Hare Krishna Transformed (The New and Alternative Religions Series)

by E. Rochford

Publisher: NYU Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Hinduism,
  • Human rights,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • USA,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • History,
  • Cult,
  • Family,
  • International Society for Krishna Consciousness,
  • Krishna (Hindu deity),
  • Religious aspects,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8045839M
ISBN 100814775799
ISBN 109780814775790

The Hare Krishna Explosion (22) The Hare Krishna Movement () The Hare Krsna Cookbook (6) The Jaladuta Diary (1) The Journey of Self (1) The Laws of Nature: An Infallible Justice (1) The Lords Omnipotency (1) The Matchless Gift (3) The Nectar of Devotion (1) The Nectar of Instruction (6) The Path of Perfection (3) The Prominent Link (2). Hare Krishna, in full International Society of Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), popular name of a semimonastic Vaishnava Hindu organization founded in the United States in by A.C. Bhaktivedanta (Swami Prabhupada; –). This movement is a Western outgrowth of the popular Bengali bhakti (devotional) yoga tradition, or Krishna Consciousness, which began in the 16th century. Hare Krishna Books Showing of 33 Bhagavad-Gita As It Is (Hardcover) by. A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda (Translator) (shelved 4 times as hare-krishna) avg rating — 5, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), known colloquially as the Hare Krishna movement or Hare Krishnas, is a Gaudiya Vaishnava religious organisation. ISKCON was founded in in New York City by A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Its core beliefs are based on the Vedic scriptures, particularly the Bhagavad Gita and the Bhagavata Purana, and the Gaudiya .

  Many Hindu immigrants were attracted to the society’s temples because they were reminders of home, said Mr. Rochford, who is the author of the book “Hare Krishna Transformed.”. What began as a small endeavor has now transformed itself into an enormous activity with hundreds of youngsters making their way to Hare Krishna Temple every Saturday and Sunday for a gala gathering of an enjoyable evening of spiritual classes, music, dance and not to forget prasadam—delicious food offered to Lord Krishna. Editorial Reviews "The Hare Krishna Movement combines insightful 'insider' and 'outsider' voices to provide an essential review and timely update on the growing and maturing phenomenon of worldwide Krishna-devotionalism. For storytracking the Hare Krishna movement as an important focal point in today's increasingly varied landscape of spiritual practices and aspirations, this collection is a. The experience of a book distributor who was prepared to tolerate the difficulties and go out and sell Srila Prabhupada’s books to people, who were initially not very interested, and to see them become transformed in front of their eyes–simply by touching the book and hearing the philosophy of Krishna consciousness–is impossible to explain.

  “All of my students should read our books very diligently at least one or two hours daily and try to understand the subject matter from varieties of angles,” Srila Prabhupada wrote to Madhudvisa in June International Shravanam Week, run by the ISKCON Ministry of Education from September 3rd to 9th, has facilitated and encouraged devotees worldwide to regularly read ISKCON Founder. Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna, Hare Hare Hare Rama, Hare Rama. I request that you take advantage of this book KRSNA, and enter into its understanding. I also request that you make an appointment to meet your God now, through the self liberating process of YOGA (UNION) and GIVE PEACE A CHANCE.   Directed by John Griesser, Nitin G., Jean Griesser. With A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami, Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati, George Harrison, Ravi Shankar. "Hare Krishna!" is a documentary on the life of Srila Prabhupada, the year-old Indian Swami who arrives in America without support or money and ignites a worldwide spiritual phenomenon, now known as the Hare Krishna Movement. CHANT: Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna, Krishna Hare Hare / Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama Hare Hare and be happy! acarya BBT Bhagavad Gita Bhaktivedanta Swami Book Changes Book Distribution GBC God Hare Krishna Hare Krishna mantra India IRM ISKCON karma Krishna life after death meditation Prabhupada reincarnation ritvik spiritual master.

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"Burke Rochford is the most notable scholarly interpreter of Krishna Consciousness in America, and Hare Krishna Transformed is the most insightful and informative book written on the organizational evolution of the movement." -- David G.

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Most widely known for its adherents chanting “Hare Krishna” and distributing religious literature on the streets of American cities, the Hare Krishna movement was founded in New York City in by A.

Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Hare Krishna Transformed. Burke Rochford. Rating details 9 ratings 1 review. Most widely known for its adherents chanting "Hare Krishna" and distributing religious literature on the streets of American cities, the Hare Krishna movement was founded in New York City in by A.

Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada/5. Based on three decades of in-depth research and participant observation, Hare Krishna Transformed explores dramatic changes in this new religious movement over the course of two generations /5(2). Based on three decades of in-depth research and participant observation, Hare Krishna Transformed explores dramatic changes in this new religious movement over the course of two generations from its by: Download Hare Krishna Transformed full book in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format, get it for read on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Rochford quotes male devotees to contend that marriage meant a “loss of status,” but does not reflect that most temple presidents were married, or that many male devotees would disagree (57).

In answer to Linda M. Steven's review of Burke Rochford's Hare Krishna Transformed, I have to wonder if she understands that there is a difference between a religion, or a religious social movement, and its institutional expression. Almost no religious institution lives up to the ideas of the founder/founders and ISKCON is no exception.4/5(4).

"Burke Rochford is the most notable scholarly interpreter of Krishna Consciousness in America, and Hare Krishna Transformed is the most insightful and informative book written on the organizational evolution of the movement."--David G.

Bromley, Virginia Commonwealth UniversityReviews: 2. Read this book on Questia. Most widely known for its adherents chanting "Hare Krishna" and distributing religious literature on the streets of American cities, the Hare Krishna movement was founded in New York City in by A. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.

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The strength of this study is Rochford's meticulous data gathering—skills honed over thirty years of study of ISKCON. Hare Krishna Transformed. By E. Burke Rochford, Jr. New York University Press, pages. $ cloth; $ paper. This book presents updated information about the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), or Hare Krishnas.

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Recommended Citation. Chapple, Christopher Key. "Hare Krishna Transformed, by E. Burke Rochford." Nova Religio-Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religi 1 (): Bhaktivedanta Book Trust is the world's largest publisher of classic Vaishnava texts and contemporary works on the philosophy, theology and culture of Bhakti publications include traditional scriptures translated into 57 languages and books that explain these.

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"Burke Rochford is the most notable scholarly interpreter of Krishna Consciousness in America, and Hare Krishna Transformed is the most insightful and informative book written on the organizational -- David G.

Bromley,Virginia Commonwealth University "Eloquently written. ISKCON Chicago is a spiritual oasis located in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago.

Festivals, Food, Philosophy & Yoga Lifestyle is what you can expect to experience here. ISKCON is part of the year-old Hare Krishna Movement that was introduced to the western world by His Divine Grace A. Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada.

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"Burke Rochford is the most notable scholarly interpreter of Krishna Consciousness in America, and Hare Krishna Transformed is the most insightful and informative book written on the organizational evolution of the movement." -- David G. Bromley,Virginia Commonwealth University "Eloquently written Highly Recommended.".The Hare Krishna mantra, also referred to reverentially as the Mahā-mantra ("Great Mantra"), is a word Vaishnava mantra which is mentioned in the Kali-Santarana Upanishad and which from the 15th century rose to importance in the Bhakti movement following the teachings of Chaitanya mantra is composed of two Sanskrit names of the Supreme Being, "Krishna" and .Chapple, Christopher Key.

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