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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Food Yogi on the Healthy You TV show

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April 9, 2014, VA — International director of Food for Life Global and food yogi, Paul Rodney Turner made a special guest appearance on the Healthy You TV show alongside host Valerie Samuell. Turner shared spiritual wisdom he had learned as a monk, while he made spicy potato parathas, mango/goji chutney and a raw vegan peppermint,… Read More »

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School lunch program in New Zealand expanding

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SOURCE: The Northern Advocate Whangarei’s Food for Life Centre is extending its programme to provide hot lunches to five schools in the district. The centre, run by Whangarei’s Hare Krishna community, started providing a free lunch once a week to 190 pupils at Manaia View School, in Raumanga, in October 2012 and extended the service… Read More »

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Food for Life Global teams up with Natalia Parra

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Rising political star, animal rights activist and vegan, Natalia Parra recently met with director of Food for Life Global, Paul Rodney Turner to discuss how the non-profit’s expertise and knowledge of nutritious meals could be helpful for her political goals. Parra is currently vying to become a leader in Colombia and her campaign policies are… Read More »

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A mad, mad world. How to end the Violence and Suffering?

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With ongoing wars in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Nigeria, South Sudan and violence now overflowing in Venezuela and about to explode in Ukraine; and with Hollywood action movies and the latest video games spilling blood all over the screen, it is no wonder that those looking from the outside in, are  so desensitised by all the… Read More »

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Malnutrition – the great killer behind the curtain

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Malnutrition is a far greater problem than world hunger. Why? Because even if a person gets sufficient quantities of food, they can still be undernourished and thus subject to chronic disease, if the food they consume does not provide the proper amounts of micronutrients (vitamins and minerals) to meet their daily nutritional requirements. In other words, being… Read More »

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