Mark Whitwell

Mark Whitwell’s lineage of yoga stems from the teachings of Professor T. Krishnamacharya (Dzthe teacher of the teachersdz), and his son TKV Desikachar. Mark studied under these masters for more than twenty years, primarily in India. He is the editor and a contributor to TKV Desikachar’s book, The Heart of Yoga,as well as the author of Yoga of Heart and Hridayasutra. Mark’s passionate teachings clarify the profound relevance of ancient wisdom to contemporary life. He is also the founder of The Heart of Yoga Peace Project, a non-profit organization launched in 1996 that provides yoga education around the world, particularly in areas of conflict, where these simple healing principles and proven techniques are desperately needed the most.


Mark Whitwell is currently not instructing any classes.