Sunday, February 26, 2017

Interview with Masterji, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher in Mysore

Masterji, Senior Ashtanga Yoga Teacher in Mysore

M.S. Viswanath, better known as Masterji, is a senior yoga teacher in Mysore. He trained directly with Shri K. Pattabhi Jois for more than 15 years, and he has been teaching the theory and practice of yoga for more than 40 years. In this interview he talks about the real purpose of yoga, the difference between hatha yoga and ashtanga yoga, what is pranayama and a lot more.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Interview with Shashikala, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher in Mysore

Interview with Shashikala, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher in Mysore

Shashikala is a female ashtanga yoga teacher in Mysore, India. There are actually only two female teachers in Mysore: Saraswathi, Shri K. Pattabhi Jois daughter, and Shashikala. Shashikala practiced with Pattabhi Jois for about 15 years, from 1994 until 2009 when he passed away. She now teaches ashtanga yoga at The Three Sisters Yogashala near Lakshmipuram.