About Mandodari

Olga Mandodari Sokolova is a student of Dr. V. Sthapati Ganapati, a well-known traditional architect of Southern India who has relied on Vaastu principles in all of his projects. Olga received her certificate as Vaastu Shastra Consultant from the International Institute of Mayonic Science and Technology, Chennai, India in 2005 after completing classes conducted by Dr. V. Ganapati Sthapati. In July of 2007 , Olga Mandodari assisted Dr. Sthapati in his lectures at the Sivananda Yoga Center in Val Morin, Canada, and was herself a guest lecturer. Her first publication, llustrated Research Papers on Mayonic Science and Technology of Kumari Continent, was recently published in India.

Biographical Data :

  • Born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Resides in the Washington D.C. Metro Area, USA

Education :

  • MS in Civil Engineering from Architectural University of St. Petersburg, Russia
  • A.A.S. and A.A. degrees in Interior Design, Montgomery College, Rockville, USA
  • Certified Vaastu Shastra Consultant, International Institute of Mayonic Science & Technology, Chennai, India
  • 2012 - Received Ph.D. from The Open International University for Complementary Medicines, Colombo, Sri Lanka affiliated with The International Institute of Integral Human Sciences, Montreal, Canada.
  • 2014 - Certificate of Participation Ayurveda Wellness Course, conducted by Dr. Y. Mahadeva, Iyer's Sri Sarada Ayurvedic Hospital in association with Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre, Neyyar Dam, Kerala, India.
  • 2015 - Diploma No. 37458 Yoga Siromani - Teacher Training Yoga Course, at the International Sivananda Vedanta Yoga Centre, Grass Valley, CA.

Professional Affiliations: Allied ASID
According to the death will of Dr. Ganapati Sthapati Mandodari is a Member of Vaastu Vedic Trust, Mamallapuram, Chennai, India.