Salini Padmaja Sasikumaran Nair [Salini.P.S]
An internationally recognized pioneer in yoga training and also in Yoga Philosophy classes , Salini is the founder of SAMYOGA while working through her own life experience with hundreds of licensed practitioners, Doctors, Instructors around the world. SAMYOGA follows basically Krishnamachrya Tradition and Hatha Yoga system in which is renowned as an, internally focused practice that emphasizes how to carry a transforming experience off the yoga mat and it into daily life.
By teaching asana, breath and an awareness of the movement of the energy flowing through the body, Salini teaches yoga from an intuitive and highly developed understanding of the human body and psyche. With her meticulous guidance, Salini's students cultivate an acute awareness of their own practice and life process, resulting in an exhilarating journey into self-discovery, cleansing and healing through yoga.
For Salini, this is her intent. "In teaching Yoga and Yogasutra, I am doing my part to help the people - to inspire people to clear through the stuff that disturbs them and sickens their bodies so that they can walk freely and lightly in a healing way, in a yogic way, also to explore a healer with in"
Her initial schooling on yoga was with the Sivananda Tradition and she started her career as a yoga teacher for school children in the age limit of six to fifteen years. In her life-long pursuit of becoming a better yoga teacher and yogic healer, Salini has undertaken intimate studies in Indian Philosophy, Psychology, Reflexology, Reiki, Ayurveda and Thai Chi.
Salini PS accomplished as yoga teacher (Yoga Acharya) and yoga therapist (Yoga Vaidya) under the Krishnamacharya yoga tradition, the most traditional system of yoga practice in India. A QCI certified International Yoga Consultant & Teacher; she is appreciated for her discourses on Patanjali Yoga Sutra, the classical text on yoga by Sage Patanjali. She was engaged as Yoga Expert in Seychelles by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, New Delhi for the conduct of mass yoga sessions as part of the 3rd International Day of Yoga in Mahe, Seychelles.
Salini holds a Master's in Yoga, Mphil in Yoga, and PG in Psycho Neurobics. She is also a qualified yoga teacher, children's yoga teacher from Yoga Alliance. As a research scholar, she is currently involved in the therapeutic application of yogic science based on the Patanjali Yogasutras for her Ph.D. in Yoga.
She organizes workshops on yoga for marginalized people in the society and provides individual counseling sessions.