Iskcon Temple Amritsar (India)
Located at the heart of the city, ISKCON temple was founded by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), a Gaudiya Vaishnava religious organization. Come here and lose yourself while chanting the name of Lord Krishna, dance to the tune of the devotional songs, taste the prasad and meet a lot of other devotees of Krishna from all over the world! This place is really gonna take to a different level of ecstasy with its ambiance. Also known as Sri Sri Gaur Radha Gokulananda Temple, this temple is a famous tourist attraction in Amritsar. Founded by The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), the temple is located in the heart of the city. The temple is situated near other attractions like the Golden Temple, Jalianwala Bagh and Wagah Border. The temple has regular prayers and free prasad. Here, one can also buy spiritual books, t-shirts, and pictures of gods at the stalls.
Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Laxmansar Chowk Moni Bazar | Laxmansar, Amritsar 143001, India Suggested duration: Min. 2 hours
Open and Closing Time
Visit Timing :4:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Entry Fee: Fee Entry
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Interesting facts about ISKCON Temple
The temple houses the idols of many Hindu gods and goddesses with Sri Krishna and Goddess Radha being the most important. The ISKCON temple is open to all. There are regular prayers conducted here and all the visitors are given Prasad free of cost. One can buy spiritual books, pictures of gods, and other items from the stalls put up in the temple. The ISKCON Amritsar celebrates the Rath Yatra Maha Mahostav of 'Lord Jagannath' every year in the month of December for 3 days. A large number of devotees and tourists flock to the temple to seek the blessings of Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha during Rath Yatra. ISKCON Temple in Amritsar is dedicated to Lord Krishna. It was founded by The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). ISKCON was founded by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhakti Vedanta Swami (Shrila Prabhupada) in the West in 1966. ISKCON belongs to Gaudiya Vaishnavism, a devotional tradition based on the teachings of Bhagavad Gita and Srimad-Bhagavatam. The Bhagwad Gita is the principal scripture of The Hare Krishna Movement Organization.