By Brajsunder Das
GBC Minutes 2017 – Sannaysa Waiting List. The following are the candidates for sannyasa along with their respective waiting periods. “During the time of Lord Chaitanya, the influence of Shankaracarya in society was very strong. People thought that one could accept sannyasa only in the disciplic succession of Shankaracarya. Lord Chaitanya could have performed His missionary activities as a householder, but He found householder life an obstruction to His mission. Therefore He decided to accept the renounced order, sannyasa.