On January 29, Wikipedia made a tribute to ISKCON50 by featuring a prominent reference to the 50th anniversary of the Mantra-Rock Dance, complete with an image of the famous promotional poster with Srila Prabhupada, under its “On This Day” section on the Main Page:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

with links to Srila Prabhupada’s and the Mantra-Rock Dance’s full articles:

The feature will stay on the Main Page for 24 hours until midnight (UTC).

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The Mantra-Rock Dance took place on January 27, 1967 in San Francisco and became Srila Prabhupada’s first major preaching event on the West Coast of the United States. It was organized by then Mukunda Dasa, Shyamasundara Dasa and Malati Dasi and featured some of the iconic rock groups and countercultural figures of the time.

Please find screenshots attached.

 

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