Didi Ananda Nanda is a yogic nun and teacher of meditation. She lived and worked in S.E. Asia and the Far East for many years, where she founded kindergartens, took part in service and disaster relief programmes, and taught meditation to numerous women of all ages. Didi, who studied fine art, is currently focusing on visual art events and projects that reflect the meditative lifestyle, practices and philosophy of Ananda Marga. She facilitates art retreats and art workshops, as well as arranging online art galleries that display the work of artists in Ananda Marga. In 2021 she collected art for the Awaken the Divine Artist in You Gallery, and in 2022 founded the Art for Women Gallery.