Sonia Novaes is a Brazilian dedicated to the Teaching of Vedanta, Sanskrit and Chanting.
She began her spiritual journey early on, seeking to find a deeper understanding of self, the world and God. She started her studies on Vedanta in Brazil with Swami Vagishananda. After her graduation in Philosophy she moved to India to attend a residential course with Pujya Swami Dayananda and Swami Brahmavidyananda. Since then, she has made India her home, and founded Ātma Vidyā with the blessings of Pujya Swami Dayananda, conducting classes in-person and online.