Anakhya is a Victorian College of the Arts graduate and professional singer and singing teacher who has worked with Opera Australia, Victorian State Opera and Victorian Opera Company, she has represented Victoria in numerous national singing competitions both in the classical and contemporary singing genres and was a finalist in the Metropolitan Opera, German Operatic and Placido Domingo International singing awards. Anakhya has also performed in numerous Music Theatre Productions, winning many awards from the Music Theatre Guild.
Anakhya is passionate about Yoga, Kirtan, Puja and Meditation and has studied these practices for over 25 years in both Australia and India. The sacred Art of Kirtan allows Anakhya to combine her knowledge and love of music with the divine, creating, through her voice, a vehicle which leads one toward an ecstatic, healing and heart expanding experience. The practice of Call and Response Chanting brings a sense of serenity and peace, leading one toward their inner bliss. Anakhya is also an experienced spiritual counsellor and meditation teacher and has studied the method of Self Inquiry for many years.