Akhilesh Bodhi (Yoga teacher & founder Mahamukti Yoga Retreats)
Akhilesh Bodhi, and professional Yoga instructor, Reiki master and spiritual mentor is founder of the Neo Yoga Center. Akhilesh has deep understanding and extensive knowledge of Yoga practice which spans decades and developed his own inclusive method of Yoga. He carries a bequest of teaching traditional yoga and mixes it with modern ways of BKS Iyengar and K.Pattabhi Jois styles for the international yoga seekers. Fusion of Ashtanga Vinyas, Hatha yoga and Raj yoga presents a holistic technique suited to the people across the world.
Akhilesh Bodhi has traveled all over the world to teach Yoga classes to millions of students and conducts regular yoga retreats and workshops at various countries like Austria, Turkey, Bali, Indonesia and other European / US countries. A staunch follower of Swami Dayanand Saraswati, he learnt Vedanta philosophy at Vedanta school, a yoga student of Sivanada Asharm in Kerala & Iyengar Institute in Pune. He has studied with Geeta Iyenagr and Prashant Iyengar and has also been trained with Ramananda Patel from San Francisco USA.
He was born and brought up in a large joint family where he had to work hard with his brother to run the family business. After his school, he used to get engaged in running the family restaurant. He remembers of the punishments he used to receive for being late at work. His own interest and passion got him to Lucknow University where he completed his higher studies.
He started his own school in India. He has been frequently traveling to Switzerland, Sweden, Netherlands, Germany, Austria etc. for the purpose of teaching and organizing workshop around Europe. He began his courses on Yoga Teacher training in 2009 and continued till date. Under his super vision he has taught almost 20 successful 200 AND 300 HOURS training sessions around the world in collaboration with Ashiyana Yoga Center, Mahi Power Yoga, Siddhi Yoga, Neo Yoga Delft, Holland, Be-better Yoga Germany. He has dedicated his entire life in imparting his knowledge of Yoga science to this world and wishes to create a world of love, peace and harmony through his yogic practices and encouraging all the people to do the same.