Anand Mehrotra is a spiritual master who was born and brought up in Rishikesh on the banks of the Ganga. He grew up on the lap of his Master. Surrounded by very loving people, he grew up in a very yogic family who had their personal sadhana, a great family who was steeped in the tradition. From a very young age, he was exposed to profound teachings of the Himalayan Yog-Vedantic Tradition and began practicing. He was identified as a prodigy. He respected and was engaged by the elders of the tradition. He has been an exceptionally brilliant student throughout his life. While engrossed in studies, he always had an intense thirst for knowledge. He spent years studying and practicing. He was very involved with a genuine interest. At a young age, he had very profound inner experiences, inner cognition accompanied by deep authentic teachings. He grew up with his Master and through him, had the privilege of spending time in the high Himalayas, journeying to the Himalayas.
Anand started teaching this profound knowledge consistently at the age of 21 and has been teaching ever since. He has traveled extensively around the globe and his teachings have impacted many people. His students include people of all ages, all nationalities, including leaders and celebrities, actors, creatives, lawyers, successful entrepreneurs, and young students − a vast range of people from North America, South America, Europe, China, Australia and many more countries. There have been documentaries made of him and he has taken part in other documentaries. He has led people in transformative journeys in the Himalayas as portrayed in some of those documentaries. He has been featured in international publications and magazines. As a conscious Jyotish Master, Anand consults and shares his incredible insights and wisdom with many all over the planet.
Anand has dedicated his life to honoring the pure knowledge of the integrated practices of the original teachings and wisdom of the Himalayas and to protecting the integrity of the powerful techniques contained in these ancient practices. He has developed Sattva Retreat, Sattva Yoga, Sattva Yoga Academy, Sattva Connect, an online platform, and Sattva Summit.
When Anand was still in his teens, he founded Khushi Charitable Society and the Sattva Foundation, organizations that still offer support to the local communities, supplying food to those in need, and medicines and medical equipment to hospitals and clinics. He continues to be an active philanthropist, always excited about creating employment opportunities for people so that they can become economically independent, He is very passionate about conscious farming, organic practices and nourishing nature, so he founded Sattva Organic Farms.
Anand Mehrotra is an enthusiastic, conscious entrepreneur. He eagerly conceives of new enterprises and then quickly manifests them. He has designed buildings and sacred spaces. He created Yogini Ayurveda and The Sattva Collection which both support artisans in India. He established Sattva Publications and has written and published three books. He is a phenomenally creative being who started Sattva Music and has recorded and released sacred music through that company. Anand’s current projects are many, including the development of Sattva Jyotish Gems, Rasa Resorts and other retreat places. The new Sattva n Co Organics will be launched soon with the release of its first product, its own brand of Kombucha.