Nagapriya was born in the UK in 1969. While studying for a degree in Philosophy, he began practising with the Triratna Buddhist Community and was ordained as a Dharmachari in 1992. In 2013 he moved to Mexico and helped to found el Centro Budista de Cuernavaca, where he is currently Director. In addition, he is part of a team training men from Mexico for ordination into the Triratna Buddhist Order. Nagapriya is author of Exploring Karma and Rebirth (Windhorse, 2004), Visions of Mahayana Buddhism (Windhorse, 2009), and co-author of AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Buddhism (OUP, 2016 with Kevin James).