50 years ago, His Divine Grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada arrived in London with the promise to give everyone a chance to see God face-to-face. He fulfilled this promise by installing Their Most Beautiful Lordships Sri Sri Radha-Londonisvara in the heart of the most important city in the world.

Here we are, all these years later, growing the mission of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu from strength-to-strength. Our community is growing in numbers, diversity and quality. We are no longer just a monastic movement, we are now a community of many families, successful professionals, students, renunciants, as well as full-time temple residents.

Srila Prabhupada stated that festivals are "mothers of devotion" because they give rise to bhakti. We have planned an exciting week of celebrations to bring us all together in order to remember and appreciate our past, absorb ourselves in the rich spiritual association of the present, and to project our transcendental desires into the future, setting the pace for the next 50 years. All together as an international society, we have the power to make profound changes within our own hearts and in the world around us.

We warmly invite you to please join us for our Golden Anniversary celebrations and feel yourself enter the spiritual world and the family atmosphere that is ISKCON-London.


Each day will have a specific theme, which will be reflected in that day’s activities. We warmly invite you to immerse yourself whole-heartedly in everything that will take place, using it as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn more about our history from those who were present at the time, gain greater appreciation for the gifts that Srila Prabhupada has given us, and deepen your spiritual practices in enlivening association.



This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to support the celebration of Their Lordships’ Golden Anniversary.

By becoming a Golden Anniversary Sponsor, your generosity supports the financing of the celebrations in such a monumental year. Your contribution reaches many areas including Deity worship, decorations, marketing, prasadam distrubution, the care of senior devotees and VIPs, venue hire and expenses (e.g. lighting and sound) etc.

This year, all Golden Anniversary sponsors of £51 and above will receive a beautiful gift as a small token of our gratitude. There are also opportunities to become a Golden Anniversary Friend, Half-Patron or Patron.

We are delighted to offer limited edition (only 108 sets available) maha padukas (shoes) of Sri Sri Radha-Londonisvara to sponsors £251 and over, with the addition of an exclusive large canvas print of Sri Sri Radha-Londonisvara to sponsors £501 and above.

Become a Golden Anniversary Sponsor and get the special mercy of Their Lordships.



Various 50th Anniversary branded-clothing and merchandise are available at Radha’s Boutique whilst stocks last. This includes hoodies, T-shirts, caps, woolie hats, badges, bead bags, and key rings.

Deity Maha

A special Deity maha stall will be available during the celebrations. Items include maha jewellery, maha outfits, maha shawls, items made from maha outfits such as bead bags, hand bags, cushions for home Deities, and more!

Special edition of Back to Godhead magazine

Pick up a copy to find out more about the UK story.

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Srila Prabhupada
Founder-Acharya His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

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