Chakra Announcements

Last Call - Global Excellence Award 2004 nominations

by Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami

Posted Feburary 13, 2004

Global Excellence Award is meant to recognize the sincere souls who are sincerely serving to advance the mission of Srila Prabhupada around the world and encourage and support them in their valuable service. We would like to invite nominations for the Global Excellence Award - 2004 for the following categories of services (but not limited to)

  1. Book Distribution
  2. Child Protection Services
  3. Congregational Preaching
  4. Back to Godhead Magazine Services
  5. Overall ISKCON's Interest/ Overall Preaching
  6. Outstanding Pujari Seva
  7. ISKCON Festivals
  8. Difficult Territory Preaching
  9. Prasadam Distribution and Vegetarianism Promotion
  10. Media Preaching
  11. Literary Contributions
  12. Padyatra Preaching
  13. Devotees' Health Related Services
  14. Opening New Vedic Temple
  15. Bhaktivedanta Archives
  16. Setting Ideal Ashrama Example
  17. Prasadam Cooking
  18. Caring for Devotees
  19. ISKCON Life member interaction
  20. ISKCON Youth Forum Services
  21. Promoting Education in ISKCON

Please include description of the devotee in about 200 words describing his/her outstanding service in the category he/her is recommended for. Since there are some categories which did not receive any nominations, Last date for receiving the nominations for all categories is extended to February 3, 2004. Award winners will be announced soon after that. Award ceremony will be held during the upcoming Mayapur Festival. Please forward it to the temple authorities and devotees near you. It is recommeded that the nomination is recommended by an ISKCON authority. In case the authorities can not be reached, we also accept nominations from individuals. Any suggestions are most welcome. following is a list of nominations received so far, for your information. If possible kindly make arrangement to display in notice board which is accessible to the devotees.

Looking forward to receive a good response.

Your servant,

Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami
(Bhaktisvarupa.Damodara.Swami@pamho.net)
On behalf of Global Excellent Award Subcommittee


ISKCON Global Excellency Awards - 2004

Nominations Received so far:

  1. Book Distribution

    Acala das GKG - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Krsna-Balarama das - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Ambarisha das GKG - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Revati dd RSP - - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)

  2. Child Protection Services

  3. Congregational Preaching

    Kaunteya Prabhu - Nominated by Brajahari Prabhu
    Visnu-tattva das PVS (Barnaul) - - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Vivasvan das PVS - - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Siksastakam, Urals region

  4. Back to Godhead Magazine Services

  5. Overall ISKCON's Interest/ Overall Preaching

    Jai Nitai Prabhu - Nominated by Akrura Prabhu/Sivarama Swami
    Temple President in Moscow, Shyama das RNS - for his dedication in the most difficult sutiations. - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)

  6. Outstanding Pujari Seva

    Visnurata das NRS for his steady and dedicated service as the head pujari in Moscow temple.- - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)

  7. ISKCON Festivals

    Shuddha das GKG as the main organizer fo the biggest ISKCON festival in Divnomorsk, Russia - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)

  8. Difficult Territory Preaching

  9. Prasadam Distribution and Vegetarianism Promotion

    Peter Burwash - Nominated by Brajahari Prabhu
    Parasurama Prabhu (SDG) - Nomnated by Sivarama Swami / Mahadyuti das, Praghosa das, Titiksu das, Hari das, Gaurangasundara das, Nitai Caran das, Ananta-vijaya das

  10. Media Preaching

  11. Literary Contributions

    Madhavananda Das - Nominated by Samba das, ISKCON New Vrajamandala, Central Spain

  12. Padyatra Preaching

  13. Devotees' Health Related Services

    Sangita Mataji, Burwash - Nominated by Brajahari Prabhu

  14. Opening New Vedic Temple

  15. Bhaktivedanta Archives

  16. Setting Ideal Ashrama Example

  17. Prasadam Cooking

    Apurva Prabhu - Nominated by Brajahari Prabhu

  18. Caring for Devotees

  19. ISKCON Life member interaction

  20. ISKCON Youth Forum Services

  21. Promoting Education in ISKCON

    Janmastami Prabhu - Nominated by Brajahari Prabhu
    Nityananda-caran das RSP, for organizing and conducting Bhakti-sastri courses for many years. - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)
    Vatsala das RNS - for conducting the BS courses, preaching to the devotees. - Nominated by Bhakti Vijnana Goswami (GBC) (Moscow - R)