Teachers

Our Teachers

The guru-disciple relationship is the highest expression of friendship, for it is based on unconditional divine love and wisdom. It is the loftiest and most sacred of all relationships.

Jaggi

Yogi

Born in a small village near Rishikesh, Jaggi was influenced by his grandfather to take up the yogic way since early childhood. As he grew up he studied the yogic texts and values from the very childhood and went on to complete his masters in philosophy in 2011-12. He pursued his quest for knowledge further by completing his bachelors and furthered it with masters in human consciousness and yogic sciences in the year 2013-14. He also holds the E-RYT 500 status affiliated with “YOGA ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL”. He has been sharing his extensive knowledge of yogic philosophy, anatomy and pranayama and meditation techniques since 2008. He is also well versed with the theraupatic knowledge of yoga and Ayurveda.You can look him up on facebook with Jaggi yoga family.

Vivek

Yogi

Vivek born and brought up in Rishikesh in a yoga family has been following the yogic path since childhood. He is currently pursuing advanced yoga course in the theoritical aspect i.e. Yogic Anatomy and philosophy. He has been imparting his extensive knowledge of yoga since last 4 years and has successfully developed thousands of students into successful yoga teachers.His major area of expertise is Hatha, Ashtanga and Vinyasa styles and adjustment, alignment and modifications of asanas. We are sure that you will benefit from his knowledge.

Neeraj

Yogi

Born and raised in a very traditional Brahmin family within the City of God of Rishikesh, Yogi Neeraj ji was introduced to yoga and ancient scriptures in his childhood by his Guru. He went on to study Yoga from Uttarakhand Sanskrit University Haridwar, India where he earned Graduate Degree in the Sanskrit.

Yogi Neeraj is known for his powerful adjustments which safely teach students the depths of each pose.Neeraj has a total experience of 5 years in teaching yoga and possesses a sound knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology and basics of Yoga. After observing his dedication and dexterity, the renowned teachers allowed him to assist them with their classes. A charming and charismatic person by nature, Neeraj teaches the class in a very traditional way. He teaches traditional style of Ashtanga Vinyasa & Vinyasa flow Yoga i.e. Asanas, Pranayama, various styles of Meditation and Yogic life style consultation to bring perfect harmony in modern lifestyle.
His dynamic, young, and energetic personality makes the yoga classes a happy learning place to visit.

Niveda

Yogini

Niveda Arora comes from Delhi. She has been a trained Yoga instructor with 5 years of long teaching experiences to various Yoga teacher training courses across different states of India and abroad. In this men dominated field of work she is a praiseworthy woman proving her presence with effective self practice and teaching.

Academically Niveda is a bachelor in arts from Delhi University where she studied History and Political Science.
Later she studied Graphic Designing and worked for sometime as a Graphic Designer. It was in these years that she felt drawn towards Yoga. She quit her job and studied Post Graduation diploma in Yogic Science from Kaivalya Dham Pune.

After the completion of her Yoga study she moved to Dubai for sometime for teaching Yoga which was a stepping stone into her successful Yoga career. She returned from Dubai and started teaching Yoga in Goa. In Goa she taught Yoga at several places to people from all parts of the world. Her classes were loved by people from all age group.
She spent considerable long time in Goa receiving lots of success and experience for her future endeavour.

For the last 2 years Niveda has been in Rishikesh teaching at various Yoga Schools to students coming for Yoga Teacher Training from all parts of the world. In Yoga teaching her interests are Hatha, Vinyasa and Anatomy. Her classes are easy, clear, effective and informative that bring to her deeper admiration from the students she teaches. Though full time busy with Yoga teaching, Niveda is pursuing her Master in Yoga from Uttarakhand University that shows her studentship still receiving knowledge that she continues to pass on to her students in abundance.

Prem

Yogi

Prem Arya is a global yoga teacher based in Dharamshala, India. Born in a traditional Indian family, Prem has simplicity in his blood. He was first introduced to yoga in his school. After completing his graduation in arts, he got the opportunity to work in various fields. But he was not able to find satisfaction in his work. This raised a question in his mind- what is the purpose of his existence? It tempted him to find the answers about his existence.
He left his home and went to the divine land of Haridwar, Patanjali Yogpeeth  Ashram.
In Patanjali he studied the divine language Sanskrit as a part of vedic education.
That was the turning point in his life, from where he started his journey in the field of yoga. His yogic journey completely changed the way he used to live. It also inspired him to learn the advance and new techniques of yoga, such as aerial yoga, acro yoga, etc.
With the passage of time, practicing yoga, he gradually developed interest in meditation. Due to this special interest in meditation, he not only expanded his yoga teachings to mental & physical level, but also to the spiritual level. 

Prem has mastered the yoga canon -from Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras to Panini Ashtadyayi and Bhagvad Gita to Shlokas verses- both in Sanskrit and English and it is one of his greatest passions to transfer his knowledge to those who want to learn authentic yoga practice and its ancient roots.
His main goal is to help people acquire a deeper level of physical and mental awareness along their journey of creating a healthy lifestyle.
Over the last 10 years he completed over a 1000 hours of training himself and his field of expertise ranges from
Hatha yoga to Acro and Anti-gravity yoga, Pranayama to Yoga Philosophy. 

However, Prem is unique in that he has spent his years learning from his Gurus all over the country and living a life dedicated to the path of Yoga. Accordingly, Prem’s teaching not only focuses on asanas and their mastery but also provides the students with a deep understanding of yoga philosophy, pranayama, yogic living and thinking.
Aside from his endeavor to spread love and peace through yoga, Prem is also the founder of UJJWAL SANSTHANAM ( A charitable foundation working for the education of disadvantaged children