The English word mentor means an experienced person who advises and helps somebody with less experience over a period of time. These are eleven roles and responsibilities of both mentors and mentees:

  1. Foster Confidentiality
  2. Recap, Update
  3. Cultivate a Teacher and Pupil Relationship
  4. Be Laser-Focused and Create Structure
  5. Accomplish Goals
  6. Build Trust Through Engagement
  7. Challenge Each Other With Open-Ended and Curious Questions
  8. Facilitate Learning Opportunities
  9. Provide Feedback Going Both Ways
  10. Follow-through and Avoid Generic Tips
  11. Share Core Values

We have two kinds of mentors for PJC. There is always the elder, more senior ज्योतिष गुरु (Jyotiṣa Guru) who is the head of a batch of PJC. The second type are the उपाध्याय (upādhyāya) under the Jyotiṣa Guru. The third is the आचार्य (Acharya) परम गुरु (Param Guru), the course creator of PJC and who is symbolically a part but can also conduct some classes or be present in the contact classes, webinars etc.

परम गुरु (Param Guru)
  • Pt. Sanjay Rath - Sanjay RathBE.MechEngg, Jyotiṣa Guru, Jaimini Scholar Personal Website DBC Education/ New Delhi, India +91 9818593935 fb/SanjayRath Sanjay Rath belongs to a traditional family of astrologers from Bira Balabhadrapur Sasan village of Puri, Orissa, which trace their lineage back to Shri Achyuta Das (Sri Achyutananda). Sanjay studied under his uncle,… ...
ज्योतिष गुरु (Jyotiṣa Guru)
  • Christopher Jacobs - 🚹 Christopher Jacobs 📧 🎓 Jyotiṣa Guru [Qualified Jaimini Scholar, Jyotiṣa Pandita] ☎ +44 07730-135195 As a devotee of Amritanandamayi for over 20 years, Christopher has had a long-standing interest in vedic culture and practices. He was fortunate to meet and have several readings in London with Pt Sanjay… ...
उपाध्याय (Upādhyāya)
  • Gandharv Verma - 🚹 Gandharv Verma 📧 🎓 Upādhyāya [Jyotiṣa Paṇḍita] ☎ +44 7425609076 Gandharv is a practising astrologer from United Kingdom while also managing pan Europe Sales for Multinational Technology Company. He originally hails from a pious, banking family from New Delhi, India. Academically he is a Gold Medallist MBA from… ...
  • Anuja Katyal - 🚺 Anuja Katyal 📧 🎓 Upādhyāya [Jyotiṣa Paṇḍita] 🌐 ☎ +1 415 218 2257 Anuja Katyal is a practicing astrologer in USA while also working as a Design Researcher in Fintech.  She began her journey into astrology as a teenager with an avid interest in Vedanga, Vedanta, and… ...