Swami Chidatmananda is a Law graduate from Osmania University. Inspired by Swami Chinmayananda, he joined Sandeepany Sadhanalaya in Mumbai in 1989 under the tutelage of Swami Purushottamananda.
In 1993 he was initiated into Brahmacharya Deeksha by Swami Chinmayananda and posted at the mission center at Hyderabad. He was initiated into Sanyasa Deeksha by Swami Tejomayananda, in 1999. He presently serves Chinmaya Mission Hyderabad and as Regional Head of Andhra Pradesh, India.