Michael is the founder of www.panchang.com a site that helps people make better use of their time using Vedic astrology. His first book Panchang Moon Astrology (Thorsons) explains the ancient Vedic art of using auspicious timing to empower your important actions and is based on his doctoral work completed at the Florida Vedic College.

His second book, Moon Astrology for Lovers, is a practical guide on getting the most out of relationships and understanding your partner.

His most recent book, The School of Braja explores the magical and healing effects of sacred sound known as Kirtan and Bhajan, the music of India’s ancient Bhakti Yoga devotional tradition.

Michael is a founder of the Cranmore Foundation, which studies the world’s ancient wisdom traditions to formulate new design principles for the creation of deeply sustainable businesses and organisations.

Michael has practiced Bhakti Yoga for over forty years and studied with A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami in the 70s and was more recently mentored by the late BV Narayan Swami, a respected Vedic scholar and teacher of the path of love and devotion found in the Bhakti texts of India.

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