ISKCON Philippines March 2011 Newsletter/Update
Below is the March 2011 update for ISKCON Philippines. Devotees can also download the newsletter in PDF form by clicking this link:March Newsletter
For further inquiries, devotees can contact:
ISKCON Philippines Communications
Mobile phone: Sridama dasa 0917 8210951/ 0916 5240951
Manjula devi dasi 0917 8218324/ 0906 3168324
Landline: +63 62-3582210
ISKCON Philippines February 2011 Newsletter
My god brother Sridam and his good wife Manjula ( who happens to be one of my bff ) just sent to me the ISKCON Philippines February 2011 newsletter, and I would like to share it to everyone, especially to those who haven’t received the newsletter yet. Below is the said newsletter, and if you want to download it, just click this link: February Newsletter
ISKCON Youth Philippines Summer Retreat ’07 Activity Schedules
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ISKCON Youth Philippines Summer Retreat ’07
Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada!
ISKCON Youth Philippines Summer Retreat ’07 Information:
Retreat Theme: “Youth Empowerment Through Building Relationship”
Retreat fee: 300pesos each; no fee no attendance!
Venue: Laguna Temple
Date: June8-10 ’07.
Expenses:(Subject to change)
PHP 5,000 = Prasadam
PHP 4,000 = Transportation(not yet confirmed)
PHP 3,000 = Retreat materials and souvenir
PHP 3,000 = Accommodation Rent (not yet confirmed)
PHP 1,600 = Seminar facilitator (Gopal Krishna dasa) air fare
PHP 2,000 = Miscellaneous
PHP 17,600 = Total
We humbly ask everybody who wants to join to please pay as early as possible so that the expenses will be subsidized.
For payments and donations you can give it to Jaya Radhe and Manjula Prabhu and you may contact them through the following means:
Jaya Radhe dasi
or for more inquiries you can email me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can visit the website:
Thank you and let’s help each other to serve Guru and Krishna!
ISKCON Youth Philippines Registration Form
To those who prefer to register personally, just download this form and submit it to Jaya Radhe devi dasi together with the 50 pesos membership fee, thank you.
ISKCON Youth Philippines Rules and Regulations
IYP Members should abide by this rules and regulations.
1. Must Respect Krishna Consciousness, Srilla Prabhupada, and the Vaisnavas.
2. Must not have any perverted interpretation of the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra.
rute ’pi nama-mahatmye
yah priti-rahito narah
namni so ’py aparadha-krt
If one has heard the glories of the transcendental holy name of the Lord but nevertheless continues in a materialistic concept of life, thinking “I am this body and everything belonging to this body is mine [aham mameti],” and does not show respect and love for the chanting of the Hare Krsna maha-mantra, that is an offense.
3. Follow the 4 regulative principles namely:
3.1 No intoxication.
3.2 No gambling
3.3 No illicit sex
3.4 No meat eating, fish and egg.
4. Must be committed to IYP’s programs and activities.
5. Must chant 16 rounds a day ( for initiated devotees) and a minimum of 5 rounds for non-initiated devotees.
6. Must avoid vaisnava offenses.
7. Must be in good standing.
8. Must follow proper Vaisnava etiquettes.
Note: This rules and regulations may be updated accordingly.
ISKCON Youth Philippines Poster
Just download this poster and print it out! You can give it to any of your vaisnava youth friends or have this posted at the temple or at the center in Makati. Lets all help each other to spread the good news.
ISKCON Youth Philippines Membership Registration
Iskcon Youth Philippines is now open for membership registration. For the main time we will use this site since we haven’t finished creating the actual site, sorry for the inconvenience. On the side bars of this page you will see a registration link for IYP. Please indicate your basic informations (sex, age, location, status,etc.) on the comment box, once you register I will email you the details.Everybody is welcome to join from 10-35 yrs of age, respect the principles of Krishna Consciousness, in good standing and with a minimal membership fee of 50 pesos. Let’s help each other to make this program a success!!!hari Haribol!!!
Watch out for our official inauguration
on Lord Nrshnghadeva’s
ISKCON Youth Philippines Program Blessed by HH Giridhari Swami
Please accept my humble obeisances. All
glories to Srila Prabhupada!
On behalf of Iskcon Youth Philippines, I
am glad to convey to everybody that HH
Giridhari Swami already bestow his
blessings to the Iskcon Youth
“This youth program is a great
idea. You have my blessings and prayers
for this to be a successful program for
the Philippine yatra. Thank you for
your support now, and in the future. My
only suggestion is that the leaders
remain committed to developing the
program to it’s fullest.Iskcon Youth
Philippines Program ki-jaya!”
Also we will be having our official IYP
presentation this coming Lord
Nrshnghadeva Appearance, so please let’s
help each other to make this a success!
ISKCON Youth Philippines Program
The aim of this program is to simply
utilize the capabilities of the youth in
order to be of service to our community.
Through this program, the youth will be
connected and getting inspiration from
each other to be more enthusiastic in
doing service and at the same to advance
in Krishna Consciousness.
Here are some of our projects:
1.Sunday Youth Program
Once in a month, the youth will sponsor
the Sunday feast. From the cook to the
temple facilitator (e.g. kirtan leader,
lecturer) will be handled by us. We will
also have some dramas and presentations.
We will do some fundraising in order to
help the temple.
2.1Help in the construction of the new
2.2Provide funds for the deities’ outfit.
The weekly program could be a bhajan
session, namahata, Baghavad – Gita
studay or a combination of the three.
We will provide a buddy system to any
new bhakta/bhaktin in the movement for a
more personal approach.
Everybody is welcome to join from 10-35
yrs of age, respect the principles of
Krishna Consciousness, in good standing
and with a minimal membership fee of 50
Watch out for our official inauguration
on Lord Nrshnghadeva’s
appearance!!!Let’s help each other to
make this program a success!!!hari