Sri K. Pattahbi Jois

A student of Krishnamacharya, Sri K Pattahbi Jois developed the tradition of Ashtanga Yoga and is among one of the teachers credited with bringing Yoga to the West. From an early age he was tutored under Krischnamacharya and studied with him for over 23 years, studying texts such as the Yoga Sutras and the Upanishads.[…]


Widely known as the father of yoga, Krishnamachrya was an Indian yoga teacher, ayurvedic healer and scholar and is widely credited with the revival of hatha yoga. He is known as one of the most influential teachers of the 20th century through his teaching of the system of ‘vinyasa’ – the connection of movement and breath.[…]