Sri Swarupananda Brahmachari is an Indian Yogi of highest eminence and stature and a living enlightened Guru of the greatest spiritual lineage of Kriya Yoga of Mahavatar Sri Babaji Maharaj and Yogiraj Sri Shyamacharan Lahiri Mahasaya. Being an incarnation of love, compassion and magnanimity, He is revered as Premavatar by His disciples and devotees all over the world. He has initiated innumerable fortunate souls into the sacred royal science of Kriya Yoga. He has dedicated His entire life in propagating the teachings of Kriya Yoga worldwide as directed by His esteemed Guru, a spiritual giant and Kriya Yogi, Sri Hariharananda Paramahamsa.
He is the founder of the Kriya Yoga Mission, Kolkata and is the author of the highly acclaimed book Kriya Yoga. His grace, benevolence and guidance transforms the lives of Kriya practitioners and devotees and protects them from all perils and constraints. Being a true spiritual preceptor, He, by His conscious choice have eluded all forms of propaganda and publicity. He always maintains the traditional secrecy of Kriya Yoga as a top priority. He is highly adored and venerated by all disciples who laud Him with different names such as Gurudev, Gurubaba, Guruji, Baba etc.