Hare Krishna!
The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started It All

Hare Krishna! - The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started It All
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I am a fan of Prabhupada's life story but this film tells it with far too much glitz and no deeper investigation at all. Check the Rotten Tomatoes reviews before watching.

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