Fifty years ago, a 70-year-old spiritual teacher from India arrives in the West and settles among the hippies of New York’s Lower East Side. From a tiny storefront, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami starts a revolution of consciousness influencing tens of thousands in the U.S. and worldwide. But what happens to his movement after their charismatic leader’s passing? Will it survive? Will it change? Can an ancient Eastern spiritual tradition be relevant in the modern 21st century?
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“The juxtaposition between scholar and practitioner is very poignant in the film, the scholars lending gravitas and the practitioners showing bhakti in practice... The movie is inspirational and extremely well done. A must see for all who want to be uplifted and reminded that there is a rhyme and reason to the
STEVEN J. ROSEN — Author, New York
"Inspiring...heart-filled and heart-felt"
ABIGAIL DESOTO, M.A. - Author, Yoga Teacher, Washington, D.C