The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Bangalore is one of the largest Temples of Sri Sri Radha Krishna in the world. In May 1997, Bangalore ISKCON Temple was inaugurated by the then President of India—Sri Shankar Dayal Sharma. The temple attracts thousands of pilgrims from across the country everyday who get a spiritually enlivening experience by having darshan of deities, partaking Krishna Prasadam, Chanting Hare Krishna Mantra and getting educated on the timeless Vedic wisdom. The temple is vibrant with festivities throughout the year and is known for its showcasing of rich Indian culture, music and art, empowering youth and families to lead effective and happy lives, nurturing foundational values in children etc. It is from ISKCON Bangalore that The Akshaya Patra Foundation originated in the year 2000. For more details on ISKCON Bangalore, please visit – www.iskconbangalore.org.