Sucharu Gopi devi dasi was born into the movement in 1982. She became a responsible devotee of ISKCON in her early 20s. She got initiation from Jayapataka Swami in 2005. Being a graduate in International Business Management, she contributed service in a managerial position in Thailand. Since 2010 she went back to her country of origin, Nepal, and has been serving as Temple Vice-president for Education & Training.
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?