Mahinder Prasad (Guru Mahi)Mahinder was blessed to be born in a family which was committed to yoga and other vedic sciences. He started learning yoga from his father at an early age. In his adolescence years, he travelled across ashrams around India, meeting gurus and sages and absorbing knowledge from them.
He is an advocate of therapeutic yoga and believes that our body needs the balance of yoga and Ayurveda to keep all ailments at bay.
Mahi, has certifications from Yoga Alliance in USA and Canada with E-RYT 200 and E-RYT 500, an E-RYT (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher) by Yoga Alliance International India and recognition from Indian government.
Madhur Rajpal (Veet Jayo)Madhur lives and breathes yoga. Introduced to yoga at a very young age, Madhur took to the knowledge with great enthusiasm. As he pursued higher education, his love for yoga didn’t fade into the background – instead it grew with each passing day. An M.Sc. in computer science, Madhur realized that his true calling was not the IT world but the realms of yoga.
Madhur has certifications from Yoga Alliance in USA and Canada, an E-RYT (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher) by Yoga Alliance International India and recognition from Indian government. Madhur is master of “Bio Dynamic Breath and Trauma Release” as well and helped his students in this area. 20 years of dedicated practice has made Madhur an accomplished practitioner of Ashtanga, Kundalini, Tantra, and Hatha styles of yoga, along with the deep knowledge of meditations styles, pranayama, rebalancing, Ayurveda , and more such Vedic sciences. His immense knowledge and his affable nature make him one of the most popular yoga teachers.
Acharya YogeshAcharya Yogesh’s keen interest in yoga and alternate healing along with love for science have allowed him to not only master the art of yoga and vedic healing sciences but have also helped him build his yogic lessons atop scientific reasoning. His lessons are interesting and inspiring for the students.
Yogesh has expertise in alternate healing using chakra therapy/cleansing and balancing using Ayurveda, Chakra therapy, mudra therapy, yoga and pranic healing.
Dr. Amrita SharmaWith degrees in Ayurvedic medicine and surgery, Amrita has been healing people for more than 6 years now. She is a registered practitioner with the Central Council of Indian medicine. She strongly believes that to be truly healthy one needs to be physically, mentally and spiritually fit. An expert in yoga and Ayurveda with specializations in food and nutrition, Amrita brings about a lifestyle change in her students, improving their relationship with food and taking them to healthier lifestyles.
Arianne BurchartArianne is fascinated by the language of the body/mind. The ultimate communication source for spatial poetry, and yet the best thermometer of the self. Her classes are best described as free flow with a hint of yin. Reconnecting with the self, rediscovering, constantly inquiring, breathing through the moment that is now, are recurring aspects that define her style, on and off the mat. During her travels she has encountered many wonderful teachers, with many different backgrounds, that have touched her practice and teaching as it is today. Much gratitude goes out to them. Kaitiza Satya, Marco Bianco, Sandra Bianco (astanga vinyasa tt 200 hr) Paul & Suzee Grilley, Anat Geiger (yin yoga), Louise Ellis, Gabriele Severini (asthanga), Bo Forbes (yoga therapy) Rusty Wells (bhakti flow), Noah McKenna (anatomy), Peggy Hackney, Ciel Wertz, Valery Preston Dunlop (LABAN movement analysis/dance therapy) Deborah Hay, Julyan Hamilton (instant choreography) just to name a few. Besides her work as a yoga teacher, Arianne also creates and teaches dance and related events, for very diverse groups and locations. Arianne is a seasoned yoga teacher and yoga therapist, who has worked with many people of different ages and abilities on their path. Her main occupation is teaching yin-yang yoga classes, giving private sessions, teaching workshops/trainings in yoga therapy, yin yoga, anatomy, art of teaching and teacher training modules for different international schools and studios.
HariHari had the privilege of being born in a family who followed the teachings of Raman Maha Rishi’s , living in a village in Himalaya Mountains, which many believe is the home of yoga. The family environment allowed him to start his yoga journey at a very young age. As he grew older, he started to take yoga lessons from learned yogis and sages in the vicinity who taught him that yoga can only be learned from within and a person himself is his best teacher.
Later under the guidance of Sharat Arora, a great Iyengar guru, he began to practice Iyenger yoga, which he continues to practice as well as teach at Siddhi Yoga. Hari believes that physical and mental peace can come only through proper alignment of the body in yoga postures is the key to physical and mental peace, and loves to share his wealth of knowledge with his students. In his words, “Yoga as a way to uncover the complete potential of liberation, which is dormant in every human being.”
Amrit Pal Singh (Guru Mukh)At the age of 7 years, Amrit was sent to a monastery by his parents where he lived for next 12 years. During his study years in monastery, he learnt different philosophies about life revealed to him by ancient Indian sages. This pious learning at an early age laid a strong spiritual foundation in his nature. At the monastery, he also came to learn about ancient meditation techniques through traditional hatha yoga practice.
After his monastery education, he took a diploma in Computer Science and started a career as web designer. In 2008, after working in the IT industry for 5 years, Amrit finally decided to quit his job and follow the path he believed he was born to tread upon. He received OSHO Sanyaas Initiation in the same year and OSHO’s vibrant spiritual lessons helped him in further on the path he has chosen for himself.
Since then he has been an inseparable part of yoga community. Here at Siddhi Yoga, he shares his understanding in the teachings of Traditional Hatha Yoga, Philosophies, Pranayama, Meditations and various Cleansing Processes, while occasionally expressing his being through Reiki, Singing and Playing a String Instrument called ‘Dilruba’.
As he puts it, “Yoga surely helps to stay relaxed in any degree of situational and emotional intensity.”
Anne HaackAnne is a certified yoga teacher and massage therapist. Being intensely involved in yoga since 2001, Anne has practiced and taught yoga across Europe and in Rishikesh, India. She started her yoga journey with Hatha Yoga practice, which she learned through video lessons. Since then, Anne has broadened her yoga awareness and today she is an expert at Kundalini, Bikram, Ashtanga and Vinyasa yoga. Currently residing in Berlin, she teaches several forms of yoga in different studios and retreats in Berlin and Morocco, as well as gives private classes at her home in Berlin. She is also the co-founder of Desert U Retreat, a yoga and wellness retreat, in Morocco.
For Anne, yoga is the way to find balance within. Yoga has shown her how to control one’s mind and become aware of one’s true potential. That is why today she works with the sole aim of showing people how yoga can transform their lives completely.
Petra LeschingerovaPetra has a strong background and education in fitness and nutrition for competitive sports for over 10 years. Since 2012 she focuses on Yoga as she felt that this is her true path from the first contact. To her Yoga is the intense synthesis of body, mind and soul and thus the only way to find to balance in your current life. She continuously studies the Mythology and Philosophy of Yoga on the search for a deeper understanding. Her Yoga is inspired by Vinyasa and Ashtanga flow styles. But she also strongly considers the benefits and possibilities of therapeutic yoga. In Munich, Germany she teaches at her Yoga Studio Pure Asana.
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