|Kesava Bharati Dasa Goswami met his spiritual master, His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the Founder of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in 1972. In 1973 he was formally initiated and received the spiritual name, Kesava Bharati Dasa. On 1st January 1979, he entered the renounced order of life and received the further title Dasa Goswami. Since then, Kesava Bharati Dasa Goswami has dedicated his life to teaching the science of Bhakti-yoga. He has traveled extensively, having lived in eight countries, including England , Spain , Italy , France , Greece , the Fiji Islands , India , and the United States.
He has graduated with honors from UCLA with a BS in Business Management, spent a year as the Assistant to the Studio Manager at Columbia Pictures in Hollywood, and pursued a successful career as a professional musician in the San Franciso Bay Area.
Maharaj presently lives in a monastery in the village of Govardhana , one of the most profound places of pilgrimage in India. He travels twice a year on lecture tours to Europe and the United States.
He is an English editor and presently edits the books of the senior Sanskritist of ISKCON, Gopiparanadhana Dasa, and the books of one of the leading authors of the movement, His Holiness Sivarama Swami. Since 1998 Goswami has been involved in the publication of eight authoritative books on the science of Bhakti-yoga, including the first English translation of the Gaudiya Vaisnava classic, Brhad-bhagavatamrta, with the auto commentary by its author Srila Sanatana Goswami.|