Sneha Purohit

Learning Consultant, Author, Historian

Day 3 Fri
6:00 pm

Discussion: The Life of a Brahmacharini

Exploring the life changing decision of becoming a Brahmacharini.

Sneha is a mother, learning consultant, historian and writer. She is currenetly working on a book on the British Indian migrant history and is researching narratives of those who arrived from India and East Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. She regularly writes poetry when time permits.

Favourite Quote:

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished - Dao de Jing

Sneha has a keen interested in Hindu womanhood from a modern perspective, and the evolving role of women in society. For the festival, she interviewed Shripriyaji Chaitanya, Brahmacharini of Chinmaya Mission UK on "The Life of a Sanyasi". It was fascinating to hear her journey to becoming initiated and how her family has taken the decision and what we can do, even if we are taking a different path from hers.

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