Bhakti Vedanta Manor – The home of Hare Rama Hare Krishna Movement
North of London, in the scenic Hertfordshire is the Bhaktvedanta Manor – the spiritual sanctuary and home to the Hare Rama Hare Krishna movement in the UK.
Established in 1973 by AC Bhakitvedanta Swami Prabhupada, the estate was donated to ISKCON by the late Beatle George Harrison.
Open all year round to visitors, students and devotees, the temple offers a great spiritual experience through inspirational talks, yoga classes, mantra meditation, vegetarian cooking classes and retreats.
Aarti and Darshan Times:
The Bhaktivedanta Manor is opened from 4:30am to 9:30pm for devotees, with various aarti’s taking place during the day.
4.30-4.55am – Mangal Arati
4.55-5.15am – Tulasi-arati
7.00-7.05am – Deity Greeting
7.10am – Guru-Puja
7.30am – Srimad-Bhagavatam Class
12.30-12.55pm – Raj Bhoga Arati
4.20-4.30pm – Dhupa Arati
6.00pm- 7.00pm – Bhagavad-Gita Class
7.00-7.25pm – Sandya Arati
9.00-9.10pm – Shayan Arati
9.30pm – Temple closes
Celebrating key festivals is an integral part of the Bhaktivedanta Manor. They give major festivals in their annual calendar are:
- Gauri Purnima (Chaitanya’s Birthday)
- Ram Navmi
The Bhaktivedanta Manor welcomes new guests everyday from 11am to 4pm, where they will get guided tours.