Best Yoga Teachers in Rishikesh

An integral part of our beautiful yoga family!

Meet our group of international yoga instructors who are here to expertly guide you through your yoga training in Rishikesh. Their combined years of experience and intuitive teaching approach provide an in-depth understanding of the ancient wisdom of yoga as well as practical teaching techniques.

Mahesh Kothari

TRADITIONAL HATHA YOGA & FLOW

Mahesh Ji started dabbling with yoga when he was a really young age. He started formal classes at very young age like 19 years in a very small local classroom based on donations or free of charges. His reason of teaching is wanting to make everyone happy and also spread the wisdom of yoga to peoples who want to healthier physically and spiritually.

He is one of the most respected teachers in Rishikesh and most of his students are currently teaching oversees in USA, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Germany and all over the globe. His teaching style is traditional Hatha Yoga.

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Bhavesh Bhimanathani

MEDITATION  | PHILOSOPHY | PRANAYAMA

Bhavesh teaches pranayama, philosophy and meditation. He attributes every aspect of his life to Vanamali and his Guru’s grace. He is certified by reputed institutions like Kaivalyadhama, and Swami Rudradev Yoga Centre.

Bhavesh also founded a Mumbai-based yoga group called Yoga Virtually. He has conducted sessions at large corporations like Tata Power, Reliance Group and Gujarat Maritime Board. He not only understands the subject matter, but lives it everyday thus imparting true knowledge to his students.

Jessicah Birch

Jessicah Birch

Reiki | Kundalini | Yin Yoga

Jessicah is a spiritual teacher and intuitive healer. She has been practicing and teaching yoga, meditation, breath work and Reiki since 2015. Since then she has accumulated over 1000 hours of training and taught more than hundreds of students. 

Growing up in Canada Jessicah felt something missing from her life. It was her journey of self love and self discovery that took her on the spiritual path of devotion, and lead her to India. Now she specializes in teaching people healing techniques and guiding them along their spiritual path.  She teaches Reiki, Kundalini, Yin Yoga and Vinyasa Flow at Rama Space.

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Parveen Sharma

YOGA ANATOMY | PRANAYAMA

Parveen is an expert at pranayama, philosophy, anatomy and meditation. She is a graduate in yogic health and psychology, and has also earned a Master’s degree in yogic consciousness and human excellence from Dev Sanskrit University. She is also adept at yogic health, Ayurveda, nutrition and pranic healing.

With over four years of teaching experience, Parveen has taught yoga in different parts of India to students of varying age groups and treated complex health conditions. She is a bundle of unreserved joy, and is unlikely to be found without a smile on her face. Parveen brings the same energy to the classroom and makes learning fun for her students.

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Rajeev Nautiyal

ALIGNMENT & ADJUSTMENT | ASHTANGA

Yogi Rajeev Kumar Nautiyal holds a bachelor in Engineering from Graphic Era University. After months of experience in the area, he felt the need to change his life for a more meaningful one and found himself immersed in yoga as a life-changing philosophy.

As well as attaining a 500-hour TTC certificate, he has also graduated in Yogic Science from Uttarakhand University and in Yoga Naturopathy. He currently teaches Ashtanga and Alignment & Adjustment, at Rama Space. Rajeev Ji brings with himself an experience of more than 5 years of teaching. 

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Ashish Gunsola

VINYASA FLOW

Ashish Ji was born and brought up in Rishikesh. He did his schooling in a private school in town and after that did his Bachelors in Communication (B.Com) from Shri Dev Suman University in Uttarkhand. It was here that he found out his intense desire to experience yoga.

It was a sudden move on his part that his intuition lead him to follow the path of spirituality. After that he did his Masters in Yoga from Uttarakhand Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya and learned under the feet of many Yoga Guru’s. He currently teach Vinyasa flow and Restorative yoga at Rama Space.

Yoga Teachers

Aman Rauthan

ASHTANGA YOGA

Aman Rautan born and raised in the small village northern state of Uttarakhand Indian, in the Himalayan foothills beside the Ganges River. At a very early age he was introduced to yoga by his family and to learn more Aman moved to rishikesh where he learned from many great teachers.

His style is a blend of Hatha, Ashtanga and Yin sequence. His classes will challenge you, make you sweat, and push you to the next level.  Aman Ji is a very young and dynamic teacher when it comes to the practice of Asanas. He is an integral part of the school’s family also.

Jahanvi Ji

Jahanvi Ji

KIRTAN YOGA

Jahnavi Harjai is a sweet, melodious, and an enchanting singer. She has been practicing Bhakti Yoga from last 10 years and has speciality in Mantra Chanting and Kirtan Yoga. She completed her 200 Hr Yoga TTC in Rishikesh and loves to teach different musical instruments including Mridangam (traditional drums), Harmonium, Shruti box, cymbals etc.
 
Students love her teaching sessions so much.  She has always been an all-rounder. She excelled in her studies and was awarded for her academic excellence and oratory skills from childhood. Besides this, she is also a talented graphic designer.
 

Shubh Rana

HATHA YOGA  | POWER YOGA

Yogi Shubham is a young and energetic yoga instructor. After doing Bachelors in Communication (B.Com) from J.V. Jain College in Saharanpur, shubham realized that this was not something good for his soul. He did his 200 Hr Yoga Teacher Training and found his heart in yoga.

He practiced for few years and learned from various instructors before developing his own approach towards it. For him, yoga is a life transforming technique and he wish to share his experience to others in the community. He has been teaching since the last 3 years now and teaches hatha yoga and power yoga at Rama Space.

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Praveen Rajput

MEDITATION  |  PRANAYAMA

Yogi Praveen Rajput was born on the pious land of Rishikesh, and since childhood, he was fascinated by the goodness of yoga. Since a very young age, he developed a passion for yoga practice. He is known for being an incredible tutor, who specializes in training his students in Meditation and Philosophy, Swara Yoga, and Pranayama.

Yogi Praveen has travelled to various places and has taught for four years across India. His approach and techniques are simple which are easy to be understood even by beginners. He has a successful journey as yoga tutor and has achieved several milestones in his journey.

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Swami Ji

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Swami Shivabrahmananda Saraswati chose to renounce the materialistic world vowing to devote his life towards mastering spiritual knowledge since teenager. He is well versed in Yoga Philosophy based on Vedanta, Patanjali Yoga Sutra and the Bhagwad Gita.

He performed a rigorous penance on the banks of River Narmada that lasted for three years. From 2003 to 2006, he enrolled into Arsha Vidya Peetham in Rishikesh to complete the three year Vedanta course conducted by Dayananda Ashram. He is one of the most experienced teachers and shares the wisdom of yoga philosophy at our space.

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Jehir Abbas

PRANAYAMA | MEDITATION 

Like any of us Jehir was a simple man living a simple life, did MBA, got a good paying job in top MNC’s, but still there was something missing from his life. Finally, he decided to follow his heart, left his well-paid job, returned to India and started his training under Himalayan masters in Nepal and Uttarakhand.

His journey to self grew deeper and he started acquiring knowledge and practice on various ancient tools of healing. He teaches Pranayama and Meditation classes at Rama Space. 

Facilitators

A facilitator is a person who helps a group of people to work together better, understand their common objectives, and plan how to achieve these objectives, during meetings or discussions. We are lucky to have such wonderful people as a part of our team, who at times are our course coordinators for specific months. If you are interested in working with us, Click here

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What we offer

Yoga and healing goes together – here at Rama Space we offer several recreational activities which are not only good for your body but healthy for your mind as well. The environment matters as much as a healthy diet while you maintain your learning from the best in class teachers.

BLISSFUL YOGA RETREATS

Perfect balance of yoga and nature in our blissful yoga retreats. Choose from many options and select the best one for yourself. Our team of yoga educators and trip professionals are here to guide you.

SOUND HEALING WORKSHOPS

Learn the ancient art of sound healing with our experienced masters and dive deep in to the world of sound and vibrations. Explore the numerous benefits of sound healing in our practical as well as spiritual life.

HIKING YOGA

Rejuvenate in the pure environment of the Himalayas. Experience nature in its raw form and get a chance to practice yoga in the supreme energy. Why is hiking yoga the right yoga – Tap to learn more!!

MINDFUL MEDITATION RETREATS

Become aware of the very nature of existence that lies within you and is all pervasive. Our retreats are the right amount of blend of peace and harmony. Learn various meditation techniques from our Yoga Guru’s.
Yoga Teachers

“One of the best experiences i ever had was to choose Rama Space for my hiking yoga retreat.”

“I’ll definitely recommend to learn from abi. His knowledge is precise and perfectly time distributed!”

“A blend of yoga and hiking is definitely the right choice for everyone. Thank you guys! See you all soon”

“Beautifully curated itineraries and such amazing landscapes, i wish i do stay and learn more. Well done guys!”

“Great experience of sound healing with Master Abi.
Teaching is very informative, well structured & so cool to try! “

“It’s a totally different world of meditation and energy healing. I’ll definitely recommend rama space to others.”

  • Great Experience, Very Recommended

    Great experience of sound healing with Master Abi.
    Teaching is very informative, well structured & so cool to try!

    With Abi’s course & inspiration , I’m eager to pursue the path of sound healing ❤️

    Great Experience, Very Recommended
    Nastassia Matsulevich
    Dubai
  • Well structured course

    Abi is a great teacher, very knowledgeable and detailed. He is very good at explaining things and simplifying them. I would highly recommend the sound therapy course. He is also very passionate about the art and will go over and above what is expected!

    Well structured course
    Morne Cilliers
    South Africa
  • Highly recommended

    I learned the amazing art of sound healing from Master Abhi and could only recommend others further to try the course. The classes were concise, well structured and informative. Looking forward to continue my practice and experience the various benefits of sound bath and healing.
     
    Highly recommended
    Sanjeev Laha
    Germany
  • The Best Teacher

    Master Abi is such an experienced and patient teacher that he brought me into another whole new world of sound healing experience and learning. His in-depth knowledge about sound and chakra therapy is definitely a great asset that I wish I can further my studies and practices with him again in the near future. 

    The Best Teacher
    Penny Chau
    Hong Kong