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Yogi Dr. Kausthub Desikachar chats with Shasta Townsend on Possibilty 101

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Listen in as Yogini Shasta Townsend host of Possibility 101 chats with Dr. Kausthub Desikachar, son of TKV Desikachar and grandson of the grand master.

Dr. Kausthub Desikachar, son and student of TKV Desikachar, began studying yoga when he was nine years old. After completing his dual masters degree, he committed himself to becoming a full-time student and teacher of yoga. He has authored a few books on yoga including the most recent publication, The Yoga of the Yogi, a biography on his grandfather,the great Yogi, T. Krishnamacharya.

He has recently concluded his doctoral studies from the University of Madras, where his topic of reasearch was “Ef fect of Individualized Yoga Training on Quality of Life.” Kausthub is the cofounder of the Krishnamacharya Healing and Yoga Foundation (KHYF) and the Chief Strategic Consultant to the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram (KYM), where he is also a Senior Teacher and Yoga Therapy Consultant. He is also a patron of the British Wheel of Yoga, and an advisor to the International Association of Yoga Therapists. Kausthub lives in India with his wife and daughter.