Friday, June 24, 2016



New Releases from the Bhaktivedanta Archives




June 24th, 2016
Vakreśvara Paṇḍita Appearance Day

The Bhaktivedanta Archives is pleased to offer two new releases: The VedaBase™ 2016 update and the original unedited audio of Śrīla Prabhupāda for the year 1971.



The 2016 VedaBase™ update includes:


1)  Updated audio transcripts for the year 1971
2)  Śrī Vyāsa-pūjā 2011–2015 (5 books)
3)  
Life's Final Exam by Giriraj Swami



Download VedaBase™ 2016 update


Download VedaBase™ 2016 Mac


Download audio and online listening



iOS {Apple}: The VedaBase™ 2016 update will be available soon for the iPad and iPhone.



1977  (237 hours, 387 audio files, 10 Gb)
1976  (340 hours, 703 audio files, 17 Gb) 
1975  (315 hours, 563 audio files, 14 Gb) 
1974  (250 hours, 439 audio files, 11 Gb) 
1973  (252 hours, 418 audio files, 11 Gb) 
1972  (258 hours, 413 audio files, 14 Gb) 
1971  (136 hours, 228 audio files, 06 Gb) 

Total:  (1788 hours, 3151 audio files, 83 Gb)
[All audio files are accompanied by PDF transcription files.]


How to Acquire:
1)  Have the 1971 original audio mailed to you for $50.-, including shipping and handling worldwide on an USB Flash Drive. 

2)  All published years arranged by Date or by Subject for $75.-.
Contact: info@prabhupada.com or go directly to our PayPal donation page: http://prabhupada.com/Donations/Donations.html




Publishing and Processing Update



 Tape Ministry vs Original Audio


1977  (038 / 387 audio files) published
1976  (244 / 703 audio files) published
1975  (302 / 563 audio files) published
1974  (309 / 439 audio files) published
1973  (289 / 418 audio files) published
1972  (160 / 413 audio files) published
1971  (015 / 228 audio files) published


1970  (017 077* audio files) *anticipated
1969  (067 / 135* audio files) *anticipated
1968  (052 / 150* audio files) *anticipated
1967  (011 / 048* audio files) *anticipated
1966  (101 / 118* audio files) *anticipated

anticipated 528 original audio files [pending].


      Published

  • Tape Ministry: 856 hours
  • Original Audio: 1788 hours, thus far
  • Original Audio: 2238 hours, total anticipated


     Tech Support

    Technical assistance is provided via email only, not by phone. When contacting us about a particular problem, try to be as specific as possible. For example: state your Operating System, computer type, etc. Include screenshots to help clarify your issue. We normally reply the same day.

    Questions for the Windows Platform: ekanatha@prabhupada.com
    Questions for Mac Platform: nitya@prabhupada.com

    Thank you.

    Your grateful servants,
    The Bhaktivedanta Archives staff
    Parama-rūpa Dāsa
    Nitya-tṛptā Devī Dāsī
    Kula-priya Devī Dāsī
    Ekanātha Dāsa




    Disclaimer

    While we at the Bhaktivedanta Archives make every endeavor to release an accurate rendering of Srila Prabhupada’s legacy, we also know that when dealing with numerous poorly recorded, unlabeled and miss-labeled audio recordings there are in fact major challenges.

    Based on the above we apologize for any inaccuracies that may have resulted through our endeavors under these unique circumstances.

    We sincerely encourage anyone to submit verifiable corrections.

    We thank you for your support and understanding in this matter.

    Bhaktivedanta Archives Staff
























    Sunday, May 8, 2016

    Air Conditioner Broken


    It is very important for the Bhaktivedanta Archives to keep the operating temperature and humidity constant—both in winter and summer. To replace the 23 year old commercial HVAC unit cost $7,400.-.

    We are appealing to all kind souls to please help out. Thank you!


    Professional Estimate:

    Thursday, December 10, 2015



    Folio Views (VedaBase) Refusing to
    Quit in Windows 10 Resolved.




    Saturday, December 5, 2015


    New Releases from the Bhaktivedanta Archives



    The Bhaktivedanta Archives is pleased to offer two new releases: the VedaBase™ 2015.1 update and the original unedited audio of Śrīla Prabhupāda for the year 1972.


    The 2015.1 VedaBase™ includes:


    1)  Updated audio transcripts for the year 1972
    2)  23 New Prabhupāda Letters
    3)  34 New Secretary Letters
    4)  Many Moons –
    Reflections on Departed Vaiṣṇavas by Giriraj Swami
    5)  This is My Heart,
    6)  Concepts of Reality,
    7)  Spiritual Journalism by Patita Pāvana Dāsa & Abhaya Mudra Dāsi



    Download link for the VedaBase™ 2015.1 update
    (If you already own the “Folio Views” VedaBase™ software version 2003.1, this update is free.)


    Download link for the VedaBase™ 2015.1 Mac


    The 1972 Original Unedited Audio
    (258 hours, 413 audio files, 14 Gb)


    Download link for free individual audio files [coming soon]


    Available Original Audio Sets Arranged by DATE: *

    1977  (237 hours, 387 audio files, 10 Gb)   

    1976  (340 hours, 703 audio files, 17 Gb)

    1975  (315 hours, 563 audio files, 14 Gb)

    1974  (250 hours, 439 audio files, 11 Gb)

    1973  (252 hours, 418 audio files, 11 Gb)

    1972  (258 hours, 413 audio files, 14 Gb)


    Total: (1652 hours, 2923 audio files, 77 Gb)

    [All audio MP3 files are accompanied by individual PDF text files.]


    Available Original Audio Set Arranged by SUBJECT: *

    · Arrivals\
    · Bhagavad-gita Lectures\
    · Bhavans Journal Questionnaire\
    · Brahma-samhita\
    · Caitanya-caritamrta Lectures\
    · Chantings and Dictations\
    · Conversations\
    · Darshans\
    · Departures\
    · Initiations\
    · Interviews\
    · Lectures\
    · Meetings\
    · Miscellaneous\
    · Nectar of Devotion\
    · Observances\
    · Srimad Bhagavatam Lectures\
    · Walks\


    Total: (1652 hours, 2923 audio files, 77 Gb)

    [All audio MP3 files are accompanied by individual PDF text files.]

    Have the 1972 original audio mailed to you for $50, including shipping and handling worldwide on an USB Flash Drive. All published years arranged by Date or by Subject for $75. Contact: info@prabhupada.com or go directly to our PayPal donation page: http://prabhupada.com/Donations/Donations.html

    Technical assistance is provided via email only, not by phone. When contacting us about a particular problem, try to be as specific as possible. For example: state your Operating System, computer type, etc. Include screenshots to help clarify your issue. We normally reply the same day.

    Questions for the Windows Platform: ekanatha@prabhupada.com
    Questions for Mac Platform: nitya@prabhupada.com

    Thank you.

    The Bhaktivedanta Archives staff,
    Parama-rūpa Dāsa
    Nitya-tṛptā Devī Dāsī
    Kula-priya Devī Dāsī
    Ekanātha Dāsa


    iOS users: The VedaBase™ 2015.1 version update will be available from the App store for the iPad and iPhone soon.


    * Disclaimer

    While we at the Bhaktivedanta Archives make every endeavor to release an accurate rendering of Srila Prabhupada’s legacy, we also know that when dealing with numerous poorly recorded, unlabeled and miss-labeled audio recordings there are in fact major challenges.

    Based on the above we apologize for any inaccuracies that may have resulted through our endeavors under these unique circumstances.

    We sincerely encourage anyone to submit verifiable corrections.

    We thank you for your support and understanding in this matter.

    Bhaktivedanta Archives Staff

















    Sunday, November 15, 2015


    Saturday, May 2, 2015


    New Releases from the Bhaktivedanta Archives



    On this auspicious day, May 2nd, Nṛsiṁha-caturdaśī,
    the Bhaktivedanta Archives offers two new releases:
    the VedaBase 2015 update and the original unedited
    audio of Śrīla Prabhupāda for the year 1973.



    The VedaBase
     update includes:
    • Updated audio transcripts for the year 1973 
    • Prabhupada Memories, Entire Collection of ITV Interviews, expanded up to chapter 60.  [Siddhanta Dasa]
    * If you already own the “Folio Views” VedaBase software version 2003.1, this update is free. 


    The 1973 original audio update includes: 
    • (418 audio files, 252 hours, 11 Gb)

      Available original audio sets:

      1977  (237 hours, 387 audio files, 10 Gb) 
      1976  (340 hours, 703 audio files, 17 Gb) 
      1975  (315 hours, 563 audio files, 14 Gb) 
      1974  (250 hours, 439 audio files, 11 Gb) 
      1973  (252 hours, 418 audio files, 11 Gb)
      Total:  (1394 hours, 2510 audio files, 63 Gb)

      Have the 1973 original audio sent to you for $50, including shipping and handling worldwide, on a USB Flash Drive. Or all published years for $75. To request this, contact: ekanatha@prabhupada.com or go to our PayPal donation page: http://prabhupada.com/Donations/Donations.html


      Assistance is provided via email only, not by phone. When contacting us about a particular problem, try to be as specific as possible. For example: state your Operating System, computer type, what is broken or what it is you are trying to resolve, etc. Include screenshots to help clarify your issue. We normally reply the same day.

      Questions for the Windows Platform: ekanatha@prabhupada.com
      Questions for Mac Platform: nitya@prabhupada.com

      Thank you.

      The Bhaktivedanta Archives staff,
      Parama-rūpa Dāsa
      Nitya-tptā Devī Dāsī
      Kula-priya Devī Dāsī
      Ekanātha Dāsa


      iOS users: A full VedaBaseTM 2014.1 version is available from the App store for the iPad and iPhone for $50.-. This rendering will be updated to the current 2015 soon. (Please note this is not a Bhaktivedanta Archives offering however the content is reproduced under license)




































      Sunday, October 26, 2014

      October 27th, 2014. Śrīla Prabhupāda Disappearance Day Announcement.


      New releases from the Bhaktivedanta Archives


      The VedaBaseTM 2014.1 Update for Mac and Windows. Plus Original 1974 Śrīla Prabhupāda Audio







      On the Disappearance Day of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami, Founder-Acarya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, the Bhaktivedanta Archives offers several new releases.


      The VedaBaseTM  2014.1 Update
      [Also Compatible with Windows 7 & 8.1—64 bit]


         The VedaBase TM 2014.1 update includes:
      • Re-verified and completed transcriptions of the Śrīla Prabhupāda
        original audio collection for 1974.
      • Global textual corrections made since the previous update.

            If you already own the “Folio Views” VedaBaseTM software version 2003.1,
            this update is free. And future NFO releases will continue to be free.

      Please download the VB2014.1TM NFO update
                              for the Windows Operating System here:
                  
      https://www.yousendit.com/download/UlRTQmtkOW5nYU9HR3NUQw
      [Instructions included]


      The 1974 original audio

           
      The 1974 original audio gives you the full audio recordings of Śrīla Prabhupāda from 1974 in MP3 format. (250 hours, 439 audio files, 11 Gb)

      At no cost, you can listen to these chronological files online or download them,
      individually, from Prabhupadavani.org:

      https://prabhupadavani.org/
         1974  (250 hours, 439 audio files, 11 Gb)
         1975  (315 hours, 563 audio files, 14 Gb)

         1976  (340 hours, 703 audio files, 17 Gb)

         1977  (237 hours, 387 audio files, 10 Gb)

      Total:  (1142 hours, 2092 audio files, 52 Gb)
      (In chronological order, includes individual transcription files in PDF format)

      New category:
      By Subject (1142 hours, 2098 audio files, 52 Gb)
      (Includes individual transcription files in PDF format)

      ·         Arrivals\
      ·         Bhagavad-gita Lectures\
      ·         Bhavans Journal Questionnaire\
      ·         Caitanya-caritamrta Lectures\
      ·         Chantings and Dictations\
      ·         Conversations\
      ·         Darshans\
      ·         Departures\
      ·         Initiations\
      ·         Interviews\
      ·         General Lectures\
      ·         Meetings\
      ·         Miscellaneous\
      ·         Observances\
      ·         Srimad Bhagavatam Lectures\
      ·         Walks\


      Other Important Points:
      1. Order all at once, for only $50.- (includes worldwide shipping and handling), on a USB flash-drive. To request a set, contact: ekanatha@prabhupada.com, or go directly to our PayPal donation page: http://prabhupada.com/Donations/Donations.html
      2. You can also obtain these same files via Krishna.com:  store@krishna.com
        (1-800-800-3284).
      3. In future, all archival audio files will be accompanied by an individual transcription file in PDF format.  PDF transcription files in chronological order for 1974-1977 can be downloaded below:
        https://www.yousendit.com/download/UlRTQmtkNEhsamZOTzhUQw
        These files are zipped (compressed), 32 bit extraction software is included.
      4. Guideline for ordering clarification:  
        A 64 Gb USB flash drive will be made available for a donation of $50.-, incl. worldwide shipping and handling.
      5. Questions for the Windows Platform: ekanatha@prabhupada.com
        Questions for Mac Platform:
        nitya@prabhupada.com
      6. A dedicated Linux/WINE version of VedaBase TM 2014.1 for the Mac [Apple] is now available. (please see below)
      7. A full VedaBase TM 2012 version is available for the iPad and iPhone for only $50.-. This rendering will be updated in the next several weeks to the current 2014.1.
      8. Help is provided via email only, not by phone. When contacting us about a particular problem, try to be as specific as possible.  For example: state your Operating System, computer type, what is broken or what it is you are trying to resolve, etc. Include screenshots to help clarify your issue. We normally reply the same day.
      9. Attention 64 bit Windows users:  If your installation hangs or does not finalize, please do the following: 
          1. After the installation hangs or freezes, reboot your PC with the CD removed.
          2. Right click on the 'Views' icon in C:\Bhaktivedanta VedaBase 2003\. (Views.exe)
          3. Choose 'Properties'.
          4. Click on the 'Compatibility' tab.
          5. Check the box next to "Run this program in compatibility mode for:"
          6. And then choose the Windows XP Service Pack 2.
          7. Click on OK.

         The diacritic fonts, if they fail to install:

      From the Fonts folder (included in the 2003 download or CD) drag its selected contents to the fonts folder icon in your control panel.

      The VedaBaseTM  2014.1 for the Mac (Apple) platform

      1.      Now available.
      2.      Full complete version.
      3.      Self-contained.
      4.      Easy setup.
      5.      No additional software required.
      6.      This software and database is gratis.
      7.      Please consider a donation for this service for Mac users. Thank you!


      Please download the FREE self-contained VB2014.1TM Mac version here:
       https://www.yousendit.com/download/UlRTQmtVQXA4NVh2WnNUQw

      [Instructions included]





      The Bhaktivedanta Archives staff
      Parama-rūpa Dāsa
      Nitya-tṛptā Devī Dāsī
      Kula-priya Devī Dāsī
      Ekanātha Dāsa