Indra Devi

Latvian born Eugenie Peterson grew up in Russia and was a trained actress and dancer who was introduced to aspects of yoga through hearing Sanskrit chanting at a conference and reading instructional books in her teens. She travelled to India for 3 months in 1927 and returned from that trip knowing that it was to[…]

T.K.V Desikachar

Desikachar was introduced to yoga at a young age by the virtue of being born the son of Krishnamacharya, the ‘father of yoga’. Through these teachings Desikachar developed the highly individualised form of yoga called Viniyoga, which tailors the practice to student’s specific needs and founded the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram (KYM). “Be it for general[…]