List of Initiating Gurus in ISKCON

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

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. Jayadvaita Swami
  6. Mukunda Goswami
  7. Satsvarupa Das Goswami
  8. Vegavan Das