On February 28th, 2015 Radhanath Swami was invited by the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.
They had a very pleasant meeting and the two of them discussed about the Govardhan Ecovillage, the Prayag project and the various projects connected to it. The President was happy to go through the booklet about Govardhan Ecovillage with great interest. He noted the work done by ISKCON in reviving the economic prosperity of farmers, preserving the eco system, organic farming, etc.
The President glorified the unique contribution of Srila Prabhupada and the great service he did to humanity by spreading the message of Bhagavad Gita and the teachings of Lord Caitanya. The President also recollected his visit to Mayapur, Pune and Kolkata Rath Yatra festival.