About US

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

Team

Sri Karanam Aravinda Rao

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

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.

V Shivakumar

Shivakumar V

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.

Nithin Sridhar

Nithin Sridhar

Nithin Sridhar is an author and speaker based in Mysuru, India. He is the Editor of Advaita Academy and IndiaFacts