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.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

ISKCON North Carolina: Hare Krishnas Share Faith Through Food

1:24:00 AM By Kevala-Bhakti Dasa (Keshav) , , No comments

We recently stumbled upon a nice article from the The Daily Tar Heel, a student newspaper from the University of North Carolina (UNC) about the local Hare Krishna meal program!  Check it out!
Hare Krishnas Share Faith Through Food
For many students, the weekly, vegetarian Hare Krishna meal in McCorkle Place represents a free dinner. But for others, it is much more.

Every Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., hundreds of UNC students line up for rice, curry, beans and cream of wheat, served by members of the New Goloka temple in Hillsborough.

Sophomore Josh Sydes was one of those students last year. He began asking members of the temple questions about their beliefs, and soon, he was volunteering himself.
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