Speaking Out Archive

The Situation of Devotees in ISKCON

“The situation of these ISKCON devotees is like a person who took a taxi to reach his destination to get some work done there. After reaching the destination, when the taxi driver charged him a lot of money, he asked the driver, “Are you returning to the place where we have come from?” The driver

The Very Beginning of ISKCON Vrindavan

Today I went to Swamiji with heart felt curiosity asking if he could recollect any incidents of him participating in Srila Prabhupada’s mission in the very early 70s in Vrindavan, India. When I spoke my heart to Swamiji he said the following: KRSNA BALARAM SWAMI SPEAKS OUT When I joined Srila Prabhupada’s mission there were

ISKCON Exposed

It has been interesting, to say the least, learning of various passages, their details, and outrageous events that have taken place over the years performed against Sri Krsna Balaram Swamiji by ISKCON leaders, that went beyond just character assassination but also included direct physical attacks. After reading some recent Facebook comments and adding all the

From Banabhatta Prabhu — and Reply

Dear Krishna Kirtan Prabhu, Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Please extend my heartfelt obeisances to Swamiji, and thank him for his wonderful association I was able to be blessed with for a few days. It was so wonderful seeing Maharaja after such a long time. I have such fond memories

Letter to Bhakti Charu Swami

DEAR BHAKTI CHARU SWAMI, Please accept my humble obeisance. All glories to Mahamandaleshwar Mahant Krsna Balaram Swami. Attached you will find a scanned copy of a letter from Krsna Balaram Swamiji written to you on December 9th 2015 and mailed to you at the Mayapur address from a USA address. I found out yesterday during