ISKCON Boston will only accept the following donations:
· Financial (cash, check, credit card or PayPal)
· Food which can be used in the kitchen for offering to the deities (bhoga). Donated food cannot include any meat, fish, eggs, mushrooms, onion or garlic
· Time (for volunteer inquiries, please email [email protected])
Donations not included in the above list will not be accepted. The temple will not accept any physical goods. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:
· Clothing, shoes, fabrics
· Electronics of any kind
· Exercise equipment, bicycles
· Furniture, furniture accessories
· Dishware, pots, pans, kitchen supplies, etc.
· Books, CDs, other media
· Paintings, prints, picture frames
While we greatly appreciate your support, the temple does not have a need for physical goods. If you have any questions prior to making a donation, please email [email protected].
Thank you in advance for your cooperation and support in serving our beloved deities, Sri Sri Radha Gopivallabha.
Donate by Check
Please mail your donation check, made out to “ISKCON of New England”, to
ISKCON of New England
72 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02116
You can also drop your check at the temple at any time. Make sure to request a receipt from the front desk or gift shop assistant.
- If your check is for a one-time donation please write the purpose in the check's memo field. If for a feast sponsorship, specify the date of your sponsorship as well.
- If your check is for a monthly donation please write "ISKCON of New England Lover of Radha Gopivallabha Program" (or simply, "LRG Program") in the check's memo field.
On receipt of your check your donation is recorded by the temple treasurer. All monthly donors will receive a quarterly temple financial report. Year-end donation summaries will be mailed out to be received by January 31 of the following fiscal year.
Donate via PayPal
Major Temple Expenses
Festival Deity Worship
Deity outfits for Sri Sri Radha Gopivallabha, Sri Sri Radha Krishna, Jaganatha, Baladev, & Subhadra, Gaura Nitai - $1001
Janmastami Flower Outfit (Midnight Aarti) - $251
Jewelry - $151
Festival Garlands - $151
Festival Flower Arrangements - $201
Prasadam feast - $201
Deity Bathing (Abhisheka) - $108
Sunday Worship Service
Prasadam feast - $201
Deity Worship - $171
Sunday Feast Deity Garlands - $71
Wednesday Evening Service
Prasadam feast - $151
Deity Worship - $711
Wednesday Deity Garlands - $51
Daily Deity Worship
Full day Deity worship - $101
Daily Deity Garlands - $51
Morning Sweets & Aratika - $11
Breakfast Offering & Aratika - $31
Morning Fruits & Aratika - $21
Lunch Offering & Aratika - $51
Afternoon Fruits & Aratika - $21
Dinner Offering & Aratika - $31
Evening Sweets & Aratika - $11
Bedtime Milk & Sweets Offering - $11