Meet Your Teacher & Guide, David Shiva Das
Shiva Das began his spiritual journey when he first stepped onto a yoga mat in 1995. Since then he has spent many, many hours teaching and practicing asana along with deep introspection.
Since those early auspicious days, Shiva Das has studied mantra, meditation, sacred rituals of India, chanting and leading kirtan in the sacred traditions of Bhakti Yoga.
Shiva Das has studied with several well respected teachers including Mark Whitwell, Bhagavan Das & Russill Paul.
Shiva Das is a sincere & authentic yoga teacher who has led thousands of classes since 2001 and teaches sanskrit mantra to yoga teachers and devoted spiritual practitioners. Additionally he has led many talks & workshops on spiritual practices, chanting and leadership.
Shiva Das has learned the challenges associated with deep spiritual practice as well as the difficulties of learning sanskrit prayer and mantra while living in the ordinary world.
Furthermore, Shiva Das understands the roadblocks and pitfalls of developing a fruitful spiritual practice.
Now Shiva Das invites you to use him as a bridge to avoid the deep crevices along the way and to assist you in gaining real understanding and true benefit from a spiritual practice like Gayatri Puja / Sandhya Upasana