OUR PRESENTERS This international festival will draw revered yogis and yoginis from across the globe to share their yogic wisdom.
Swami Shivalingam Saraswati,with more than 50 years of teaching experience. He has guided thousands of people in Tantra Yoga. Now he is focusing on yoga sadhana for mainly advanced students in Kundalini Yoga, Kriya Yoga, Shiva Shakti Yoga, Prana Vidya and Tantra Meditation. It is our good fortune that he will be sharing his wisdom with us during the festival.
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.
Embracing her holy name, SoulFire shares her classes from the healing of her own life and has dedicated her life to the healing of others. She incorporates the various forms of yoga and healing arts she has studied over the last 20 years: hatha, astanga, vinyasa, kundalini, Qigong, reiki, thai yoga, martial arts, as well as her own unique movement: The SoulFire Awakening. For a unifying and integrative experience SoulFire will be guiding you to connect to your God self and the Unity Oneness of All through hatha, vinyasa, kundalini yoga in a non traditional format with special breathing techniques of the new Light of the new Earth. E-RYT, Reiki Master, Personal Trainer, Health Coach and author of the inspirational memoir, Fearless Freedom Becoming SoulFire-the story of transformation and self-realization. www.igniteyoursoulfire.com
Thakur Sharma, Sanskrit scholar, pandit and brahmana, is a master of ceremonies. He will be performing havana (fire offerring), puja and other rituals during the festival. He is full of the light of divine consciousness and with his warm friendly manner is able to transmit this to all those around. He is expert in connecting with the divine and creating auspicious atmosphere.
Mahatma Sushil Baba has led the life of a sadhu from an early age. He is the Guruji of Pashupat yoga Ashram located in the holy place of Pashupatinath Temple. At the World Yoga Festival he will present the Pashupat Yog (the most ancient yoga as taught by Lord Shiva).