Adi Purusha Dasa, a brahmacari, has been an active member of ISKCON since 1989, and is a disciple of Gopal Krishna Goswami. In 1990 he joined the ISKCON temple in Lviv, Ukraine, where he served as a book distributor. He was a member of the Ukranian BBT for over ten years where he translated the Caitanya-Caritamrita, parts of the Srimad Bhagavatam and other devotional works. He moved to Vrindavan in 1999 where he now studies and teaches sastra. He currently teaches Bhakti Sastri and Bhaktivaibhava courses in Europe and India. He is a faculty member in Mayapur Institute (MI) and Vrindavan Institute for Higher Education (VIHE). He is also one of the teachers during Govardhana Retreat.