Join the Vedic Vision Society for a Krishna Talk on “How to Motivate Yourself” featuring esteemed speaker Nityananda Pran das on Thursday, February 2 from 7:30–9 p.m. in Wishnick Hall, Room 116. Dinner will be provided for attendees. See you there and bring your friends.
His Grace Nityananda Pran das is a practicing Bhakti Yogi and Vedic scholar. For the past 12 years, he has influenced the lives of many, especially the youth in the Chicagoland area. He is regularly invited by educational institutions like Illinois Tech, Northwestern University, UIC, and Purdue University to speak on topics based on the Vedic worldview. Prior to taking up a Vedic lifestyle on the path of self-realization, he spent over 16 years in the field of marketing and market research, working for Nielsen, one of the top market research firms in the world. Over the past years, some of his speaking themes ranged from the nature and dynamics of relationships to developing a thoughtful approach to education, the environment, and living in harmony with nature. He received an MBA from Oklahoma State University and a Master’s in Market Research from the University of Georgia following his move to the United States from India in 1995. He is currently involved with multiple non-profit organizations including the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON).