Jayadvaita asks on a video, "Why in the hell are people chanting Prabhupada's name and pranams at the samsara prayers ceremony"? Oh I dunno, maybe because he is the acharya?
If you allow a person that has a track record of abusing power to continue occupying the same position you are not being forgiving, you are enabling abuse. You are doing a disservice to child protection, to Bhaktividyapurna Maharaj, and to society at large.
Srila Prabhupada says: “A devotee should have intelligence to know who is deviating. Surrender by your intelligence but don’t surrender your intelligence.”
SM: "With this I transfer these beads and from now he will initiate on my behalf as Rtvik. The Rtvik system is already involved both here and also in the foreign land. The Rtvik is the representative."
As an initiated disciple of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and as a member of the International Society for Krishna consciousness, I herewith call to account your past and present preaching activities. Don't think that you are beyond accountability, because of your status as a Swami. Every devotee is accountable before his guru, and in the name of our spiritual master, I herewith demand that accountability from you.
The latest from ISKCONspiracy: Video exposing bogus ISKCON voted-in guru Indradyumna and more. Note: Originally this was on Youtube but was falsely reported as infringing a copyright claim and thus taken down from YouTube with almost 10k views!
Gargamuni Prabhu speaks out on the book changes and how Srila Prabhupada is number 32 in the disciplic succession, with no number 33.
Historically the Hare Krishna Movement has had an unacceptably high tolerance for child abuse. As a consequence, generations of children have suffered.
Krishna's Children is a project that attempts to address and raise awareness on this complex and challenging issue.
"There are many gurus. They are very expert in plundering disciples' money, but it is very difficult to find out a guru who can take out all the anxieties of the disciple."
"...if a spiritual master is not properly authorized, and only on his owninitiative becomes a spiritual master, he may be carried away by an accumulation of wealth and large numbers of disciples."