Dr. Anuradha Choudry is a highly motivated Sanskrit scholar dedicated to revealing the deeper secret of the Vedas and promoting Sanskrit as a living, modern, spoken language. She also seeks to create awareness about the power of ‘sounds’ from thoughts to languages in our lives with a special emphasis on the transformative power of Sanskrit sounds which can serve as an aid to a more peaceful and healthier individual and collective living. A graduate from the Sri Aurobindo International Centre of Education, Puducherry, she completed her Ph.D in Sanskrit on Vedic Psychology under Dr. K.E Dharaneedharan from Pondicherry University where she sought to show the practical application of this new kind of psychology in our daily lives. As a volunteer with Samskrita Bharati, Anuradha is an active advocate of Spoken Sanskrit and has conducted many 10 day Spoken Sanskrit camps in Bharatam (India) and abroad.
At present she is a Fellow at the Development Foundation, a think-tank based in Bangalore, conducting research on alternative discourses on Development based on the Indian Civilisational Ethos. She is also associated with the Centre of Indian Psychology, Jain University, Bangalore.. She is a freelance Instructor for Sanskrit as a Yoga and is a resource person for organisations like Auroville International, the School of Philosophy, Compagnie Prana and others. > more about Dr. Anuradha Choudry