Full Name:
Acharya Dr Vivekanand Sharma

Our present pandit ji was head Priest in Mauritius as from December 2009 to 2013 and as from September 2013 to now he had been serving as a head priest at Hindu temple Geeta Bhawan Derby.

As from the last 15 years, he has been serving the community. Before 2009 during his education, he taught astrology and Karmakand at Krishanbihari Ved Vidyalaya. He also had a role as a pooja coordinator at Rajasthan astrology and research institute Jaipur.

Pandit Ji has great knowledge of astrology and Sanskrit and can advise on these areas to individuals and groups. He also has a good knowledge of Janampatrika.


  • Shastri (Bachelor)
  • Acharya(Masters) and Bachelor of Education
  • PhD at Rajasthan university Jaipur

Our Derby Temple has also invested in a licence for Hindu Marriage Registrations which allows us to carry out ceremonies within the temple. Anyone who is interested in this service can now contact the temple directly on 01332 380407 and for personal services please contact Pandit Ji on 07459074768