Chaitanya Charan


Chaitanya Charan: Mentor, monk, speaker

  • Spiritual teacher for nearly 25 years in the bhakti-yoga tradition through its modern-day expression, ISKCON (International Society for Krishna consciousness)
  • Author of 27 books that explain the relevance of Vedic wisdom-texts including the Bhagavad-gita and the Ramayana
  • Author of the world’s only daily blog on the Bhagavad-gita,, where he has written some 4000 articles on the Gita.
  • Invited speaker at TEDx, World Peace Conference- UNESCO, Intel, Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, Stanford, Princeton, Yale, Harvard, MIT, and Cambridge.
  • Gives 400 talks across 100 cities in 4 continents every year
  • He is the author of twenty-five books, some of which are:

    ENERGY – Your Sutra for Positive Thinking

    Science and Spirituality; The Spiritual Scientist series, volumes 1

    Science and Spirituality; The Spiritual Scientist series, volumes 2

    Recession – Adversity or Opportunity?

    Why do we need a temple?

    Frequently Unanswered Questions

    Idol Worship or Ideal Worship?

    The Gita for Daily Enrichment

    Oh My God! Re-answering the Questions

    My Little Bhakti Companion

    Timeless Insights on Today’s Issues

    10 Leadership Sutras from Bhagavad-gita  

    GK for PK!

    Prabhupada: The moments that made the movement

    The Eye to see the I: 121 reflections on Bhagavad-gita

    Belong: 121 reflections on Bhagavad-gita

    To read a few of the author’s articles published in The Times of India and The Economic Times, please click on the links below:

    To know more about the author’s life and experiences, you can read the following articles: