Heart of India brings ancient knowledge from India to Europe. A part of the earnings is used to help an orphanage home in India.
Yoga Retreats (8)
Pinky was born in India. There, she has completed an advanced teacher training program at The Yoga Institute in Mumbai, the oldest organized yoga center in the world. After a few years of working and traveling all over the world, she has settled down in the Netherlands to introduce "Indian Classic Yoga", the traditional style of yoga. In Kerala, Pinky has studied Ayurveda and started giving ayurvedic massages. Currently, besides leading her own teacher training courses in France, she teaches in several other European countries and participates in yoga programs in Ghana and India.
Richard grew up in the Netherlands. Since the establishment of Center Lothlorien in France in 2002, Richard has helped with the organization of the center and has been organizing activities to familiarize young people with playing and living in nature. He was trained in the practical applications of Ayurveda in Kerala, South India. At The Yoga Institute in Mumbai, he studied the philosophy of life of yoga. Together with Pinky More, he is responsible for the organization of yoga retreats and yoga teacher trainings in France.
Frans Van Dongen
Frans lives in the Netherlands. He has been associated with the Yoga Institute, Mumbai since 1974 and has completed the seven-month yoga teacher training internally at the Yoga Institute. The Yoga Sutras in particular fascinate Frans to this day. He has translated and studied the sutras from Sanskrit. At the insistence of other sadhakas, a dictionary has been made with all Sanskrit words translated into English.
Trained as a Semi-Indian Classical Vocalist, Sneha pursued yoga, as a philosophy and way of life. Sneha studied at a young age at The Yoga Institute, India with a year-long Teacher’s Training course and continued her personal development at Hatha based Yoga Schools in India, like Sivananda, B.K.S Iyengar and others. Bhakti Yoga, Meditation and Therapeutics were an extended part of the learning and teaching. Having an international career as a Yoga Practitioner and Kirtaneer, in countries like Turkey, Bali, Hong Kong, North America and Dubai, Sneha now conducts Yoga Teachers Training courses.