e-Sanga is a service of ISKCON, Big Island of Hawaii which is global online community broadcasting the science of self realization – Krishna Consciousness through live conference-call classes on Bhagavad Gita and Srimad Bhagavatam.  We are part of the greater Hare Krishna movement, or the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) encompassing 400 international temples, farms, communities, restaurants and eco-villages, as well as over 650 websites.  The following is an article published in Back to Godhead Magazine summarizing the historical roots of ISKCON.