Founder of Veda Studies & Veda Belgium - Study and chanting of Vedas to understand the source texts of yoga and for personal development.
Born and raised in Bangalore, India, Shantala studied Sanskrit in school, learning the script, grammar as well as important epics and scriptures. Sanskrit chanting has been part of her upbringing and she credits much of her knowledge to her mother who taught regular classes in their home for over 30 years. While continuing her own studies in Sanskrit & Vedanta, she aims to follow her family tradition and is keen to make this practice accessible to an international audience. She is a student of The Challakere Brothers, learning the Vedas traditionally with all the nuances of Vedic phonetics.