Guru Yogi Prakash, founder and chairman of Shanti Yoga Ashram, has been teaching yoga for more than 20 years both at home and abroad. He has a great capacity to transmit the spiritual essence of Tantra Yoga to his students with full joy and love. His personal attention and care for every student makes everyone feel at home. He has a magnanimous and generous nature sharing his wisdom with much devotion. His deep love of yoga is reflected in his classes. The way he totally imbibes yoga allows him to transport his students to a complete state of tranquility and bliss. A class with him is truly a transformative experience that has the power to take your yoga practice to new depths. Click here to see his full bio
Yogini Rama Dhungana, co-founder of Shanti Yoga Ashram and naturopathic doctor, begain her study of yoga at Bihar School of Yoga in 2001. She then continued studying under the guidance Swami Shivalingham. She has been teaching since then, totally dedicated to the development of the ashram project. She is in charge of the Divine Yoga School. She loves the chant kirtan and share the bhakti with the guests who come. Her practical class is meditative and full of yogic energy.
Prakriti dhungana (assistant teacher) is our youngest teacher at Shanti Yoga Ashram. Although practicing yoga and teaching since she was a child; she officially completed her YTTC in October of 2018. She was awarded second in South International Yoga Competition held in Kathmandu. Taking birth in a yogic family her first word was "om" and her first asana was cobra pose. She teaches yoga and Sanskrit to the children of the Divine Yoga Gurukula. She is an inspiring presence full of natural happiness.
Mithun Chakraborty (assistant teacher)
Lisanne Wille (assistant teacher) is a long-term student and member of the ashram team, getting established in all teachings of Guru Yogi Prakash to transmit it to the west. By her Sanskrit teacher Prakriti she learned how to read Sanskrit fluently. She shows her dedication and devotion in karma yoga and Sanskrit chanting and will stay forever connected to the ashram as she is preparing to establish a Shanti Yoga Ashram in the Netherlands.