Dr. Bharat Thakur
Bharat Thakur, a renowned name in the world of yoga, is the founder of Artistic Yoga, a combination of ancient yogic knowledge and sports medicine. It is the brainchild of Dr. Bharat and is also known as Bharat Thakur Artistic Yoga.
From the year 2000 onwards, he is largely responsible for popularising this energetic and rigorous form of yoga in India's major metropolitan centers as well as in Dubai.
Dr. Bharat trained under his guru, Sukhdev Brahmachari, and went off to the Himalayas to practise this unique art form.
He personally trains his pupils to become senior instructors, and his centres are located in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad.
He is also well-known among celebrities, having trained actors such as Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Katrina Kaif, as well as industrialists Ratan Tata and Sunil Mittal, international athletes Mahesh Bhupathi, Boris Becker, and Shane Warne, and music legends Amjad Ali Khan and Anoushka Shankar.
He has authored eight books on yoga and is also a poet, philanthropist, businessman, and visionary.
He was featured on the cover of India Today, was named one of the ‘Top 50 Young Guns - Leaders of This Generation’, and was also featured in Time Magazine, where he was invited to write a guest feature.
Why Dr. Bharat Thakur ?
Dr. Bharat Thakur is an ardent follower of creative yoga aspiring to establish an experimental yet incredibly strong yoga system that focuses on all elements of fitness, delivering old yoga techniques and postures to meet the needs of modern lifestyles. He prefers to lead a normal life, pursuing his many passions with an obsessive energy that permeates all aspects of his life.
He has conducted yoga, spirituality, and meditation workshops in the US, UK, Italy, Germany, Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Azerbaijan, Bali, and Australia.