I was born in the Eastern part of India and was initiated early in the childhood into the practice of Mantra Yoga. I chose to devote myself to learning the science of yoga under the direct guidance of Sw. Niranjanananda Saraswati at Bihar School of Yoga, India.
I am now here to guide your journey into yoga and share the teachings that brought light into my life.
Born in the Eastern part of India, in the city of Chittaranjan, close to Kolkata, Avisek was initiated early in his childhood into the practice of Mantra Yoga by Sw. Gahananandaji Maharaj (President of Rama Krishna Mission, Belur Math).
After he completed his formal education in Electronics and Communication Engineering, he devoted himself to learning the science of yoga under the direct guidance of his Guru, Sw. Niranjanananda Saraswati at Bihar School of Yoga, India. He was initiated into Karma Sanyasa and was given the spiritual name Mangaldharma by his Guru, Swami Niranjanananda Sarawati.
Sn. Mangaldharma is also a certified Yoga Teacher from Sivananda Ashram, Kerala, India. He holds a diploma in Ayurvedic Massage from International Yoga Vedanta Center, Kerala & First Aid course from St John Ambulance, New Delhi, and ‘Diploma in Thai Foot Reflexology’ from Thai Massage School of Chang Mai, Hong Kong.
He has conducted wellness workshops for different governmental and non-governmental organisations and offered yoga classes for citizens of different nationalities during his stay in Hong Kong, Macau, Philippines, China, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Mauritius, India & Romania.
Sn. Mangaldharma offers yoga classes in Timisoara and Bucharest, Romania, on a regular basis and conducts yoga & wellness workshops in different places, in Romania and abroad.
Prakriti School of Yoga has the privilege to invite multiple senior yoga teachers (acharyas) to conduct workshops on a wide range of topics. We are thankful to the following teachers who have visited our center in Timisoara / Bucharest and shared their knowledge & inspiration with the Romanian students.
Swami Mudrarupa Saraswati
Doctor, yoga therapist and teacher of the Satyananda Yoga Academy Europe.
As a disciple of Swami Niranjananda, he lived in India for ten years, where he was a teacher at Bihar Yoga Bharati, the first yoga academy in the world.
As a highly qualified therapist and doctor, he combines the methods of western healing with the ancient knowledge of yoga and ayurveda. Swami Mudrarupa is not only a learned teacher but also an attractive personality, whose equanimity and sparkling sense of humor instantly wins everybody’ hearts.
She gained her experience in India where, as a disciple of Swami Niranjananda, she was a teacher at Bihar Yoga Bharati, the first yoga academy in the world.
At present she guides the Satyananda Yoga Centre in Belgrade together with Swami Mudrarupa and she is also member of the teaching staff to Satyananda Yoga Academy Europe. She is a teacher endowed with a fascinating personality, who inspires both with her modesty and immense experience.