About The Teacher
The founder, Yogachariya Dr. Sanjeev Pandey Ji PhD M.sc., PhD (Yogatherapy & Naturopathy) is a himalayan yogi in 7-th generation. He keeps family and university tradition of yoga during his long teaching and perosnal practice. He provides education and supplementary treatment according to the high level of ancient and modern standard of vedic science. He was born in spiritual familily in 1971 in Farrukhabad. Since childhood his grandfather Sri Dayanand Pandey (also famous Yogi) teached him basic knowledge of hatha yoga, pranayama, astrology, ayurveda, asana, puja and mantra chanting. Because of his grandfather he had opportunity to meet personally many well-known monks, rishis, yogis (Devi Raha Baba Ji, Swami Satyananda, Baba Neem Karori (Lakshman Das), Swami Nardananda Saraswati, Swami Rama etc.) and get authentic knowledge of vedic science. In 1990 Dr. Pandey Ji graduated from University of Lucknow with Diploma of Bachelor of Science (ZBC) in biology. Since 1991 till 2007 he improved his practical skills and lerned Sanskrit in Institute for the traditional study of Advaita Vedanta, Sanskrit, Yoga, Ayurveda and Astrology - Adhyatma Vidya Peeth, Gurukulam and in Pilgrim center Ashram Naimisharanya. Since 1995 he began his teaching career in yoga in Rishikesh and in fact become one of the famous teachers of Pranayama & Philosophy. He teached in famous schools like Rishikesh School of Yoga and Ayurveda, World peace yoga school, Himalayan Yoga Academy, Swasti Yogshala and continues his activity till nowdays. From 2008 till 2011 he continued his education in Gurukul Mahavidyalaya College Jawalapur, Haridwar and in Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Haridwar, India, got (Master Degree in Yogic Science and Human Consciousness) and become a Yogachariya. At 2011 Dr. Pandey established in Rishikesh his own school Vedangas. It was one of the popular Yoga Schools that provided Teacher Training 200, 300, 500 H and Ayurveda. Because of his love to science he dicided to take more time to scientific research in Yoga. At 2013 he leaved Vedangas, started his research work in Yogatherapy & Naturopathy and combined it with teaching activity in many schools of Rishikesh. In 2016 Mr. Pandey Ji successful finished his doctor work and got PhD in Yogatherapy and Naturopathy from Alternative Medical Council Colcutta. Since January 2017 he opened his own Institute of Vedic Science and Alternative Medicine to share authentic yoga knowledge and provide continuing education in vedic science (Yoga, Ayurveda, Naturopathy, Astrology, Vastu Shastra, Sanskrit). Dr. Pandey has a lot of experience of work in foreign countries and gives many international Workshops in Russia, Poland. He teached in Nepal, Tibet, Thailand, Russia and many other countries. He speaks free Sanskrit, Hindi & English. In order to develop himself Dr. Pandey attend regulary special seminars in Gurukul (Haridwar), Satsangs of famous Spiritual Masters like Swami Guru Sharanananda - Raman Reti Ashram Mathura, Swami Avdeshananda Giri (Haridwar) and continuously visits spiritual places in India, Nepal, Tibet. ‘‘My aim as a yoga teacher to bring student from his present level to desired statement of development in order to connect with himself‘‘.