Ravindra Svarupa Dasa

Ravindra Svarupa Dasa (William H. Deadwyler, Ph.D.) joined the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he served for most of his devotional career. He is an initiated disciple of His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.

Ravindra Svarupa Dasa earned his B.A. in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in religion from Temple University. He is an ISKCON initiating guru and an emeritus member of the Society's Governing Body Commission. He lives in Potomac, Maryland.