Arundhati Baitmangalkar has always been passionate about fitness and living life to its fullest. She started her career as a dance and fitness trainer in Bangalore, India with the Shiamak Group, India’s foremost Bollywood dance academy. Arundhati is an E-RYT 200 and RYT 500 certified teacher from Aananda Yoga Indea in Mysore, India under Yogacharya Bharath Shetty, a renowned disciple of Iyengar. This school has recently been named as one of the top fifteen schools to do a yoga teachers training from. Arundhati is currently pursuing the Iyengar lineage of Yoga through the Seattle Iyengar yoga center and is more than halfway through her 20o hour TTC. Arundhati has also completed an additional 200 hours teacher training from RYS Atmayaan Wellness in Bangalore, India. Following which she trained with Yogacharya from Prashanth Yogashraya, a senior Iyenagar teacher and well known disciple of Guruji Iyengar. She continues her learning with her Guru Yogacharya Bharath Shetty and regularly attends Yoga workshops and seminars in India and abroad. She recently presented 2 topics at the Northwest Yoga conference in Seattle.
Arundhati teaches Hatha, Hatha Vinyasa, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra, Yoga Therapy for special conditions, Meditation,Philosophy and Chanting. Her teaching style focuses on simplicity and on building a strong foundation of practice incorporating a keen sense of alignment, strong emphasis on the co-ordination and importance of proper breathing, building one’s own awareness and merging yoga philosophy into one’s daily practice and life.
Arundhati runs her studio in Redmond, WA