Mukunda Goswami Sanga

A moment's association is the most precious gift...

Founder-Acharya: His Divine Grace
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Seniority

Superiority or seniority is, according to Srimad Bhagavatam 5.26.30, established by virtue of jamna, tapa, vidya, acara and varnasama. I would like to add two more factors - namely "age" and "spiritual advancement."