Courses and Exams for initiations (Diksha) in ISKCON for different levels!

Posted or Updated on July 9th, 2021Courses and Exams for initiations (Diksha) in ISKCON for different levels! This Post is intended to guide the devotees who like to take initiation (Diksha) of different stages in ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness). Though Srila Prabhupada gave initiation to his disciples without these qualifying exams during the … Continue reading “Courses and Exams for initiations (Diksha) in ISKCON for different levels!”

How to regain my faith in ISKCON as I left ISKCON after Prabhupada left?

Posted or Updated on April 2nd, 2021How to regain my faith in ISKCON as I left ISKCON after Prabhupada left? A Direct Disciple of Srila Prabhupada and Senior devotee (Name hidden) wrote like this: “Dear Sir, I just came across your page. Before I go into the “long story”, I would like to just introduce … Continue reading “How to regain my faith in ISKCON as I left ISKCON after Prabhupada left?”

Why some devotees fear to attend ISKCON and follow strict rules?

Posted or Updated on November 28th, 2019Why some devotees fear to attend ISKCON and follow strict rules? A Girl devotee asked like this willing to be anonymous: “I took my friend to iskcon temple where i visit every sunday.  she came two sundays and stopped and going to another vishnu temple. when askekd she said … Continue reading “Why some devotees fear to attend ISKCON and follow strict rules?”

Can a person from a Scheduled community practice devotion to Krishna?

Posted or Updated on March 25th, 2019Can a person from a Scheduled community practice devotion to Krishna? A Girl devotee (Namke hidden) asked like this: “Prabhuji…i am a girl of 27years old and bekongs to an ST caste. I have been mentally harassed all the time i want to do good for others or sacrifice. … Continue reading “Can a person from a Scheduled community practice devotion to Krishna?”

10 REASONS WHY ISKCON IS ABLE TO CREATE PURE DEVOTEES MORE?

Posted or Updated on October 16th, 201810 REASONS WHY ISKCON IS ABLE TO CREATE PURE DEVOTEES MORE? …………………….Das asked like this: (He asked three questions in a single message. Considering their nature, I have divided them into two parts and replying in two counselling posts) “hare Krishna please hide my name my question is. actually … Continue reading “10 REASONS WHY ISKCON IS ABLE TO CREATE PURE DEVOTEES MORE?”

Will ISKCON help us if we become poor following the devotional life taught by them?

Posted or Updated on August 16th, 2018Will ISKCON help us if we become poor following the devotional life taught by them? A devotee asked like this: “Prabhu, please do not be offended by my questions. But I do see some paralells with your story. Also, you then say that after contacting ISKCON, you will see … Continue reading “Will ISKCON help us if we become poor following the devotional life taught by them?”

Should we accept a living guru for diksha instead of previous acharyas?

Posted or Updated on July 24th, 2021Should we accept a living guru for diksha instead of previous acharyas? A devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Hare Krishna, A very important question. Must the guru be one of the guru’s in Iskcon or can the Guru be also from another Brahma Sampradaya or some other vaisnava … Continue reading “Should we accept a living guru for diksha instead of previous acharyas?”

Full time Service in temples by married devotees – Who can choose?

Posted or Updated on June 2nd, 2020Full time Service in temples by married devotees – Who can choose? Qn. In Detail: Namaste, my name is ………………, wen I was in second standard I felt to give up everything and pray lord Krishna all the time. But due to materialistic world I forgot Krishna, again after … Continue reading “Full time Service in temples by married devotees – Who can choose?”