ISKCON


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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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ISKCON Abu Dhabi started in 1994 and this is our silver jubilee year."
Narada Das, who looks after communications at ISKCON Festivals, added: "Krishna Consciousness is a rational spiritual path.
ISKCON has purchased Emlyn House to create a regional centre, which will be known as Ty Krishna Cymru.
The 400 groups who have already signed on are as widely different as the Art of Living, ISKCON, the Swaminarayan Mandir and The Indian Muslim Federation, the last stating that this visit will crumble the walls of hatred but does not spell out where.
Interestingly, Tulsi is a member of ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness), also known as the Hare Krishna movement.
Mariyam studies in Cosmopolitan High School at Mira Road and participated in "Shrimad Bhagwad Gita Champion League" organised by ISKCON International Society last month with an objective to spread teachings of the book.
I have moved from hard-core Catholicism (I wanted to be a Carthusian monk at one stage, and my father was a member of Opus Dei), to ISKCON (Hare Krishna), to Zen Buddhism, and then to Tibetan Buddhism, as you say; and my work on the sixth Dalai Lama, on Dazanravjaa, and on contemporary Mongolian culture all arises from some kind of numinous experience.
Birmingham Rathayatra Festival is organised by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON).
Kirtan Yoga was performed by the band from Iskcon led by Pio Baquiran, one of the teachers of Yoga+.
A place for sattvic cuisine comes to Bangalore's ISKCON Complex
Iskcon Coventry released the single Pyrai Radhe which reached number four in the iTunes chart during the first 24 hours after release.