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, November 11, 2015

Diwali Message from Tulsi Gabbard

2:01:00 AM By Kevala-Bhakti Dasa (Keshav)

United States Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has been a practicing Hindu since her teens. Specifically, she is a Vaishnava. According to India Abroad, she is a student of Sidhasvarupananda, who was himself initiated into the Brahma Madhva Gaudiya Sampradaya by ISKCON Founder A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. She describes the Bhagavad-gita as being her primary scripture, and follows the path of Bhakti yoga, or loving devotion to God.

Since her entering into office in 2012, she has had many opportunities to meet with ISKCON leaders, travel to India and appreciate Srila Prabhupada's contributions to the world.  Below, you will find a very nice video of her sharing a Diwali message!  Hare Krsna!