Mark Whitwell is interested in developing an
authentic yoga practice for the individual, based on
the teachings of T. Krishnamacharya and his son
TKV Desikachar, with whom he enjoyed a relationship for more than twenty years. Mark’s teachings clarify the profound passion and relevance of ancient wisdom
to contemporary life.
For the past twenty-five years, Mark has travelled the globe teaching yoga to thousands of people. He was
the editor and contributor to TKV Desikachar’s book The Heart of Yoga, and is the author of The Yoga of Heart and The Promise of Love, Sex and Intimacy.
The Heart of Yoga Peace Project provides education to aspiring yoga teachers in disadvantaged countries so that they can spread the seeds of change to their communities at a grass roots level.