Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar (14 December 1918 – 20 August 2014), better known as B.K.S. Iyengar, was the founder of the style of yoga known as “Iyengar Yoga” and was considered one of the foremost yoga teachers in the world.
He was the 11th of 13 children
Awards & Achievements
2014- Received Padma Vibhushan from the President of India
Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute is the heart and soul of Iyengar yoga
A form of hatha yoga that uses props as aids in performing asana
Yehudi Menuhin gave him the break that transformed Iyengar
Welcome to the Iyengar Yoga center Bellur near Bangalore. We invite you to come for a stay to nourish your body, soothe your mind, and uplift your spirit.