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Benkat Raman

Benkat Raman’s Bio

Benkat Raman is born and brought up in a well-known Brahman family of Gangotri- one of the four sacred shrines of Char Dhams of Hindus. Indulged in the hour-long deep meditative practices under the guidance of his Grand father, he embarked upon his journey of self-discovery at an early age of 10. As he grew up, his quest for the yogic knowledge kept on increasing.

He studied various scriptures of different religions and attended three months Satsanga at the acclaimed Geeta Bhawan ashram in Rishikesh. After completing his graduation from HNB Garhwal Univ. Srinagar in the year 2005, Benkat decided to make yoga a permanent part of his life.

To turn his dreams into reality, he first earned a P.G. Diploma in yogic Science from Pt. L.M.S. Govt P.G. College Rishikesh in 2006 and later did M.A. in Human consciousness & Yogic Science from Gurukul Kangri Univ. Haridwar Uttarakhand in 2008.

Being a brilliant learner and practitioner, he was selected as a Yoga Instructor in Govt. P.G. College New Tehri Uttarakhand and served there for the year 2008-2009. His working experiences include 6-month learning and sharing experience with Himalayan based tradition as a student yoga teacher in Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama Rishikesh,
1-year experience in yoga teaching in Yoga Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, and 6+ years of yoga teaching experience in China. Benkat is an expert in subjects like Shatkarmas, Asana, Mudra & Bandha, Pranayama, Yoga-Nidra, Meditation, and Mindfulness-walking. At present, he is associated as a yoga teacher in Rishikul Yogshala.