सत्वरकवितासविता कश्चिद्गौडोSहमम्बिकादत्तः |
गणपतिरिति कविकुलपतिरितिदक्षो दाक्षिणात्योsहम् ||
Kāvyakaṇṭha Vāsiṣṭhagaṇapati-muni was good at composing poems even at a very young age. He excelled at composing poetry at an unimaginable pace. In his early years, he travelled to Navadveepa in Bengal to participate in poetry competitions. Navadveepa, which was full of people belonging to the Navīna-nyāya school of thought, hosted a poetry competition in the year 1823 ACE. (on the jyeṣṭha aṣṭami).