Born in Georgetown Guyana, His Grace Kripanidhi Prabhu was initiated by Srila Prabhupad in 1972, at the age of 21, in Portland, Oregon, USA.
On the direct order of Srila Prabhupad, he traveled and distributed books as a brahmacari for the next 11 years.
In November 1977, he was briefly sent to Vrindavan, where he was present during the final pastimes of Srila Prabhupad. He was privileged to dig the samadhi by hand for Srila Prabhupad on the night of November 14th with another brahmacari.
He returned to India in 1983 and served as President of the New Delhi Temple for 6 years. During this time, he opened one of the first bhakti yoga clubs at IIT – the Indian Institute of Technology with a special focus on synthesis of science and religion.
He also lectured and organized programs with ISKCON’s Bhaktivedanta Institute.
He returned to Canada in 1989 where he continued distributing books and preaching as his main service for the next 30 years.
Now he resides in Sridham Mayapur with his family, where he serves Sri Sri Panchatattva on Their altar, manages & distributes Srila Prabhupada’s books at the International Book booth, participates in Harinams, & preaches Krishna Consciousness & Science to students, professors, pilgrims & guests.