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Abhijit Toley is a member of the congregation of ISKCON's Sri Sri Radha-Kunjabihari Temple in Pune, India. He works as a principal software engineer...

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Ahladini Radharani Devi Dasi is a housewife in Mumbai and has been practicing Krishna consciousness since 1999. She and her husband, Divya Purusha...

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Aja Govinda Dasa, a disciple of His Holiness Hanumatpreshaka Swami, is pursuing a Ph.D. in artificial intelligence at Oxford with a Clarendon...

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Ajita Nimai Dasa (Abhijit Toley) is a disciple of His Holiness Radhanath Swami. He is a member of the congregation of the Sri Sri Radha Vrindavan...

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Akshay Gupta is a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Ananta Vallabha Dasa and his family are part of the devotee community of ISKCON Sri Jagannath Mandir, Sripuram, Bangalore.

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Archana Siddhi Devi Dasi is a disciple of Srila Prabhupada. She has a B.S. in psychology and a master's in clinical social work. She joined the Hare...

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B.V.V. Narasimha Swami, initiated by Srila Prabhupada in London in 1971, has been teaching Krishna consciousness the Far East since 1984.

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Bhakti Vikasha Swami, originally from England, is an ISKCON sannyasi, guru, and author. He spends most of his time in India, teaching Krishna...

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Over thirty years ago it was a youthful quest for life that led Bhaktimarga Swami (formerly John Peter Vis of Chatham, Ontario) to adopt an Eastern...

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Brahmananda Dasa, one of Srila Prabhupada's first disciples and the president of the first ISKCON temple, at 26 Second Ave., New York City, lives in...

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Braja Sevaki Dasi (Sorensen) has lived in Mayapur for fourteen years, has published five books, and has been a regular Back to Godhead contributor...

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Chandrashekhara Acharya Dasa (Cyril Wohrer), a disciple of Bhakti Charu Swami, was born in Santa Monica, California. He served as his guru's...

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Charuchandra Dasa, a disciple of Ravindra Svarupa Dasa, began his practice of Vaishnavism in Philadelphia in 1993. Since 2005 he has been spending...

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Chintamani Madhavi Devi Dasi graduated as a journalist from the University of Chile in 2013. She has worked as a journalist in Santiago and the south...

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Daivisakti Devi Dasi was initiated by Srila Prabhupada in 1970. She has dedicated her life to distributing Prabhupada's books in India, as per his...

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Damodara Nityananda Dasa (Dr. Dipankar Deb) is a disciple of His Holiness Bhakti Vikasha Swami. He holds a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering...

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Devamrita Swami was born in New York City and came to Srila Prabhupada's service after graduating from Yale University in 1972. He accepted the...

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Dhanesvara Dasa, initiated by Srila Prabhupada in 1973, holds a Masters degree in Materials Science from the University of Florida. In the...

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Dr. Aswini Kumar Misro is a surgeon with National Health Services in London.

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Ekalavya Dasa is the Word Holy Name Week secretary.

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Gaurangi Devi Dasi has been coordinator for the Padayatra Worldwide Ministry since 2012. After serving for five years in the Padayatra office in...

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Gauri Dasa joined ISKCON in 1984. Originally from Scotland, he lived ten years in India and is now Head of Development at Bhaktivedanta Manor.

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Giriraja Swami is based in Carpinteria, California, where he is focusing on Srila Prabhupada’s instruction to him to write. He is the author of...

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Gita Beeharry Poonyth met Navakishora Dasa at ISKCON Juhu (Mumbai) in 1997. She and her husband are state-registered entrepreneurs in Mauritius,...

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Gunavatara Dasa, a disciple of Srila Prabhupada, has been publishing books and teaching Krishna consciousness in Israel since the late 1970s. He is...

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Hari Parayana Dasa is a disciple of His Holiness Radha Govinda Swami. He lives in Alachua, Florida, with his family. To read more of his writings,...

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Hari Sauri Dasa, who served as Srila Prabhupada's personal secretary, lives at ISKCON Mayapur and is the director of the Bhaktivedanta Research...

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Hridayananda Dasa Goswami accepted sannyasa from Srila Prabhupada in 1972. He has a PhD in Sanskrit and Indian Studies from Harvard University and is...

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Hrimati Devi Dasi, originally from Germany, was initiated in 1973. She raised six sons and one daughter. She moved to India in 1996. At ISKCON...

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Indra Krishna Dasa (Indrajit Banerjee) was initiated by His Holiness Jayapataka Swami in 2005. He lives in Dubai with his wife and two sons. He...

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Indradyumna Swami travels around the world teaching Krishna consciousness. For more information, visit his website: travelingmonk.com.

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Jahnudvipa Dasa, a disciple of Jayapataka Swami, joined ISKCON in 1982 in Copenhagen, where he spent five years as a brahmachari distributing Srila...

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Jan Mareš, born in Prague, Czech Republic, has been practicing Krishna consciousness since 1993. He is a translator and editor for the Bhaktivedanta...

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Janakinatha Dasa is a resident brahmachari at the ISKCON temple in Nashik, Maharashtra. He teaches Krishna consciousness to college students.

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Jayadvaita Swami, a former editor in chief of Back to Godhead, heads the work of the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust in Africa. He is currently writing a...

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Jayadvaita Swami spent many years on the Back to Godhead staff, including serving as editor-in-chief throughout the 1990s. He oversees the African...

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Kalakantha Dasa is the director of the Krishna House, near the University of Florida in Gainesville. He is the author of severa books, including A...

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Kapila Monet was born to two Prabupada disciples, Harilila Devi Dasi and Nitaipada Dasa, in Vancouver in 1976. He attended Vancouver gurukula (...

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Karnamrita Dasa (Christopher John Cox) was born in Los Angeles in 1950. His often painful, confusing, and ultimately unsatisfying childhood proved a...

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Karuna Dharini Devi Dasi, a disciple of Virabahu Maharaja, practices Krishna consciousness in New Dwaraka, the temple community established by Srila...

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Krishangi Radhe Devi Dasi, a disciple of Indradyumna Swami, lives in Durban, South Africa, with her husband, Muralidhara Dasa, and their daughters...

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Krishna Dhana Dasa is the president of ISKCON Nasik, Maharashtra, India.

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Krishna Dharma Dasa is the author of the world's best-selling English editions of the Mahabharata and the Ramayana, the great epics of ancient India...

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Krishna Preshtha Devi Dasi, relationship specialist, works with an international clientele creating sustainable, high-quality relationships via...

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Krishnanandini Devi Dasi, a Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE), is president of the (ISKCON) Grihastha Vision Team and Co-Director of the Dasi-...

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Lokanath Swami was born in 1949 in Aravade, a village in Maharasthra, India. While attending college in 1971, he met the Hare Krishna devotees at...

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Madhava Smullen writes for iskconnews.org. He lives with his wife, Manjari, and their daughter, Ambika, in Alachua, Florida.

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Maharani Devi Dasi (Dr. Banyar Magdolna) is the rector of Bhaktivedanta College in Budapest and one of the main professors. She has an M.A. in...

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Mahatma Dasa joined ISKCON in 1969 and has served as temple president, book distributor, sankirtana leader, college preacher, membership director,...

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Mangala Arati Devi Dasi lives in Toronto and helps with temple outreach programs to the local Canadian community. She received an engineering degree...

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Mark D. Vickers (now Mayapur Shashi Dasa) is a retired British Army officer living in Taiwan.

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Mathuresha Dasa, a disciple of Srila Prabhupada, has written many articles for Back to Godhead over the last thirty years. He lives and works in...

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Mayapur-shashi Dasa, a disciple of His Holiness Keshava Bharati Goswami, is a retired British Army officer living in Taiwan.

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Meera Khurana lives and works in London. Her parents, Manu Dasa and Krishna Kamala Devi Dasi, were initiated by Srila Prabhupada in the early 1970s.

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Mfundo Nkosi (Mukundanghri Dasa), from Johannesburg, South Africa, learned about Krishna consciousness on the campus of the University of the...

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Mohini Radha Devi Dasi graduated from Columbia University with a degree in English literature. She is a disciple of His Holiness Gopala Krishna...

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Mukundamala Dasa serves full time at ISKCON Mumbai (Chowpatty). He is part of the India Back to Godhead team and teaches Krishna consciousness to...

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Murari Gupta Dasa, a disciple of His Holiness Radhanatha Swami, has a bachelor's degree in medicine and surgery (M.B.B.S.). He serves on the staff of...

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Narada Rishi Dasa holds a master's degree in philosophy and religion. He lives in India with his wife, Mohini Radha Devi Dasi.

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Narasimha Swami Dasa lives in Bangalore, India, with wife, Vatsala Radha Devi Dasi. Both are disciples of His Holiness Jayapataka Swami. Since...

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Navina Shyama Dasa is a disciple of His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami who lives in ISKCON's Radha-Kalachandji community in Dallas. He is a trial...

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Navina-Syama Dasa (Navin Shyam Jani) grew up going to ISKCON temples, first in Cleveland, Ohio, and later in Laguna Beach, California. He became...

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Nikunja Vilasini Devi Dasi (Nirvana Kasopersad) is a disciple of Giriraj Swami and lives in Durban, South Africa, with her husband and two children....

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Prema Vilasa Dasa is a member of the temple council and board of directors for ISKCON Columbus. He is the managing director for Lord Krishna's...

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Premananda Gaura Dasa (Dr. Pradeep Goel) was until recently a university professor and health advisor to the American federal and state governments....

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Purushottam Kumar is a member of congregation of ISKCON Kolkata. He works in Tech Mahindra as an associate solution designer.

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Purushottama Nitai Dasa is a member of the congregation at ISKCON Kolkata. He works at Tech Mahindra as an associate solution designer and blogs at...

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Radhanatha Swami has been an ISKCON Governing Body Commissioner since 1996, with responsibilities in India and Italy. He is the author of The Journey...

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Radharamana Dasa is the general manager and spokesperson for ISKCON Kolkata and ISKCON's liaison with the Government of India. He encountered ISKCON...

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Radhika Kripa Devi Dasi, a disciple of His Holiness Gopala Krishna Goswami, is a fashion designer who designs and sells Indian dresses. She also...

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Rasa Purusha Dasa, who has now passed away, was a disciple of Gopala Krishna Goswami. He was a chartered civil engineer with the government of...

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Ravindra Svarupa Dasa (William H. Deadwyler, Ph.D.) joined the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in 1971 in Philadelphia,...

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Romapada Dasa (Ramesh Kallidai) has been a devotee in ISKCON since 1985. He was associated for over two decades with Bhaktivedanta Manor in London....

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Rukmini Devi Dasi is a disciple of Kadamba Kanana Swami. She has a master's degree in chemical engineering and serves full time at ISKCON Durban,...

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"Hare Krishna! In my devotional career I have had the great fortune to spend a week in the association of His Holiness Giriraja Swami Maharaja when...

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Sarvabhauma Dasa, a disciple of Tamal Krishna Goswami, is based in Houston, Texas, where he engages in various Krishna conscious teaching and writing...

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Shatakshi Goyal was born near Haridwar, India, and raised in the ISKCON community of Boise, Idaho, where her parents home-schooled her. She earned a...

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Shivarama Swami, a disciple of Srila Prabhupada, is an ISKCON initiating spiritual master and a governing body commissioner for Hungary, Turkey, and...

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Shyamasundar das, one of Srila Prabhupada's earliest disciples, helped open ISKCON's second temple, in San Francisco (1967), and the London temple (...

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Sri Chaitanya Candra Dasa has been a brahmachari at the ISKCON Pune temple since 2007. He currently serves as a temple manager at the New Vedic...

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Sri Radha Govinda Dasi studied astrology in India, counseling in France and Germany, and reiki mastership in Brazil. She holds a Bhakti-shastri...

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Srirangapriya Ramanujadasan, who lives in England, studied under traditional Sri Vaishnava teachers. He lectures at schools, universities, and...

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Sureshvara Dasa joined the Hare Kṛṣṇa movement in 1970. From 2011 to 2015, on behalf of a committee of the movement's Governing Body Commission...

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Suvarna Radhika Devi Dasi has been practicing Krishna consciousness for the last fifteen years. She is a software engineer and a Bharat Natyam dancer...

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Tarini Radha Devi Dasi is a disciple of His Holiness Jayapataka Swami and the wife of ISKCON Chennai temple president Sumitra Krishna Dasa.

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Tattvavit Dasa joined ISKCON in January of 1974 in California and was accepted for initiation by His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami...

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Toshana Nimai Dasa, a disciple of His Holiness Radhanath Swami, joined ISKCON in 2007. After earning a bachelor of engineering degree in information...
Urmila Devi Dasi (Dr. Edith Best) joined ISKCON in 1973 in Chicago. She received first initiation in 1973 and second initiation in 1975 from His...

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Vaisheshika Dasa has been distributing Srila Prabhupada’s books since the early 1970s. He teaches the art of book distribution to ISKCON members...

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Vaisheshika Dasa moved into the ISKCON temple in San Francisco at the age of sixteen and, with the blessings of his parents, became a disciple of...

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Vamshi Vihari Dasa is the assistant editor of Bhagavad-darshan, the Hindi edition of Back to Godhead.

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Vikram Patil lives in the village of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India.
Vishakha (pronounced Vi-shA-khA) Devi Dasi received an Associate of Applied Science degree with honors from Rochester Institute of Technology and...

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Born and raised in France, Vishakha Priya Dasi joined ISKCON in South Africa in 1978. There she helped build the Sri Sri Radha-Radhanath Temple of...

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Vishnu Dasa was initiated by Srila Prabhupada in Los Angeles in 1971. He now resides with his wife, Rudrani Devi Dasi, at Saranagati Village, British...

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Vraja Vihari Dasa, MBA, serves full-time at ISKCON Mumbai and teaches Krishna consciousness to students at various colleges.

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Vrindadevi Dasi, a disciple of Giriraja Swami, lives with her husband and two children in Rugby, England. She has written a few books for children,...

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Yogeshvara Dasa (Joshua M. Greene) was initiated by Srila Prabhupada in 1970. He retired in 2013 after nine years in the Hofstra University...

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Yudhishthira Dasa is a disciple of His Holiness Kadamba Kanana Swami. He was born in Norway and lives there with his wife and children and supports...

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Yugavatara Dasa (Dr. Yuvaraj J. Bhosale) Educational Qualifications MBBS from Grant Medical College in 1996 MS (Human Anatomy) from Grant Medical...