Name / Initiated name
Akshay A. Gadiya
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
At COEP, devotee Chetan Nemade Prabhu introduced me with this movement.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
ISKCON, Pune Devotees I Know: Chetan Nemade Prabhu Kanai Thakur Das Prabhu Shri Gurudas Prabhu Suraj Prabhu Gauralila Das Prabhu Umesh Kulkarni Prabhu Karunanimay Das Prabhu Shuddha Chitta Prabhu Lalit madhav prabhu Many devotees are known by face and not by name.
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
Not having a specific mindset. Flexible, Polite, having compassion, gentle, honest, open minded to some specific people only
What are your expectations from this community?
Designing a system so that each and every non devotee who is aspiring can become a devotee flexibly and be engaged in devotional service even if he cannot visit temple. Example: If a devotee is staying far away from the temple, provision should be made so that he can view live lectures. Perfect guidance to every one.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
Seva like cleaning temples during festivals, packing gifts during festivals, Seva in cooking for devotees, distributing books during festivals as and when time permits. Doing everything, even material activities for Krsna.