ISKCON Youth Forum
International Society for Krishna
Consciousness (ISKCON) was established by His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami
Prabhupada in 1966. Srila Prabhupada always wanted young Indians to take up Krishna
consciousness very seriously in their own lives and help to spread it all over India,
fulfilling the order of Lord Caitanya. Youth preaching blossomed at ISKCON, Pune in
January 1996. Since then various youth activities are being carried out in colleges all
OBJECTIVES of ISKCON
Youth Forum (IYF)
- To establish a youth group of spiritually strong students,
who are genuine practitioners and representatives of Sanatana Dharma (Krishna
consciousness), who will be like beacon lights for guiding the rest of the society in
- To train students in the philosophy of Krishna
consciousness, its universal applicability especially to the present day generation,
its profound depth along with logic & reasons.
- To train students to become preachers of Sanatana
- To develop Personality and build up Character of
youth, to give a real meaning to their lives, to live a God-centered life of purity and
dedication with love and trust amongst one another.
- To identify the talents in youth, and dovetail
their talents for the service of God.
- To render the most noble service of `JNANA DAAN distributing
the sublime message of Vedas through spiritual books distribution at subsidized prices
- To scientifically present Krishna conscious philosophy
through all possible mediums of communication -- Books, Notes, Video/Audio Cassettes,
OHP presentations, Slide shows, Dramas, Charts, Pictures, Magazines, etc.
- To teach how to practice the science of Pure Love of God,
which is the real goal of life, which alone can situate every living being back in his
constitutional position of being the eternal servant of God in the Kingdom of God.
ISKCON Youth Forum (IYF)
4, Tarapore Road, Camp,
Pune-411 001 India.
Ph : (020) 636 1855 / 633 2328: firstname.lastname@example.org