Yoga Teacher, Mindfulness Coach, Yoga Philosophy Teacher
Kathirasan is a passionate teacher of Yoga Philosophy and highly respected for his knowledge and discourses on the subject. He has been a teacher of Yoga Philosophy and other related subjects for over 17 years. He has the strength in articulating the most abstract ideas in a simple manner. He had his tutelage with the Himalayan master, Swami Satprakashananda Saraswati for several years studying the subject of Vedanta (Vedic Non-Dualism), Sanskrit and Yoga meticulously. He is very familiar with a multitude of Yoga texts such as the Hatha Yoga Pradipika, Gheranda Samhita, Shiva Samhita, Bhagavad Gita and Upanishads. After completing his Yoga Instructors training, he further embarked on an independent research on the tradition of Hatha Yoga, Patanjali Yoga and Yoga Vedanta by delving into many key Yoga texts. He is also a trained in Vastu (geomancy) and Vedic Astrology. Kathirasan is currently writing a book on Mindfulness and about to publish an authentic commentary on Hatha Yoga source text, Shiva Samhita. Kathir is a Doctoral Candidate (PhD) in Yoga Philosophy & Meditation, Hindu University of America and has a Certificate in Yoga Instruction from SVYASA (India).