ISKCON Constitution Project Update

From 3 to 6 January 2023, GBC General Counsel Devakinandana Das hosted a four-day meeting in the offices of his law firm in Singapore.

ISKCON Constitution project members Pancharatna Das (ACBSP), Kaunteya das, and Devarsi Radhika Devi Dasi, who is also an attorney, travelled from India to attend. The other team members, Anuttama Das and Nrisimha Kavaca Das participated one day by Zoom.

The Constitution team has been meeting since 2017. Over the last three years, they have meet weekly online. They produced three earlier drafts of a Constitution that were presented to the GBC for their input.

The team is currently working on a new updated draft for the GBC to review during its Annual General Meeting in February 2023. The text shall be presented to the GBC members and others for their feedback. Thereafter the team will crystallise the document, moving step-by-step towards an eventual ratification vote.