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The followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism and Uddhava Sampradaya claim that Caitanya Mahaprabhu and Swaminarayan respectively, are incarnations of Sri Krishna.

Are there any references made by Srivaishnava Acharyas, that accept such claims?

(It would be better for Srivaishnavas to answer this question, but all are welcome!)

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    Sri Vaishnavas respect Acharyas of other sects, but I don’t know any Sri Vaishnava works that refer to Chaitanya Mahaprabhu or Swaminarayan as incarnations. Oct 27, 2018 at 14:18
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    @KeshavSrinivasan yes they sure do! I am a Srivaishnava myself... Vadakalai to be precise... and you are Thenkalai I suppose?
    – user15963
    Oct 27, 2018 at 17:42
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    Oh cool, my Dad’s a Thenkalai and my Mom’s a Vadakalai, so I’m a Thenkalai by birth, but my beliefs lean more to the Vadakalai side. Oct 27, 2018 at 17:44
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    @KeshavSrinivasan oh! It’s the opposite for me... My mom is Thenkalai and my dad is Vadakalai... So I’m a Vadakalai too...
    – user15963
    Oct 27, 2018 at 17:45
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    @RakeshJoshi I am a Srivaishnava myself, and I can clearly observe that the Swaminarayan Sampradaya (or Ramananda Sampradaya) is NOT AT ALL close to the traditions and ritual customs that we follow today... For example, they emphasise on Radha and Goloka, which we don’t believe in... Also, they have five Tattvas in their philosophy, while we have three...
    – user15963
    Oct 28, 2018 at 6:47

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