Certified Raw Food Nutritionist and Essene Minister
anand sahaja loosely translated from Sanskrit means “Spontaneous Bliss!” She is the author of the introductory book on Paganism called the Good Wiccan and co-author of Powerful and Dominant Health and developed many recipes for the book, Eat Like Eve. She has also written books on Mid Century Modernism: How Modern Was My Valley and Mondo Vegas; and Skin Health – Stop Picking on Me. She is a Certified Raw Food Nutritionist under the Maestro of Naked Chocolate, David Wolfe, at the Body Mind Institute.
Anand was ordained as an Essene Minister in 2011 by David Carmos, a Bishop of the Essene School founded by Dr. Edmond Bordeaux. (David Carmos also ordained and consecrated Viktorus Kulvinskas, Patricia Bragg and Dr. Gabriel Cousens.) She is a Master Tarot reader with uncanny psychic abilities.
Anand was born and raised in the City of Angels, is an artist, illustrator, writer and lay architect by trade and an esoteric educator by cosmic demand. She and her husband, Chef Mason, have been historic preservationists for twenty years.