Toronto's Hare Krishna Temple

Toronto's Hare Krishna Centre (ISKCON Toronto), has always been the hub of a rich, vibrant and enthusiastic community. Whether it be grand festivals, programs at local universities and yoga studios, philosophical discussions, cooking sessions, or singing and dancing on the streets, there are events taking place for everyone's interest.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

ISKCON Disciples Course - June 13-17, 2014

10:30:00 AM By RG

Please mark your dates for the first ever ISKCON Disciples Course in Toronto from Friday, June 13th - Tuesday, June 17th. This course has been developed by the GBC (Governing Body Commission) and shall be a mandatory pre-requisite for all devotees accepting first OR second initiation by an ISKCON guru, effective Janmastami 2015. We encourage all devotees to try their best to attend and also request your help in spreading the word for the course.

This course will cover several important aspects, including:

- The importance of accepting initiation in disciplic succcession
- Srila Prabhupada's special position
- How to select a spiritual master
- Relationships in a multi-guru environment
- Parallel lines of authority and much more...

The course will be facilitated by HG Laxmimoni devi dasi, who is a senior disciple of Srila Prabhupada. She has been involved in ISKCON educational projects since 1974. Now, she is a member of the GBC Ministry of Educational Development and a GBC Deputy.

Timings:

Friday, June 13th: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, June 14th: 10:30am - 6:00pm
Sunday, June 15th: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Monday, June 16th and Tuesday, June 17th: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

To help us better prepare for this very important course, please click here to sign up for the course. We welcome donations to help cover for the costs of the course.



2 comments:

Anonymous said...

can you attend just one day?

Shyama mohini devi dasi said...

Hare Krishna,

The course is structured in 14 - 90 minutes lessons, with a total contact time of at least 24 hours. As a result, we highly encourage attendees to participate in all sessions.