On August 3rd, 2013 ISKCON GBC released an official statement alleging Mahanidhi Swami had illicit relations and therefore unfit for an ISKCON post. A couple of weeks later Mahanidhi Swami released a letter denying the charges. Devotees were relieved and showered overwhelming support.
About Alexander Shenkar
Alexander graduated from the University of Texas in Austin majoring in Philosophy. When he’s not contemplating on the concept of inconceivable simultaneous sameness and difference, he can be found at the local Hare Krishna temple helping with the preparations for the Sunday love feast. Alexander has been a staff photographer with the local newspaper, Daily Texan, and has travelled the world capturing images ranging from Yamuna river puja to the street art on the walls of Tel Aviv. He hopes to have his own show exhibit soon. Alexander has been in the tech industry ever since escaping high school. To him, technology is an exciting vehicle for propagating ideas that can reawaken our original consciousness.