinner.
Day and Time: Sundays, 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: 3844 NE 82nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97220
Contact: Ksetrajnana das and Mahabhagavata dasi, Mahabhagavata@msn.com,
Please join the devotees for kirtan, class, and a feast on Sunday afternoons, as well as for special holiday programs. Temple visitors may park in the Travelodge parking lot next door, thanks to the courtesy of our neighbor, Sri Manmohan Patel.
Day and Time: Sundays, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: 2095 NW Aloclek #1107, Hillsboro, OR 97124
Take darshan of Sri Sri Nitai Sacinandana, and join the devotees for arotik, kirtan, class, and the feast.
Janmastami August 28, 2013
(Lord Krishna's Appearance)
(fast until midnight)
Join us in celebrating the most auspicious occasion of Sri Krishna Janmashtami on Wednesday, Aug 28th. There will be a huge number of devotional and fun activities, including jhulan (swing), abhishek, midnight Maha-aarti, kirtan, cultural programs and dramas, children's activities, and amazing festival prasadam. We cordially invite everyone to join us with family and friends on this special day.
6:30pm – Abhishek
7:30pm – Cultural Program
8:30pm - 10:00pm – Feast prasadam
8:30pm - Midnight – Kirtan
Midnight - Maha Aarti
Please let us know if you would like to sponsor groceries (bhoga), flowers, deity dress or abhishek. You can also sponsor a kalash, which will be used for bathing the Lord on Janmashtami. All donations are fully tax deductible and are very much appreciated. You may also donate online at - http://www.iskconportland.com.
Janmastami is an outstanding opportunity to serve the Lord! We need a lot of volunteers to take care of various services. Please let us know if you would like to help with cooking, cleaning, decorating, stage setup or other activities. Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org,
Srila Prabhupada's Appearance Day
Thursday, August 29th
We shall be celebrating the appearance day of Srila Prabhupada, our dear most Founder-Acarya of ISKCON.
6:30 pm – Pushpanjali
7:00 pm – Guru Puja kirtan
7:30 pm – Glorifications of Srila Prabhupada
8:30 pm – Prasadam
There are many volunteer opportunities every Sunday as well as on special festival days. If you would like to volunteer, please write to us at email@example.com. Please let us help you find something that matches your skills, interests, and available time! Thank you!
Your servants at the Vedic Center,
ISKCON Portland Temple
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