His Grace Kaunteya Prabhu Born in Rome, Italy, in 1963, he joined ISKCON in May 1980. After years of full-time book distribution, he moved to India, where he has been based for thirty years and where he served, among other things, as Gurukula teacher in Mayapur (teaching Bhakti-sastri, Bhakti-vaibhava, etc.) He is also a certified mediator and has practiced conflict resolution in several countries.He has a PhD in Indovedic Psychology and serves as distance-learning professor of Indovedic Philosophy and Psychology at the Bhakti Yoga College (Florida, USA), overseeing students from various continents: www.centrostudibhaktivedanta.org/en
He authored/compiled the following books on congregational development: the Bhakti-vriksha Manual, the Book of Icebreakers and Super Sunday. He has travelled to dozens of countries, often more than once, presenting seminars and workshops on principles and ideas for building vibrant Vaisnava communities.www.iskconcongregation.com
At present he is serving as Co-Minister with HH Jayapataka Maharaja, his diksa-guru of the ISKCON Congregational Development Ministry,Co-Chairman with HG Gopal Bhatta Prabhu of the GBC Organizational Development Committee, Trustee and faculty member of the GBC College for Leadership Development (www.gbc-college.com) Member of the GBC Strategic Planning Team and Strategic Planning Committee for Mayapur.