Biographies

Ma Bhaskarananda

Ma Bhaskarananda

Ma Bhaskarananda (Ma Bha) studied directly with Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati for more than fifteen years, receiving intensive training in meditation, Sanskrit language and Yoga-Vedanta philosophy. She was a longtime resident teacher at Ananda Ashram and earlier served as a teacher and director at its sister organization, Brahmananda Ashram in San Francisco. Ma Bha was also on the faculty at the Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque for eight years, and in addition she offered classes and workshops at other centers in the U.S., Europe and India.
Ma Bhaskarananda left her body on February 12, 2016.