Name / Initiated name
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
I came into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement in 2006, when I saw a harinama on the beach in my city. The same day I met the cultural center (CCHKI) and bought two books (Bhagavat-Gita and Sri Isopanisad). Since then my heart was stolen ...
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
I usually attend CCHKI - Hare Krishna Cultural Center of Itaipu and help the leader, Caitanya Candra das, in any way possible. I also regularly visit the temple of Rio de Janeiro, headed by Maharaj Candramukha Swami. I have great friends, including Srimati dd, Vaishnava Kripa dd, Gaura Gadadhara and his wife Elisa, Chaitanya Chandra and his wife Márcia, Nila Madhava dd, Kirtida dd, Vrajesvari dd, Sukhayanti dd and many others .
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I've met ISCKON in 2006 and since then I'm always trying to learn more and more to love Krishna and serve my Guru and the Srila Prabhupada's mission. I am finishing the bakthi-sastri course and I love to cook for Krishna and his devotees.
What are your expectations from this community?
Learn more about Krishna and the Vedic philosophy, getting in touch with other devotees and make more friends.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
I would love to: - Organize events and festivals to celebrate Krishna and strengthen linkages among the devotees, - Create a sunday school for children about Krsna, Vedic philosophy and our culture, - Build a condominium of devotees where we could have a good association, - And learn to sing and play Indian musical instruments.