Ananta Chaitanya is a dedicated Sadhak and Hatha Yoga practitionner and teacher graduated from Sivananda Teachers Training course in 2009 at the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Farm in Grass Valley, CA and has remained full time staff and teacher for the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center since then. He took the first monastic vow from Sivananda lineage in 2011. He served in Los Angles Yoga Center in 2010 and in San Francisco Yoga Center in 2011. Starting 2012, he travelled yearly to Vietnam as Swami Sitaramananda's personal assistant and taught the Hatha Yoga classes for the Teachers Training Course. Ananta ch. also assists Durga Leela in teaching the 12 days Ayurveda and Yoga Wellness Certification course integrating ayurvedic principles onto the yoga mat. He was also part of the teaching team for the Sivananda Sadhana Intensive 10 days course, which emphasis is the daily practice of pranayama. Ananta ch. resides at the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Farm in Grass valley which is a spiritual community on 80 acres land and has helped assisting the Permaculture Design course and overseeing the blossoming vegetable garden.