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February 26, 2012

‘Selfless service is the best religion’

‘Seva hi Paramo Dharmah’, ‘the selfless service is the highest form of any religion’. These words were said by His Holiness Acharya Shrivatsa Goswami, Founding Trustee […]
February 5, 2012

Common Ground for the Common Good

Friends of Vrindavan’s Founding Trustee and Member Secretary HH Acharya Shrivatsa Goswami have been invited to participate in a conference to be organised on 7th February […]
January 22, 2012

Helping the widows by cleaning their neighbourhood

The neighbourhood of the widow home of the ‘Swadhar Yojna’ run under a scheme of the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Central government was […]
January 21, 2012

New Municipal Administrator consults the NGO’s on Vrindavan’s waste management

Pushpa Devrara consulting with NGO's After the Vrindavan Municipal Board completes its term of five year the municipal governance comes in the hands of the District […]
January 9, 2012

The Rutgers University students visits FoV office and Recycling units

The waste flowers coming from the temples shown to the students The students from the Rutgers University in New Jersey, USA, visited Friends of Vrindavan office […]
December 29, 2011

The warm clothes and blankets were distributed among the needy

FoV distributes warm clothes and blankets among the poverty stricken people, widows and the women from the unprivileged section of the community. A total no. of […]
December 25, 2011

Maintaining the sanctity of temple premises by cleaning its surrounding

December 25th: ‘Friends of Vrindavan’ celebrated the Christmas by organising a cleanliness drive around the ancient Govind Dev Temple. Shri Anuj Kumar Goswami, Sevait of Shri […]
December 1, 2011

Dr. Iqbal Malik visits FoV projects

Dr. Iqbal Malik finding worms in the vermi-composting unit Noted environment activist Dr. Iqbal Malik visits Friends of Vrindavan’s waste management programme. She was accompanied by […]
November 29, 2011

Mechanical loader resumes its work in garbage management

The FoV unique special mechanical garbage loader takes charge of the dumping stations after a gap of two years. It has not been functioning for a […]
November 26, 2011

VCF to include small renovation work while cleaning streets

VCF cleanliness drive drain cleaning at bhramar ghat The massive cleaning of streets and drains was organised on the stretch in the locality of the Radha […]
November 8, 2011

Satellite garbage dumping station to be cleaned

Satellite garbagae station cleaning New satellite dumping station has been adopted to be cleaned regularly under the programme of the Vrindavan Cleaning Fund. The garbage generated […]
November 6, 2011

VCF maintained special cleaning operation during Kartik

VCF With the Utthan Ekadashi the month long special cleanliness drive ends today. Special attempts of cleaning different localities of the town were taken during the […]
October 2, 2011

FLORA-FAUNA, FOREST AND WILD LIFE ARE THE ESSENCE OF VRINDAVAN

Season’s tree plantation completion ceremony Vrindavan, October 1st 2011: Vrindavan’s flora-fauna, forest and wildlife needs to be protected to keep the essence of the name of […]
September 28, 2011

YUGAL KISHORE TEMPLE SURROUNDING CLEANED

Vrindavan, Wednesday, September 28th 2011: The surroundings of the Archaeological Survey of India protected monument of Shri Yugal Kishore Temple were cleaned under the aegis of […]
September 25, 2011

FoV distributes clothes to the poor and needy women

Friends of Vrindavan distributes clothes to the poor widows and the needy women in memory of Late Smt. Rama Ben Davda and Late Shri Dwarka Das […]
September 22, 2011

VCF MINIMIZES THE GARBAGE MENACE IN KISHORE PURA

A garbage removal operation was organised in Kishore Pura under the aegis of the Vrindavan Cleaning Fund on 22nd September, 2011. The office of Friends of […]
September 15, 2011

MEDITATION SHRINE CLEANED BEFORE PANDIT BABA’S DISAPPEARANCE DAY

The Meditation-grove Shrine of Bhagwat Niwas was cleaned under the aegis of the ‘Vrindavan Cleaning Fund’ before the 70 th anniversary of disappearance of Siddh Shri […]
September 14, 2011

RESTORATION EFFORT BEGINS WITH THE CLEANING

In an endeavour to revive & restore the glory of the ancient neglected sites of Vrindavan, the 64 mahant Samadhi is being cleaned under the Vrindavan […]
September 12, 2011

ARTISANS OF THE RECYCLING

recycling The recycled paper is being given new shapes in the form the bowls, baskets and the ornaments. The recycled products are being made by the […]
September 11, 2011

VCF JOINT OPERATION WITH THE MUNICIPALITY

The municipal workers deputed in the Rangji ka Nagla in the Radha Niwas area of Vrindavan join hands with the FoV staff to clean the area […]
September 3, 2011

CLEANING & GREENING OF THE PARIKRAMA MARG

Though, hundreds of trees were planted in this area in a decade by FoV, many trees were damaged in the name of development. The broadening the […]
July 21, 2011

Tree plantation at Bhagwat Niwas

Sacred Grove Conservation July 21st 2011, Friends of Vrindavan planted trees in the Grove Shrine of Bhagwat Niwas in Ramanreti under its programme of the Sacred […]