Kanchan(Director and Yoga instructor)
Kanchan is a calm, young and energetic yoga teacher in Kathmandu. He started the Yoga journey in this life at the age of 3 from the Uttrakhand ASHRAM in Nepal and India (the motherland of yoga, tantra, and spirituality). Staying in the Ashram with his yogic family Kanchan got opportunities to learn and practice different techniques for body, mind and soul cleansing, Hatha Yog, KriyYog, Raj Yog, Bhakti Yog, Kundalini Yog, spiritual practices and Tantra practices.
Mohit was born and brought up in a yogic family. Spirituality is something that he gained from his lineage. He regards Yoga as a bridge that connects individual consciousness to universal consciousness. It is the process of knowing the self. Yoga is a connection of individuals to the reservoir of light, power, peace, and happiness. Yoga is a journey towards good health and happiness.
Even though he has practiced yoga since his childhood, he says breakthrough occurred in his only after the Yoga Teacher Training he did at Sivananda Yoga Vidya Peetham in Kerela, India under the direct teaching and guidance of enlightened gurus Swami Govindananda Saraswati, Swami Tatwarupananda Saraswati, Swami Nivedanananda, and Mani Raman. This sadhana as a disciple of such great gurus has changed his mindset, realizing that the journey of life remains incomplete unless we follow the path of Humanity, Spirituality, and Yoga.
He regards the teaching of yoga as a process of creating an environment so that divine energy can flow and purify our body and mind. He is specialized in Shivananda Yoga Flow (75 minutes) in which he basically focuses on powerful breathings exercises, yogic exercises followed by modified Sun Salutation and Yoga Asanas, concluding the classes with a final deep mental, physical and spiritual relaxation.
Manish has completed his masters in Yoga and Masters in Clinical Psychology. Having been deeply influenced by his parents spiritual nature and as spiritual practitioners he shifted his course of study from Hospitality management to Yogic science and Clinical psychology and was awarded with a gold medal in his Bachelor of Arts. He has training in the scientific spirituality aspects of yoga and philosophies, Art of Living, Philosophical, practical and therapeutic aspects of yoga and psychology. He also has the knowledge and experience of living and undertaking the residential teaching in the scientific spiritual environment of Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidhyala of All World Gayatri Pariwar Headquarters in Haridwar for 6 years with blessings of his revered Guru Pandit Shree Ram Sharma Acharya. Qualified and skilled in Yoga, psychology and management related skills he is 30 years old.
Dev Yogini (Rupa)
In 2015 I entered with my curious mind a shala in the south of the Netherlands.
I spent years of practice with my passionate teacher who has also a Zen background before I expanded my practice during traveling. I practice by fantastic KPJAYI teachers. Ken de Rolfer, Irena Bartolec and Ellen Johannessen.
I receive my diploma as an Ashtanga Vinyasa flow teacher in India and in recent years I was able to share my enthusiasm with many students in Bali, India, the Netherlands, and Nepal.
I’m an open-minded person who wants to learn from other people, cultures, and from what is happening around me and what’s happening inside me.
All levels are more than welcome in my class. Everyone must start somewhere someday.
Prakriti, 24, Nepali, is a certified Hatha yoga teacher, Reiki healer and a Meditation practitioner. Prakriti believes in a compassion-centered philosophy. Her approach to yoga is feminine and she encourages everyone to embrace their emotions and move in consciousness. She has dedicated her life to personal and spiritual growth from the past 5 years availing to continuous philosophical education from various spiritual disciplines.
Prakriti comprises of chanting mantras to make her class more effective and powerful.