Acharya Santosh Tripathi jiHe hails from Kashi (Banaras) in the state of UP, India. He obtained a Master?s degree (M.A - Acharya) from Sampurnanad Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya (University), Varanasi/Kashi, UP, India. Acharya Santosh jee has been performing the rituals and festival duties and has intense knowledge in teaching about Hindu religion viz., Karmakhand, Anushthan, Sri Maha Mrutyunjaya jap, Shata Chandi Mahayagya, Rudra Mahayagna, Sri Vishnu Mahayagna, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Mahayagna, Sri Hanumat Mahayagna etc., in various ways and Havanatmak Mahayagya and under Hindu religion various shodash sanskaras like Engagement, Marriage, Mundan, Upanayan, etc, also other poojas like Shilanyas, Bhoomi puja, Vaastu shanti, Gruha Pravesh (House Warming), Business Inaugurations, Vehicle pooja, Sri Satyanarayana pooja, Rudrabhishekam, Navaratra Kalash Sthapan, Chandipaath, Navagraha Pooja, Sri Lakshmi Puja. All above pooja practices are performed with impeccable ease and sanctity. He also delivers lectures on Srimad Bhagwad Geeta, Ramayana, Shiva Purana and Srimad Bhagvatam. He is fluent in Sanskrit and Hindi, well versed in Astrology, Vaastu, Hastarekha (Palmistry). He has served in various capabilities of President, Trustee, Manager, Acharya, Vyasashree, Samrakshak at various temples and related organizations in India. Enjoy the privilege of obtaining his guidance If you are planning a visit to North India, for information on to visit temples in Kashi/Varanasi and Neighboring temples in the states of North India.