Bharat Thakur is the founder of Artistic Yoga.
Internationally renowned Spiritual Master, Dr. Bharat Thakur revolutionized yoga from a sedentary practice into an intense, dynamic, energetic form of yoga which works on all aspects of fitness - flexibility, strength, cardiovascular endurance, agility and balance. Bharat has also conducted numerous meditation workshops and corporate yoga workshops all over the world. His depth of insight, powerful presence and unconventional approach is known to be direct and highly impactful. Chosen by his master Sukhdev Brahmachari at the age of four, Bharat was taken to the Himalayas where he lived for fourteen years and studied all forms of yoga along with Ayurveda, Tantra, Mantra, Sufism, Jainism and Buddhism. He then returned to step into formal education, completing his post-graduation and doctorate in Exercise Physiology and Yoga from the Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education, Gwalior, India.
Bharat Thakur is the founder of Artistic Yoga. Adapting ancient yoga techniques and postures to suit contemporary lifestyle requirements, it is an experimental yet extremely powerful system of Yoga that works on all aspects of fitness – strength, flexibility, stamina, balance and agility. Artistic Yoga is taught in India in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad, and internationally in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Russia.
A thoroughly researched, scientifically developed form of yoga, Artistic Yoga helps modern man to deal effectively with his acute stress levels, obesity and lack of energy. An innovative, dynamic and powerful system of yoga, Artistic Yoga affects the body like no other form of exercise. It combines ancient yogic techniques (asanas, pranayam, bandhas, kriyas & mudras) with cardiovascular-training and partner-stretches. Its improvised and spontaneous approach makes it enjoyable while being focused and result-oriented.