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Noun1.ISKCON - 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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The English version of the book was given to students by ISKCON for the purpose of preparation.
inquiry must involve not only ISKCON, but also all other organizations
Spiritual Pain and Painkiller Spirituality: Issues of Spiritual Abuse, Religious Addiction, and Dependency in ISKCON.
ISKCON was one of the purer forms of the religion, founded by Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabupada, and brought first to New York in 1967, then to San Francisco, and thence to England.
It's entirely possible these days that a Hare Krishna could be living next door to you and you wouldn't know it," says Middlebury College professor Burke Rochford, who has studied ISKCON since the 1970s.
It was a dream for the late Beatle to build a temple in the heart of Varanasi that he loved for its mysticism and cultural riches, said Prasannatma Das, president of the Varanasi chapter of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, ISKCON.
Prasadam is sanctified, vegetarian food and it is distributed freely by Food For Life, the humanitarian service of ISKCON (The International Society for Krishna Consciousness).
The books discussed in Das's review treat topics related to Vaisnavism, such as Vaisnavism from the ISKCON perspective, kirtan, Kartabhaja, padavali literature, Caitanya in history and literature, and Baul and Vaisnava Sahajiya traditions.
22, the Court dismissed without comment ISKCON Miami v.
Forty years later, we're a little older and, hopefully, wiser," said ISKCON spokesperson Vineet Chander.
The Khichadi being served by ISKCON Food for Life Nepal is very delicious, nutritious and energetic.
DELHI cricket administration plummeted to new depths on Wednesday as scared directors of the Delhi and District Cricket Association ( DDCA) took refuge in the secure precincts of ISKCON Temple to avoid rowdy elements hijacking the meeting.