Meera was born in India in an unorthodox Brahmin family. Her father made their home open for all spiritual masters and seekers, and that is how her own spiritual journey began at a early age. She has grown up in the spiritual Osho ashram in Pune, where she has been studying eastern & western philosophy. She is trained in a wide range of Yoga, Meditation and Therapeutic Techniques, such as Yoga Nidra, Kundalini, Chakra Healing, Vigyan Bhairav Tantra Meditation, Dream Dialogue , Past -life Regression, Color-Light Therapy, Tantra Yoga.
Meera is a certified Yoga Alliance Teacher (E-RYT) and combines Hatha, Astanga, Sivananda and Vinyasa Flow with her meditation and healing approach. After exploring life in many dimensions for many years through various trainings and meditation techniques, she realizes that everything that happens around us is to support our growth and to enhance our consciousness.
Meera is interested in combining Yoga Therapy with Meditation. She has helped many practitioners in going deeper in their practice and awareness. For many years she has worked at the OSHO Meditation Resort in Pune, India – one of the largest personal growth center in the world. She has also worked in Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Australia and India offering Retreats, Courses and Individual sessions. Her Modern way to combine Indian old Yoga, meditation and self-inquiry with modern therapeutic techniques has helped many people grow and get deeper into meditation, love and re-connection with oneself. Half the year she lives in Germany, and the other half she spends in India. Living in both India and Europe enables her to make eastern philosophy come to life for western and modern Indian minds. With her presence Meera makes you feel relaxed and at ease.
Disha Deshpande is a music journalist turned yoga teacher with an RYT in Classical Yoga and RYT in Ashtanga Vinyasa registered with Yoga Alliance.
She has been Trained in Classical indian Dance, being also a movement junkie, she incorporates various art modalities into her work. Her classes are multi-style – Hatha, Vinyasa Flow and Restorative.
Introduced to Yoga by a neighbour at early age 4, she turned to meditation during her teenage to understand and work on her depression, migraine and childhood trauma. She has healed several of her own physical injuries with the support of Yoga. as she started to know her body with yoga more and understanding the anatomy of the self Made her excellent teacher of anatomy.
As she is passionate about yoga creates workshop with yoga art and creativity, releasing old patterns, and establish a deeper communication with self. As also nature lover she loves to combine trekking and yoga as wellness retreat also.
She believes that a yoga teacher’s biggest guru is their own body and mind, and advocates a well rounded self practice. “If you cannot listen to the needs of your own body, and provide, you cannot truly listen to real needs of your student’s body and mind. A Yoga teacher is merely a facilitator for the sacred union of the body-mind-breath”
Born in Germany, Abhivan had a strong pull towards self- inquiry since young age. As a teenager he studied Buddhism and the art of Zen. Coming to India since the age of 21 Abhivan got trained as a breath therapist (W. Reich) and holistic counselor within the Osho Commune International. He discoverd his fervor for martial arts and became a enthusiastic practitioner along with the deep inquiry of many different meditation techniques. Abhivan brings his long and profound experiences to the course guiding and teaching different meditations.
Shantam was born in the north of India and later came to Pune to live and meditate in Osho meditation center where he learn meditation and got deeper in his practices and got connected to Massage and bodywork as tool to help others and heal.
He is a qualified massage therapist with five years of experience in Tibetan deep tissue, myofascial release, and other various techniques. His longing to learn more has took him to yoga in 2013 doing a yoga teacher training, since than he has been practicing and going deeper in yoga philosophy, learning also yogic anatomy has deepened his work.
He is passionate about sharing his experience and knowledge, trusting the golden rule of “you give without expectation and you will receive” since years he has been giving massages, teaching meditation, and his understanding about the connection of body, mind is what helps to bring awareness in life. He has been traveling world since than, teaching in Mexico, India, Europe.