Nagesh Hiregoudar is the lead teacher in yoga teacher training courses of Ojashvi Yoga Shala. Nagesh is a deeply experienced and extensively qualified yoga practitioner who embodies and imparts the highest standards and ethics of training to his students. His deep interest in yoga fueled his hunger to experience the different traditions and their teaching methodologies. Since more than a decade, Nagesh has exclusively devoted himself to teaching of yoga. He is bringing a most humane approach to his teaching.
Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy Yoga Alliance RYT 500 (Sivananda Yoga)
Ganesh Prasad did his postgraduate diploma in yoga from Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga. It deepened his further interest in yoga and he pursued a master's degree in yogic science and holistic health from Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya and further he is pursuing his PhD in yoga from Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar. Ganesh Prasad has had the opportunity of being the guest of honor at a conference at the Italian Yoga Federation in Assisi, where he also conducted workshops.
Rohithaksha is registered yoga teacher with Yoga Allaince USA and has received his master's in yogic science from Mangalore University Karnataka. He has been experienced as a yoga therapist in PG Centre of Mangalagangothri Mangalore and later he served as yoga therapist in JSS hospital in Mysore. He has also been trained in Bihar School of Yoga, Munger and Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy, and in the Divine Life Society Rishikesh to deepen his understandings of yoga philosophy and practices.
Sandeep did his masters in yoga from Sanskrit University in Haridwar. He has been trained in yoga by traditional teachers of Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama and Parmarth Nikethan Ashram of Rishikesh. He specializes in the teachings of yoga nidra, meditation and Hatha yoga techniques.
Mr. Vimal Sharma is a well experienced and extensively qualified Philosophy teacher. He has been very fortunate embark his spiritual journey under the guidance of Swami Sri Swami Veda Bharati ji of Shri Rama Sadhaka Grama Rishikesh, Himalayas. He received his master's in Philosophy from Gurukul Kangdi University, Haridwar where he deepened his understanding about the systems of Indian philosophies including the yoga system of Patanjali. His ashram life experience has enriched him to learn and practice the principle and practices of yoga and its techniques in traditional Hatha yoga style.
Dr Sandeep Raina, is a professional health care expert in spine rehabilitation. He is presently working as a chief consultant for neuro-rehabilitation and spine disorders at Parmarth Niketan Hospital, Rishikesh. His aim in life is to rehabilitate not only one’s body but also mind and soul, with the help of physical exercise regimes and yoga. His nature of serving the society motivated him to pursue the noble profession. His area of interest is neurological disorders. He studied in a renowned medical university and pursued master's degree in Physical Therapy.
Dr. Vibha Sharma has been a pioneer in the establishment of Ojashvi Yoga Shala as a place of Ayurveda. She has completed her bachelor's in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak. Panchkarma therapies, the branch of Ayurveda dealing in detoxifying the body) are her specialty. She is an excellent trainer and teacher and has been helping people reach their potential for the past 25 years. An integral part of Ojashvi Yoga Shala since its inception, she takes immense pleasure in sharing her knowledge with students.
Vijith Pavi is an experienced and dedicated yoga teacher who specializes in teaching traditional Hatha yoga and Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga. He is a Yoga Alliance USA RYT and holds a 500-hour certificate for the same. He also holds a certification in Ayurveda Panchkarma Western Therapy (NCVT certified).
Yoga Alliance RYT 500 (Ashtanga Yoga)
Mallika Bhanot Gupta is an extensively experienced prenatal yoga therapist who has been teaching yoga for the past 12 years. Since a young age, yoga has been an integral part of her life. She is having comprehensive traditional knowledge of yoga practice and principles. Under the guidance of her guruji, she has been able to become a humble seeker and also learnt the Indian scriptures. It is her passion for traditional Indian philosophies & sciences that led her to shift from being a student of Microbiology to study the science of yoga as a therapy. She did her Masters in Yoga Therapy (M.Sc)
from Mexico, May 2018
my instructor nagesh was patient, gentle and kind. he was very knowledgable
Kaian Monteiro De Sousa
from Netherlands, May 2018
Great teachers, super experienced and careful!
The classes were great and very well taugh, both practical and theorical!
The room was really good!
They train you to follow the path to become a yogi and not a “fitness teacher”!!
from United States, December 2017
"A very good retreat experience"
Both Roy and Nagesh were very professional and provided great instructions for yoga practice.
from Germany, October 2018
"Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat"
Es war für mich die perfekte Kombination aus Yoga, Meditation, Sightseeing und Freizeit.
Kriti Gupta New Delhi India
Ojashvi Yoga Shala
The way Mallika sees Yoga and her respect for the subject makes me even more dedicated towards Yoga
Makiko Miura Japan
Ojashvi Yoga Shala
Personality of teachers are good and experience and knowledge of Mallika was excellent
Rachel Phelos, United States
Ojashvi Yoga Shala
Mallika is gem to have as a teacher. Nagesh and Rohithaksha also show care for the students .It all felt genuine.With more confidence,I see the male teachers will improve. There is a lot of sincerity among the facilitators and teachers and that is very hopeful and appreciated.
Johanna Clarke United Kingdom
Ojashvi Yoga Shala
Thanks so much to our 3 teachers .Your enthusiasm and love of the subject shine through everything you teach. Most sincere and inspirational . I am very happy to have been able to learn here and feel especially privileged to have met and learned from Mallika.
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Thank you so much for support and sincerity with which you treated each of us. Also it was extremely kind that you provided us with the study materials and books and mat and bag. Thank you for teaching Kriyas and Pranayama and giving us an opportunity to get confidence in teaching, being in front of a class.