Head of UK / Europe: Bhaskarji
Bhaskar Ramachandran is the Minister of Vedanta appointed by the Vedanta Institute to impart the philosophy of Vedanta in the UK and Europe. He heads the Institute and serves as the managing trustee. Bhaskarji is a senior disciple of the world-renowned philosopher A. Parthasarathy and has graduated from the three-year residential course at the Vedanta Academy. Following a career in the Merchant Navy he has been dedicated to the study and dissemination of Vedanta for 25 years.
Bhaskarji is a resource for several companies and has been invited to address organisations such as the Academy for Chief Executives, Young Presidents Organisation, J.P. Morgan, BP, Freshfields, Accenture, Ruia Group, British Wheel of Yoga and Halle University among others. His practical insights and clear presentation attracts CEO’s, businesspersons, professionals, spouses, students and people from all walks of life to his weekly classes in London and Manchester.
Bhaskarji conducts seminars, workshops and talks on various topics: Efficiency with Ease, The Pursuit of Happiness, Make the Ordinary Extraordinary, Activate the GPS Within, The Spirit of Spirituality, Love Life & Relationships.
Parul Jani is an exponent of Vedanta, the ancient philosophy of life and living. She is a senior disciple of the world-renowned philosopher A. Parthasarathy and has graduated from the three-year residential course at the Vedanta Academy. Parul is a graduate of St Martins School of Art and holds a postgraduate degree in Education. She has dedicated over 20 years to sharing the understanding of Vedanta. She has been invited to talk at organisations such as The Inner Temple, M&S, Worsley Parsons, House of William Blake, Manchester Metropolitan University, Greenwich University, M&G, BNP Paribas and Waterstones.
Nathaniel Dickson is a graduate of three year Vedanta Academy that returned back to the UK in 1999. Since then he has organised several retreats for Swami Parthasarathy and run classes in Manchester and Nottingham.Complementary to this he has worked in state education, counselling and counselling training.