Trainers 12 

Adarsh Kaur began her yogic journey at the age of 14 through the practice of sun salutations in a modern dance class. Then in 1999, Adarsh started the practice of Kundalini Yoga at Yoga Yoga in Austin, Texas and was so inspired by its transforming effects that she became a KRI certified Kundalini Yoga teacher in 2000. At the direction of Yogi Bhajan, Adarsh moved to Espanola, New Mexico to practice the teachings and develop herself into a strong, confident, businesswoman and teacher. She served as the Human Resources Manager at Akal Security and later as the Director of Yoga West in Los Angeles. Adarsh enjoys applying Kundalini Yoga to the every day experiences of business, relationships, and communication. She teaches Kundalini Yoga classes and workshops regularly, and also specializes in teaching the sound current through Celestial Communication to people of all ages. Yogi Bhajan wrote in a letter to Adarsh, "The sangat loves your celestial communication. It uplifts everyone."

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I have been a Counselor for Individuals, Couples, Families and Children in Beverly Hills for over 20 years. Cultivating ultimate efficacy and an elevated quality of life is the focus in relationships, work and recreation. I integrate the best of East and West by integrating cutting edge Western Psychology and Kundalini Yoga and Humanology as taught by Yogi Bhajan in my work. I am part of the Teacher Training team at Yoga West in West Los Angeles for Level 1 Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training and am a Level 2 Group Leader. My husband, Siri Marka and I teach courses entitled "Love Beyond Time and Space", "The Miracle of the Breath", "How to Live and How to Die", "Grief: Romancing the Loss" and many others.

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GuruMeher means compassionate teacher. He began his studies with Yogi Bhajan in 1980 has taught Kundalini Yoga for 33 years and trains teachers in Level 1 and 2 courses internationally. He is a professional Life Coach, speaker, author and creator of Senses of the Soul. His work combines the transformational power of yoga, the skills of coaching, and his unique approach of working with emotions to access strength and spiritual growth. Workshops and full courses in Kundalini Yoga and Emotional Liberation are available live and on the web through SensesOfTheSoul.com and soulanswer.com. GuruMeher lives with his family and the 3HO/Sikh Dharma communities in Los Angeles, CA.

Gurutej also known as the energy guru has known since she was six years old that she wanted to lead others to their greatness. A born leader, a creational genius, and a visionary thought leader. Her energy brightens your day, and her gift for lightness, comedy, and humor radiates with every breath and every word of her being. She has taught people for over 40 years to connect to their higher consciousness through healing, meditation, yoga, and chanting. She lives and breathes the meaning of her Sikh name, “the one who brings you from darkness into light at the speed of light.” Gurutej has created yoga centers throughout the United States and Canada. Her commitment to community outreach, philanthropy, the homeless, children, alternative education, and conscious living is tireless.

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Har Simran Kaur discovered Kundalini Yoga in 1979, while she was living in Boston. Her longing to practice group sadhana inspired her to move into the Ashram. In 1983, she married her husband and moved to Los Angeles, where she attended Yogi Bhajan's twice-weekly classes and weekly Gurdwara lectures. At Yogi Bhajan's invitation, in 1989, she accepted responsibility for the running of his personal household. For ten years, she was immersed in the details and consciousness of serving him in this particular way. In 2003, she completed Level 1 Teacher Training. Since 2013, she has been part of the Level 1 training team at Guru Ram Das Ashram in San Francisco. She currently teaches three Kundalini Yoga classes a week at Kundalini Yoga by the Sea in Santa Monica, CA, and since the early days of the pandemic, co-hosts a daily group sadhana on zoom. She particularly enjoys welcoming new students to the practice and integrating Yogi Bhajan's teachings on Sikh Dharma with his teachings on Kundalini Yoga.

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Dr. Haridass Kaur Khalsa, Ph.D. lives in Los Angeles, California, USA and is a KRI Lead Trainer. She is trained in Natural Health, Shiatsu-Anma and studies the biomechanics, Qi optimization, and neural patterning of pain sensory to alleviate Chronic Pain. She is focused on making local teachers and building sangat/communities worldwide. She is dedicated to spreading the Teachings far and wide and leads Level 1 Trainings in Bali, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Haiti, Panama, and in the United States. She teaches regularly at 3Ho Solstices, Sat Nam Fest Mexico, Bhaktifest and the European Yoga Festival. She serves as a member of Teacher Trainer Executive Committee and as a KRI Board member.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Mar 5, 2022 to Oct 29, 2022
Level Two Lifecycles and Lifestyles — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Jun 6, 2022 to Sep 9, 2022
Level Two Vitality and Stress — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Jul 1, 2022 to Oct 22, 2022
Level Two Conscious Communication — Mt Shasta, CA 96067, USA, Aug 9, 2022 to Nov 12, 2022
Level Two Mind and Meditation — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Sep 2, 2022 to Dec 24, 2022
21 Stages of Meditation - All Journeys — Honolulu, HI, USA, Sep 6, 2022 to Sep 11, 2022
Level One Teacher Training — Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India, Oct 21, 2022 to Nov 13, 2022
Level Two Mind and Meditation — Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India, Nov 14, 2022 to Feb 17, 2023
Level Two Authentic Relationships — Dubai - United Arab Emirates, Dec 1, 2022 to Mar 6, 2023

Krishna Kaur has been teaching Kundalini Yoga since 1970. She opened the first Yoga Center in South Central LA in 1971, was a member of Yogi Bhajan’s personal staff for many years and founded Y.O.G.A. for Youth, a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the lives of challenged and incarcerated teens and pre-teens. Krishna is a joyous, up-beat teacher with a deep passion for living and sharing the technology of Kundalini Yoga. She literally studied at the feet of Yogi Bhajan, Master of Kundalini Yoga, for over 30 years, and is a longtime Kundalini Yoga teacher trainer of Level 1 and Level 2, in the US, Mexico, Canada, Europe, Africa and other places around the world. Her unique personality and sincere devotion to teaching makes the time spent in her workshops stimulating and uplifting.

Sat Siri Kaur started the first Kundalini Yoga studio in Sydney Australia. She taught and ran the studio there for 4 years before moving to the US. She teaches at Wanderlust Hollywood in Los Angeles, and leads the Level One Teacher Training there. She travels internationally teaching Kundalini Yoga, and training new teachers. She believes training teachers of this sacred technology is the most important work of her life.

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Born into a Yogic family, her parents Co-Directors of Kundalini Yoga East in New York City, started doing Yoga with her from day-one! She studied in India for 9 years. She has been teaching all aspects of KY Teacher Training for the last 15 years. She has taught in Teacher Trainings, in Mexico City, New York City, Los Angeles, Pasadena, Upland, Espanola, Crestone, Ft. Lauderdale, Herndon, Tallahassee & Eugene. She has also had the honor of teaching at Winter and Summer Solstice as well as at the European Yoga Festival. She has ongoing classes in Los Angeles. She has developed a Teacher Training Program for Divine Alignment & The Heart Rules to supplement any Teacher Training program and make sure that the teaching of how to do Kundalini Yoga correctly is carried forward. She has helped her husband of 27 years, GuruPrem Singh, write 3 books 'Divine Alignment', 'The Heart Rules' & a New book from KRI, 'Everyday Devotion' She has 4 Music Albums, 'Love Life', 'Heal Me' and 'Suite: Kirtan Soheila'

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Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level Two Authentic Relationships — 873 Broadway, New York, NY 10003, USA, Jul 16, 2022 to Nov 26, 2022
Level One Teacher Training — 27D Dalston Ln, London E8 3DF, UK, Sep 17, 2022 to May 21, 2023
Level One Teacher Training — 873 Broadway, New York, NY 10003, USA, Oct 21, 2022 to May 29, 2023

Inspired to serve and learn from his teacher, Yogi Bhajan, Siri Marka taught his first Kundalini Yoga class over 44 years ago. With a smile and a grace he delivers vigorous and heart opening yoga kriyas and meditations from Yogi Bhajan's original weekly classes. Siri Marka is known to speak with joy and from the heart. When he is not teaching, he keeps fit by running the L.A. Marathon, which he has done for the last fifteen years. He also travels and teaches in his native language in different locations in Mexico and Chile. Together with his wife, Dharam Dev he teaches courses entitled, "Love Beyond Time and Space", "The Miracle of the Breath", "How to Live and How to Die", "Grief:Romancing the Loss" and more.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — 8846 Saturn St, Los Angeles, CA 90035, USA, Nov 13, 2021 to Aug 7, 2022
Level One Teacher Training — Gral. Carrera 480, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Chile, May 28, 2022 to Nov 13, 2022