Mark Whitwell

Having studied since 1973 in the home of Krishnamacharya Mark is committed to communicating the timeless yoga principals with compassion and clarity.

Yoga is every person’s direct intimacy with reality, which is an entirely abundant, regenerative and nurturing power. Yoga must be adapted to individual needs according to body type, health, age and cultural background. This is yoga from the heart for the heart. His books are Yoga of Heart: The Healing Power of Intimate Connection (Lantern Books) and The Promise of Love Sex and Intimacy: How a Simple Breathing Practice Will Change Your Life Forever (Atria) In 1995 he edited and contributed to his teacher, Desikachar’s seminal work The Heart of Yoga: Developing a Personal Practice.

Mark lives in Los Angeles. He travels throughout the world teaching the timeless principles of ancient Yoga wisdom. In 1996 Mark established The Heart of Yoga Association a non-profit foundation that provides yoga education around the world. Having studied with many known and unknown yoga masters, Mark is most interested in revealing your most powerful yoga and how each person can easily and effectively practices.

NOVEMBER 4, 2013