Chandrakant Hiester is a senior teacher and seminar leader at the Amrit Yoga Institute in Salt Springs, Florida. He prepares, presents and leads professional trainings both nationally and overseas in Amrit Yoga and Amrit Yoga Nidra, as well as a variety of other yoga and stress-reduction programs.
For the last eight years, Chandrakant has been instrumental in developing and presenting programs for the Amrit Yoga Institute. As a student and practitioner of yoga and meditation with Yogi Amrit Desai for thirty-eight years, his experience has given him a solid foundation for implementing programs that nurture and encourage positive changes in behavior, understanding and practice.
For over two decades, Chandrakant served in various capacities at the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. Among them was his service as executive chef, supervising the preparation of tasty vegetarian meals for 500-700 guests daily. He also served as Yogi Desai's personal valet and chef for twelve years, where he learned authentic Indian cooking from Yogi Desai's beloved wife Mataji.
Chandrakant is a preacher's son, a Vietnam era veteran, a graduate of Rutgers University with a degree in psychology and a longtime practitioner of martial arts. He brings a unique blend of street-level experience, understanding and practical psychology to all his seminars and workshops, conducting programs for educational organizations, recovery groups, community service agencies, hospital staff and large corporations, as well as yoga and meditation groups.
Workshop: Experience the Timeless Dimension – the Stress Free Zone – Through the Integrated Amrit Method of Yoga Nidra - $75/person, 90 min.
Yoga Nidra creates the necessary conditions for you to access the restorative, regenerative and healing processes of the innate intelligence of the vital life force, Prana. Experience the dimension of consciousness below the “ordinary mind” and unleash the intelligence of the vital life force effortlessly to:
Bring a sense of ease and balance into your entire life’s expression with this profoundly simple technique.
Chandrakant Hiester - Workshop - Thursday 03.16.17 10:45AM - 12:00PM