Bhaktivedanta Archives to release VedaBase update

From the Bhaktivedanta Archives

Bhaktivedanta VedaBase Announcement

Coming February 16th, 2011
(Lord Nityananda’s Appearance Day)
The Bhaktivedanta VedaBase 2011.1 update

This update, the first since version 2003.1, will be known as the Bhaktivedanta VedaBase 2011.1.

This is an update to the contents, not an upgrade to the software.

You will be able to download this free update on the Internet from (378 Mb zipped).

Installation instructions are provided in the download.

What’s New?

Added in 2011.1

• New Letters

  • 245 New Prabhupada Letters
  • 31 New Prabhupada Secretary Letters

• Compilations (from Srila Prabhupada’s letters)

  • Siksamrta Complete – 3 Volumes
  • (Compiled by Ajamila [ACBSP] and Co)

• ITV Subtitles

  • ITV Subtitles – Acarya Series, etc.

• Books, Essays and Articles (pre-1967)

  • In Search of the Ultimate Goal of Life
  • A Wrong Civilization (The Harmonist – 1936)

• Back to Godhead Magazine

  • 19 numbers of BTG (USA)
  • (Nov/Dec 2006 — Nov/Dec 2009)/li>

• Writings of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura

  • Sri Bhaktivinoda Vani Vaibhava

• Writings of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura

  • Amrta Vani – Nectar of Instructions of Immortality

• Writings of Srila Rupa Gosvami

  • Sri Govinda-virudavali
  • Sri Astadasa-cchandah-stava
  • Sri Padyavali

• Writings of Srila Sanatana Gosvami

  • Sri Brhad-bhagavatamrta – Volume 2
  • Sri Brhad-bhagavatamrta – Volume 3

• Writings of Other Acaryas

  • Sri Caitanya-bhagavata – Madhya-khanda
  • Sri Caitanya-bhagavata – Antya-khanda

• Biographies and Glorification of Srila Prabhupada

  • A Transcendental Diary – Volume V
  • ISKCON Mumbai (Bombay) 25th Anniversary
  • Following Srila Prabhupada – Remembrances

• Other Books by ISKCON Devotees

  • Lessons in Spiritual Economics – Danesvara Dasa (ACBSP)

Gopal Jiu Publications – His Holiness Gour Govinda Swami

  • The Embankment of Separation
  • Mathura Meets Vrindavan
  • Pariprasna  —  the Process of Inquiry
  • Sri Guru-vandana, The Worship of Sri Guru
  • My Revered Spiritual Master
  • Gopal-Jiu – The Beloved Deity of    Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Maharaja

Tattva Vicar Publications – His Holiness Gour Govinda Swami

  • Trnad Api Sunicena
  • Suddha-nama Bhajana

Lal Publications – His Holiness Sivarama Swami

  • Suddha-bhakti-cintamani
  • Na Paraye ‘ham
  • Krsna-sangati
  • The Bhaktivedanta Purports
  • Venu-gita

• Sri Vyasa-puja – 1969 / 2010

  • 7 Sri Vyasa-puja Editions (2004-2010)

(No new transcriptions have been added. New transcriptions will appear in subsequent updates, starting with the next one, later this year.)

Removed from 2011.1

  • Foreign-language books.
  • Pre-1978 books, except Bhagavad-gita. (Removed due to vexing double hits.)
  • Gayatri Mantra text and audio. (Srila Prabhupada did not intend this for general distribution.)

To access material removed from the updated VedaBase, you can still use your 2003.1 NFO data file. The download will include instructions on how to do this.

Your Servants,
The Archives Staff

For further information contact:
Ekanatha dasa
ekanatha at