Siddhartha Krishna

He was raised in the family tradition of Yoga. H was educated at the Kailas Ashram Brahma Vidya Pitha, a monastery focusing on the teaching of Vedanta whose name is related to well known scholars and Masters such as Swami Vivekananda (founder of the Ramakrishna Mission), Swami Ramatirth (founder of the Ramatirtha Mission), Swami Tapovan (Master of Swami Chinmayananda, founder of the Chinmaya Mission), and Swami Sivananda (founder of the Divine Life Society). Later, he taught courses on Sanskrit grammar and Indian philosophy at the same monastery, and also edited their publications on Vedanta. In his further study he has specialized on Veda and Yoga philosophy as well and has published translations of and commentaries on Sanskrit texts. Siddhartha also writes two columns in the quaterly magazine Australian Yoga Life. Currently, he teaches at Swami Rama's Ashram of the Himalayan Masters in Rishkesh, India, and as a guest instructor abroad. Omkarnanda Ashram Hiamalayas has produced CDs of some of his philosophical discourses.