FOUNDER ACHARYA INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR KRISHNA CONSCIOUSNESS
HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada was born Abhay Charan De on September 1, 1896 in Calcutta, India. From birth, Abhay was raised in a family devoted to Krishna (whose name means the all-attractive, all-loving Lord).
MISSION OF INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR KRISHNA CONSCIOUSNESS
The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) was officially established in 1966 in America by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami. The philosophy of ISKCON is nothing but the philosophy of Sanantan Dharma.
STRUCTURE OF ISKCON
ISKCON’s community organization is best understood as a series of concentric circles, with the temple at the absolute center. Radiating out from the temple with increasing metaphoric distance are full-time residents of temples,
CENTRES OF ISKCON
Centers of International Society of Krishna Consciousness around the world.