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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The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), otherwise known as the Hare Rama Hare Krishna movement, only served to stir the devotion of those unaccustomed to the dazzle and glitter associated with religions in our country.
com)-- One of the most misunderstood religious groups in the world would likely be the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, often referred to as Hare Krishnas.
He landed in New York at the peak of the revolutionary counterculture movement of the '60s, and went on to spark a global spiritual renaissance that led to the creation of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, which has changed millions of lives.
The idea of the temple was conceived by the members of International Society for Krishna Consciousness ( ISKCON) from Bangalore.
Minister for Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship, Matthew Guy was today joined by Liberal Member for Southern Metropolitan Region, Georgie Crosier, and Liberal candidate for Albert Park Shannon Eeles to announce $500,000 in Victorian Coalition Government's funding for the International Society for Krishna Consciousness to upgrade the kitchen at their Albert Park temple.
These are Falun Gong, Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, International Society for Krishna Consciousness, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Great White Brotherhood, and others.
The four-story, 34,000 s/f property is currently owned by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, which will relocate.
The temple - one of the most --visited in Europe - is run by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.
The temple - one of the most visited in Europe - is run by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.
Speakers included International Society for Krishna Consciousness devotee Udayakeerthi Chythanyadas and Four PM News editor Sathyadev.
The worshippers gathered at Bhaktivedanta Manor, near Watford, which was donated to the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskon) by the late Beatle George Harrison in 1973.

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