Pt Vinay Sharma was born in an Ashram in Haridwar. His humble beginnings and quest for the search of truth, inspired him to read many Ancient Indian scriptures. He therefore has deep knowledge of Vedas, Upnishads and Puranas. He currently serves as the Head Astrologer of Astrolekha.com, and has written numerous articles for the website. He has completed Jyotish Alankar from Bharatiya Vidyabhawan, India. His areas of expertise is Vedic Astrology and he had guided many people to overcome difficulties in their daily life by studying planetary positions in their natal charts. He has a great understanding of Mantras and he believes that these mantras can provide positive vibrations to ward off evil forces if recited with complete reverence and can be used to please god and goddesses. He also understands the seven chakras of the human body and has read many ancient texts on them. He strongly believes that going deeper in understanding these seven chakras can ultimately lead to spiritual enlightenment and self realization.