The founder and teacher at ShivaShaktiYoga is Swami Shiva Shankar). He was born in a Brahmin family at Orissa. He was raised by the his spiritual masters and trained in an ancient legendary caves where countless legendary yoga masters have trained and attained the deepest mysteries of the sacred veda and yoga. He has mastered the techniques of Hatha Yoga and joined Iyengar Yoga Institute for further advanced studies of Yoga. He is distinctly recognized in the fields of Hatha Yoga, Raja Yoga, laya Yoga and Mantra Yoga.
He has been conducting various Yoga Week seminars for adults and children. He also conducts Yoga teacher training in goa. He has trained students in many countries like Germany, Thailand, Austria, Hungary, France, etc.