Initially set up as a independent initiative, Advaita Academy is now part of the Center for Spirituality at Indic Academy. ( www.indicacademy.org) .The primary goals of Advaita Academy are :
a) To provide traditional scholars, teachers & Gurus, necessary technological, logistical & administrative support for conducting classes, courses & retreats.
b) To establish a Gurukul offering three year courses in traditional Advaita Vedanta
Sri Karanam Aravinda Rao
Sri Karanam Aravinda Rao is a retired senior government officer. He holds a Ph.D in Sanskrit and has authored a book in Sanskrit titled 'Analysis of jnanam in the Upanishads'.
Hari Kiran Vadlamani
Hari Kiran Vadlamani is a venture investor and a social entrepreneur based out of Singapore. He is the founder of Indic Academy(IA), an institution that is seeking to build a renaissance based on Indic civilisational thought.
Shiva is a professional with over two decades of business experience and a student of Vedanta studying under a traditional teacher.
He writes on the intersection of Vedanta and daily life and is passionate about preserving the traditional wisdom as expounded in the scriptures. A big fan of MOOCs, he is also loves to leverage technology platforms to disseminate knowledge.