His Holiness Bhakti Ashraya Vaishnava Swami, appeared in the year 1961. He came in contact with ISKCON in 1984 and joined as a full time devotee in 1985 in vrindavan. He received his Harinam initiation from H.H Gopal Krishna Goswami Maharaj.In 2013 on the auspicious day of appearance day of Vairagya Murti Srila Gaurkishor Das babaji He accepted the renounced order of life.
He sings Vaishnav bhajans melodiously and beautifully with explaination of their purports. Maharaj focuses on establishing loving relationship with devotees and everyone else. He is famous for his lectures in various language especially in Hindi, English, Orriya and well known for his simplicity. He has been recommended to become a member of vrindavan Regional Council by His Holiness Gopal Krishna Goswami Maharaj. Currently he is serving as a Regional Secretary of NCR (Vrindavan, Delhi, Punjab, Hariyana, chandigarh). Maharaj travels all around the world and also visits South Africa every year for colour festival.