Her Holiness (Pujya) Bhavana Shinde is a Computer Engineer from the University of Mumbai and an MBA from the University of Miami. She started her spiritual practice in 1999 under the guidance of His Holiness Dr. Jayant Athavale. The subconscious and meditative techniques she learned at SSRF helped her face life’s challenges successfully. It helped her gain deeper insights that allowed her to guide others in their life’s journeys. In January 2015, she reached Sainthood. She is now overseeing all of SSRF’s activities worldwide and is conducting lectures and guiding people interested in Spirituality in Asia and North America.