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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In another event, some 2,500 blue-collar workers from various workers' accommodations took part in an event hosted by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON).
The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKON) chalked out a nine-day programme in Dhaka.
Iskcon (International Society for Krishna Consciousness), the organisers of the event, is an international organisation incorporated in 1966 by His Divine Grace AC Bhaktigvendata Swami in New York.
To mark one of the most important occasions of Hinduism, the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) invited musician Haribhakti Dey to lead the mantra singing while playing a folk instrument called the 'Dholak.'
The annual chariot procession organised by the ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness), Nepal has now proved to connect Kathmandu and New Delhi.
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.
Burbank, CA, July 26, 2017 --(PR.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.
Actress-politician Hema Malini, who is currently in Russia as part of an Indian parliamentary delegation, visited the Iskcon (The International Society for Krishna Consciousness) temple in Moscow.
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.
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.

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