Gauri Kulkarni

gauri-kulkarniDisciple and yoga teacher at the ashram of BKS Iyengar, naturopath and dancer, Gauri lives, teaches and heals in Pune in India. Gauri comes from a Gandhian family renowned in the practice of Ayurvedic Yoga. She has extensive experience in therapeutic yoga and uses it to treat specific physical pathologies. As naturopath, she also practices the Thai massages that she studied in Bangkok, combining the therapeutic qualities of Indian and Thai methods. As a dancer, Gauri has been practicing since her childhood the Mohini Attam, one of the eight forms of Indian classical dance originating in Kerala. In Indian mythology, this enchanting dance is performed by Lord Vishnu to save the Shiva God from the demon Bhasmasura.