Sri Sri Sri Dr. Nirmalanandanatha Mahaswamiji is an ardent disciple of His Holiness Bhairavaikya Jagadguru Padmabhushana Sri Sri Sri Dr.Balagangadharanatha Mahaswamiji. Poojya Swamiji was born as Nagaraj on 20th July 1969, Son of Sri Narsegowda and Smt. Nanjamma in a village called Cheernahalli in Gubbi taluk of Tumkur district. Sri Swamiji with the M.tech Degree from IIT Madras in structural Engineering was influenced by Life's Practical Philosophy of Sri Guruji. With a zeal to understand the eternal truth he earned Master's degree in Sanskrit Advaitha Vedantha . Poojya Swamiji was initiated into Holy ‘Sanyasa’ in the year 1998. His selfless service and involvement in the activities of the math impacted on the Guru to adopt Sri Nirmalanandanatha Swamiji as his rightful heir and occupy the responsible post of heading Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamstana Math. After the Mahasamadhi of Sri Guruji, Sri Sri Sri Dr. Nirmalanandanatha Mahaswamiji revered the divine seat as the 72 Jagadguru of Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamsthana Math.
His Holiness is actively involved in counseling activities and guide the ones who have a strayed and beguiled from the righteous path. He is the ideal example for present day youth who try to mimic the shallow western culture disregarding our rich values, as a influence of modern education. In addition to advocating the Jnana and Karma path of Sri Sri Sri Dr. Balagangadharanatha Mahaswamiji he fervently believes in integral development through adherence to Raja yoga, the path advocated by Swami Vivekananda.