Pula Prison July 25th 2013

On a very hot Thursday 25TH of July 2013. a group of devotees met in the Pula prison parking lot. The lecturer for the program for the first was Dharani Pati das, a brahmacari living in Zagreb temple who comes often to Pula to distribute books. Yasa Pati das an older devotee from Pula came with him also joining our preaching group for the first time. Then there was Misra Purandara das and me, Bhn. Lara.

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Croatia: Lepoglava, 17th of July 2013


Two months after my first visit, by Dharmavatsalah grace, I was allowed to Lepoglava again. Strange, while people are mostly looking forward to getting out of that prison, I’m anxious to get in! The atmosphere in the building situated in the immediate neighborhood of the old Catholic church and monastery is really special. Such are the guards as well, very friendly and human. Inmates show great interest in our message and make us feel useful and most welcome.

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