His Holiness Bhakti Prabhava Swami, born in Belgium, in 1960, met devotees in Ghent in the summer of 1992. From 1992 to 1996 he was active in Nama Hatta preaching in Ghent, and joined the Radhadesh temple in 1996. In 1994 he met His Holiness Bhakti Charu Swami who accepted him as his disciple and gave him first initiation on 12 March 1998 and second initiation on 25 August 1999. In 31st May 2015 he Was Awarded sannyas initiation by Bhakti Charu Swami. Right after his first initiation he became the first secretary for the newly formed European RGB. He organized the first European Leaders Meetings (ELM) and went on several missions for the European RGB. In 2004 His Holiness Bhakti Prabhava Swami was requested to become to Secretary for the Global GBC Body and the Secretary for the GBC Executive Committee. He fulfilled that role until September 2009.
During that period he attended all GBC meetings and all GBC mid‐year meetings. He organized the first GBC midyear meeting held at Prabhupadesh in Italy in October 6‐9, 2006. He continues to attend the yearly GBC meetings as Recording Secretary.
From 1996 to 2007 he engaged in management of the Radhadesh projects, mainly taking care of supervising the administration, tax defense and legal matters. He also served as legal director, trustee, teacher and student in the Bhaktivedanta College.