Our Yoga Teachers and Members
Dr. Sushil Yogi
(Patanjali Ashtanga Yoga, Traditional Hatha Yoga, Pranayama-Meditation Teacher)
Dr. Sushil Yogi is a highly experienced and educated yoga practitioner who loves to share his knowledge with others. He is the founder and lead instructor of Chandra Yoga International.
He was born in Haridwar and yoga has been a part of his life from a very young age as he took his primary education from a traditional school, Gurukulam. Dr. Sushil’s love of yoga persisted and he continued with his Yogic Studies at the University level.
His credentials include a Ph.D. (Doctorate) in Yoga Philosophy, Master’s Degree in Human Consciousness and Yoga Science (M.Sc.), Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga, Diploma in Vedic Karmkand (Vedic rituals) and A Bachelor Degree in Science from Gurukul Kangri University, in Haridwar, India. Additionally, he joined many national and international seminars, conferences and published 2 research books.
His unique teaching style brings the ancient practices of yoga into a modern perspective, providing techniques for students to practice traditional Indian yoga in a way that is applicable to their lives today.
(Hatha, Alignment, Anatomy, and Flow Yoga)
Manish Uniyal began his yoga journey in 2007 when he did six months certificate course in yogic science from Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar. That very first experience in such a yogic environment had ended up affecting him in a deeper and spiritual way. Manish went for further studies and did his Master in Yoga & Arts.
After a long 9 years of journey Manish met his Guru Praveen Nair Ji, Iyengar Yoga Teacher, and since then learning under his tutelage. Manish is pursuing all aspects of Yoga from his Guruji and is inspired by his teaching methodology. Manish teaches the combination of Hatha with the fundamental principles of alignment, Flow yoga, and anatomy.
Manish has been sharing his Yoga knowledge in India and abroad. Manish believes “if you know the direction, you can guide well”.
Siddhartha Veer, born in a traditional Indian family, grew up around the temples and ashrams of great sage Neem Karoli Baba. These ashram visits and wandering in Himalayan foothills gave him the deep spiritual understanding of the ancient Vedic wisdom.
As a result of his past and present life Samskaras, he had many opportunities to meet masters in the Yogic and the Vedantic traditions and still continues to. Among these masters whom he had met, M.M Swami Veda Bharati has caught his attention. Swami Veda was a great Vedic Scholar of this century. Siddhartha Veer has lived in his presence for some years studying Yoga, Vedanta and practicing many methods of meditation. His interest grew deeper in the art of Yoga and meditation which lead him to take Deeksha(initiation) from Swami Veda Bharati and live in Rishikesh by Mother Ganga to further Self-Realisation.
Rishikesh being the capital of Yoga has inspired him to teach Yoga Philosophy, Meditation, Pranayama, and meditative chants. Through his intuitive insight and style of teaching, he takes his students to a different level of understanding. According to his master, “The world has a misery, the world has suffered. Do what you can, to reduce the pain. Do what you can, to soothe their minds.”
Yogi Deepak Payal
(Asana, Our Yoga Teachers in Rishikesh India)
Yogi Deepak is a scholar from a renowned yoga institute “kaivalyadhama” Lonavla, Pune. He is an expert Yoga practitioner and a socialist practicing yoga after finishing his school. He is having in-depth and rich experience in Yoga as he has been working with many yoga organizations and yoga teachers in Rishikesh namely “Aatm Yogashala” and “International Vedic Yoga Center”. He is also associated with an NGO looking into the causes of child education and welfare, located in the holy city of since 2013.
He has been actively involved in spreading the fundamentals of yoga via the Foundation of a yoga school in Rishikesh & Our Yoga Teacher in Rishikesh India.
(Anatomy, Our Yoga Teachers in Rishikesh India)
Yogi Rakesh is an Anatomy Teacher. He has done his Diploma in Anatomy & Philosophical science and also has a Diploma in Ayurveda.
He believes beauty is held in every moment of the life. He thinks that we all can leave a mark, no matter how small, to help make the world a better place.
He has been serving his knowledge of Yoga Anatomy & Yoga Therapy for many years. His experience of teaching several types of students & people has taken him to another level of teaching. His gentle behavior towards students makes him a good Explainer as well.
Yogacharya Pankaj Negi
(Ashtanga Vinyasa Flow Yoga)
Yogacharya Pankaj Negi is associated with Chandra Yoga international from past 6 months. He is a Master in Yogacharya from a traditional yoga institute and practicing yoga for many years.
Yogacharya Vipin Chandra
(Pranayama, Mantra Chanting, Shatkarma)
Yogacharya Vipin Chandra Lakhera was born in the traditional brahmana family and was sent to Gurukul at the age of 13 and there he has completed his studies in Yoga, Sanskrit, and Veda. He holds a master degree in Yoga and Sanskrit. He is associated with Chandra Yoga International for the past 1 Year.