Acarya Abhiramananda Avadhuta (Dada) Abhiramananda learned meditation in India in 1993 and became Ananda Marga Whole Time Sannyasin in 1999. In the following years, he held several responsibilities for Ananda Marga in India. He was nine years in the delicate duty of Sectorial Office Secretary of Delhi Sector, India, until October 2015. During that time, he successfully facilitated events, seminars, conferences, structural work of the organization, and big gatherings called Dharma Maha Sammelan (DMS) hosted in several cities and areas of India. He served for ten years in the Aviation Department of India as a meditation advisory official and gave meditation workshops in different airports of India. Several thousands of airport officials have benefited from his classes.
Acarya Abhiramananda Avadhuta is the Sectorial Secretary of Ananda Marga in New York Sector since 2015, and the President and Spiritual Director of Ananda Marga Canada. He is based in Flushing, New York, where he teaches meditation classes to the public, but he also travels extensively for his work. As the administrative head of Ananda Marga, he participates in various conferences at United Nations, Indian Embassy, and the Interfaith Community.