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Rishikesh Yoga Teacher

Yogi Anant

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Yogi Anant is born in a small village in Himalaya, near Holy river of Ganga. Even as a little boy, he had his first meditative expiriences. Feeling that meditation is his natural state, he enjoyed spending time in nature. Whatever he would do, he would do it with total awareness and peace. He felt this meditative state of inner silence and serenity since he was really young. He felt and he knew that we are much more than just a human body; that we are, after all, spiritual and creative beings with almighty potential and power within ourselves. He was always interested in spiritual themes about development of human beings on every level. Inspired by many yogis in Himalaya, he was interested in every ancient yoga tehnique about discovering the deep peace and harmony in human body and mind. Every day, he complements his knowledge about yoga and holistic health by learning through many books and seminars, and of course his own sadhana daily practice. As he states 'Yoga is in my blood', and he knows very well that only awereness in every single moment can bring love, peace and health, what we were given by our birth.

When he finished Master degree in college, he knew that that way of life will not fulfill him since his ambitions were totally different. He wanted to become a Yoga teacher.

He signed up in Yoga University in Rishikesh and after years of education his qualifications include :

Post graduate diploma in Yoga and Holistic Health from H.N.B. Garhwal University, Rishikesh
Post graduation in science Jeevan Vigyan, Prekshadhyan and Yoga from Jain Vishwa Bharti, Ladnun.Rajsthan
Diploma in Naturopathy and Yogic science from Akhil Bhartiya Prakritik Chikitsa parishad, New Delhi
Certified Laughter Yoga Teacher, Dr Kataria School of Laughter Yoga, Bengaluru, India
Certified 200 Yoga Teacher (Yoga Siromany), Yoga Alliance
Certified 500 Yoga Teacher (Yoga Acharya), Yoga Alliance
He also acquires the title of Kundalini yoga and Shivananda yoga.

Anant's area of yogic expertise includes : Traditional Patanjali Ashtanga yoga, Hatha yoga, Yoga Philosophy and Meditation. His professional experience includes his participation in Yoga Camp organized by Omkarananda Yoga Academy and in Yoga Camp organized by braham Yog Mandir Trust.

He is Life Member of Akhil Bhartiya Prakritik Chikitsa Parishad, New Delhi, Life Member of Uttaranchal Yog and Prakritik Chikitsa Samiti and Life member of Bhrham Yog Mandir trust.

Seminars & Other Activities he participated :

- 2nd international conference on Psychotherapy, Yoga and Spirituality on 27-29 Nov.2005 at Ved Niketan, Haridwar (INDIA)
- 30th Akhil Bhartiya Prakritik Conference (AINCF) at Rudraprayag Koteshwar mahdev on 14-16 Oct.2005.

He gave more then 100 Yoga workshops/Yoga retreats in different places while simultaneously teaching yoga.

After few years, he moved in Mumbai where he mostly worked as a personal yoga teacher for very ambitious and rich people that were living big-city lifestyle.

His goal is to awake faith in every individual. "It is extremely important to love and believe in yourself".

He states that God is not separated from us. He is within us and we are within God.

"We should learn to love oureselves, beacause love is an unbreakable part of us and by loving ourselves, we love the God that is within us." His dedication, gratitude, receptivity, love and individual approach to students abstract the best of each participant granting highest teachings of yoga.

He teaches how to stay calm and aware even in rush hour.

Dr Kamakhya Kumar

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Dr Kamakhya Kumar, an eminent Yoga scholar and researcher, is a senior faculty member at the School of Yoga and Health at Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar. Having an extensive research experience in Yoga science, in which he holds a PhD as well, he guides researchers in five universities, in India.

Dr Kumar has an extensive experience in teaching Yoga in various universities, facilitating Yoga training and addressing workshops on Positive Attitude, Life Management, Stress Management, Mind Management, etc.

Dr Kumar is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Yoga and Allied Sciences, and has over ten books and about fifty research papers to his credit. He has handled various administrative and organizational posts, including the Chief Co-ordinator of Yoga Arogya Polyclinic at Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya.

Dr. Kumar is an established investigator and a well known author in the area of Yogic Science. He has gone through the ancient scriptures of India and the various Yogic texts.

He is Post Graduate in Applied Yogic Science from Bihar Yoga Bharati, T.M.B.University, Bhagalpur. He has got Doctorate in the area of Yogic Science for his work "Psycho-physiological Changes as Related to Yoga Nidra" done under the Guidance of Hon'ble Chancellor, Dr Pranav Pandya and received the award in the auspicious presence of President of India H. H. Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam in the Year 2006.

Now he is the Chief Editor of International Journal of Yoga and Allied Sciences and a Senior Member of Indian Association of Yoga, New Delhi. He is a founder faculty member and working as Associate Professor, in Dept. of Yoga and Health at Dev Sanskriti University, Haridwar, India.

He is the Author of ten reputed books and over fifty Research Articles in national and international journals. His Doctorate is in the area of Yogic Science over "Yoga Nidra" in the year 2006. He has been teaching the post graduates for twelve years. Apart from that have the additional charge of Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, as chief coordinator. Guiding Ph. D and working over different projects now days.

Dr. Mahendra Rana

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Dr. Mahendra Rana is born in heart of Himalaya, distt. of Uttarkashi. Dr. Mahendra Rana was developing interest in Ayurveda since his childhood by watching and healing patients with herbs. With brilliant academic records, he obtained the medical professional degree, B.A.M.S. (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) from Gurukul Kangri Haridwar Uttarakhand. He had 5 years of practical experience in the field of Ayurveda. While working at different renowned Ayurvedic Practioners, he prepared and established his own method & line of treatment without disturbing the basics of Ayurveda. He is in speciality field of Acne and Rosacea, Atopic Dermatitis, Blistering Diseases, Bugs, Bites, and Stings, Common Benign Growths, Common Skin Infections, Contact Dermatitis and Related Conditions, Dermatologic Signs of Systemic Disease, Drug Eruptions, Hair Disorders, Melanoma, Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer, Pigmentary Disorders, Pruritus, Psoriasis, The Aging Skin etc.

He served as the Chief Consultant for Ayurveda at The Arogya clinic since 2009, he is the Medical Doctor Of Arogya clinic Haridwar. He is organising YAGYA CHIKITSA (YAGYOPATHY) camp regularly since 2011 for skin disorders. Dr. Mahendra Rana team has conducting free medical camps in Haridwar for the last 5 years.

Dr. Mahendra Rana has formulated more than 30 Ayurveda medicines, himself. And his aim is to help people live proper and healthy life. He is specialist in aurveda panchkarma. His various achievements as an artist, scientist, social activist, organizer and athlete during college days stand for his vibrant personality.

He got award for National Child Scientist 1995 and 1998 and won gold medal in State Science Exhibition (UP) 1998.

Karuna Devi

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Karuna Devi is qualified Ashtanga Yoga teacher and Laughter yoga teacher. Her true life journey began about 15 years ago, when she was triggered with her inner displeasure and many different worries and fears. Then, she found herself in a world of ancient knowledge of mind, spirit and body; in Yoga. She fell in love with this lifestyle right in the beginning of her development. She felt big change on physical, mental and spiritual level. Ever since, she learned from her teacher Shree Paramhans Mahamandaleshvar Swami Mahesvarananda. He is a founder of international system 'Yoga in Daily Life'. Additional knowledge and skills from this area she gained by visiting many different seminars and by practicing yoga with different yoga teachers.

With her progressive and continuous practicing of yoga, she insights 3 main fundamental facts that help us build our figure, while at the same time changing our daily habits, behaviour, thoughts, understanding, specified attitudes and appreciation of others. Those 3 fundamental facts are: daily-routine yoga, balanced diet and laughing minimum 15 to 20 minutes every day.

If we continue the practice every day, all positive aspects will begin to develop, not only in us, but in the environment and society we live in, as well.

She says that yoga helped her in complete transformation of her nutrition. She began to love macrobiotycal and completely vegetarian diet because it has a huge significance in improving our vitality, self confidence and enthusiasm. Although, nutrition itself is not 100% builder of our better tomorrow.

Dr. Pt Dinesh Chandra Sati

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Dr. Pt Dinesh Chandra Sati basically hail from Himalayan village of Jyotir Math. This is one of the four most important seats of learning in India. This is the ancient Northern Seat (Math) of Shankaracharya Tradition.Jyotir Math is traditional home for "Jyotish", known as the eyes of Veda. Now, as head of the Himalayan Research Institute, Padit Sati offers Jyotish, trains Pundits, helds individual and business consultations and visits abroad attending seminars bringing the light of Jyotish knowledge to the people around the globe. Literally speaking "Jyoti" means light. The great Adi Shankaracharya gained the inner light or Light of enlightenment here which he spread to revive the Vedic Wisdom and Culture throughout India.

The Holy Master – Guru Dev - of His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi , His Divinity Brahmananda Sarswati, was Shankaracharya of this Math when Dr. Pt Sati's father rendered his of Pure Knowledge of Jyotish in the service of New Shankrarchara. Pt Dr.Sati spent the valuable time of in beginning of his academic career at this seat of learning. Dr. Pundit Sati was awarded " Shastri" degree from Jyotir Math Vidyalaya. He earned the "Acharya Degree ( First Class) from S. S. B. University, Varanasi. Dr. Pundit Sati was presented his Doctorate, (Ph.D) in Jyotish from Lala Bahadur Shastri Sanskrit Vidyaa Peetham, New Delhi in 2004 in recognition of his research, scholarship and Mastery of this ancient Vedic Science.

Later on he was selected by his Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi as his representative to propagate the knowledge of ancient Vedic Science of Jyotish and revive Vedic Wisdom across the globe. So far D. Pundit Sati has visited scores of countries around the world such as United States, Netherlands Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Japan for 12 years giving Jyotish consultations to of thousand of individuals. While visiting abroad he taught subject of Jyotish at many centers, colleges, and Universities for maximum material happiness and spiritual upliftment of mankind.