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About Us

Our curriculum is modern continuation of traditional yogic teachings translated into practical applications, techniques and practices that are relevant and meaningful in today’s world.

Our Mission: We empower people to live in alignment with their fullest, most actualized expression through transformative, experiential education.

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The Teachings

Founded in the authentic teachings of her roots, Kamini has spent the last 30 years translating the profound truths she received into practical relevance. With the help of her psychology education and interest in science, her teachings and curriculum are uniquely clear, applicable, non-dogmatic, and are designed to be life-enhancing and self-empowering for everyone regardless of background or belief. Author and expert in Yoga Nidra, Yoga Therapy and Artful Living, Kamini teaches and trains students professionally worldwide.

Background

Kamini is a master teacher. She has been teaching for over 30 years and has created a unique body of teachings combining the ancient wisdom of yoga with science and modern psychology.

Kamini grew up and trained at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health and gained degrees in Anthropology and Psychology from Smith College and La Salle University. As daughter of one of the original yoga masters who pioneered yoga in the West, Kamini has served as Director of Wellness at Yarrow, an executive retreat center in Michigan, and on faculty of the Foxhollow Leadership Center.

She served as Director, Education Director and Core Curriculum Developer of the Amrit Yoga Institute; a cutting edge teaching center for advanced studies in eastern philosophy.

Kamini is the acclaimed author of author of Yoga Nidra: The Art of Transformational Sleep and developer of the I AM Yoga Nidra app. She also authored Life Lessons, Love Lessons, which demonstrates how to use the principles of Yoga in life and in relationship via her personal life story.

Kamini is considered an expert in the inner sciences of yoga, relaxation and artful living. She is a frequent guest speaker and teacher at various nationally accredited institutions for higher learning throughout the United States, Europe and India. Her guided Yoga Nidra experiences have been used in various government institutions.

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Her insight and experience-based trainings and lectures have been welcomed worldwide including England, Holland, Denmark, Belgium, France, Portugal, Germany, Austria, Turkey, Iceland, Italy, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Mexico, Australia, India, Indonesia and throughout the United States and Canada.

Kamini’s corporate work has included Bahamas Princess Resorts, Kellogg’s, KEDS, Sony, KPN Telecom and Mars Confectionary as well as the Department of Defense and the Internal Revenue Service of the Netherlands.

In 2012 Kamini was awarded the title of Yogeshwari (a woman of yogic mastery) for her keen ability to bring ancient illumination to the genuine challenges of the human experience. Kamini has been featured on the cover of Natural Awakenings, in Dutch Cosmopolitan, Fit and Healthy magazine, and has published numerous articles in the United States and Europe.

Kamini is certified as an E-RYT in yoga instruction. She is also certified in contact partner yoga, Phoenix Rising yoga therapy, massage therapy, danskinetics, and holistic health education.

She speaks Dutch, French, and English.

For more information visit kaminidesai.com.

Experience the unique distillation of over 30 years of teachings

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