By Swami Harshananda
The Vedāntasāra is an extremely popular elementary textbook of Advaita Vedanta. Sadānanda is its reputed author. He might have lived in the 15th or 16th century. Not much is known about him. Nṛsimha Sarasvatī, the author of the commentary Subodhinī on the Vedāntasāra, was a disciple of Sadānanda’s disciple.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore