Welcome to Anaadi Foundation

Founded by Shri. Adinarayanan and Smt. Smrithi , Anaadi Foundation is a Socio-spiritual organization dedicated to Self-Unfoldment of individuals . Anaadi in Sanskrit means "beginningless". It represents pure consciousness which has neither beginning nor end. Anaadi Foundation is named so as the organisation does not have a "characteristic" beginning. It flowed as a natural next step in our lives. Anaadi Foundation offers a platform where those connected with us can experience their beginningless nature and lead a life of happiness, fulfillment and selfless service. Based on core Indic principles and values, we offer programs catering to a diverse audience.


Culture Focus


Mahabharata is an awesome narrative and is extremely multidimensional. Designed to be experientially enriching, our Mahabarata programs are offered in various formats.

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Vikasa Leadership Retreat

Designed for youth and young professionals, this residential retreat with an Indic approach empowers one to act with vibrant energy that is rooted in inner stability.

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Himalayan Yatra

A trip to the Himalayas can be transforming in many ways. The yatra is designed to bring out the innate potential in everyone by combining treks, yogic practices, ecological education and meditation.

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Education Focus

Joy of Learning

A half-a-day program for school and college students to help them manage cognitive biases and have a stress-free joyful educational experience.

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The Children's Leadership Awakening program is a 3 Day residential camp, with an Indic approach provide children with the physical, mental and emotional tools to awaken their leadership potential.

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Joy of Teaching

Joy of Teaching is designed to equip the teachers with the necessary attitude and aptitude to be happily successful at the multiple roles and their lives. It is offered on-site as well as a residential camp.

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Wellbeing Focus


Yoga is integrated into the fabric of all the programs at Anaadi Foundation. Soukya Yoga, a set of simple practices suitable for all ages, is our flagship Yoga program.

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Mouna Tapasya

While thoughts, words and actions helps us to interact with the world, silence helps us turn inward. The Mouna Tapasya opportunity offered at Anaadi, assists participants in experiencing deep silence and peace within.

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Unending Quest

Delivered as talks at host institutions, Unending Quest is an opportunity to discuss on the quest that one has in one's life.

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Sustainability Focus


The Anaadi Sustainablity Awareness for the Young program is being run in partnership with UN's Sustainability Development Platform.

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Adinarayanan, founder, Anaadi Foundation is a Tapasvi and visionary teacher. With a decade of teaching and research experience at Amrita University, he co-founded Anaadi Foundation for societal well-being. He has an MS in Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University and was with the Software Industry before moving into academics. He has reached out to more than ten thousand students through his Computer Science, Yoga and Cultural Education based courses and programs. He has spent more than 100 days in Mouna Tapasya for the well being of all.

Smrithi Rekha Adinarayanan is the co-founder of Anaadi Foundation. She was formerly an Edtech and Cognitive Science researcher at CREATE Labs and a Faculty member of the CSE Department at Amrita University. She has an MS in Information Systems from University at Buffalo, USA and Amrita University. Before moving to Amrita, she was with Infosys Technologies, Bangalore. With a rich experience in teaching and research, Smrithi has inspired several teachers and students through her insights on the teaching and learning process. In 2015, she was at the University of LAquila, Italy as Visiting Professor. A regular practitioner of Yoga and a technology enthusiast, she blends meditation, technology, humor and stories in all her sessions. She devotes her energies in designing the various initiatives and programs of Anaadi Foundation.


Anaadi Foundation

9/7, Balaji Nagar
1st Street, GN Mills PO
Vellakinar Pirivu
Ph: +919486819843 | +919487006160
Email: anaadifoundation at gmail dot com

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