Daivajna K N Somayaji
Daivajna Somayaji specializes in Traditional Vedic Astrology and Vaastu shastra. An expert in Vaastu Shastra, a regular stream of visitors can be seen at his doorsteps for Vaastu Shastra for Offices, Vaastu Shastra for homes, flats etc.
He is the Editor of Rashtriya Panchanga (Govt. of India Publication) since 1982, also Asthana Panchanga Kartha (Kannada) of T.T. Devasthanam, Tirupati. He was Editor of Sastra Siddha Panchanga (English) of T.T. Devasthanam (1984 to 1987) also a Member of National Standing Committee of C.A.P.A.R.T., (Council for Advancement of People’s Action and Rural Technology) New Delhi (Govt. of India Nominee), He is also a Member of Kendriya Samskrutha Vidyapeetha, Tirupati (Govt. of India Nominee). He is nominated as Member of the Central Sanskrit Board. Govt. of India. This is the Highest Body in the Country for the Sanskrit Education and policy decisions. He is also nominated as member for Grant-in-aid committee. This is one of the Highest Funding committee for Development Sanskrit Education in the country.
His Vaastu Sastra and Astrological acumen has received wide accolades. Besides this, he has established an oriental learning center, the Kalpatharu Research Academy (in 1981) Bangalore, to promote & study, Veda, Agama and Sastra and brought out several research publications and same has been incorporated with Jagadguru Shankaracharaya Mahasamsthanam Sri Sringeri Sharada Peetham, Sringeri (October 1997). He has served as Director of the Academy, which is a division of Sri Sringeri Sharada Peetham. He established a Vedic School on traditional lines in his hometown, where a number of young and promising students are learning sastras.