H.H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Founder, Sri Sri School of Yoga and Founder, The Art of Living Foundation
H.E. Gaitri Issar Kumar
Ambassador of India to the Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union
H.E. Ms. Gaitri Issar Kumar is the Ambassador of India to the Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union. Her most recent postings are Joint/Additional Secretary
to the President of India in Delhi and the Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of Indian Embassy in Paris. She studied in New Delhi and Bangalore and graduated from Bangalore University before entering the Indian Foreign Service
Board Member Sri Sri School of Yoga, CEO TLEX Institute
Mr. Christoph Glaser is a board member of the Sri Sri School of Yoga. He is a Board Member of the International Art of Living Foundation, Switzerland and Managing Director of the World Forum for Ethics in Business. He is also the CEO for Transformational Leadership for Excellence (TLEX), Europe where he conducts change management, leadership, and mindfulness programs globally. For more than 17 years, he has taught in organisations such as World Bank Group, Accenture, BCG, General Electric, Shell, Roche, and Harvard Business School. Christoph holds a Master’s in Public Policy (Humboldt-Viadrina School for Governance, Berlin) and has graduated with honours from the Business School Basel. Christoph is a certified Leadership Circle Profile Coach and a certified Integral Associate Coach.
President, Sri Sri University, President, World Forum For Ethics in Business, India
President, World Forum for Ethics in Business (www.wfeb.org),
President, Sri Sri University (www.srisriuniversity.edu.in),
Trustee, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Vidya Mandir Trust (www.ssrvm.org),
Global Board Member, TLEX Institute(www.tlexinstitute.com),
Board Member, AOL Health and Education Trust (www.aolhet.org),
Board Member, The United Way India ( www.unitedwayindia.org)
Governor of Finance Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth (www.vvmvp.org),
FICCI India National Higher Education Council ( www.ficci.in) ,
CII Co-Convener Eastern Region Education Council ( www.cii.in) ,
Citibank, N.A. ( 1992-2010)
Member FICCI FLO
Member CII Womens Network
Mentor of Change – Atal Innovation Mission, Niti Ayog, Govt. of India
In March 2018, selected as one of the top 100 inspirational women of India by the National Bar Association of India and published in the book “The Phenomenal She”.
In April 2019, conferred the “Exceptional Women of Excellence”
Award at the Global Women’s Economic Forum.
In August 2019, awarded “Future 50 High Impact Leader 2019” by Fortune Magazine (Along with ET Now, Amity University and Univariety)
Global Director Sri Sri School of Yoga, Indian Yoga association Secretary General
Sri Sri School of Yoga Europe faculty and Teacher Training director, Board Member
Prof. Adolfo Panfili
MD, President of the International Association for Orthomolecular Medicine
Prof. Fahri Saatcioglu
Professor, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo
Phytobalance, Yoga and Ayurveda expert
Alexander Linder begann sein Ayurvedastudium 1991 mit einem Semester ‘Grundlagen Ayurveda’ am AVP-College in Coimbatore, TN, Südindien.
Danach folgten Studienaufenthalte in verschiedenen kleinen Privatkliniken und Praxen in Kerala.
Von 1994 bis 2005 Zusammenarbeit mit Ayushakti Health Centre und deren Gründer Pankaj und Smita Naram und Organisation von Pulslesekonsultationen in D; Koordination von Vorträgen, Seminaren und Weiterbildungen von Heiltätigen in Deutschland und Mumbai; dort auch interkulturelle Mediation und Ernährungsberatung für die Panchakarma-Abteilung des Heath Centers; Aufbau von Ayushakti Europe in Rotterdam.
Von 2002 bis 2016 Vorträge und Entlastungswochen auch in den USA (NY un CA) und München.
Seit 2014 verheiratet und vorwiegend in Augsburg tätig.
In seiner Keynote möchte Alexander Linder den Stoffwechsel aus yogischer und ayurvedischer Sicht vorstellen:
unsere Nahrung als Grundlage für den Aufbau der Anatomie und des dazugehörenden Geistes!
Und was darüberhinaus weiter wirkt…
Der Workshop von Alexander Linder möchte ganz praktisch eine Anleitung sein, soviel ‘Ayurveda’ wie möglich in die alltäglichen Routinen einbauen zu können. Mitschreiben erwünscht!
So werdet ihr erfahren, warum reines Ghee ein solches Lebenselixir darstellt und wie man es ayurvedisch zubereitet.
Und Alexander beschreibt die Grundlagen am Herd, um viele Speisen auf ayurvedische Art bekömmlich zu machen.
Dazu Tipps und Kniffe die Verdauungskraft zu stabilisieren.
Dr. Ronald Steiner
Physician for sports medicine, scientist with research focus on prevention & rehabilitation
WORKSHOP TITLE: Feel the vibration, take a deep breath and rise in love
Yoga starts at this very moment. Yoga starts with looking inside. Through this Yoga creates a deep transformation within. – In this Yoga class, you will learn how to become a more peaceful and loving person. You will become a source for peace and love in this world.
Dr. Ronald Steiner is the founder of the AYI method. This method links traditional Ashtanga Yoga with innovative Yogatherapy. Body and mind connect with each other and together create a harmonious balance. Ronald is a sports physician, researcher with focus on prevention and rehabilitation as well as one of the most well-known practitioners of Ashtanga Yoga. Ronald Steiner is one of the very few yoga teachers authorized in the traditional way by both the Indian grandmasters Sri K. Pattabhi Jois and BNS Iyengar.
Founder of Sadhana Chi Yoga, California
From a very young age of 13, Doug Swenson began his study of yoga in 1964. He has studied and practiced with many amazing teachers including: Ernest Wood: The highly respected British Yoga Master, theosophist, and Sanskrit scholar. Doug’s other mentors include: Pattabhi Jois, and Ramanand Patel, BKS Iyengar and Swami Satchidananda. Many of Doug’s students have become highly celebrated teachers, including his younger brother, David Swenson.
Doug has incorporated influences from several different yoga systems along with his passion for cross-training, elevated nutrition and healthy lifestyle. Over the years he has authored four books and 23 videos on Amazon. The book list includes: Yoga Helps, Power Yoga for Dummies, Mastering the Secrets of Yoga Flow, and Pioneering Vinyasa Yoga.
Doug is a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance and travels extensively offering workshops, retreats and teacher training courses around the world. Don’t miss the opportunity to study with one of the world’s top instructors. Doug’s classes are always invigorating and inspirational and his supportive style of teaching and keen sense of humor send his student’s home with a smile on their face and softness within their heart.
“The overall goal of yoga practice is to unveil awareness within all things, this newfound awareness will greatly elevate your physical, mental and spiritual vision. The aspiring yoga student – physically fit, and mentally sound, with the tools to see the most difficult thing – oneself.”
Actor and performer, Laughter Therapy expert
AWAKENING – A hymn to the joy
Gianni Ferrario is a successful Italian actor and performer. In his role as a zen jester , delivers experiential workshops and energizing performances. He is an International trainer who
can manage to involve participants by creating an exciting experience that brings happiness.
To achieve this, he makes use of techniques such as LAUGHTER THERAPY, choral singing, visualisation and concentration, vibrant and exhilarating interactive performances to the sound of captivating music. He has dedicated many years to the teaching and practice of disciplines that promote internal growth, harmony and creativity.
Gianni, who comes from a managerial background, also collaborates with a variety of institutions, such as theatres, schools, hospitals and other communities to deliver his pills of good humour and encourage a positive approach to life.
He works with International organizations. In his role as a corporate jester, he delivers experiential WorkShow and energizing performances as part of training initiatives, corporate events and conventions.
His experience with workshops and corporate theatre performance are a mix of show, stage and spiritual experience. They open people to new freedoms of expression, new powers of engagement, enthusiasm, co-operation, and new levels of self-awareness.
He has specialized in comic monologues in a language called Grammelot , that is a mix of dialects and invented words, strengthened by a very colorful body expressiveness, used by jesters of ancient times.
Gianni Ferrario’s method works because it is based on a very simple principle:
If our bodies are made to enact a positive routine, then our minds will follow suit:
the motion creates emotion
Knowledge rarely turns into energy unless it is immediately associated with our emotions, thus becoming an inner experience:
emotion inner experience knowledge energy The benefits of his approach include:
- – Using the universal language of laughter, humour and singing to trigger a regenerating response and give vent to creative resources;
- – Making it easier for people to relate to each other, by acting on the ‘vital sap’ of their deep interpersonal feelings;
Opening up new communication channels;
Creating empathy by removing barriers;
Helping people to accept each other, whilst respecting their individual identities; Encouraging unconventional, ‘out-of-the-box’ approaches by generating new emotions and perceptions;
Creating a joyful, optimistic atmosphere that makes people feel good with themselves and with each other;
Helping people adopt a more joyful attitude in addressing their work and life issues.
della risata (Laughing with all your heart: the therapeutic power of laughter) – Editore Tecniche Nuove – Milan (2006) and recently a book in English language LAUGH LOVE LIVE – You deserve a joyful life, in collaboration, as regards the scientific aspects, with Dr. Adolfo Panfili, Surgeon and Professor and Visiting Professor at several major Universities worldwide and with Douglas Doman, founder with his father Glenn of The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential
He has also contributed chapters about the Corporate Jester Methodology to several Italian publications.
Gianni has also attended International seminars and workshops delivered by world-class experts and institutions, including the following: John Grinder, Richard Bandler, Anthony Robbins, Jack Canfield, Michael Colgrass, Patch Adams, Madan Kataria, Guy Aznar, Hubert Jaoui and took part as “Presenter” at CREA Conference – The Annual Conference on Creative Problem Solving, Creatitity & Innovation.
He plays interventions teaching in Universities and Public Institutions in Italy
Gianni Ferrario’s main clients include the following:
CALVIN KLEIN COTY PRESTIGE CITROEN
EIDOS MEDIA (Publishing Systems for News and Media Organisations)
ENEL GREEN POWER (Renewable Energy Agency – Italian Electricity Board operating globally) IBM
INTESA SAN PAOLO (an Italian Banking Group)
MEDIOLANUM (an Italian Banking Group)
PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPERS
RABOBANK (an International Banking Group)
SDA BOCCONI (Bocconi University Business School – Milan)
UNICREDIT (an International Banking Group)
Dr. Holger Cramer
Director at the Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen
Dr. Holger Cramer is research director at the Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. He is Adjunct Associate Professor at Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia, and holds a fellowship from the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. Dr. Cramer is President-Elect of the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research, and has published more than 200 articles on yoga, meditation, and integrative medicine in peer-reviewed scientific journals. He holds a MSc in clinical psychology, a PhD in medical science, and a DSc (hc) in yoga.