Sven Martin Windmeier (Shivatma Dasa) is a Krishna West project leader in Germany. Since his early childhood, he was searching for God and came in contact with Krishna Consciousness in the early 1970s. Besides his spiritual practice, he was always involved in different kinds of humanitarian aid and worked with mentally disabled children and teenagers. Since the 1980s he actively helped the broadcasting of Krishna’s teachings in Germany. He lives now in Liebenau, near Hanover, Germany, and continues to help people in their social and spiritual needs.