Life Membership Programme
What is ISKCON Life Membership Program?
The ISKCON Life Membership program was introduced in early 1970’s as an opportunity to become an integral part of the ISKCON family by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. He invited everyone across the world to take advantage of residing in ISKCON temples all over the world for a couple of days, attend spiritual programs and receive Krishna conscious association. Presently more than 1 million life patrons are part of ISKCON’s family.
What are benefits of ISKCON Life Membership Program?
A. ISKCON Guest House Accommodation:
You are welcome to stay in any ISKCON center all over the world for three days in a year. Maintenance charges will be applied in ISKCON centers. All accommodation is subject to availability and only with confirmed advance reservation. This applies to accommodation in a single room of the patron, spouse and children below 18 years of age, and dependent parents above 60 years of age. Rules may vary in different countries.
A set of books by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, available in all major Indian Languages, is provided to the Life Patron Member. In addition, a photo frame is provided.
C. Spiritual Benefits:
Special Birthday Pooja for the Life Member followed by Prasadam for his/her family.
Prasadam is served every Sunday afternoon in the main temple hall for life member and his/her family.
Kirtan/Pravachan program at your home on special occasions.
D. Other Privileges:
Special Invitation passes will be sent for festivals like- Janmashtami and Rama Navmi, etc.
Prasadam is couriered on birthday of relatives of Life Member and other anniversaries or special occasions.
E. Tax Benefits:
Your donation is tax exempt under section 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961 (India) .
How to become ISKCON Life Member?
Step-1: Download the ISKCON Life Membership Form.
Step-2: Make a Contribution of Rs. 35,555/- for ISKCON Life Patron Membership.
Pay Through Bank (NEFT/ RTGS)
Bank Name - ICICI Bank
Account Name - ISKCON
Account Number – 036601005061
IFSC Code - ICIC0000366
Pay Through Credit/Debit card
UPI ID- iskcon.donate@icici
You can also donate by Cheque in the favour of "ISKCON"
Step-3: Send stamped sized digital Photographs, duly filled ISKCON Life Membership form and payment receipt to email@example.com.
While as a life member you will have the opportunity to feel like home at any ISKCON center at the same time your donation will help the temple propagate Krishna consciousness all over the globe. Apart from serving people with the message of spiritual knowledge and transcendental happiness, ISKCON also participates in various social work like Food for Life Program serving lakhs of free meals daily. We invite you to stand beside us as we march ahead in this Hare Krishna movement.