Book Distribution

Topmost priority One should engage in practical service to the Lord. In our Krishna consciousness movement all our activities are concentrated upon distributing Krishna literature. This is very important. One may approach any person and induce him to read Krishna literature so that in the future he may also become a devotee. Such activities are…

Why & How 2 read SP books CD

Why and How to read SP books

Please find below the downloadable mp3 recordings of the five days seminar on Why and How to read Srila Prabhupada books presented  by Gokul Candra das in Salem. The seminar is available in two versions:


What is ISKCON

Upon arrival in New York on September 1965, Srila Prabhupada was struggling alone for one year to found his God consciousness movement. He was living simple, giving the lectures whenever and wherever he got the opportunity and gradually by his instructions he began to attract attention of the people. Yet on July 1966, while working…


Transcendental literature

vayam tu na vitrpyama uttama-sloka-vikrame yac-chrnvatam rasa-jnanam svadu svadu pade pade We never tire of hearing the transcendental pastimes of the Personality of Godhead, who is glorified by hymns and prayers. Those who have developed a taste for transcendental relationships with Him relish hearing of His pastimes at every moment. Purport by A. C. Bhaktivedanta…


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Temple project

Temple Construction Photo Gallery Ancient Stone Architecture Full Stone structure using 1,50,000 cubic feet of stone. No iron used in the temple construction. Shikhara Key Stone – single piece of stone weighing 80 Tons. Garbha Griha – housing the Deities of Sri Radha, Sri Krishna and Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu. Temple room – 10,900 sq.ft -…

Night view


Inspiration Located two hundred kilometers southeast of Bangalore, Salem is home to a very enthusiastic group of ISKCON devotees, mostly young brahmacharis, who have recently relocated to a new property, a three-acre plot of land, just a half kilometer from Periyaar University and the Government Engineering college (which is part of the reason they purchased…