Yogacharya Prof Subramanian Ananta Ventaka (Subbu Bhaiya), Director, Adhyatma Yoga, was the guest of Honour on 19th feb, to inaugurate TAPASYA YOGASHALA started by Yoga Mitra Sri Nagendran in collaboration with Sri Sudareshan and Swathi. Internationally renowned Yogacharya Sri Bharath Shetty and Fitness expert Smt Wanitha Ashok were other dignitaries. Sri Nagendran has been Subbuji’s student at S-VYASA and has done his advanced studies under Sri Bharath Shetty ji. He had made an humble beginning from a coastal village of Tamil nadu and had dedicated years of social service and later moved to Bangalore to learn and teach Yoga. With years of experience in S-VYASA, Creative Yoga, Akshar Power Yoga, Nagendran has currently taken over as the Course Director at Tapasya. Nagendran’s Guru Bhakti has to be well appreciated that he invited both his teacher’s to inaugurate his new venture. The team is ably guided by Sri Sundaresan and Smt Swati who have got years of international exposure and deep understanding of Yoga -Spirituality. Tapasya has a very serene ambiance combining all traditional and modern aspects needed for a Yogashala. Its a boon for people in and around Sahakara Nagar.
Subbu spoke on the concept of Tapasya based on Pathanjali Yoga Sutra and its role in Kriya Yoga and Ashtanga Yoga. He highlighted that Yoga should not be limited to physical practices but taken to depth of Spiritual sadhana. His unique style of quoting shlokas, bhajans and stories and humour was well appreciated by the good gathering of Yoga enthusiasts.