He is a disciple of His Divine Grace Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1947. In 1967, in Tucson Arizona, he met devotees of Lord Krishna. Kavichandra Maharaja moved to Dallas, Texas, where there was a school in Krishna Consciousness for his three-year-old daughter. He also worked at the Spiritual Sky incense factory in Los Angeles. At nights he would go out and distribute books. For some time he managed the Radha-Damodara group. After that he went to Fiji for some time In 1981, he went to Japan and started book distribution and Harinama programs there. In 1982, Kavicandra Swami took sanyasa and was made the temple president of Tokyo. In 1986, he went to Indonesia and was made GBC and then of Singapore in 1989. He also visits Cambodia, Cyprus, Greece, Japan, Laos, Vietnam and Israel, and is co-GBC of Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Rio Muni, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaire, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.