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Copyright: Media Development International, 2018.

Photography by Filip Cargonja. 

Producing

Alfred B. Ford - Executive producer

Dr. Jozsef Danka - Executive producer

Krisztina Danka, Ph.D. - Producer

Mark J. DeGasperi - Associate producer

Bhavna Sogani - Associate Producer

Amrita Hari Ford - Associate Producer 

Produced by Karuna Productions and Media Development International. ​



Krisztina Danka, Ph.D. - Writer / Director

Mark DeGasperi - Story Consultant

Andrea Swift - Story Consultant

Peterne Szilaj - Assistant to the Director

Maya Andric - Assistant to the Director

 



Filip Cargonja - Director of Photography

Denes Doboveczki - Director of Photography

Maxim Varfolomeyev - Photography

Olga Avramenko - Photography

Stipe Kristic - Photography

Peterne Szilaj - Still Photography

Gyula Szarnyas - Sound Technician

Stipe Kristic - Sound Technician

Szabolcs Guth - Editing

Krishna Sanchez - Editing

Photography 

Writing / Directing

Sound / Editing

Looking for the best shot for an interview in rural Varsana.

Denes and Krisztina on the documentary set. 

Filip racing against time to find the perfect spot  in the rapid river to shoot Shatakshi 's Yamuna dance before the sun sets.

Despite his posture, soundman Stipe doesn't like fishing. However, he knows everything about wild edible plants.

 

Featuring

Shatakshi Goyal portrays  the Goddess Yamuna in her dance

From left to right, Sriji, Muralika, Larili, Bhagavati and Madhuvani (in the middle) sitting at the bank of the polluted Yamuna river in Vrindavan

Vrindavan Vinoda is playing a crucial part in the young people's mission investigating the main causes of  the environmental problem.

Advisors 

Main Contributors

Maya Andric - Save Samuna Campaign coordinator​

Brajraj Sharan - Maan Mandir, Varsana​

Ravi Monga - Environmental specialist​

Sacinandana Swami - ISKCON​

Sivarama Swami - ISKCON​

Edwin F. Bryant, Ph.D. - Rutgers University

Ramesh Baba - spiritual leader, environmental activist

Dr. B.P. Shukla - physician, Vrindavan

Dr. Vartika Kishor - gynecologist, Vrindavan

Dr. Deepak Giridhar - physician, Delhi

Rupa Raghunath Das - Director, Sandipani Muni Schoo

 

​Alfred B. Ford

Amrita Hari Ford

Bhavna Sogani

Dr. Jozsef Danka

Susan O'Leary 

David Smith

MKTHK

Bhaktiland, Inc.

 

 



Translation

​Edwin F. Bryant, PhD.

Bhavna Sogani,

Dr. Thompson Chowdhary,

Dr. Sushma Mishra,

Vrindavan Vinoda,

Sri Radhika Dasi,

Partha Das

 



Special Thanks

​Anand Poddar, Brajraj Sharan, Damayanti Cargonja, Bhaktiland, Inc., Dr. BP Shukla, Dr. Deepak Giridhar, Dr. Jozsefne Danka, Dr. Vartika Kishor, Food for Life Vrindavan team, Gunagrahi Das & Balazs Gergely, Jeff Stewart & Diane Teager, Liliana Danka-DeGasperi, Kunjalata Mishra, Maan Mandir community, Pawan Rajwar, Peter Szilaj, Ravi Monga, Rukmini Vyas Dwivedi, Rupa Raghunath Das, Sudhir Kumar Goyal, Sulekha Goyal, Sucandrika Kristic, Susan O’Leary, Dev Krishan Sharma, Methuselah Sharma, Kishori Devi Sharma, Jayadev John Richardson,  Radha Kantha Dasi, Sylvie Vigneau, Pranada Comtois, Yamuna Jivani Dasi & Abhiram Das,  Vraja Kumar Das, Haimavati Bhat, Oliver Nyolcas & family, Srinivas R. Palakala, Ausra Budriene, Michael Jarvis, Martin Gurvich, Tiffany E. Cooper, M. Mohana Ginoux, Ofelia C. Echeverry, Maksim Varvolomeyev & Olga Avramenko