Intention, Meditation & Manifestation with Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi Mohanty

Intention, Meditation & Manifestation with Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi Mohanty

Meditation and spiritual practices bring out the four ’I’s in you: Innovation, Intuition, Inspiration and Intelligence

— Sri Sri Ravishankar




Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi Mohanty is an institution builder, academician, public relations professional, author, and the biographer of 15th President of Bharat, Smt. Draupadi Murmu. Under guidance of her spiritual Master, Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shanakar and as the first member, she is instrumental in establishment of Sri Sri University, the 1st private University enacted by the Government of Odisha. 

She holds an MSc Physics from NIT, Rourkela, an MA and a PhD in Public Administration, an MBA and an LLB from Utkal University. She was a school topper, University Gold medalist and is currently working as the Director, Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC), Head, Public Relations and Social Outreach at Sri Sri University, Cuttack, Odisha. 

With 22 years of teaching and administrative experience, she is also the Director of Sri Sri Advanced Global Centre for Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies. She has authored 50 research articles, three books, and more than 5000 Press releases. She has been guiding 7 doctoral research scholars. 

She has convened three Government-sponsored National and International Conferences, and curated and conducted more than 100 Management/ Faculty Development Programmes for various cross-sections of professionals. She has been an Art of Living Life Skills and Meditation trainer since 2005 and completed 1,00,000 hours of training and teaching.

Some of the awards received by Vijaya Lakshmi are:
1. Navaratna Samman for Education – (25.12.2023) – by State Council for Artistic Research and Training, Odisha at Kalabikash Kendra, Cuttack, Odisha for exemplary contribution in Education. 2. Sebashree Samman– 2022 by Odisha Juba Sampadika Sangha and Chandinichowk Mandir Parichalana Committee on the auspicious occasion of Rath Yatra (1st July, 2022) in Chandnichowk, Cuttack. 3. Anant Kumar Mishra Smruti Samman from Parikrama in 2021 4. Award for Exemplary contribution in Education on 26 January 2018 on the occasion of Republic Day by the Rairangpur Sub Division, Department of Information and Public Relations, Government of Odisha. 5. Makara Samman, Bhubaneswar in 2014 6. Utkal University Gold Medal for Public Administration in 2000 7. Rai Bahadur Durga Charan Das Memorial Gold Medal for Public Administration in 2000.


You can follow Vijaya Lakshmi on 

In this conversation, we discuss about

  • Her mentor and spiritual guru
  • Her family and the learnings from her childhood
  • Leadership qualities
  • Success and Desire
  • Passion, Compassion and Dispassion
  • Challenges, tasks and priorities 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top

Join the Bhogya Community

Subscribe to our Newsletter and get notified of updates!