Sripad Bhakti Sharan Vaishnava Maharaja
Sripada Vaishnava Maharaja left this world around 7 PM on Monday, January 9 in the company of devotees and listening to a recording of Srila Govinda Maharaja.
He showed a life of generous service to the devotees of Sri Sri Guru Gauranga and could easily be recognized as one dedicated to preaching and serving the precepts of his exalted gurus, Srila A.C. Bhakti Vedanta Swami, Srila Sridhara Maharaja and Srila Govinda Maharaja.
Sripada Vaishnava Maharaja (Prabhu Sruta Srava) showed extraordinary affection to Srila Govinda Maharaja and almost completely neglected his own life to continuously serve Srila Govinda Maharaja during his last few years.
Srila Gurudeva not only happily accepted this service but was very eager to have the company of Prabhu