Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will issue a special commemorative coin of Rs 125, ANI reported. PM Modi will also videoconference to the gathering on the occasion of Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada’s 125th birthday on September 1st, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) announced on Tuesday.
The Union’s Minister of Culture will also be present on the occasion
Swami Prabhupada founded the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), commonly known as the “Hare Krishna Movement”.
ISKCON has translated Shrimad Bhagvad Geeta and other Vedic literature into 89 languages and plays a prominent role in spreading Vedic literature around the world.
Swami Prabhupada also built over a hundred temples and wrote several books teaching the world the way of Bhakti Yoga.
(With ANI inputs)
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