Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

  • He was the most popular Bhakthi reformer from Bengal
  • He was born at Nabadwip (Bengal)
  • He was the disciple of Keshav Bharti.
  • He was also known as Gouranga and Vishwambar
  • He preached Vaishnavism in Bengal and Odisha
  • Puri became the main centre of his activities
  • He was also the first to introduce Kirtans in Bhakthi movement
  • The form of Vaishnavism that he preached came to be called as ‘Gudik Vaishnavism’