ISKCON United States Of America - video gallery
In 1965, at the age of 69, A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada boarded the steamship ‘Jaladuta’ from Mumbai on his way to United States. At an age when most people think of retiring Srila Prabhupada undertook this arduous journey to fulfill the mission of Lord Caitanya and follow the instruction of his spiritual master Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Thakur to carry the message of Bhagavad-gita and Srimad Bhagavatam to Western world.
After arriving in New York City in September 1965. He lived simply, lectured whenever and wherever he got the opportunity and gradually began to attract some small interest in his teaching. In July of 1966, while still working from an obscure storefront on New York City’s Lower East Side, Srila Prabhupada nonetheless founded a spiritual society intended for worldwide participation. He called it International Society for Krishna Consciousness or ISKCON for short and thus began the Hare Krishna movement in America.
Directory of ISKCON centres in Amerika >>
Alachua, New Raman Reti | Atlanta, New Panihati Dham | Austin | Baltimore | Berkeley, New Jananath Puri | Birmingham, Alabama | Boise, New Biharvan Dham | Boston, New Gundica mandir | Carriere, New Talavan | Chicago | Columbus, Krishna House | Dallas, Radha Kalachandji Mandir | Denver, Radha Govinda mandir | Detroit, Bhaktivedanta cultural centre | Gainesville, Krishna house | Hartford | Hillsboro and Hillsborough, New Goloka | Hilo and Honolulu (Hawaii) | Houston, Hare Krishna Dham | Kansas City, Rupanuga Vedic College | Laguna Beach, Panca Tattva Mandir | Las Vegas, Govinda's Center | Los Angeles, New Dwaraka dham | Miami, Hare Krishna cultural centre | Moundsville, New Vrindaban | Mulberry, Murari sevaka farm | New Jersey temple | New Orleans temple | New York, Brooklyn, Radha Govinda mandir | New York, Krishna Balarama Temple | New York, Second Avenue | Orlando temple | Philadelphia, Radha-Saradbihari temple | Phoenix, Radha Krishna Lotus temple | Port Royal, Gita Nagari Farm | Puerto Rico, Gurabo, New Govardhana Hill | Sacramento | Saint Augustine | Saint Louis | Salt Lake City | San Antonio | San Diego | Sandy Ridge, Prabhupada Village | Seattle - Vedic Cultural Center | Silicon Valley | Spanish Fork | Tallahassee | Tucson | Washington D.C.