Mission Statement

To provide university campuses and visitors to the temple with vegetarian meals that are subsidized, healthy, freshly prepared, karma-free, and Yoga-friendly (sattvic). Proceeds are used to support a not-for-profit initiative of karma-free food distribution across university campuses, elders in the community, and shelters for the homeless.

Get Krishna Lunch
 

 

  • AFFORDABLE

    We offer boxed meals for $5!  Possible with the help of volunteers passionate about sharing Karma Free food.

  • CONVENIENT

    Krishna Lunch is available 5 days a week. You can select a location near you and reserve your box right here!

  • VEGETARIAN

    100% vegetarian. No meat, fish or eggs. It is prepared in a completely vegetarian kitchen that follows strict Vedic Standards.

  • KARMA FREE

    Cooked with the mood to offer back to the Creator. We use Sattvic ingredients that is not agitating to the mind and body.

  • PLEASE NOTE: EXCEPT FOR NORTHWESTERN; WEDNESDAY APRIL 29TH IS THE LAST DAY FOR KRISHNA LUNCH TILL AUGUST.   WE WILL MISS YOU ALL!!!

    Menu for week 4/20

    Monday
    1. Rice
    2. Dhaal Makhini (Whole black Indian lentils and kidney beans)
    3. Aloo Gobi (Seasoned cauliflower and potatoes)
    4. Blueberry Halwa (Dessert made of cream of wheat and blueberries)

    Tuesday
    1. Rice
    2. Channa (Chickpeas in spiced tomato gravy)
    3. Gauranga Potatoes (Indian potato salad)
    4. Almond Saffron Halwa (Dessert made from cream of wheat, almonds and saffron)

    Wednesday
    1. Flavored Rice
    2. Paneer Butter Masala (Home-made cheese cubes in creamy tomato & cashew sauce)
    3. Walnut Halwa (Dessert made from cream of wheat and walnuts)

    Thursday
    1. Rice
    2. Chole Palak (Chickpeas and spinach)
    3. Paneer Tikka Masala (Marinated paneer with a spicy tomato gravy)
    4. Carob Ladoos (Carob and Coconut sweet balls)

    Friday
    1. Spiced Rice
    2. Spicy Black Chickpeas
    3. Seasoned Broccoli and Paneer
    4. Pineapple Halwa (Dessert made from cream of wheat and pineapples)
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    Note: All orders after 10 am will be counted towards next day’s Krishna Lunch.

    Volunteer for Krishna Lunch and get your lunch box for free:
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    ISKCON Chicago also caters Karma Free food for various events. Find out more about our Catering and Bake sales.

    View ISKCON Chicago’s Food Vendor License