Pandit Turumella Madhava Kumara Sharma is a formally trained
Hindu priest, Speaker, Author, Vice President of Hindu Forum of Britain and Director of the UK Council of Dharmic Faiths. He traditionally studied in Sanskrit and mastered the knowledge of Hindu scriptures. He is well known as a walking encyclopaedia of Hinduism. He did one and half year’s residential Vedanta course in and received ‘Dharmaveera’ title. He is very active in strengthening UK interfaith relations. His recent work regarding environment and conversation with Royal Botanic Gardens Conservation International called “Seeds of Unity” received wide accolades. He received multiple prestigious awards for his community service including “One of the nine jewels of Indian culture in UK”, “Bharat Gaurav (Pride of India)” and “Abhinava Vivekananda”. He is fluent in many languages including German. Madhava did his Graduation in Business Statistics and Post-Graduation in Computer Sciences. In his professional capacity he works as a Chief Executive Officer for a multinational Big Data company called Cove Venture.