Visakha dasi – Temple President

 

Visakha Dasi was warmly welcomed as the new Temple President of Bhaktivedanta Manor.

She is well known in the international devotee community for the time she spent as Srila Prabhupada’s photographer in the early 1970s, and as an avid writer for Back to Godhead magazine.

In more recent years she assisted her husband, Yadubara Das, in producing the award-winning film, Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started It All. Her book Five Years, Eleven Months and a Lifetime of Unexpected Love: A Memoir, which depicts her time spent with Srila Prabhupada, has also received great reviews.