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ISKCON Temple in Mumbai

ISKCON Temple in Mumbai


The Founder of the ISKCON temple was Acharya A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami.” ISKCON”, stands for “International Society for Krishna Consciousness”. The ISKCON temple at Chowpatty, Mumbai was built in 1986, and the presiding deities installed in this temple are of Shri Radha Gopinath, Shri Lalitha, Shri Vishaka, Shri Gopal, Shri Janardhan and Shri Nitai Gaurachandra.

In the festival of Chariots (Rath Yatras), which are held from time to time, there is an exhibition showcasing the various aspects of “Vedic culture”, like science, mathematics, art etc.  

Upcoming Programs of Iskcon Temple Mumbai

On 4th January 2014, that is next year the temple is going to conduct a “mega rath yatra”, at the noted Shivaji Park in Mumbai. The temple has started a unique program on the internet, called DeityDarshan.com which gives an opportunity to the devotees round the globe to participate in the temple festivals online, and to have a darshan of the deities.

Value Education Programs of Iskcon Mumbai

Many schools in Mumbai were alarmed at the erosion of social and moral values in our society, so they requested the ISKCON Chowpatty, to conduct value based education programs in various schools in Mumbai. 

So in the year 2000, ISKCON began this program to enlighten the students about the devotional values of the “Bhagvad Gita”. This program covers more than 2,000 students in various schools  starting from the 5th standard up to 10th standard.

The Temple also conducts a weekend program called Gopal’s Fun School, where children from 4 years to 14 years, are taught stories about the Vedas, learn bhajans and are taught meditation. This facilitates their personality development and builds up their character.

Founder of Chowpatty ISKCON

Radha Nath Swami started this temple and he got his spiritual initiation fro Srila Prabhupad. Radha Nath Swami was initially a Jew, but the teachings of Krishna had a great impact on him, that he became a great devotee of Lord Krishna and came and settled in Chowpatty, Mumbai.

ISKCON’s Chowpatty Temple is known for its beautiful architecture and it is a beautiful place of worship for the Krishna devotees. This temple is built near the Chowpatty beach in South Mumbai and the two closest Western railway local stations are Charni Road and Grant Road.

Contact

Website: https://www.iskconmumbai.com/
Address: International Society for Krishna Consciousness, Hare Krishna land, Juhu, Mumbai - 400049
Direct No: + 91 (22) 2621-5611 / 2621-5632
Tel: + 91 (22) 2621-5100 / 2620-6860
Fax: +91 (22) 26205214
WhatsApp on: +91-9967591425
Email: info@iskconmumbai.com

Other ISKON Temple in Mumbai are : 

Iskcon temple
Address: D-6, RSC Rd Number 51, Satyavijay Society, Sector 5 Charkop, Kandivali West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400067

Hare Rama Hare Krishna Temple ISKCON
Address: 7V9C+MJH, Bhaktivedanta Swami Marg, Siddhi Vinayak Nagar, Mahajan Wadi, Mira Road, Mira Bhayandar, Maharashtra 400068

Radha Govind Bhavan
Address: plot no-561 d, Radha Govind Bhavan-2, Sec No-5 Charkop Road Kandivali West Bombai MH 400067 IN, 5, Charkop Rd, Charkop Industrial Estate, Kandivali West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400067
Phone: 075063 37055

Shri Shri Radhagiridhari Mandir
Address: A3sidhi vinayak society, Bhavani Nagar, Penkarpada, Mira Road, Maharashtra 401107

ISKCON Youth Services (ISKCON Chowpatty)
Address: 7, Chowpatty Seaface, Babulnath, Dadi Sheth Wadi, Malabar Hill, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400007
Phone: 022 2366 5500

ISKCON Kharghar
Address: Plot No. 2, Sector 23, Hare Krishna Land, Central Park Opposite, Kharghar Golf Course, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 410210
Phone: 089287 98736

ISKCON
Address: Jagannath temple, 1st floor, ashar sapphire, near D mart, Kolshet Rd, behind vihangs Inn, Thane West

Gaudiya Mission Radha Krishna Mandir
Address: WING-A, Madhusudan Kalelkar Rd, Kala Nagar, Bandra East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400051
Phone: 022 2659 1212

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