List of Initiating Gurus in ISKCON

  1. Atmanivedana Swami
  2. Badrinarayan Swami
  3. Bhaktivaibhava Swami
  4. Bhakti Bhrnga Govinda Swami
  5. Bhakti Caitanya Swami
  6. Bhakti Carudesna Swami (BTS)
  7. Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami
  8. Bhakti Gaurava Narayan Swami
  9. Bhakti Gauravani Goswami
  10. Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami
  11. Bhakti Raghava Swami
  12. Bhakti Sundar Goswami
  13. Bhakti Vijnana Goswami
  14. Bhakti Vikasa Swami
  15. Bhaktivyasa Tirtha Swami
  16. Bhakti VV Narasimha Swami
  17. Bhakti-bhusana Swami
  18. Bhaktimarga Swami
  19. Bhurijana Das
  20. Bir Krsna Das Goswami
  21. Caitanya Candra Das
  22. Caitanya Candra Caran Das
  23. Candra Mukha Swami
  24. Candramauli Swami
  25. Caru Das
  26. Danavir Goswami
  27. Devamrita Swami
  28. Dhanvantari Swami
  29. Dhirasanta Das Goswami
  30. Drutakarma Das
  31. Giridhari Swami
  32. Giriraja Swami
  33. Gopaswami Das
  34. Gopal Krsna Goswami
  35. Guru Prasad Swami
  36. Hanumatpresaka Swami
  37. Harivilas Das
  38. Hrdayananda dasa Goswami
  39. Indradyumna Swami
  40. Janananda dasa Goswami
  41. Jayapataka Swami
  42. Jivananda Das
  43. Kadamba Kanana Swami
  44. Kalakantha Das
  45. Kavicandra Swami
  46. Kesava Bharati dasa Goswami
  47. Kratu Das
  48. Kripamoya Das
  49. Krsna Ksetra Swami
  50. Lokanath Swami
  51. Madhu Sevita Das
  52. Mahadyuti Swami
  53. Mahaman Das
  54. Mahatma Das
  55. Mahavisnu Swami
  56. Manonatha Das
  57. Matsya Avatara Das
  58. Medhavi Das
  59. Navayogendra Swami
  60. Niranjana Swami
  61. Partha Sarathi Das Goswami
  62. Prahladananda Swami
  63. Purushatraya Swami
  64. Radha Govinda Swami
  65. Radhanath Swami
  66. Rama Govinda Swami
  67. Ravindra Svarupa Das
  68. Romapada Swami
  69. Rtadhvaja Swami
  70. Sacinandana Swami
  71. Samik Rsi Das
  72. Sankarsana Das
  73. Satyadeva Das
  74. Sivarama Swami
  75. Smita Krsna Swami
  76. Srivas Das (BTS)
  77. Subhaga Swami
  78. Suresvara Das
  79. Trivikrama Swami
  80. Vaisesika Das
  81. Varsana Swami
  82. Vedavyasapriya Swami
  83. Virabahu Das

This list only gives the names of gurus currently accepting disciples, but aspiring disciples are not limited to this list in their search for a guru. Devotees in ISKCON are free to approach any ISKCON devotee in good standing for initiation, whether or not they are on this list, with the following provisos:

1) If the prospective guru is a disciple of Srila Prabhupada or a departed guru and has not gone through the nomination process, that prospective guru should go through the nomination process to accept disciples.

2) If the prospective guru is a disciple of a living guru, that prospective guru must obtain permission from his guru to initiate, and then go through the regular nomination process.

Not accepting disciples:

  1. Bhaktividya Purna Swami
  2. Bhakti Visrambha Madhava Swami
  3. Bhanu Swami
  4. Ganapati Swami
  5. Gunagrahi Das Goswami
  6. Jayadvaita Swami
  7. Mukunda Goswami
  8. Satsvarupa Das Goswami
  9. Vegavan dasa