About The Teacher
Kirshna Raja-Certified Yoga teacher and Yoga Therapist, hailing from a family of traditional Yoga practitioners in South India.He learned Yoga techniques at the age of 8 from his uncle who was a yoga teacher and regular Yoga practitioner at Ramakrishna Mission and Vivekananda Ashram where they teach authentic traditional Yoga techniques. He joined SVYASA Yoga University,(SVYASA-Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana) in Bangalore and became a Certified Yoga Teacher and Therapist. He also underwent various Yoga Therapy Training programs at the University which has a 250 bedded Yoga hospital within the campus.He was also a member of the Yoga Therapist Team of the SVYASA for one year for the STOP DIABETES THROUGH YOGA project of the University to teach Yoga Therapy techniques to prevent and manage Diabetes through Yoga. Krishna Raja underwent and completed successfully the Teachers Training Program and Advanced Teachers Training Programs in Sivanda Ashrams. Krishna Raja is the founder of YOGAWAY Yoga training center in Bangalore, India, along with his wife , who is also a certified Yoga teacher.-www.yogawayindia.com . He was awarded YOGA SIROMANI TEACHER OF YOGA and YOGA ACHARYA-MASTER OF YOGA titles from The International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center. Krishna Raja has been teaching Yoga for many years and his teachings are based on Holistic Integrated approach coupled with modern medical and scientific explanations adhered by Dr.Nagendra-Former Scientist of NASA(U.S.A) and Dr.Nagarathna, M.D.,FRCP(Edinburgh) founders of SVYASA Yoga University, Swami Sivananda(He was a Medical Doctor and later a world renowned Sage) and Swami vishnu Devananda- close disciple of Swami Sivananda.