YOGIPRENEUR - From Assam, India, Bhaskar was born into the yogic tradition. He comes from the lineage of Vasishtha, who is considered to be one of the founding fathers of this ancient practice. He has been trained at the Transcendental Meditation School in India, by Yogacharya (Master of Yoga) Nandakumar in Kuwait and by Yogacharya Sriram, the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta and Vipassana Meditation Center in Canada.
With a Masters Honors in Electronic Engineering from the University of Nottingham in England, his 10-year international engineering career provides him with a strong understanding of work-life balance. In 2007 he founded BODHI (bodhiprinciple.com), a multiple award-winning company dedicated to offering genuine wellbeing to people in workplaces, schools, special care places, and communities. In 2015 he founded daana (winner of CBC Media Prize), an organization offering contribution-based activities worldwide (www.globaldaana.org). He has led several international retreats and is an acclaimed speaker, having presented at prestigious events like COP22 (UN Global Climate Change Summit, Morocco). He is a certified Naturopath and a father of three children. The foundation of his teaching is to cultivate awareness and equanimity, empower the body and calm the mind.