Mr. Chandrashekhar Raghu (CHANDRA for short) is a Faculty member of the Hindu University of America Florida (HUA), teaching Samskritam. A PMI certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Chandra holds a B.E (Honors) degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Madras, India. He is currently working in the role of a Vice President (Digital Transformation) in Houston.
Chandra has an IT career spanning 4 decades and has worked in the past for the Tatas, IBM, Unisys, Sun Microsystems, Sungard Energy, British Petroleum, Baker Hughes, and The Viswa Group. His areas of interest include Operations Research, Samskritam, and SanAtana-dharma. An informal student of Pujya Swamiji DayAnanda Saraswati, he enjoys yoga and meditation and has been teaching Samskritam since 1991, currently to around 300 students across the globe. Chandra is also the Founder Chairman of a 501(c)3 non-profit organization by name AARSHA VIDYAA BHAARATI
Chandra’s ancestors, specifically Polagam Sri Rama Sastry, have been great Samskritam scholars and poets. His father, Sri Raghunandanan, was given the title of “MeemAmsA shiromaNi” by the Madras Sanskrit College. Chandra’s wife Hemalatha is the Director of “Life in Yoga” Measured Yoga Therapy for their Houston Chapter. She also teaches Samskritam and VedAnta to a global audience.View our whole team