Sadhvi Anandamaiyee Giri is a young, pioneering spiritual leader and orator of Sri Ramcharitmanas, Shrimad Bhagwad Gita and other holy books. She is a trained teacher of Meditation, Yoga and Pranayama practices and a Sannyasin of the Juna Akhada.
She received spiritual instruction in the Vedas, Upanishads, Ramayana, Bhagavad Gita and other holy shastras from Swami Brahm Swarupanandaji. At the age of 18, Sadhvi ji commenced her global travels, disseminating spiritual knowledge and the tenets of Vedic Sanatan Dharma throughout the world. In her years of spiritual sadhana under the guidance of Swami Brahma Swarupananda ji, she has visited many pilgrimages in India and travelled many countries across the globe.
She has studied Hindi, sanskrit and has completed MA in Philosophy. She has also been a Swayamsevika of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangha for over twenty (20) years. Currently, Sadhvi ji is advancing her studies in Sanskrit and Post colonialism as well as aspiring towards her PhD with the Hindu University of America.
She was officially initiated into the order of Sannyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2016 by Param Pujya Swami Avdheshananda Giri ji, Junapeethadhiswar Acharya Mahamandaleshwar of the Juna Akada, India. Sadhvi ji’s Sannyas Deeksha is historic to the land of Trinidad and Tobago as she is the first and youngest daughter of the Indian Diaspora to receive initiation into Sannyas in her own Motherland.
In Trinidad & Tobago, she gives daily spiritual discourses (satsangh), teaches meditation, provides spiritual counseling and mentoring, and oversees humanitarian projects and activities. She also organizes various local and international conferences under the auspices of the Brahma Vidya Peetham International organization.
Currently, she is working with Swami Brahma Swarupananda ji in translating the Sri Ramacharitmanas in various world languages as well as co-authoring various books on Sri Ramacharitmanas. Additionally, she contributes regularly to daily and other renowned publications. She has been featured in many prominent National Television networks in Trinidad and Tobago. She is also the co-host and contributor of the Dharma Mangalam television series in Trinidad and Tobago.
Sadhviji currently serves as:
General Secretary – Brahma Vidya Peetham International.
Secretary – Foundation for Vedic India
General Secretary – International Academy of Kundalini Dhyaan Yoga