Head of Ministry of Cow Protection & Agriculture
Since 2015 is the ISKCON Minister for Cow Protection and Agriculture. He has worked as a SPN (GBC Strategic Planning Network) member since 2013. Born in Brazil from a family of farmers and agriculture professors, he has worked with farm communities since 1994. He has visited most of ISKCON farms around the world and is working on an ethical dairy equation for ISKCON and a platform to assist the farm projects to find solutions for a simpler and more natural way of living.
Kalakantha das runs the ISKCON Continental Farm Conferences Cycle, which is already established in Europe, North and South America and is scheduled to reach Australia and Russia by 2019, and South/ Southeast Asia by 2020. He is based in Sri Mayapur with his family.