Prakashadhi retired from her job as a social worker in 2009 and then spent some time in India teaching English language skills to students studying around Nagpur. She now spends her time looking after some of her seven grandchildren and gardening. She writes poetry (occasionally!) and enjoys walking in the lovely Welsh hills where she lives. She is a member of the Shrewsbury sangha and teaches mitra study. She was ordained in 2018, having first met the Dharma at Taraloka in 1990.