Open Lotus Yoga offers the possibility to discover and combine a yoga retreat with trekking with a view on the majestic Himalayan mountain range.
Meditation Retreats (5)
Born and raised in Vashist, Chhape knows the locals and the environment like the back of his hand. He built up a wide expertise as a guide, covering the whole country of India. During this time, he adopted his ability to create a perfect trip based on the personal preferences of the travelers he accompanied. His sense of humor is widely acknowledged and he loves to make use of his organizational skills. He has also been practicing yoga since 2007. He is a Hatha yoga teacher, teaches pranayama (breathing techniques), gentle yoga asana, and is a practicing Thai yoga massage.
This seventy-three years young priest practices daily Hatha and Raj yoga. He loves to teach and discuss as he has an impressive knowledge. As one of the senior priests of the Rama temple in Vashisht, he is highly respected among all the villagers.
Ricky has been teaching and practicing healing arts for more than 20 years. He is the founder of Open Lotus Yoga in the United States. He is a certified Integrative yoga therapy instructor, a certified Ashtanga yoga teacher from Sivananda Ashram in India, a chair yoga instructor, a multiple sclerosis yoga instructor, a Reiki master instructor, a meditation teacher, and a Thai yoga body practitioner.
Gianna dove into yoga and a dedicated practice as a means to get out of chronic pain and mental instability. Gianna is a Bikram certified teacher and also 500-hour Yoga Alliance certified teacher. She teaches Bikram yoga, meditation, Rocket yoga, Yin and Vinyasa. She currently judges for the USA Yoga Asana Championships and continues to train to improve both her practice and teaching. You may find Gianna all around the world leading teacher training, continuing education, and yoga classes and workshops for all walks of life.
Yogi Ganesh learned yoga from his father and other yoga teachers from different places and gurus at Vashisht and Rishikesh. He is an expert in meditation techniques, the art of pranayama. He is also a good mountain trekking guide. He has done so many high altitude treks Manali and Ladakh. He teaches yoga in the different parts of the Himalayas and high mountain places. He is teaching yoga in camping and trekking and also in different places.