Hare krishna dating
Regarding the issue of accommodating LGBT persons within the Hare Krishna movement, Hridayananda dasa Goswami—a leading member of ISKCON—has stated, "We should encourage all people from all backgrounds to come to Krishna consciousness, and it is natural to form various associations to support the diverse Vaishnava communities in their spiritual practices.Surely Lord Krishna appreciates and blesses all sincere efforts to help others advance in Krishna consciousness.
Same-sex relations and gender variance have been represented within Hinduism from Vedic times through to the present day, in rituals, law books, ancient historical narratives, commentaries, paintings, and sculpture.
The marriage lasted eleven years, and later he was married to Purnamasi Dasi.
Nevertheless, the book Monkey On A Stick (by John Hubner and Lindsey Gruson, 19) suggests that Hayagriva was likely seeing men throughout those years too. Kirtanananda Swami, on the other hand, was supposed to be "celibate", but was eventually caught being intimate with a boy in 1993.
According to Richard Brookhiser, an associate of Buckley's, the host commented that it was "the most unharried Krishna I've ever heard." and then moved to New York.
In New York City, they met Swami Prabhupada, began following him, and went on to play prominent roles in the Hare Krishna movement.