President Bill Clinton amazed with Akshaya Patra Foundation Kitchen

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Food for Life Global affiliate the Akshaya Patra Foundation had the most important visitor to their Jaipur kitchens on July 17, 2014 – President Bill Clinton. President Clinton interacted with children and heard to some of their stories. He was moved by what the children had to share and how mid day meal has impacted their lives…. Read More »

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FFL Annamrita’s food dispatch process is something to admire

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Everyday, 258 cooks prepare wholesome meals in 20 Annamrita kitchens and 301 vehicles carry hope and promise to over a million children in 6288 schools across India.After the raw materials have been procured, the rice cleaned and the cooking completed, the next challenge is the dispatch process. How to get so many meals out to the… Read More »

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Food for Life Annamrita receives Best Club Partner NGO Award

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The Rotary Club of Bombay Mid-Town honoured FFL Global affiliate, ISKCON Food Relief Foundation (IFRF) with PP Mohan Shahani Trophy for the “Best Club Partner NGO”, appreciating its contribution to the underprivileged children. Rotary president, Mr. James Brunner handed the award to Dr. Radhakrishna Das, Administrative Advisor of ISKCON Food Relief Foundation. Acting Continuously for Hunger… Read More »

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New Kitchen Religion Cookbook series launched

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The Hare Krishna movement is famous all over the world for the delicious meals they serve at large festivals. It is truly astonishing how the cooks are able to make so much food taste so good. As a result, the spiritual organizaton is often referred to as the “kitchen religion.” “I made this movement successful simply by… Read More »

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Food Yogi, FFL Director on Healthy You TV show

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Director of Food for Life and “food yogi”, Paul Rodney Turner was the special guest cook on Healthy You TV last week on FPA Channel 10 in Virginia. He made spicey potato parathas, raw mango/goji berry chutney and a raw vegan peppermint, chocolate chip ice cream. Food Yogi on the Healthy You TV show (30 mins)Behind the Scenes… Read More »

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FFL Music Ambassador – Matthew Human

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Every once in a while an artist emerges that just touches that perfect place inside, Mathew Human is one of those artists. Backed by The Human Revolution, an impressive rotating cast of master musicians, Human has been leading the way for politically, socially, and ecologically charged performers and songwriters for over a decade. Guests and… Read More »

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The power of food to unite all people

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If there is one thing absolute in this world it is that food has the power to unite. And the recent floods that devastated parts of the Balkans is a case in point. People from all ethnicities are reaching out to help their “brothers” and “sisters.”Using the purest food (prasadam) to create peace and unity… Read More »

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Food for Life begins food distribution for flood victims

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Food for Life volunteers in Bosnia began distributing hot vegan meals in the towns, Vogošče and Svrake and nearby villages in cooperation with local authorities. The floods that have engulfed Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina have left behind a wasteland, causing more than 2,000 landslides. Huge buildings in the village of Sericite, near the city of Zenica disappeared in… Read More »

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FFL teams respond to tsunami-like floods in Bosnia and Serbia

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Dozens of people are feared dead in Bosnia-Hercegovina and Serbia after the worst floods in 120 years. Tens of thousands fled their homes as heavy rain fell creating tsunami-like flooding and causing rivers to burst their banks. In the higher lands, the torrential downpour caused landslides that buried houses. In the Bosnian town of Doboj,… Read More »

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Russian FFL team develop “Auto-Kitchens”

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Russian Food for Life Foundation have developed a customised camper van for emergency food relief, called “Auto-kitchens.” The principle sponsor of the project was Major Cargo Services, represented by President Alexei Ponomarev and Denis Chepurov of of Studio Artpremium for designing the  vans. Food for Life Global affiliates have been involved in some of the world’s biggest… Read More »

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New Food for Life School proposed for Govardhan

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Govardhan Hill is one of the most sacred sites in India. It is the place where Lord Krishna performed many of his childhood pastimes with the cows — clearly establishing the importance of cows and bulls in a healthy and sustainable society. Govardhana is visited by millions of tourist every year and yet it is… Read More »

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Food for Life European Association opens offices

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A new FFLG global partner, the Food for Life European Association (FFLEA) was officially founded today in Belgium. The new organisation will help Food for Life projects across Europe share good practices, improve communications and build the capacity of each individual member organisation for improved prasadam* distribution across Europe. FFLEA will also assist in fundraising and represent affiliate organisations… Read More »

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No rest for Food for Life Volunteers as they continue to dish out free meals

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The Food for Life team from Manilla, ISKCON continue to serve delicious vegan prasadam to survivors despite many challenges. “There is no rest for us,” says FFL Coordinator Radha Lila. “We believe on holidays such as Easter, there no better way to show your love for others then to serve holy food and the holy name… Read More »

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Food for Life featured in main Newspaper in Colombia

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Mission : Food for Life Source: El Espectador, 13 April, 2014 Paul Rodney Turner said that the country [Colombia] has the most nutritious fruits and vegetables in the world. The food relief program is in 60 countries. In 1974, in Calcutta, India, the spiritual master Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, founder of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness… Read More »

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