Kundalini Yoga East is guided by husband and wife Sat Jivan Singh and Sat Jivan Kaur Khalsa, well-respected senior teachers in Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. They have been living, breathing, and serving the teachings since Yogi Bhajan personally asked them to teach in New York City in 1971. They have two children, who are second generation Kundalini yogis and have practiced a yogic lifestyle since birth, and four grandchildren also raised in the Kundalini Yoga tradition.
Sat Jivan Kaur
A highly respected and deeply loved teacher of Kundalini Yoga in New York City for over 46 years, Sat Jivan Kaur studied directly with and was personally trained by the Master of Kundalini Yoga, Yogi Bhajan. Known for her warmth, wisdom, humor and an encyclopedic knowledge and near perfect recall of the teachings of Yogi Bhajan, Sat Jivan Kaur is sought out for counseling, guidance and instruction by other teachers of Kundalini Yoga, as well as students seeking yogic knowledge. Through the application of Kundalini Yoga principles, she has helped infertile couples to conceive and is recognized worldwide for her work in this field.
Sat Jivan Kaur is one of the senior, most certified Kundalini Yoga teachers in the world, having taught Kundalini Yoga continuously since 1971. She has an active private practice as a Yoga Therapist, Nutrition and Diet Consultant, Numerologist, Spiritual Counselor and Gong Therapist and has personally taught well known members of the literary community, stalwarts of industry and some of the biggest actors and actresses in Hollywood and on Broadway. She is actively sought out to teach Kundalini Yoga, Teacher Training and Conscious Pregnancy Teacher Training the world over. She is also a 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance.
She has trained hundreds of teachers in Kundalini Yoga, sending them to teach throughout the United States (including Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Maryland, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, and Tennessee, among others) and the world (including Ireland, Portugal, Russia, Spain and Malaysia, to name but a few).
Sat Jivan Singh
Sat Jivan Singh is a charismatic teacher of dignity and grace. He blends his 47 years of yogic teaching and lifestyle with 44 years in the practice of law to make Kundalini Yoga relevant to his students, as well as fun, invigorating, revitalizing and inspiring. In 1971 when Yogi Bhajan needed a teacher with the strength, consciousness, commitment and professional credentials to send to New York City, he looked no further than Sat Jivan Singh. In addition to studying directly with Yogi Bhajan, Sat Jivan Singh served him as a trusted personal advisor and confidant over the years. Sat Jivan Singh's students include well-known actors and actresses, corporate CEOs, and judges in the Federal, Supreme and Family Courts, as well as FBI personnel.
Sat Jivan Singh's reputation as an impeccable and uncompromising teacher of Kundalini Yoga resulted in his appointment to the Board of Directors of the International Kundalini Yoga Teachers Association (IKYTA) and the Kundalini Research Institute (KRI). He has personally helped formulate the certification standards for Kundalini Yoga teachers worldwide and oversees the advancement and growth of Kundalini Yoga globally.
Additionally, Sat Jivan Singh has released his first DVD in the Yogic First Aid Kit series, "Peace of Mind in Stressful Times."