Srila Prabhupada, also known as A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, was the founder-acharya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) and a prominent spiritual leader in the Hare Krishna movement. He made significant contributions to spreading Sanatana Dharma worldwide.
Prabhupada’s main contribution was in the form of his teachings, which he presented in the form of books, lectures, and conversations. He wrote over 70 books on various aspects of Vedic philosophy and culture, including the Bhagavad-gita, Srimad-Bhagavatam, and the Caitanya-caritamrita, which have been translated into more than 80 languages and distributed around the world. His teachings focused on the importance of devotional service to Lord Krishna and the principles of Sanatana Dharma, such as karma, jnana, and bhakti.
Prabhupada also established ISKCON temples and centers in many countries around the world, which provided a platform for people to learn and practice the principles of Sanatana Dharma. He traveled extensively, giving lectures and initiating people into the Hare Krishna movement, which helped to spread his teachings and message.
Additionally, Prabhupada’s emphasis on sankirtan, or the public chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra, also contributed to the popularity of the Hare Krishna movement and helped to spread the message of Sanatana Dharma to a wider audience.
Overall, Srila Prabhupada’s contributions to spreading Sanatana Dharma worldwide have been significant, and his teachings and influence continue to inspire and guide many people around the world.