Dandapani is an internationally renowned and highly sought-after speaker who is revolutionizing the business world with his practical and simple systematic approach to balancing work/life challenges.

His talks offer attendees an understanding of how the mind works so they can create sustainable changes in their personal and professional lives. He delivers keynote addresses all over the world and also presents half-day and full-day workshops.

He is consistently ranked as a top speaker by talk attendees and has been invited back by multiple groups for follow-up workshops.

Dandapani is a Hindu priest, entrepreneur and a former monk of 10 years. After graduating university with a degree in Electrical Engineering he left it all behind to become a Hindu monk under the guidance of one of Hinduism’s foremost spiritual leaders of our time, Sivaya Subramuniyaswami. For 10 years he lived a life of serious personal discipline and training at his guru’s cloistered monastery in Hawaii.

When Dandapani’s vows expired, he chose to venture out into the world making New York City his home. His mission is to help people live a life of purpose and joy by empowering them with tools and teachings that have been used by Hindu monks of his tradition for thousands of years. He works with entrepreneurs globally and companies such as Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Nike, Trivago, Fortress Investment Group, Xero in cultivating focus and managing energy. His TEDx talk has over 2.6 million views and his GoalCast video garnered over 45 million views in just five months.

Dandapani and his wife are also passionately creating a 33-acre spiritual sanctuary and botanical garden in Costa Rica to further their mission.


Simple, clear and impactful talks filled with practical takeaways

Dandapani gives keynotes all over the world, from small and intimate events by invitation only, to large conferences with thousands of attendees. He is often requested as opening speaker because his topic of Unwavering Focus harnesses audience attention and sets a precedent for the event. As testimony to how well Dandapani’s keynotes are received, he often gets invited back to present at the same event in subsequent years.


Opportunities to engage personally to create transformative learning experiences

Workshops are Dandapani’s personal preference for presenting. It allows him to dive deep into topics and get to know his audience, answering questions specific to them and teaching to meet their unique needs. These workshops are mostly half-day or full-day, but can be customized to any length with a minimum of three hours duration. Typically, half-day workshops are three hours and full-day workshops are six hours. (Breaks are in addition to these specified durations.)


Retreats are time to truly immerse in Dandapani’s teachings and tools to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences. He has conducted retreats in Asia, the Pacific, Europe and the Americas for senior management teams, smaller companies, forum groups or just a group of individuals. Retreats tend to be one-and-a-half days to a week in duration, sometimes longer, and can be arranged anywhere in the world. The client can plan the retreat, or Dandapani and his team can plan the entire event while working closely with the client.

Travels from: Nosara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

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