Shri. Sudarshan Kannan is a philosopher, author and poet with a multi-faceted background in diverse fields like vedanta, yoga, psychology, mathematics, management and music. He has dedicated his life from his young age to full time research of ancient philosophy and spirituality. Engrossed in spirituality for twenty five years now, he serves one and all through his sessions and guidance.

For the past two decades, he has conducted regular discourses on various scriptural texts like Bhagavad Gita, Upanishads, etc., thus inspiring people to experience life in totality and progress towards their ultimate purpose. His talks are soul-stirring and well received worldwide.

A unique feature of his lectures is the practical application of ancient wisdom in the modern context. His interactive sessions and individual guidance have solved the personal problems of many and provided them with a sense of direction in life.

He provides an opportunity to pause and think liberally so as to enhance personal growth and rise to higher levels of perfection. His emphasis is on creating a long-term effect in an individual instead of providing mere quick-fix solutions – a permanent cure rather than a temporary relief. Being a graduate in mathematics, his approach is very methodic and logical. His clarity of presentation and articulation in expression have attracted people from all walks of life.

He has done his post graduation in business management and masters in psychology. Many companies have approached him to conduct regular workshops for top-level management and senior executives. Topics include stress management, inspirational leadership, creative thinking, key to efficiency and effectiveness, principles governing a successful organization and time management.

He has conducted training programs for educational institutions on conquering exam fears, personality enrichment and the like, with the focus on helping gain perfect control over one’s mind and scale greater heights of success. He has also addressed individual organizations on topics like increasing marital harmony, effective parenting, etc.

Some of his presentations have been at:


General bodies Individual Corporate houses Educational Institutions
•  International Leadership Forum  (Middle East) •  Al Khan Est. (Muscat) •  Anna University
•  Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (Business Centre)  •  Ernst & Young Pvt. Ltd •  Stanley Medical College
•  Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) •  The Control group Ltd. •  American British school
•  IAS Officers – Chennai Secretariat •  Britannia Ltd. •  MOP Vaishnav college 
•  Freemasons group •  Singapore Telecom    (Women)
•  Madras Management Association (MMA) •  ebm-NADI International Pvt. Ltd. •  Sai Ram Eng. College
•  Anna University Alumni Club •  Accel Frontline •  GSS Jain College
•  Rotary Club •  Rane Motors •  Ethiraj College
•  International Women’s Association (IWA) •  Kone elevators •  Saraswati Vidyalaya
•  ISHRAE •  Al Hashar Group (Middle East) •  Devi Academy
•  Southern Railways •  Indian School Darsait 
•  Indian Bankers’ Association    (Middle East)

He has done his masters in yoga. His emphasis is not on mere physical exercises per se, but on tapping the inherent powers of the mind and using them to heal one’s life and improve overall wellbeing – physical, mental and spiritual.

His intuitive musical talent was nourished by the famous classical singer, his grandmother Smt. Kurungudi Sundaravaradan who hailed from the holy town of Kanchipuram.

His musical composition for Adi Shankaracharya's Nirvana Shatkam along the principles of Yoga Sankirtan is the first of its kind.