Srila Bhakti Bimal Avadhut Maharaj
His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Bimal Avadhut Maharaj is the Acharya of Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math in Russia and Ukraine.
He met Srila Govinda Maharaj in the United States during one of the world preaching tours of His Divine Grace.
Following the will of His Divine Grace Sriman Jagannath Vallabha Prabhu (his name before sannyasa initiation in 2002) returned to Russia in 1996 and began to preach actively. He organized preaching programs, festivals, published books and magazines, created numerous websites, established many centers and temples.
In 2010 His Divine Grace Srila Govinda Maharaj appointed Srila Avadhut Maharaj as his Successor Acharya in Russia. According to His Divine Grace, “The devotees of Russia shall follow Sripad Avadhut Maharaj completely. If one hundred percent is not possible, at least all concerned will respect and regard him, because Sripad Bhakti Bimal Avadhut Maharaj has taken the leading role in the propagation of the Mission in Russia since the beginning. I want to see Sripad Avadhut Maharaj as the Acharya in Russia. I shall be pleased if everyone in Russia abides by Avadhut Maharaj and becomes loyal to him”.
Nowdays Srila Avadhut Maharaj successfully preaches in Russia, Ukraine and all over the world and acts the spiritual master and guardian of thousands of devotees and Truth seekers.
According to Srila Bhakti Sudhir Goswami Maharaj, one of the leading followers of Srila Sridhar Maharaj and Srila Govinda Maharaj, “Srila Avadhut Maharaj is the preacher of Krishna Consciousness number one on the planet Earth”.