Our Board

Our dedicated volunteer board of management team provides the overall strategic direction and purpose to develop programs and services that serve our mission to promote and support the integrity and diversity of the teaching of yoga.

ACHARYA SATYAPATI JI

ACHARYA SATYAPATI JI

Governance Committee Member & Co-Founder

He is a traditional Sanskrit & Kriya Yoga Master for the past 42 years. He left his home at the age of 13 to enter the pure environment of the Gurukulam. He learnt about Sanskrit Vyakaran Acharya from the Arsh study there. He has a great yoga teaching experience with great yogis all around India. He works with India’s most famous and spiritual Yogis.

– Degree:

D. in “Sanskrit Language” from INDIA
Master in human consciousness and yogic Science

Dr. Ishwar Bhardwaj - Professor

Dr. Ishwar Bhardwaj - Professor

Education Development Committee Member & Co-Founder

One of the most respected and recognised name in India. He is a yoga professor and head at Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya (University at Haridwar City) in India. He run the department of Human Consciousness and Yogic Sciences.

The Department of Yoga was established in Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar in 1984 by starting four months diploma in yoga.

The Certificate In Yoga (Six Month duration), PG diploma in Human Consciousness and Yogic Science (1 year duration), yoga as an elective subject in Alankar /B.A. and two years M.A./M.Sc. in Human Consciousness and Yogic Science courses were started by the department in 1984, 1988, 1990 and 1992 respectively.

The department also started Ph.D. programme in Yoga in 1996. UGC sanctioned the grant in aid to establish the Department of Human Conscious and Yogic Science in 2001.

Chodhary Anand Singh Ji

Chodhary Anand Singh Ji

Governance Committee Member and Co-Founder

Anand Ji always has a vision to sharing the truth and helping the society in all around the India.

“Co-Founder of World Yoga Alliance” and a traditional Karma Yogi and practicing yoga for the past 38 years. Working for human resources and Indian national society with a national political party called as Aap. He got the great experience of social science.

DIMITRIS PAPAPETROU

DIMITRIS PAPAPETROU

Managing Director

Co-Founder of Yoga Europe School and the Managing Director of “World Yoga Alliance Europe”. He is one of the main Yoga Teachers with standard of 200, 300 and 500 hour Teacher Training Courses organized by WYA Yoga Europe. Moreover, Dimitris has organized many Yoga workshops and Yoga retreats throughout Europe. He believes that the love of the heart is endless and love for human has no limits. His motto is “Nothing is impossible for those who are willing to try”.

MRS. ANANYA TITNANTABUT

MRS. ANANYA TITNANTABUT

Thai Division Director

“Director and a representative of World Yoga Alliance” in Thailand. She is also the founder of “WYA Thailand Yoga Community”. She is an experienced Yoga Teacher, and one of the main yoga teachers to organize events with all educational standards of WYA in Thailand.

Kru Jom

Kru Jom

Governance Committee - Exclusive Teacher Trainer

She worked in Thailand as a Certified and Registered Yoga Teacher by World Yoga Alliance and currently teaching in Professional Yoga classes in Bangkok. She has many years yoga teaching experience.

- Her Teaching Style: Yin Yoga, Hatha, Vinyasa, Therapy and Meditation.

- Expert: Ayurveda and Food Science.

Kru Note

Kru Note

Education Development Committee - Exclusive Teacher Trainer

He worked in Thailand as a Certified and Registered Yoga Teacher by World Yoga Alliance and currently teaching in Professional Yoga classes in Bangkok at My Peace Yoga. He has yoga teaching experience more than 12 years.

- His Teaching Style: Hatha, Vinyasa, Therapy, Meditation.

- His Training Experience:

200 hour Yoga Teacher Training by Byron Yoga Center NSW Australia (2010)

100 hour Yoga Teacher Training by Thai Yoga Institute (2011)

200 hour Yoga Teacher Training by WYA Thailand Yoga Institute (2014)

Kru Oh

Kru Oh

Standard Management Committee - Exclusive Anatomy Teacher Trainer

She is an Exclusive Yoga Anatomy Teacher Trainer and teaching professional yoga classes and Anatomy yoga trainings in all around the world.

She is Certified and Registered Yoga Teacher by World Yoga Alliance.

- Her Teaching Style: Traditional Hatha and Basic Vinyasa, Therapy and Meditation.

- Expert: Yoga Anatomy and Food Science.

Our Committee

Our WYA committee members are volunteers who advise our “Board of Directors” as representatives of the yoga community. WYA team select the committee members on annual basis.

Our registered teachers, schools, graduates and yoga practitioners are able to become a committee member with their Member ID Numbers.

There are five major committees:

  • Education Development Committee
  • Standard Management Committee
  • Governance Committee
  • Member Benefits Committee
  • Advisory Committee