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A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Nov 13, 2021
Srila Prabhupada’s Flower Boy Sanka Das Passes Away: “He Had a Huge Heart”

Sanka Das, a disciple of Srila Prabhupada known for his compassionate and giving nature, his cooking and gardening, his smile, and his “huge heart,” passed away peacefully on the auspicious day of Govardhana Puja, November 5th, in Alachua, Florida. He was 73.

Madhava Smullen
Feb 22, 2021
Professor Thomas J. Hopkins, Scholar and Friend of ISKCON Passes Away

One of ISKCON's best friends and scholarly supporters, Professor Thomas J. Hopkins, passed away the morning of Saturday, February 20, 2021, at the age of ninety-one. Dr. Hopkins was Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at Franklin and Marshall College, USA, and an expert in the study of Caitanya Vaishnavism.

ISKCON News Staff
Jan 17, 2021
In Memory of Bhakta Esa Khalief

Esa spent 14 months at ISKCON Gita Nagari and during his stay he was always helpful, enthusiastic, and devoted to the process of Krishna Consciousness. He will be deeply missed by all those who knew him. 

Kamala Radha devi dasi
Nov 16, 2020
Early Prabhupada Disciple Bhakti Madhurya Govinda Goswami Passes Away

Bhakti Madhurya Govinda Goswami was was one of Srila Prabhupada’s original 100 disciples, and was initiated by His Divine Grace as Makhanlal Das in October 1968.

Rukmini Krishna Das
Sep 04, 2020
Ramadevi Dasi Passes Away

She spent decades of serving Sri Sri Radha-Madhava by designing and making Their night dresses also serving the community as a loving and expert midwife who delivered most of the community's children for over thirty years.

ISKCON GBC Executive Committee
Jul 09, 2020
Warrior Saint: A Poem in Dedication to Bhakti Charu Swami

Bhakti Charu Swami.

Bhaktimarga Swami
Jun 06, 2020
Prajapati Dasa Passes Away

Prajapati Dasa, a disciple of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada has lived at the ISKCON Dallas, Texas, USA, temple for more than two decades.

Nityananda Chandra Das
May 01, 2020
Hansadutta Das Passes Away

Born in 1941, Hansadutta grew up in New York City and joined ISKCON in 1967, becoming initiated by Srila Prabhupada in May of that year. Under Prabhupada’s direction, he helped to spread the Hare Krishna movement by preaching and opening many centers in Canada, USA, Europe, and Asia.

ISKCON News Staff
Mar 14, 2020
Former President of Bhaktivedanta Manor Srutidharma Das Passes Away

Although he took on the post of temple president at Bhaktivedanta Manor in 2009, Srutidharma Prabhu served at the Manor for over forty years, starting back in 1978. In his final hours he was serene and without discomfort. His passing was auspicious as was his life, surrounded by devotees, chanting the Lord’s holy names, in the holy place of Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna Temple.

Madhava Smullen
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