Name / Initiated name
Atmananda dasa / David H. Aycrigg
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
Boston, USA (1969?); and I joined ISKCON in Amsterdam, Holland in 1970, after attending some outreach programs, having prasadam and chanting Hare Krishna.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
New Varshan, Auckland, New Zealand Prana d.& Chandra Koti dd; Kalasamvara d; HH Janananda Maharaja; Suresvara d ...
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I am a "successful" householder, with a wonderful devotee wife, daughter, son-in-law, and grandson. I have a Bachelor's degree in Social Practice (Community Development, Counseling and Social Work), and I practice Marriage, Relationship and Purpose coaching (see my classified ad). I am inspired to help transform Srila Prabhupada's ISKCON by supporting others to embrace and resolve conflicts for the benefit of all.
What are your expectations from this community?
To connect & network with, and support, like-minded devotees.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
Writing about engaging our condtioned selves in practical enthusing devotional service, together; and helping others to go beyond lethargy, doubt, discouragement, fear, despair, etc. to actually do that.