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Vaikuntha Ekadasi, Gita Jayanthi and New Year celebrations

posted Dec 20, 2020, 6:44 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Dec 20, 2020, 6:44 PM ]

Join us virtually for grand celebrations of Vaikuntha Ekadasi, Gita Jayanthi and New Year. More details below.

http://tiny.cc/vekadasi

For more details and to sponsor sevas, please visit: http://tiny.cc/vekadasi

http://tiny.cc/newyear2021

For more details and to sponsor sevas, please visit: http://tiny.cc/newyear2021

Gita Contest 2020 - Bay Area Reads Bhagavad Gita

posted Dec 16, 2020, 9:33 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Dec 16, 2020, 9:34 PM ]


For details, free registration and participation, please visit www.gitacontest.com
  • Spend as little as 5 mins each for 4 days
  • Learn 4 powerful practical Gita takeaways
  • Answer simple questions from content provided
  • Easy to win tier wise prizes

Giving Tuesday Fundraiser for Goshala

posted Dec 1, 2020, 5:31 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Dec 1, 2020, 5:31 AM ]

Hare Krishna,


Today is "Giving Tuesday" and the whole world is encouraged to make a donation for a non-profit for a greater cause. We have setup a fundraiser for our Goshala for the care and maintenance of the cows. This is an opportunity to serve mother Cow at Sri Krishna Balaram's Goshala by providing care during this extreme cold winter season. Your contribution will help us provide towards the following costs:
- Utilities (heating arrangements etc.)
- Shed repairs (For protection from rain and wind)
- Workers compensation/housing
- Cows feed
- Veterinary care / Medical expenses
- Prenatal care
- Vehicles maintenance
- Security camera & street lights
- Shelter and Fence

Please contribute today by visiting: https://www.facebook.com/donate/138478327735109/

Virtual Vrindavan Parikrama - 9 Day Online Tour

posted Nov 12, 2020, 2:34 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Nov 12, 2020, 2:34 PM ]

We are pleased to announce a Virtual Vrindavan Parikrama - a 9 day virtual tour from 21st to 29th November. Join us online for a purifying pilgrimage to the sacred land on which Lord Krishna walked! Register now for free to save your spot: http://bit.ly/bmp_ihfba

Essence of Gita in 4 sessions

posted Nov 3, 2020, 7:33 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Nov 3, 2020, 7:34 PM ]

We are excited to announce a 'Chatur-Shloki Gita' module - understanding the essence of the Bhagavad Gita through the famous 4 verses of the Bhagavad gita. 

The module will cover four Bhagavad Gita slokas (10.8, 10.9, 10.10 &10.11) in four Saturday evening sessions (over zoom).

Each session will have:

  • Understanding & implementation of the verse in discussion
  • Memorisation & Recitation
  • Q & A
  • Special karthik month arati and lamp offering

First session starting this Saturday, 7th Nov, at 7 pm.

Please register soon: tiny.cc/4verses

Navaratri & Dussehra Celebrations (Oct 23rd, 24th & 25th)

posted Oct 21, 2020, 8:13 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Oct 21, 2020, 8:20 AM ]

Join us for Navaratri & Dussehra Celebrations on Oct 23rd, 24th & 25th. Take advantage of this auspicious time of the year to perform Anna Prasana (first grains ceremony) and Vidyarambha (start of child's education) in person at the temple on 23rd & 24th.

Based on county guidelines, the Dussehra celebrations on Sunday, 25th will be Virtual Celebrations. Join us live for the festivities online at www.youtube.com/kbmandir. More details below:


Seva Opportunities:

Fundraising for Krishna Balaram Goshala's feed shed and bull shelter

posted Sep 24, 2020, 4:41 PM by Sudhir Babu

Hare Krishna! Here is a wonderful opportunity to serve the Mother Cow (Go-Matha) during this auspicious month of Purushottama Masa which occurs only once in 3 years! It is said that whatever spiritual activity and charity performed during this month reaps thousands of times the results.

We are doing fundraising for some necessary upgrades to the Goshala like building a storage shed for the feed, installing security cameras and lights and building fences. Please consider making a donation today by visiting:

https://tinyurl.com/donate-goshala

Purushottama Masa Complimentary Spiritual Program

posted Sep 24, 2020, 4:37 PM by Sudhir Babu

This month (17th Sep to 16th Oct) is Purushottama Masa which appears once in 3 years. This month is considered very auspicious and is especially dear to Lord Krishna’s heart. It is said that any spiritual activities performed this month will reap multi-fold results.

For the spiritual benefit of everyone, we are happy to announce a complimentary virtual Purushottama Masa Spiritual Program which can be conducted at your home (via Zoom). Program includes Mantra Meditation, Kirtan, Gita Parayana. Purushottama yoga significance and Spiritual Q & A. There are limited slots available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday until 16th October. To register for this program, please visit: https://kbmandir.10to8.com

Lord Krishna in the Padma Purana states:
"Observance of this Purushottama month is the best of all austerities. Just as a farmer produces a rich harvest by planting seeds in nicely cultivated land, so an intelligent man who practices devotional service towards the Supreme Lord in this Purushottama month will enjoy a blissful life while in this world and after leaving his body he will return back to Godhead."

https://kbmandir.10to8.com

Online Sunday School - New term starts on Sep 20th

posted Sep 16, 2020, 6:14 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Sep 16, 2020, 6:15 PM ]

Gopal Kidz Online Sunday School new term is starting on Sunday, Sep 20th. Enroll today to take full advantage of this term and teach timeless values from Vedic knowledge to your children.

For more details and to register online, please visit: Sunday School

Sri Krishna Janmashtami - Aug 11, 2020

posted Jul 4, 2020, 3:07 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Aug 24, 2020, 4:26 PM ]

Join us online for Grand Sri Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations on Aug 11th, 5:00 AM onwards from the comfort of your home. All events will be live streamed on our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/kbmandir

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to sign up for a Free Puja that will be performed on your behalf during the auspicious occasion of Sri Krishna Janmashtami on Aug 11th. To sign up, please visit: Janmashtami Free Puja


Live Streaming Program Schedule:
5:00 AM - Mangala Arati
7:30 AM - Darshan Arati
12:45 PM - Bhoga Arati
5:00 PM - Krishna Fest Winners Performances
7:00 PM - Sandhya Arati
7:30 PM - Maha Abhisheka
8:30 PM - Bhajans / Kirtans
12:00 AM - Midnight Arati

To participate online by Sponsoring for a seva, please click here: Janmashtami Seva Sponsorship

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