Trainers 36 

My name is Akal Kaur Khalsa. I live in Los Angeles, CA and teach at RaMa Institute in Los Angeles, CA. I teach Kundalini yoga, pregnancy yoga and mama and me yoga. My website is www.yogawithakal.com I am a Registered Nurse and currently work with new mom's and babies.

English

I live in Santa Monica, CA, USA. I teach weekly classes and am a trainer at Yoga West and Seventh Chakra Yoga. My full time job is being the CFO/COO of a small natural food company called Beanfields. I can be reached at amritphd@gmail.com.

Kundalini Yoga classes in Murrieta, Temecula and Lake Elsinore Atma K. Khalsa, LVN, Professional Level Trainer 951-696-9063 ext. 105 Our weekly schedule: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/schedule To subscribe to our occasional yoga class & event updates & e-letters: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/subscribe Our instructors: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/instructors Yogic Recipes & More: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/node/145 Easy Vegetarian Kid Recipes: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/files/Easy%20Kid%20RecipesLast.pdf Yogic Cleansing: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/node/325 Guru Ram Das Healing webpage: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/node/585 Free Kundalini Yoga Online: http://yogamurrieta.com/node/687 Postnatal Foods & Tips Page: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/node/285 Friends Page: http://www.yogamurrieta.com/node/83

Awtar Kaur Khalsa has been living, studying, and teaching in Kundalini Yoga ashrams since 1972. She sat at the feet of Yogi Bhajan with a notebook, timer, and camera, prompting him to remark, "She has perfect notes." Awtar uses generous doses of humor to inspire her students to expand. As a Lead trainer she has taught throughout the United States and overseas. In addition to teaching in Northern California/Nevada she teaches at Solstices and in the Espanola Level 1 Immersion. She travels regularly to the Northeast US and Florida. She is the director of The Kundalini Yoga Center in San Francisco, where she facilitates Level 1 & Level 2 programs.

Abkhazian, English

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level Two Authentic Relationships — Nevada City, CA 95959, USA, Apr 14, 2018 to Aug 31, 2018
Level Two Vitality and Stress — 1390 Waller St, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA, Sep 21, 2018 to Jan 19, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — San Francisco, CA, USA, Sep 29, 2018 to Apr 28, 2019
Level Two Conscious Communication — Houston, TX, USA, Jan 11, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019
English, Spanish

Dr. Krishna Khalsa has practiced Kundalini Yoga and Meditation for over 30 years. She studied with the master of Kundalini Yoga, Yogi Bhajan and has been a certified KRI teacher trainer since 1996. Dr. Krishna enjoys teaching Kundalini Yoga to hundreds of students in a variety of venues (e.g. workshops, health centers, Board of Education, international 3HO Yoga Centers). For the past 15 years, Krishna specialized in training teachers of Kundalini Yoga. As a certified Lead trainer, she delivers both Level 1 and Level 2 KRI Kundalini Yoga Teachers’ Training programs in Toronto, Canada, Sacramento, CA and Reno, NV. Since 2007 Dr. Krishna has worked closely with KRI and other experienced trainers developing standards for the Aquarian Academy. Her focus for the past several years has been on leading the team that designed and developed Level 3 Teacher training. This has been her love and passion.

English

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — 120 E Tonhawa St, Norman, OK 73069, USA, Sep 8, 2018 to Jul 28, 2019
English

Guru Prem was given the title, Posture Master by Yogi Bhajan. He specialized in how to use the body correctly. He teaches the Breath, Bandhs, Mantra, Mudras, Dristi and Asanas and how to do them with ease for the maximum benefit. He has taught all over the world, New York City, Santiago, Asuncion, SaoPaulo, Mexico City, Brisbane, Toronto, Vancouver, Madrid, Barcelona, and had the honor of teaching at Solstice & European Yoga Festival! He has helped many to practice Yoga with ease and find a more comfortable seat, but also to have a more conscious awareness of ones body/mind/spirit and help people live from their 'True Heart'. He is the author of 'Divine Alignment', 'The Heart Rules' and the New book 'Everyday Devotion' and produces 3HO music! He just released with his wife, Simran 2 New Albums, 'Heal Me' & 'Suite: Kirtan Soheila'

Languages: Czech, English, Spanish Teach in: Los Angeles, CA (during the year) and also Czech Republic, mostly Prague (usually over the summer) Teacher Training Level 1. founder/administrator in Prague, Czech Republic Professional Trainer for TT Level 1 Czech Republic. Email: gurusansar@yahoo.com or skolakundalinijogy@gmail.com Web: kundaliniyoga.blog.cz My favorite topics are the Mind and the Relationships. I have been working a lot with women especially sharing the day-to-day application of Yogi Bhajan's teachings for women. In addition to these two, I have also developed a program on KY and English/Spanish. I like sharing KY with school teachers and healers to help them overcome stress and build their strength.

Catalan, Czech, German, English, Spanish, Russian, Slovak
English

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

21 Stages of Meditation - All Journeys — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Jul 28, 2018 to Sep 30, 2018
Level Two Vitality and Stress — 200 8th Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109, USA, Aug 18, 2018 to Jan 5, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Oct 12, 2018 to Jun 2, 2019

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level Two Mind and Meditation — Salt Lake City, UT, USA, Mar 16, 2018 to Aug 18, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — 19171 Magnolia St, Huntington Beach, CA 92646, USA, Sep 22, 2018 to May 5, 2019

Gurujas is a kundalini yoga teacher trainer and a GRAMMY award-winning musician, singer and songwriter. She is the lead vocalist and principal songwriter of White Sun, whose music has gone to #1 on Billboard, iTunes, and Amazon. For a decade, Gurujas has been traveling the world teaching Kundalini Yoga and has been a part of two dozen teacher-training courses. A leading teacher at RA MA Institute, Gurujas teaches that Kundalini Yoga is an experientially-bases system---a science of joy, fulfillment and love. She regularly travels to St. Petersburg, Russia---as well as other cities in like Prague, London, and Mallorca---to give Aquarian teachings.

English, Spanish

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.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — Weatherford, TX, USA, Jan 12, 2018 to Sep 16, 2018
Level Two Conscious Communication — 605 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA, Apr 28, 2018 to Sep 8, 2018
Level Two Vitality and Stress — 605 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA, Jul 28, 2018 to Dec 15, 2018
Level Two Authentic Relationships — Bozeman, MT, USA, Sep 28, 2018 to Feb 2, 2019

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.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level Two Authentic Relationships — 1322 Oakton St, Evanston, IL 60202, USA, May 4, 2018 to Oct 6, 2018
Level Two Lifecycles and Lifestyles — 1238 Upas St, San Diego, CA 92103, USA, Jul 6, 2018 to Nov 17, 2018

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 — Marathon, Greece, Feb 5, 2018 to Aug 19, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Redmond, WA, USA, Feb 5, 2018 to Aug 19, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Virginia Beach, VA, USA, Feb 15, 2018 to Aug 26, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Panama City, Panama, May 29, 2018 to Dec 2, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Port Au Prince, Haiti, HAITI, Jun 4, 2018 to Dec 10, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Sooke, BC V9Z, Canada, Jul 9, 2018 to Dec 2, 2018
Level Two Authentic Relationships — Oceanside, CA, USA, Aug 10, 2018 to Dec 15, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Jl. Raya Singakerta No.108, Singakerta, Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia, Oct 3, 2018 to Mar 26, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — Kleine Wallstraße 7, 19258 Boizenburg/Elbe, Germany, Oct 10, 2018 to Apr 28, 2019
Level Two Vitality and Stress — Amritsar, Punjab, India, Oct 24, 2018 to Jan 27, 2019
Level Two Mind and Meditation — Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico, Nov 3, 2018 to Feb 6, 2019
Level Two Lifecycles and Lifestyles — 6440, 609 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054, USA, Dec 26, 2018 to Mar 31, 2019
Level Two Conscious Communication — 29A Greeves St, St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia, Jan 16, 2019 to Apr 22, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — 609 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054, USA, Jan 25, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Level Two Mind and Meditation — Jl. Raya Singakerta No.108, Singakerta, Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia, Mar 26, 2019 to Jun 29, 2019

Harijiwan has been teaching Kundalini Yoga since 1975. Each year he leads Level One and Two Trainings in Santa Monica, California with his training team, which includes Tej Kaur, www.ninetreasuresyoga.com and Gurujas Kaur the lead singer of the band White Sun, www..whitesun.com Harijiwan teaches everyday of the training. Held close to his home and using his personal Gongs and state of the art sound system these courses are designed to transmit a maximum amount of energy and consciousness transformation through the Level One and Two curriculums. Videos of these trainings and his worldwide schedule of events and dates of future Level One and Two trainings can be found at www.harijiwan.com Harijiwan teaches weekly classes in Santa Monica, California at the RA MA Institute, www.ramayogainstitute.com

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — St Petersburg, Russia, Nov 12, 2017 to Oct 20, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, Feb 11, 2018 to Aug 17, 2018
Level Two Lifecycles and Lifestyles — St Petersburg, Russia, May 1, 2018 to Aug 5, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Santa Monica, CA, USA, Sep 6, 2018 to Mar 9, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — New York, NY, USA, Sep 19, 2018 to Mar 22, 2019
Level One Teacher Training — Los Angeles, CA, USA, Oct 12, 2018 to May 12, 2019
Level Two Authentic Relationships — St Petersburg, Russia, Nov 13, 2018 to Feb 16, 2019

Jai Gopal is a former U.S. Army officer and a West Point Graduate. He fell in love with Kundalini Yoga after experiencing how quickly the technology works to help one master their energy and flow of the mind. After meeting his teacher, Harijiwan, Jai Gopal became dedicated to teaching and helping others learn the technology of Kundalini Yoga. Practicing and teaching Kundalini Yoga for over fifteen years, he very much enjoys studying deeply the pure teachings of Yogi Bhajan and sharing them with the students.

I am a KRI Level Two teacher and active teacher in several studios in the Los Angeles area and have been so for over 9 years. They currently include: -Golden Sol ~ www.goldensolcollective.org -Yogala ~ www.yoglastudios.com -Innnerworks Wellness Center ~ www.innerworkswellness.com -I have been on the Level One Teacher Training team for the Golden Bridge in LA/Santa Monica and the India Immersion for 6 years. ~ www.goldenbridgeyoga.com -I have been part of the Level One Teacher Training team for Tenth Gate Yoga in Los Angeles for the last 2 trainings ~ www.krishnakaur.org -I was a TnT in the KRI Immersion for two years. (2013-14) -I am trained in Pre-natal and Children's Yoga. Website address: www.japdharamrose.com I specialize in mantra and have recorded a cd. My goal is to make Kundalini Yoga usable for anyone on a daily basis.

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.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level Two Conscious Communication — 19171 Magnolia St, Huntington Beach, CA 92646, USA, Aug 18, 2018 to Dec 8, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Alcanfores 29, Águilas, 01710 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico, Oct 19, 2018 to May 26, 2019
Level Two Vitality and Stress — Accra, Ghana, Nov 22, 2018 to Feb 25, 2019

Born and raised doing Kundalini Yoga, Mahan Kirn had the rare opportunity to study directly with Yogi Bhajan as a young child and later served as his personal assistant and healer for 10 years where she learned directly from the Master on a daily basis. She has dedicated her life to teaching and healing and travels around the world. She currently resides in Los Angeles.

Love teaching all over the US, Asia, Iceland, Europe....and meeting Kundalini Yoga teachers and students in new places! Self-publlisher and author of Divine Relationships: Two Bodies, One Soul in April, 2013. namkaur@gmail.com

Level 1 Professional Trainer. Professional trainer in the Level 1 Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training course in Santa Cruz CA. Specialities include Sound and Mantra, which I teach in the Santa Cruz CA, and the 2 San Francisco Bay Area Level 1 courses in Northern California. See www.satsantokh.com for more information.

English, Hindi, Panjabi

Raghubir Kaur Khalsa has been an avid student of yoga and meditation her entire adult life, but found her home in Kundalini Yoga in 2004. She is a firm believer in the power of Kundalini Yoga to transform lives, activate the creative flow and achieve a deep connection with Self. As both an artist and teacher/practitioner of Kundalini Yoga and Meditation, Raghubir has experienced how the teachings of Yogi Bhajan can take your life from mundane to extraordinary. And if you are working with creativity, there is no better way to access and maintain it's flow. Raghubir is an artist and teacher and her mission is to bring the Art of Flourishing to everyone. She is currently a Professional Trainer.

English

*Lead trainer of Kundalini Yoga Level 1 for 15 years *Lead trainer of Kundalini Yoga Level 2 for 2 years *Head teacher for The Awareness Center in Pasadena, CA *Chiropractor for 34 years *Developer of the Ten Body Tune Up *Creator of the CD Mantras of the Master *Creator of the CD A Simple Yoga Practice *President of the Khalsa Chiropractic Association Awareness Center Website: www.awarenesscenteryoga.org Khalsa Chiropractic website: www.khalsachiropracticpasadena.com Ten Body Tune Up website: www.tenbodytuneup.com

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — Pasadena, CA, USA, Feb 23, 2018 to Sep 9, 2018
Level Two Mind and Meditation — 2801 E Foothill Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107, USA, Oct 6, 2018 to Feb 2, 2019
English

Sat Santokh is a Lead Trainer who has been on the cutting edge of our collective evolution in consciousness for over fifty years. A former manager of the Grateful Dead and a peace activist since the late 50's, he first began to offer Teacher Training in 1972. His focus is the critical relationship between inner peace and world peace, and the evolution of human consciousness. He leads Self Worth workshops, healing the inner wounds that prevent us from allowing ourselves full access to life’s abundance, and trains others in how to do this work. He believes that we each need to develop the capacity to give ourselves permission (by healing our wounds) to succeed in our personal lives and our life missions, so that we can achieve inner peace and become radiant examples of how to live on the planet.

Ongoing and Upcoming Programs

Level One Teacher Training — 421 Sybil Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577, USA, Oct 13, 2018 to Jun 9, 2019

Sat Siri Kaur has practiced yoga since 2000, and has been teaching the Science & Art of Kundalini Yoga & Meditation, as taught by Yogi Bhajan, Ph.D., since 2005. She was raised in a household visited by traditional indigenous healers who imbued in her the respect of sacred traditions. Her experience with international business people, world diplomats, heads of states, renowned artists/celebrities, and politicians gives her a unique perspective on various cultures and customs. She is a Professional Level Teacher Trainer. She authored "COSMOGONY: THE YOGA SUTRAS OF PATANJALI APPLIED TO THE TEACHINGS OF YOGI BHAJAN, Ph.D." and Composer of the "STANDING BRAVE" CD music album. Sat Siri is known for leading heart-centered Sacred Circles reminding souls of their power, divinity and uniqueness to experience dignity. She lead the International Peace Prayer Day Blessing Ceremony Walk for several years during Summer Solstice at Ram Das Puri.

Seva Simran Singh is a California grown Kundalini Yoga teacher and healer with deep compassion, an inspirational attitude and healing presence. He has been teaching Kundalini Yoga since 2004 after receiving certification at Yoga West in Los Angeles. He is currently an Associate and part of the Teacher Training programs in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Emphasizing empowerment, growth and refinement, Seva Simran’s classes are opportunities for individuals to strengthen the intuition, release unwanted habits and addictions and engage the current of their highest aspirations. His approach aids individuals in making simple yet significant changes to enjoy a more radiant and exalted life. www.gotkundalini.com

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'

English

Love teaching all over the US, Asia, Iceland, Europe....and meeting Kundalini Yoga teachers and students in new places! Self-publlisher and author of Divine Relationships: Two Bodies, One Soul in April, 2013. namkaur@gmail.com

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 — 24610 Narbonne Ave, Lomita, CA 90717, USA, Jan 12, 2018 to Oct 14, 2018
Level One Teacher Training — Gral Carrera 480, Viña del Mar, Región de Valparaíso, Chile, Apr 21, 2018 to Dec 3, 2018

Sotantar Suraj offers workshops all over the world and has practiced and studied yoga, meditation and healing since his childhood in Spain. Sotantar is a widely recognized Gong Teacher based in Los Angeles, CA who also travels in Europe. He had the privileged to meet and receive teachings from the Master of Kundalini Yoga, Yogi Bhajan. He has worked with and learn from, world-renowned Gong Teacher Don Conreaux and from world-renowned Tantra Teacher Mahasatvaa Ma Ananda Sarita. He is also a Reiki Master/Teacher, Sound Therapist and Hypnotherapist. Sotantar is dedicated to raising awareness, inspiring passion, creating balance, and spreading love, joy and peace to the universal community. He has recorded a series of CDs including the Planet Gongs and Tibetan Bowls for meditation, transformation and healing. His DVDs include powerful and transformative Kundalini Yoga Kriyas, Gong Bath and Meditations.

I am grateful to be a Teacher Trainer of KRI Level 1 and Level 2 Courses, Teacher of Kundalini Yoga classes, Workshops & Deep Meditation courses. We are building a very high and bright community of kundalini yogis from all walks of life, all ages, all backgrounds in Hollywood at Nine Treasures Yoga. Come Be With Us!