Name / Initiated name
Suprasada Gauranga Das
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
Through the mercy of Sadhu and Guru
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
HG Vijay Venugopal Prabhu
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I am initiated by HH Jayapataka Swami Maharaj, my guidance is HG Vijay Venugopal Prabhu, I facilitate 6 Bhakti Vriksha programs in a week. I Love philosophy which glorifies Lord Krishna the most, I love prasadam (I am a neophyte amont the neophytes) , I love to read Bhagavad Gita and I simply enjoy to hear read and glorify the lives of all Vaishnava Acharyas (including those who are in the other valid sampradayas). I love Kirtans especially in classical tunes, I listen to songs in telugu/kannada/hindi/ bengali (ofcourse)and tamil being in South India especially Bangalore this is a huge advantage, so I listen Annamacharya songs who belongs to Sri Sampradaya, I listen Purandra dasa/Kanaka Dasa songs who belong to Madhva Sampradaya, I listen to Surdas who belongs to Vallabhkul, courtesy ISKCON I sing and listen bengali songs/kirtans. I am a Chartered Accountant by profession, and also into real estate however due to slow down nowadays i stick to profession, I am currently involved as a project manager of my own project (because i am a small builder) a restaurant similar in lines with Govindas restaurant in a prime location in Bangalore at Bull Temple Road. This also includes Serviced Apartments trying to get these Serviced apartment interiors to remind us of Vrindavan. Social life is basically BV programs/mangalarthi programs/festivals and sometimes I take my family to those restaurants which serve sattvic food unfortunately no prasadam restaurant in Bangalore, that is why with Lord Krishna's blessing I want to start one. I am a
What are your expectations from this community?
To associate with devotees and increase my attachment to Lord Krishna and ofcourse serve to the extent i can
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
Writing For Btg Magazine, Preaching