The Children of Light Educare is an initiative of the Ananda Kutir Education Trust.

Trustees of Ananda Kutir Education Trust (AKET)

Volker Rainer Wolf (Swami Vidyananda), Spiritual Head

Mala Makan (Maitri), Managing Trustee

Marchelle Whitebread (Karuna), Treasurer

Simone Elizabeth Brophy (Triveni), Fundraiser

Administrative Support to Board of Trustees

Kamal Makan (Kavi), Secretariat and Legal Advisor

The Trust is generously supported by other committed professionals including:


Karuna participates in strategic planning workshop


Hilary Harker (Devi), Yoga Teacher

Caroline Booysen, Village Todds Educare Headmistress


Hilary Harker (Yoga Teacher) and Premilla Kassen witness the signing of the Trust Deed with Kavi Makan


Caroline Booysen (Village Tods) and Tania Witbooi (Grade R Teacher)

Inspired by Swami Sivananda