Name / Initiated name
Rohini-suta dasa / Ronald E. Boutelle
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
At one time, 16 x 5 years
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
1967 first heard and instantly became attracted to the name, "Krishna". This was during a lecture given by Charles Berner at the Institute of Ability in Costa Mesa, California. In 1976 I first read one of the Krishna books. In 1976 Gopal Acharya dasa handed me a book in NYC. Then went to the 55th street temple and stayed with Jayananda for 5 days. Joined ISKCON. Initiated by Srila Prabhupada 1977.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
Ashram 5, San Antonio Dallas Temple Chadravalli devi dasa
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I use a lot of my free time reading about Krishna. I am the Chief of Security at a beautiful vacation resort, I am married and occasionally have devotees over for Hare Krshna program. In 1990 I founded Krishna Disaster Relief. I started Ancient Vedic Radio (www.ancientvedicradio.com) right around January 1, 2013.
What are your expectations from this community?
Sky's the limit.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
I can provide a free link for devotees on my Ancient Vedic Radio website, which is 100% non-profit on my part.