Born in an orthodox well-off Newari family in Nepal, Rupesvara Gaura das has completed his Engineering & Management Studies from Bangkok. He joined the movement in 2004 inspired by Patri Prabhu, and got initiated by Jayapataka Swami in 2005. Being active in preaching during his university days in Bangkok, he felt the necessity to preach in his home country, Nepal. He served as Temple President in ISKCON Kathmandu and is now known as a successful leader for exponentially expanding preaching in Nepal along with his wife Sucharu Gopi Devi Dasi.
Management is Not a Headache, Mismanagement is
It’s mismanagement which creates many problems in ISKCON today. Management itself is not bad. But we all are giving “mismanagement” the name “management” and trying to run away from it without understanding proper management. Srila Prabhupada emphasized in his last moments that along with proper spiritual standards, ISKCON will last forever if we are organized and use our intelligence wisely. How can leaders and managers in ISKCON do proper management which benefits ISKCON?