Srinivasacarya Dasa grew up in South India. During his middle school he picked up practice of asana. After completing his Masters in Computer Engineering at University of South Carolina, he joined Micron Technology Inc. as a Software Engineer in 2002. Around the same time he started a serious study of Vedic texts and a practice of Bhakti Yoga with emphasis on mantra meditation. In 2005 he was formally initiated into Bhakti Yoga by His Holiness Hanumat Presaka Svami. Eventually, he completed High School and Bachelors level studies in Bhakti Yoga. In 2013, he took a six month break from work and traveled to India for a full time intensive study of Sanskrit and deepening of his mantra meditation. He has been regularly conducting classes on Bhagavad Gita and other Vedic texts at the Bhakti Yoga Center, his home and various venues in the treasure valley since 2006.