Teachers at Siddhi Yoga aim to bring about a transformational change in their students. With knowledge, skill, patience and empathy they help every student achieve the divinity of yoga.
Akhilesh BodhiAkhilesh Bodhi has connected with more than 10000 individuals across the world through his yoga retreats, teacher training camps and workshops conducted in the past 16 years in India, East Asian countries and Europe. Akhilesh carries the legacy of conventional yoga teachings and mixes it with the modern methods of BKS Iyengar and K. Pattabhi Jois styles for the international yoga seekers. Fusion of ashtanga Vinyas, Hatha yoga and Raj yoga presents Holistic Approach suited to people across the globe. Alignment of different physical postures with power of your breath and focusing the mind will help you with excellent health, better life quality and even self-fulfilment at the end.
Akhilesh, a professional yoga instructor, reiki master and spiritual mentor has deep understanding and extensive knowledge of Yoga practices that cross more than one decade and has also developed his comprehensive methods of Yoga.
DeepBorn under the name Deepak Kumar, Deep began his yoga journey in 1994 at Tapovan Dhyan Dham Vidyapeeth, a classical yoga ashram located at the foothills of the Himalayas. After learning yoga with its core traditional values, Deep pursued advanced yoga teacher training course at the world renowned Kaivalyadhama Yoga Institute. There he was trained in various yoga forms and learnt Iyengar, Ashtanga, Hatha, Yin yoga, Meditation, and Pranayama extensively.
His love for Patanjali Yoga Sutras has enabled him to portray these ancient rules of practicing yoga to modern society in a contemporary way. This, combined with his understanding of anatomy, physiology, and psychology help students in going deeper into yoga practice by adapting a balance d mix of traditional and modern approach.
Deep is an ERYT-500 affiliated yoga teacher approved by Yoga Alliance, USA. Apart from that, he is also associated with International Yoga Federation, Europe and is registered with Kaivalyadhama Yoga Institute. In his prolific career as a yoga teacher, he has taught yoga in many countries including Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Singapore, Egypt and Holland.
Deep also conducts Corporate Yoga Training workshops, in which he teaches about healing different body systems. He specializes in mind-body techniques and help students in getting relieved from the impacts of stress and anxiety on mind and body.
In the spirit of yoga, he provides free yoga lessons in many charitable organizations. Recently, he has also published a book on yoga therapies for common ailments such as anxiety, asthma, hypertension, diabetes, chronic pain, etc.
Deep firmly believes that Yoga is a combination of science and art that guides us towards the right way of living.
Mahinder PrasadMahinder 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.
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.
Hari Om Prakash DabhekarHari Om Prakash Dabhekar is from pune (Maharashtra) and certified from Kevlya Dham Yoga Inst., Pune. After that for more asanas practice and anatomy which is the foundation of yoga. In 2001 he joined BKS Iyengar Guruji Yoga Institution in Pune, taking asanas classes under Prashant Ji and Geeta Ji, which has been main source of my knowledge and understanding of yoga and how to use props to reach final pose. Even till now he goes to Iyengar Inst, for his self practice and focus on anatomy and physical science.
After having long experience he has written new book on yoga postures and it,s benefits, "Yoga For Healthy Living". He is one of best teacher, he has vast Knowledge of Therapeutic yoga knowledge which he has acquired from Iyengar institute Pune. He has been associated with school for long time.
Guru MukhAt the age of 7 years, Guru Mukh 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, Guru Mukh 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."
Dr. Amrita SharmaWell known for her teachings worldwide, Dr. Amrita has trained thousands of aspiring yoga teachers in different parts of the world. She delivers lectures and seminars on various topics such as Ayurveda, naturopathy, stress management, chakra healing, yoga and meditation, as well as conducts special workshops on women welfare.
She began her journey in the field of health and wellness after graduating in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from an eminent university in India. After which she continued to enhance her knowledge through Ayurvedic research and further studies. Her passion for natural herbs and their medical utilities finally led her to study yoga and naturopathy in greater depth.
She is a well-known writer and her work is published in several leading health magazines. She also continues to participate in several radio talk shows to give advice on how to cure various health issues and improve lifestyle and sheds light on importance of Ayurveda.
Her belief is that true health transcends beyond the physical body and reflects one’s mental agility and spiritual wellbeing – something that can only be achieved through yoga.
Dr. Sumit SharmaDr. Sumit is expert in the field of Physical Therapy and posture imbalance and sedentary life disorders.
He did his Masters of Physical Therapy in Musculoskeletal Disorders in Orthopedic Branch and diploma in Sports Medicine from West Bengal. He is also a certified Pilate's trainer from Indian Academy of Fitness Training Mangalore. His simple and contemporary style of delivering deep and practical knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology endear him to his students. He has taught few hundred students from more than 35 countries and he mainly focus on the therapeutic aspects of yoga.
How the different postural imbalance or spinal disorders can be corrected. Since childhood he is leaving around the himlayas in rishikesh. He has a good knowledge of Ayurveda and good hands on pain relief techniques and also conducted different workshops on yoga functional anatomy, massage therapy, soft tissue release, myofascial release and pain relief techniques. He is a lead teacher in academy of manual medicine.
At present He is working as a Head of Department at Nirmal Ashram Hospital Rishikesh and Chief Physiotherapist at Shiva Cricket Academy Rishikesh. He did his Certificate in Manual Therapy from Capri Institute New Delhi under the guidance of Dr. Deepak Kumar the only Accredited Mulligan Therapy Teacher in INDIA.
He has tremendous experience orthopedics surgeries rehabilitation program. He dealt more than 500 cases of orthopedic disorders and postural disorders.
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