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Yoga guru TKV Desikachar has passed away

Yoga guru TKV Desikachar has passed away


Renowned Yoga Guru T.K.V. Desikachar has passed away following a brief illness in Chennai. He was 78 years old. The son of T. Krishnamacharya, popularly acknowledged as the ‘father of modern yoga’, he dabbled with engineering before he learned yoga from his father. He was known for transforming the way yoga was practiced and turned it into both a wellness concept and a therapy.

Mr. Desikachar, who had made the city his home, moved from Mysore in the early 1960s. He also taught Yoga to famous philosopher J Krishnamurti in January 1966. In 1976, he founded the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiramwhere today about 1000 students visit every month to learn yoga.

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