Mayapur, May 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) authorities in Mayapur on the 30th anniversary of the organisation’s registration in Russia.
In a communication issued this week, the ISKCON authorities have expressed pleasure and thanked the Prime Minister acknowledging his congratulatory message.
The ISKCON authorities have been celebrating the 30th years of organisation’s registration in Russia this year. In his message, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “Many socio- spiritual organisation have been a boon for India. Not only do they serve the poor, hungry and needy within India, but they also spread the quintessential Indian values of peace and harmonious living across the world. ..The various social initiatives of ISKCON throughout the world are greatly appreciated, especially the programme that serves millions of meals everyday across the world to the hungry and needy’.
The Prime Minister has specially mentioned ISKCON’s contribution and eulogized it for spreading the teaching of Sri Krishna those scripted in Bhagavad Gita and for popularizing the spirit of devotion. In his message, Narendra Modi said, “Be it in taking these timeless values of the Bhagavad Gita to the world or in popularizing the spirit of devotion, organizations like the International Society For Krishna Consciousness, through their various chapters like the Moscow society for Krishna Consciousness, have done yeoman service to the humanity”.