When Mahi was eleven, his family members, being all yogis, taught him yoga. The whole family belonged to the yoga meditation and pranayama, therefore focusing on the spiritual development of a human. For example, Mahis father was a disciple of Sri Ramana Maharishis student. However, not only family members influenced Mahi on his way! He spent a lot of time learning Hatha yoga, Bhakti yoga, meditation, and Karma yoga with monks and swamis.
RYT 500 IYN Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher Hatha, Vinyasa, Aerial & Yin Yoga Teacher Anatomy Guide Art of Teaching instructor Amy’s love for yoga developed because of her Mothers influence when she enrolled her on a yoga course in her teen years. This special seed of yoga grew to fruition as her practice grew, and she found an inner peace and self-confidence that she felt compelled to share.Her classes combine the meditative qualities of movement with introspective moments that allow students to access their own inner guide and find yoga healing aspect.
During a life-long self-practice and over 7 years of teaching Akshay has honed a teaching style which is strict and emphasis’s the essential importance of bio-mechanics (the subtle movements of body parts) and a real life approach to philosophy. Akshay brings this teaching style into his theory classes are practical in nature. In his approach he aims for students to experience a firsthand the physical and physiological impact of yoga asana. Not only the physical muscles are explained but a also the subtle energy of Prana which he believes also has to be guided in yoga Asanas.
Rakesh comes from a traditional Indian family and began his yoga journey in his early childhood. He received education and guidance in both modern science and yogic philosophy. Rakesh combines a deep knowledge of yogic science and practical yogic philosophy with a real world approach, gained from his experience in the corporate world. He specializes in delivering this knowledge through the Ashtanga Vinyasa method as taught by Pattabhi Jois and regularly practices at KPJAY in Mysore.
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I had the pleasure to be guided into yoga by Bjorn and Mahi. Mahi is full of knowledge, everyday he taught me something new about my body and posture. Bjorn is a wonderful person and teacher, who makes you comfortable and I really enjoyed all the classes I had with him. My experience with them was great. I learned a lot and I am happy that it was with Mahi Yoga.