New Vrindaban Recipes

New Vrindaban Recipes: Community, Camaraderie and Cookies

Dharmakala Cooking Biscuits in RVC Temple devotee kitchen – 1984.


By Madhava Smullen

Dharmakala Dasi’s destiny seemed set from the start – she grew up with the smell of fresh baked bread and cookies lingering throughout her home.

Service in Separation: Honoring Srila Prabhupada on his Disappearance Day

Srila Prabhupada’s Murti at the Palace of Gold.

By Madhava Smullen

“It was devastating,” says Advaita Das, bowing his head. 

Srila Prabhupada’s Disappearance Day is coming up on November 15th in New Vrindaban. And Advaita, who has been a resident since the early 1970s, is reliving the day in 1977 when he and the other devotees at Prabhupada’s first farm community heard the news of his passing.