Hare Krishna (ISKON ) Temple Melbourne
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare hare
Hare rama hare rama rama rama hare hare
Hare Krishna(ISKON) Melbourne Temple address
197 Danks Street , Albert Park , Victoria , Australia
The Hare Krishna Temple in Melbourne was consecrated by the movement’s founder Bhakthi Vedanda Swami Prabhupada in 1975. The movement was established to promote the culture of Bhakthi yoga to all. The name Krishna means “the all attractive supreme person”. Hare Krishna movement believes that the recommended process of purifying the mind in this age of Kaliyuga is by chanting and meditating upon the holy names of Lord Krishna.
The ISKON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) temple in Melbourne located at Albert Park is open daily from 4:30 am to 9:30pm.
The basic format of the daily program is to chant Krishna’s names, to discuss Krishna conscious philosophy and to eat delicious foods offered to Krishna. The daily temple schedule revolves around Deity worship.
Daily worship schedule at Hare Krishna Temple (ISKON) , Melbourne
4:30 am Mangala Aarati
5:00 am Tulsi Puja
5:10 am Japa Meditation (Private Chanting )
7:00 am Darshan Arati
7:10 am Srila Prabhupada Guru Puja
7:30 am Srimad Bhagavat Gita Class
8:30 am Breakfast Prasadam
12:30 pm Raja Bhoga Arati
1:00 pm Lunch Prasadam
4:00 pm Dhupa Arati
5:30 pm Evening Prasadam
6:45 pm Tulasi Puja
7:00 pm Sandhya Arati
9:00 pm Sayana Arati
Saturday and Sunday Feasts
Saturday and Sunday feast is a festival of music, dance, spiritual discourse, and delicious vegetarian cuisine.
4:30 pm Arati and Kirtan
5:00 pm Bhagavat Gita Class
6:00 pm Feast
7:00 pm Arati and Kirtan
Hare Krishna Valley
Nestled in the foothills of the beautiful Otway Ranges, Hare Krishna Valley provides the ideal setting for a country getaway . Situated on a two hundred acres of bushland and surrounded by the State Forests , this is the perfect place to relax and unwind.
The Sunday feast is from 12:00 noon on the second Sunday of each month. Hare Krishna here practises cow protection and are developing bio dynamic farming practises within an ecologically sustainable infrastructure.
Hare Krishna Valley provides bed and breakfast facilities ; retreat and group bookings are available
Accommodation $45 per adult and $10 per child per night. (These updated on Aug 2012 , for the latest visit their website )
Hare Krishna (ISKON) valley retreat Address
1265 Winchelsea – Deans Marsh Road
Phone 03 52887383
Phone Kesava and Veda Priya 0405577453
Email ; firstname.lastname@example.org
Programs conducted by ISKON in Melbourne
ISKON conduct other wonderful routine programs like Urban Yoga and Krisha Fest/ Manthra Lounge. For detailed information please visit http://www.urbanyoga.com.au
Hare Krishna ( ISKON ) restaurants in Melbourne City
ISKON runs two vegetarian restaurants in the city which are famous for cleanliness and good food.
1. Gopal’s pure Vegetarian
Level 1 , 139 Swanston walk , Melbourne
Monday to Saturday – 10:30am to 8:30 pm
Gopals pure vegetarian Restaurant caters for any function . Contact Peter at 03 96501578
Level 1 , 123 Swanston Walk , Melbourne
Ph 03 96502939
Brief History of ISKON
ISKON global society was founded in Newyork in 1966 by Bhakti Vedanta Swami Prabhupada. He established ISKON as a means of sharing Vedic culture with the world . For details visit www.krishna.com