Geeta S. & Prashant S. Iyengar – Smt. Abhijata Sridhar Iyengar

Geeta S. Iyengar and Prashant S., the daughter and son of Mr. Iyengar, teach and refine this method by changing the Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute Ramamani (RIMYI) in Pune, India.

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Teachers and practitioners from around the world come regularly to hone their skills for their own development and to bring back to their own communities Iyengar yoga.
Smt. Geeta S. Iyengar is the eldest daughter of B.K.S. Iyengar and a leading world authority on yoga in its own right. She has mastered the art of yoga at a young age by watching his father in practice. She also graduated in philosophy and doctor of Ayurvedic medicine. She is currently the director of the Iyengar Yoga Ramamani Memorial Institute (of RIMYI). Since the beginning of education in 1962, Geeta-ji has taught thousands of students. His pioneering work in the adaptation of yoga for all phases of a woman’s life was explained in his many writings, including the seminal Yoga: A gem for women. She is also the author of Yoga in action: preliminary and intermediate courses.Sri. Prashant S. Iyengar is the son of B.K.S. Iyengar and a teacher of yoga and philosophy of the most respected in the world. He is currently the director of the Institute of Iyengar Yoga Ramamani Memorial (RIMYI). His knowledge of the scriptures and ancient texts inform his teachings. Prashant-ji wrote many important texts about yoga.
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SMT. ABHIJATA SRIDHAR IYENGAR is the grand-daughter of GURUJI BKS Iyengar. She started seriously studying yoga from the young age of 16 under the direct guidance of her maternal grandfather, GURUJI BKS Iyengar, her aunt, Smt Geeta S. Iyengar and uncle Shri Prashant Iyengar.  abhijata_1She has a Master’s degree in Bioinformatics from University of Pune, and is now a full-time devoted student as well as a Senior Teacher at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute (RIMYI), – the cradle of Iyengar yoga – located in Pune, India.  97704-XdcFfwdEzu4KZQUhQZJ3dQ

Abhijata travelled with Guruji to Russia and China.  She has accompanied Smt Geeta S Iyengar to International Yoga Conventions in  UK, Australia, Germany and USA and She has also taught independently at yoga conventions in France, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Poland, the UK and Israel.97704-aNhuaXZpymPCLPxKzWKRpwAbhijata has now grown to be an articulate teacher, with great energy and clarity, and remarkably poised. She is commanding without arrogance. Her teachings combine precise asana instructions with straightforward yoga philosophy, and they are peppered with anecdotes of her grandfather.

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