Vinita Rashinkar is an author, health and wellness expert, speaker, spiritual counsellor and Tourism and Wellness PR specialist.
Vinita is the Founder and Managing Director of Amara Vedic Wellness GmbH, a Dusseldorf based company founded with the intention to bring the hidden aspects of Vedic knowledge to the common man, thereby promoting total wellness encompassing the body, mind and spirit. She has a Masters degree in English Literature and is a gold medallist and rank holder at Bachelors and Masters degree levels. She has studied at London College of Fashion and done an executive program at Harvard Business School. Vinita also owns a company called BlueBrick Marketing which works with state tourism boards and private companies to help them promote their products in the international markets.
She is the Founding Director of Sri Chakra Yantra Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation created with the intention of bringing individuals and organizations together to improve health and well-being, cultivate spiritual knowledge, expand consciousness and provide authentic information about Tantra and Sri Vidya as outlined in the Hindu Scriptures.
As a wellness expert, she derives satisfaction in promoting ancient Indian forms of wellbeing such as yoga, meditation, Ayurveda and other related modalities.
Vinita’s first book “Sri Chakra Yantra” was published in August 2019 and the second book “Chakras” was published in August 2020. She has studied principles of Ayurveda, yoga, meditation, chanting, chakras, stress management and spiritual counselling under various masters for the past 20 years. Her mission is to provide guidance to individuals from all walks of life with techniques, habits and training for lifelong health and wellbeing.
She regularly conducts meditation programs for top executives of Fortune 500 companies in Europe and she organises wellness retreats annually in Reunion Island and Mauritius. She is also known in Russia and CIS for her talks on spirituality and esoteric Indian subjects encompassing Sri Vidya, Yantra and Chakras.
Vinita was instrumental in setting up the Windflower Resorts and Spa chain of properties in South India. This group won several accolades for their wellness centres, including AsiaSpa awards for Best Destination Spa and Best Ayurveda Spa. She has also worked as consultant on Ayurveda projects in Sri Lanka and Mauritius. Vinita was recently shortlisted for the Times Group SheUnlimited Entrepreneur Award.
Vinita has been a regular contributor to popular publications and portals, writing on subjects of health and lifestyle. She has been actively involved in the development of medical and wellness tourism in South India. She is presently working on another book based on the Brihadaranyaka Upanishad.
Vinita has been featured in various Indian and international publications such as Femina, Outlook, Asiaspa, Finest Finance and Vogue. She is currently working with a major TV channel to provide health and wellness content while continuing to follow her career path in Tourism PR.