The Yoga Vidya School's main goal is to share the eternal wisdom, knowledge, and philosophy of yoga, which was given to us by the gurus.
Yoga Retreats (1)
Growing up in the yogic place Rishikesh helped him to digest this yogic knowledge. After practicing in Sivananda yoga tradition Prashant Ji studied Iyengar yoga with one of the BKS Iyengar's disciples in Rishikesh. With this inspiring knowledge, he was pulled towards yoga and went to Bihar School of Yoga (the first yoga university in India), where he did a yoga teacher training and yoga therapy course. After staying in the ashram he came back to Rishikesh to finish his academic study by graduation in biology and master degree in yoga science.
Swami Atmajnanada Giri began his journey in the southern state of India, Kerala. He was educated in homeopathy and naturopathy and practiced for many years, helping people on a gratuitous basis. In 1992, Swami met Nitya Chaitanya Yati, one of the great masters of southern India, and later in 1998, he met his follower Sudhiya Chaitanya, who changed the course of his life. He traveled to India for 4 years as a sannyasin, then he studied Vedanta in Sivananda Ashram, a course of yoga teachers in Ahmedabad (Shivananda Ashram), Vedanta year in Arsha Vidya Gurukulam and 6 years spent in the ashram of
Ksenia Rasapriya Bodhi
She started her yoga journey in 2009 and was lucky to get to know and practice yoga in different traditions, such as Sivananda Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Ashtanga Vinyasa, Kriya Yoga and Yoga Iyengar also from traditional Indian masters. After graduation from Moscow University of Yoga in 2014, Ksenia Ji moved to India and started her work with a RYS in Rishikesh under the guidance of more proficient teachers. "India is incredibly rich with its knowledge and masters, thereby living here and practice in Rishikesh helped me to deepen into real Yoga, to uncover its hidden layers and furthermore to help
From an early age, he had a keen interest in learning asana practice followed by a balanced diet, which led him to explore the practice of Ashtanga yoga. He has devoted himself to learning ashtanga primary series over a year. He has been teaching teachers in Rishikesh, yoga capital of the world, since 2017. He likes to maintain discipline, positive energy and mindfulness in the class. His prime focus is to give the right knowledge to each student according to his or her body type.