Ambarish Prabhu, a 44 years old bachelor, who has been in Iskcon for past many years, is aspiring to take initiation from Gopal Krishna Goswami. He has been in the sannyasa waiting list for the past four years.
He has been preaching in Russia. There is a recommendation by Gopal Krishna Goswami for making him the leader of the Russian group of devotees. Bhakti Vijnana Goswami is one amongst his mentors. He has also passed the Bhakti Sastri test.