Yogacharya B.K.S. Iyengar is a legendary yoga master in both the East and West. Through his continuous practice of yoga for well over 75 years comes an in-depth approach to the science, art and philosophy of yoga.
He impacted the world through his teachings, flowering in dedicated teachers and centers around the world. The world-famous author of "Light on Yoga," he was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time Magazine in 2004.
“Research based experience” and “experience based research” helped him evolve this method, now known as “Iyengar Yoga,” the term coined by his students. He therefore made it possible for ordinary human beings to experience the wisdom of the yoga sutras.