Born and raised in Rishikesh, India – where yoga has been taught for millennia – Anand is the founder of Sattva Yoga, a holistic, ever-evolving practice that combines asana, pranayama, meditation, kriya, and wisdom. A disciple in a different branch of the Kriya Yoga lineage, Anand is nonetheless deeply devoted to Yogananda and his teachings. Anand is the founder of Sattva Retreat, a premiere wellness destination situated in the Himalayas of Rishikesh, India and Sattva Yoga Academy for holistic learning. He is also the founder of Sattva Connect.
Anand Mehrotra is a visionary master teacher, community and thought leader, and conscious entrepreneur. Born and raised in Rishikesh, India – the birthplace of yoga – Anand combines the ancient wisdom of his upbringing with a lighthearted rebelliousness to support the transcendence of the individual and the collective.
Anand is the founder and master teacher of Sattva Yoga, a radically holistic, ever-evolving, transformational practice. Anand teaches around the world giving wisdom talks, offering satsangs and meditations, providing Vedic astrology readings, leading Sattva Yoga journeys, and guiding students through profound transformations in wisdom immersions, retreats, and trainings.
Anand leads two non-profits, The Khushi Charitable Society and Sattva Foundation. He has launched several businesses based on sustainable practices and supporting the communities in which they participate. Anand is featured in the award-winning documentary, The Highest Pass, based on his teachings. He has also been featured in many international publications.