ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) Krishna Temples are located all over the world. Although, in almost every important city of India, there is an ISKCON Temple, ISKCON Temple in Tirupati is especially popular. Its architecture and location makes it is even more attractive to the devotees.
Food relief foundation, a part of ‘food for life’ programs, is another important activity of ISKCON Temples. Here healthy and carefully prepared vegetarian food is distributed for free to everyone. According to the belief, the food that is offered not only satiates one’s hunger but also assist in cleansing his or her soul as the food comes with the blessing of Lord Krishna and is prepared with pure dedication by the devotees. The official website of ISKCON Tirupati also offers detailed information on the temple activities and programs.
Goshala is another important feature of this temple. Located just behind the ISKCON Tirupati Temple complex, it houses more than 100 retired cows and oxen. There is a vegetarian restaurants Govinda, offering healthy vegetarian food in a hygienic environment.
Timings : Popularly also known as Hare Rama Hare Krishna temple, located in the Ramachandra Nagar, on the Hare Rama Hare Krishna Road, ISKCON Tirupati Temple is easily accessible. It is about 14 km away from Tirupati Bus Stand and at a distance of 15 km from Tirupati railway station. Daily darshan at ISKCON Tirupati Temple starts from 4.15 am to 9 pm.