Swami Shankarananda Saraswati



Swami Shankarananda is a disciple of Pujya Sri Swami Dayananda Saraswati. While he was still working, he was introduced to Vedanta at Arsha Vidya Gurukulam at Saylorsburg, USA and had the privilege of studying with Pujya Swamiji and  his disciples who taught there including Swami Viditatmananda, Swami Tadatmananda, Swami Pratyagbodhananda and Swami Tattvavidananda for many years. After this, he attended a three year residential course in Vedanta and Sanskrit at the Arsha Vijnana Gurukulam in Nagpur taught by Pujya Swamiji and Swamini Brahmaprakasananda between 2004 and 2007.

He was blessed with teaching assignments in the long-term Vedanta and Sanskrit courses taught by Pujya Swamiji and Swami Saksatkrtananda between April 2010 and August 2013 and in the subsequent course led by Swami Sadatmananda between 2014 and 2017 at Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Anaikatti, Coimbatore. He taught Sanskrit and various Vedanta-prakaranas, conducted guided meditations and Satsangs in these courses.

Swamiji presently teaches online classes on Vedanta and Sanskrit and also conducts a few retreats at the Gurukulam.