If all one’s knowledge of ISKCON came only from [ISKCON News websites], one would naturally conclude that ISKCON’s mission was a wonderful success all over the world.
I will focus on my personal creative writing which will require me to live a somewhat secluded life. This is also necessary for my health.
ISKCON is facing a grave historical crisis. Mr Poison and the rest of the GBC are completely incapable of saving ISKCON.
For Sivaram Swami to claim that Indian clothes are integral or essential is an invention.
Hridayananda das Goswami: I just returned from Europe and I was very very encouraged by the very positive, extremely positive reception.
This is my recent letter to several GBC members from Europe regarding their recent resolution about Hridayananda Dasa Goswami: Dear Prabhus, Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Daily for the last few days I have been receiving emails from devotees in different parts of the world, all asking me the same […]
Much of ISKCON is stuck in a time warp, preaching to a world that stopped existing over 40 years ago
Please bring Krishna West preaching to the virgin territory of Houghton, Michigan, USA for the following reasons: 1) Houghton is a college town, and is completely virgin territory when it comes to Krishna Conscious preaching. 2) At least 3 Houghton High School graduates are direct disciples of Srīla Prabhupāda, probably a higher per capita percentage […]
Embed Music Files – Play Audio – 2013.04.23 – Maha Mantra – B… Krishna West has already started and we have a Krishna West center at a place called Chapel Hill, North Carolina which is right in my zone. And I’m working with Hridayananda Maharaj to establish different preaching initiatives based on Krishna West. I […]
The idea of Krishna West has some similarity to the Loft Program. Are you familiar with Devamrita Swami’s Loft Program? We present Krishna consciousness in such a way that western people feel comfortable with it. For example, there are many aspects or at least external aspects that are not eternal aspects of our movement devotees […]
I think a more appropriate name for Krishna West would be “Krishna Adaptable to Different Cultures.” In other words, lets say we go to China, then probably Krishna West would utilize people eating with chopsticks. So people would feel more comfortable. The idea is that whatever culture you’re in, present the essence of Krishna consciousness […]
Maharaja Hridayananda has responded to my paper “HH Hridayananda Goswami, Krishna West, and Consequentialism.” My further response: In his first enumerated point, Maharaja misrepresents my argument. He wrote, “KK ironically suggests that we accept all that Prabhupada says as true, even if to do so we must reject as untrue the limits that Prabhupada places […]