Sadhvi Ananda completed her primary and secondary school education here in Trinidad. Immediately after this she travelled to India to study Hindi and Sanskrit and completed an MA in Philosophy and studies in Mass Communications. She also received training with Hindu Swayamsevak Sangha. She is aspiring to do her PHD.
At present she is an orator on Sri Ramcharitmanas (Sri Ramayana), Srimad Bhagwad Gita and other holy books. She has also received formal training in Meditation, Yoga and Pranayama practices. Her spiritual journey has taken her to Indonesia, Japan, Israel, India, Nepal, Europe, the United States, South America and mostly the entire Caribbean region. She has given discourses and participated and organized various conferences in all these countries.
In Trinidad & Tobago she engages in spiritual and social service in mostly all areas of this country. Having received teaching in the shastras, Yoga and Meditation Philosophy from Swami Brahma Swarupananda Ji she has been speaking on these philosophies and propagating Hindu philosophy and Vedic thought and Indian Culture. She organized retreats for Kundalini Yoga and Ramayan classes in Hindi and English at different locations in Trinidad and Tobago.
She received Sannyasa Deeksha by her Sadgurudev ji Param Pujya Swami Avdheshanand Giri ji – Acharya Mahamandaleshwar head of the Juna Akhara, the largest order of Sannyasis in India of about 500,000. Her Initiation was historic to the land of Trinidad as she is the first daughter of this nation to receive such a scared initiation in her own Motherland.
At present she is working with Swami Brahma Swarupananda ji on his commentary of Sri Ramayana and translation of the Holy Scripture into various world languages.