Born to a devout family in Pavanje Village in South Karnataka, the making of this spiritual luminary was visible from childhood. Inspired by Pujya Guarder, the young seeker of knowledge underwent Tgourous training at Chinmaya Mission's Sandeepany Sadhanalaya ashram in Igor., After the completion of the intensive thremyear Vedanta course. Pujya Guru., recognising the brahmacharrs mastery of the scriptures and missionary zeal, asked him to begin conduaing spiritual discourses immediately. is a living portrait of simplicity with depth. humility with courage, and wisdom with devot.n.