"North America"


Domingos Antonio Goncalves de Oliveir

Emissary Instructor of Suddha Dharma Mandalam Canada. President of Yoga Brahma Vydia Shala Canada section.Graduated in Biology in 1986, holds a Master in Cell and Molecular Biology issued by the University of the State of São Paulo in 1998 (Brazil), and a Masters in Entomology (Molecular Genetics) issued by the University of California, Davis (USA) in 2000. Graduated as Ayurveda Therapist with Swami Narayananand Ayurved Saraswati (Dr. Jose Ruguê), at the Yoga Brahma Vidyalaya School, with a practical internship in Panchakarma and Massage Therapy at he Suddha Sabha clinic in Brazil, being certified as Ayurveda and Yoga therapist in March 2007

Kara Thorsen

founder, has had a yoga practice since 1992 and strictly Iyenger method for 12 years. She choses Iyengar Yoga, or more precisely, it chose her, due to the detailed arrangement of the body and mind. The process is true to the 8 limbs of Yoga with Ahimsa (non violence) being primordial. It is taught respecting everyone’s body in the present moment. We can let go to hold on and hold on to let go.Discover how yoga can transform one’s self through the knowledge of one’s self. 

Phone : 514 661 6106 
Email : thelittleyogaroom@gmail.com

Bhuvaneswari Devi

Bhuvaneswari Devi is a self realize mystic who stimulates the evolution of human consciousness though teachings, conferences, retreats and initiations.
She is an internationally recognized spiritual teacher with her carrying her teachings to Canada, USA, Costa Rica, Peru, Colombia, India, Korea, UK., Ecuador and Mexico. She is the founder of Bhuvaneswari Teachings, and Club Yoga for children. She is the author of ” The Temple of Grace,” “Be me be Here,” and “ Guilt Free Motherhood”. Her library of meditations, teachings and courses are extensive and available on line. She has countless audio and video lectures, meditations and audio books. Much could be said about her humanology education and her 30-years of experience, however, it is her presence, simplicity and directness that make every lecture a real jewel of wisdom. To learn about her work, retreats and her national and international appearances:


Yogacharya Dr. Binod Baral 

Is also a medical doctor with MD and PhD
degrees. After getting trained in Hatha Yoga by swami Shree Krishna
Shaharsha Buddhe from Bombay in his early student period, he achieved the highest level of spirituality. While in Europe, he was invited by Dr. Narayan Dutta Shrimali 
to his Ashram - Pitampura, Delhi in 1997, and was blessed by Shrimaliji with Shaktipaat and numerous secret Tantric knowledge. Not everyone had opportunity to meet in person with Shrimaliji that time, but Shrimaliji used to come out to the entrance to meet Dr.Binod and take him to his private room of the Ashram. Yogacharya Dr. Binod has attained getting success - so called "Siddhi"in 2 pairs of Sadhanas ( he doesn't want to mention the names though), and is

the only Disciple who is representing  Swami Nikhileshwaranand Ji Maharaj in North America present days.
To heal physical ailments, Yogacharya Dr. Binod applies the secret knowledge of yoga, pranayamas, meditation & tantra to strengthen the overall body power to resist infection.  His teaching is called "Healing Yoga".
While asking how has it become possible for him to help people, he says: "I use complex methods combined from different parts of Esotericism. Simply speaking, a ball with cosmic energy is formed from the space and is directed to the sick organ through the various breathing techniques (Pryanayamas)"

Yogacharya Dr. Binod Baral; MD, PhD
email: binbaral@gmail.com

Ann'Sylvie Bizier​

Espace Ayurvéda is an Ayurvedic center in Montreal, Qc. We offer Ayurvedic health consultation and many Ayurvedic massages and treatments, (French & English) with a great team of therapists to take care of you.
(Marma, kalari, Abhyanga, Shirodhara, Udvarthana etc...) We also have a public and professional school. (French only for now)  More information in french on our website
Phone.: 514 . 845 . 7745
Adress: 428 Gilford street, Mtl​, H2J 1N2

Espace Ayurvéda est un centre de médecine Ayurvédique situé à Montréal, Qc. Nous offrons des consultations de santé Ayurvédiques et de nombreux massages et traitements ayurvédiques, (français et anglais) avec une belle équipe de thérapeutes pour bien prendre soin de vous. (Marma, Kalari, Abhyanga, Shirodhara, Udvarthana etc ...)
Nous avons aussi une école publique et professionnelle. (En français seulement pour le moment)
Plus d'informations en français sur notre site web (voir plus bas)

Téléphone .: 514. 845. 7745
Adresse: 428 rue Gilford, Mtl​, H2J 1N2
Site Web: www.espaceayurveda.ca
Facebook: Espace Ayurveda
Email: info@espaceayurveda.ca

Ram Vakkalanka

"Ram Vakkalanka is an internationally known Nada Yogi, Sanskrit expert, Kirtan artist and Meditation instructor. Based in Toronto, Canada, Ram travels all around the world sharing his deep knowledge of Yoga philosophy, Nada Yoga and Sanskrit. So far, 16 CDs and 1 DVD of his works have been released. Ram's talks are broadcast on Radio and TV. His articles are published in print as well as on line. Ram's on-line video course on 'The Origin and Evolution of Yoga' (available at www.globalmindbody.org) is considered as one of the most comprehensive works on the subject. For more about his work, please visit www.aksharayoga.com."

Ph: 1-416-7355574
Website: www.aksharayoga.com
e-mail: yogaphilosopher@gmail.com

Mona Warner

Has been practicing yoga since 2001. She is the founder of Janati Yoga School in Kingston, ON, Canada.  She is a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance (ERYT500) and graduated from the Kripalu School of Ayurveda as an Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist, 500-Hr Level Ayurvedic Yoga Teacher, and an Ayurvedic Health Consultant. Passionate about providing people with the tools they need to take ownership of their health and wellness, she encourages her students and clients to tap into their own potential and take conscious steps toward their self care and healing. Mona believes that teaching yoga is a profoundly meaningful spiritual practice that requires an ever-evolving understanding of technique and the deeper meaning within those techniques. Core values of integrity, compassion, simplicity, and kindness are woven into the fabric of her practice and her work, and she encourages a deep commitment to the practice in order to achieve the best results and benefits. Mona’s success in teaching yoga and Ayurveda revolves around maintaining her own personal practice. Believing strongly in the philosophy of “filling your well and giving from your overflow”, her own positive healing experience with yoga is what drives her commitment to helping others. Offerings: one on one Ayurvedic Health Consultations, public and private yoga classes, 200-hr & 300-hr Level Yoga Teacher Trainings.

Location: Janati Yoga School in Kingston Ontario Canada

Email: mona@janatiyoga.com

Tel: 613-507-5550

Hemant Gupta, DNM, MD (Ayurveda)

Dr. Hemant Gupta is a renowned scholar, researcher and practitioner of Ayurveda. A Doctorate in Natural Medicine from Canada, Dr. Gupta completed his masters in Kayachikitsa (Ayurvedic Internal Medicine) from National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur. Founder and Director of Shree Ma Ayurveda Institute and Wellness Centre in Ontario (Canada), Dr. Gupta is a veteran in Ayurveda bringing over 30 years of expertise in Panchakarma, Marma Therapy, Natural healing and Teaching, Yoga, and more. He is also Founder and President of Canadian Ayurvedic Members Alliance (CAMA). Dr. Gupta has been credited for introducing and establishing Ayurvedic curriculum and medicine practices in various respected educational institutions in Canada, USA, and across the world. As a Curriculum Director at College of Vedic Medicine, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, he developed curriculum from masters, graduate, and undergraduate levels, and now setting up courses (online/offline). Currently Dr Gupta is Adjunct faculty for Ayurveda course at “Ottawa School of Embodied Therapy”, Yoga & Tea Studio, Canadia School of Holistic Nutrition, Institute of Holistic Nutrition. In 2011, he was honoured with Charak Award by AAPNA, in recognition of excellence in teaching and his valuable contributions to Ayurveda in North America.Dr. Gupta has been invited by many universities and has spoken at conferences and workshops from faculties of Japan, Australia, South Africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, Philippines, Holland, Switzerland, India, and USA. He has published many research papers; a few are ‘Psycho-physiological correlates of the dosha theory of mind and body’, ‘ Effect of reading Sanskrit on brainwave coherence’, ‘An Empirical Study of Clinical Correlates of Traditional Ayurvedic Pulse Diagnosis '

Website: www.divineayurveda.org
Phone: 613 422 0936
Email: hgupta@divineayurveda.org

Berdhanya Swami Tierra

is a spiritual teacher, author and mystic who was born in Colombia and educated at the Incca University in Bogotá. Berdhanya Swami Tierra is dedicated to open the way to those individuals who are sincerely interested in self-cultivation and inner mastery. Berdhanya supports inner awakening and personal freedom through Ayurveda, meditation, mystical teachings, self-inquiry and contemplation.  Her profound yet simple teachings have already helped countless people throughout the world find inner peace and greater fulfillment in their lives. At the core of the teachings lies the transformation of consciousness, a spiritual awakening that she sees as the next step in human evolution. Berdhanya is based in Wakefield, Quebec Canada. She teaches and travels extensively throughout the world facilitating intensives, retreat and pilgrimages. Most of the teachings are given in English and Spanish. Berdhanya hosts a weekly meditation and satsang in Ottawa, leads retreats four times a year in Canada and has a vast library of spiritual courses, lectures and guided meditations available for download at www.berdhanya.com and you can connect with her on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.

Berdhanya Teaching Center: 36 Simcoe St. Ottawa Ontario
Berdhanya Teaching Center in Wakefield Quebec.: 22 Hillcrest Chemin Wakefield La peche Quebec.
Berdhanya Retreat Center Lady Smith: 18 Cosgrove Chemin, Lake thorn Quebec.
Phone: 1 613 867 55 94
Web site: www.berdhanya.com