Chennai, India—The ISKCON Communications Ministry hosted the Fifth Annual Vaishnava Christian Dialogue in India, December 16-18. The Dialogue is part of a global effort by the Ministry to promote understanding between members of ISKCON and other major religious communities. Previous dialogues were held in Tirupati, India. This one was held at ISKCON’s temple in Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu. In India, the dialogue takes the form of a three-day meeting between Gaudiya Vaishnavas, Sri Vaishnavas, Catholic Christians, and Protestant Christians. Twenty-three participants attended including professors, priests, ministers, nuns, sanyasis, temple presidents, and other religious leaders. All participants are people of faith, in addition to their academic qualifications. This.