Pancharatna dasa joined ISKCON in Toronto, Canada as a brahmacari in 1970. He went on to serve in ISKCON New York in various capacities until 1976 when he moved to Sri Mayapur. There he accepted many responsibilities including building construction and establishing the Bengali language division of the BBT.
He met his wife Atitaguna dasi in Mayapur and was married there in 1980, raising four children with her mostly in Mayapur.
He currently resides in Mayapur and serves the GBC in various capacities primarily through ISKCON Online (ISKCONOnline.com). He also serves ISKCON Sri Mayapur as a member of the Mayapur Community Sevaks team.