International Society for Krishna Consciousness

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Noun1.International Society for Krishna Consciousness - a religious sect founded in the United States in 1966; based on Vedic scriptures; groups engage in joyful chanting of `Hare Krishna' and other mantras based on the name of the Hindu god Krishna; devotees usually wear saffron robes and practice vegetarianism and celibacy
Hindooism, Hinduism - the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
religious order, religious sect, sect - a subdivision of a larger religious group
Hare Krishna - worshipper of Krishna and member of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness
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An official at Hari Krishna confirmed to Gulf News that the son successfully completed the challenge and has gone back to Ahmedabad.
One of the organisers, Mayapur Madhava, said: "In Birmingham we have a Hari Krishna congregation of 200, but the largest congregation is in London with 90,000 followers.
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The year after, they dressed as Hari Krishna followers, complete with cymbals on their fingers.
We can confirm the deaths of three encroachers and a policeman in the clashes so far,'' the district's chief administrator Hari Krishna Poudel told Kyodo News by phone Saturday.
Her photos include members of the Hari Krishna community and many of the shopkeepers from the businesses lining Westgate Hill.
A handful of islands are home to curios, such as the Victorian mansion turned Hari Krishna temple on Inish Rath, or the award-winning Belle Isle cookery school and castle.
Phil was leaning back against this big pile of presents, George was in the corner chanting Hari Krishna and I was trying to get the equipment ready," said Clive.
Their numbers dwarfed those of Big Issue sellers and the Hari Krishna cymbal-bashers by a ratio of 15:1.
My god says I must wear ear piercings, orange Hari Krishna outfitsAre we to have satanists saying they can dress up as the devil or witches?
all new faces, new teachers,' said 16-year-old Hari Krishna, whose teachers and some classmates are believed to have died when the tsunami submerged their remote island of Hut Bay.