Vigrah Sewa

The Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra

The Deity Worship, also known as Vigrah Seva, is a crucial aspect of devotion in the Gaudiya Vaishnavism tradition that is strongly believed and followed at ISKCON- International Society for Krishna Consciousness.

Vigrah Seva is about extending your service to the deity filled with devotion and love for the Lord Krishna. The seva is inspired by Hindu scripture teachings like Bhagavatam, which says, ‘”Those who are devoted to the service of the Lord’s feet attain the highest perfection.” (1.2.6). So the Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra inspires everyone to serve the Lord’s lotus feet.

The Importance of Vigrah Seva

Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra is not just a ritual but a heartfelt offering to the Lord Krishna. It holds immense significance for the devotees of Krishna as involving in this service and making your valuable donations is believed to purify you as a devotee, develop a deep sense of connection with the Lord and lead to spiritual growth. Through the Vigrah Seva, it is believed and realized that Lord Krishna is present in the deity form, and serving the deity through materialistic donations provides you with a direct interaction with the divine.

Worshiping the Lord as a Deity is known as Vigraha Seva in Vedic tradition. The established deity form of the Lord in temples is referred to as the Vigraha or Archa Vigraha.

It is important to understand that the Vigrah Seva cannot be viewed as a material entity. The Vedic scriptures state that matter can become spirit, and spirit can become matter, as He pleases because the Lord is omnipotent and omniscient.

Through Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra, you, as a devotee, have this golden opportunity to strengthen your spiritual bonds and engage in loving service to the Lord through a simple donation.

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Key aspects of Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra comprise of:


The Bhagavad Gita and other Vedic scriptures highlight that serving the deity purifies the heart and mind, helping devotees overcome material desires and attachments.

Spiritual Connection

Through your generous donations to Vigrah Seva, it is believed that you, as a devotee, establish a personal relationship with the deity. It is because you serve the deity through your contribution, which is seen as an act of devotion and love.

Community and Tradition

As you donate to Vigrah Seva, you participate in all the worship and service to the deity that leads to the preservation and promotion of the rich tradition of Vaishnavism.

As stated in the Bhagwad Gita, “By performing one’s prescribed duty, one can attain the highest perfection.” (18.45)”. The Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra gives you that fundraising opportunity, which is your duty. Your contribution brings you closer to the Divine.

What does Vigrah Seva Involve at ISKCON Kurukshetra

The Vigrah Seva comprises various activities targeted towards honouring and serving the deity. These activities are performed daily through specific rituals and services to the deity.

The Key components of Vigrah Seva comprise of:


Abisheka means bathing of the deity. The bathing of the deity is done with different kinds of various auspicious substances like milk, yogurt, honey, ghee, and water daily. It’s an expression of reverence and a symbolic act of purification. If you wish to donate to the Vigrah Seva, start here!


Once the procedure of Abhisheka (bathing) of the deity is done then next is Alankara, which means dressing and decorating. The deity dresses in beautiful garments, jewelry, flowers, and other ornaments. This procedure is a way to honor the deity and to make the worship experience aesthetically pleasing for the devotees.


The Arati of the deity is performed by offering flowers, incense, lighted lamps, and other items while singing devotional songs. The daily worship routine of the deity is a joyous celebration. Click here to donate and join Vigrah Seva at ISKCON Kurukshetra.


Donate and become a part of the Bhoga, where freshly prepared vegetarian food is offered to the deity multiple times daily. This food is then distributed as prasadam, which is a blessing.
Through Vigrah Seva, you practice the teachings of Bhagwad Gita, which mentions, ‘One who is engaged in welfare activities for the benefit of all living beings is truly a friend of everyone.” (5.25)”.


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The Vigrah Seva is an essential practice within ISKCON Kurukshetra and the Vaishnava tradition. By donating, you become a part of the various kinds of services to the deity, which has the potential to bring harmony and peace to your life. It also brings about spiritual benefits to the devotes, and it perfectly aligns with the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita.

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