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ISKCON Zurich Searching for New Co-Temple Presidents

By: on Dec. 24, 2020

The ISKCON Zurich community in 2014

ISKCON Zurich is searching for new Co-Temple Presidents for the Krishna Temple in Zurich, Switzerland. 

After thirteen years as temple president, Krishna Premarupa Das will focus more on his other services within ISKCON from October 2021 onwards. In the course of planning the succession, his tasks will be delegated to three Co-Presidents who together will form the new temple management. 

The individual service profiles are: 

  • Co-President Administration, with the departments Finance and Accounting, Human Resources, and Facility Management 
  • Co-President External, with the departments Education and Training, Festivals, Outreach, and Communication 
  • Co-President Internal, with the departments Kitchen, Altar, and Temple commander.

 Whereas the Administration and External Co-Presidents have to be acquainted with Swiss legal regulations as well as fluent in the German language, the Internal Co-President, the brahminical head of the temple, can have an international background and be conversant in English.

 For further details about the service profiles, requirements, and the application process please visit:

 For any questions or additional information, please contact: Divya-simha dasa, Krishna Association Switzerland (Chairman of the board), 

About the Zurich Krishna Temple 

The Krishna Temple in Zurich, home of Sri Sri Gaura Nitai and Sri Sri Jagannatha, Baladeva, Subhadra since 1980, is the heart of a vibrant community of more than 300 active devotees and a larger community of over 1,000 members, friends, and supporters. Located in one of Switzerland’s most prestigious neighborhoods, the temple attracts frequent visitors and is an integral establishment of Zurich’s multi-faceted culture and attractiveness. Regular Deity worship, systematic education, enlivening festivals, and attractive outreach programs are some of the various activities the temple offers and facilitates continuously.

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