Dada Diiptimanananda

Dada Diiptimanananda learned meditation in September 1991. The spiritual practices gradually became the most important source of joy in his life, and in 1996, he decided to dedicate his life to teaching meditation and spirituality. He took training in Denmark and Sweden from 1997 to 2005 and then graduated from India and started work in Taiwan and Russia. 

During those years in Taiwan, he received Taiwan Scholarship for five years. He studied Chinese Mandarin and piano and completed a master’s degree in ethnomusicology. Same time, he taught yoga and meditation during fasting programs at Ananda Suruchi. He traveled extensively in Taiwan and Russia, giving Ananda Marga philosophy lectures and singing the Prabhata Samgiita songs.

He has been working in the US and Canada since 2013, organizing various retreats, conferences, meetings, and other events. He is active in giving lectures in philosophy and has recently started publishing YouTube videos with recordings of the Prabhata Samgiita songs and philosophical discussions. 

Dada Diiptimanananda has taught hundreds of people meditation and given personal instruction to over three hundred men and boys.

Dada Diiptimanananda’s special interests are yoga and meditation, long-distance biking, swimming, running, Prabhata Samgiita songs, classical music, spiritual philosophy, Master Units, and health awareness.

Didi Ananda Acira

Didi Ananda Acira is a yogic nun of Ananda Marga with 16 years of teaching experience in various countries in Southeast Asia, Canada, and the US. She loves to meditate and is very passionate about making the earth greener, a healthy lifestyle, and arts. At the moment, Didi lives in northern Califonia at the Ananda Dhiira Retreat Center. She often conducts different retreats, grows organic fruits and vegetables, and works with volunteers.

Special Interests:

Meditation, yoga, yogic lifestyle, and philosophy. Health, wellness, and natural detox. Organic farming and living a natural lifestyle.

Dada Kovid

Dada Kovid (Acarya Kovid Brahmacarii) has been practicing the meditation of Ananda Marga for more than 20 years. He was a medical student in Sweden when he decided to devote his life to the purpose of service & self-realization and become a monk of Ananda Marga. Upon completing his acarya (meditation teacher) training Dada taught meditation and yoga in Taiwan before arriving in the US in 2018. Dada is currently based at the Ananda Marga Meditation Center in Flushing, Queens (NYC). Online teaching enables him to assist anyone interested to try meditation.

Dada Satyamitrananda

Dada Satyamitrananda Dada has been teaching meditation and yoga since 1996 and became a yoga monk in 2001. He founded the Ananda Marga Yoga Academy in Singapore in 2007. Currently, he is conducting yoga and meditation training programs in Central America, Mexico, and the USA.

Didi Ananda Hitaprabha

Didi Ananda Hitaprabha is a yoga missionary nun and works in Ananda Marga since 2013. She has been teaching in the Philippines and the USA. Presently she lives in Texas, running a yoga meditation center.

Special Interests:

Mantra singing (Kiirtana), gardening, organic farming, sustainable agriculture, and social service activities.