Discover the wisdom and guidance of our highly skilled yoga teachers at Nitya Yogashala. With years of practice and training in traditional yoga, our instructors bring a wealth of knowledge and passion to every class. From yoga teacher training programs to meditation retreats, they create a supportive environment for all levels. Join us and experience the transformative power of yoga under their expert guidance.
Yogacharya Kushal Bisht

Yogacharya Kushal Bisht

Director | Founder | Yoga Anatomy

Kushal ji belongs to Rishikesh city and feels immensely blessed that he grew up in the land of yogis. He holds a 2 years masters degree in yogic science from a renowned government university and also registered as ERYT 500 from Yoga alliance.

From very young age he is social and love to connect with people and help them. And this is the reason he got attracted towards yoga as yoga is the eternal path that takes us to humanity.

In his working experience luckily he got chance to serve Indian soldiers and help them benefitting from the yoga practice. Apart from this, with his guru he has served and helped alot people by organizing yoga camps around different places. He is also co-founder of a prestigious yoga institution (UIPS YOGA ACADEMY) in Rishikesh where courses like Masters in Yoga, Bachelors in Yoga, Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga and Certificate in Yoga are offered and all these courses are affiliated from renowned government universities.

Kushal ji strongly believes in values of Karma yoga and believes that keeping dedication towards one’s work takes one closer and closer to the divine.

Yogi Mahesh Bhatt

Yoga Philosophy

Mahesh ji was born and raised in very spiritual family. He graduated from Garhwal University with a Science background. He transformed after meeting his guru who helped him realize and understand energy and how he is connected intimately to society and others through his own energy. 

His guru taught him to cultivate this energy through his personal practices. He developed his knowledge further and began sharing with others, towards building a strong foundation for society. 

He continued practicing under his guru, furthering his education and learned how to teach others according to his guru’s teachings. His expertise includes yoga therapy.

Yogini Deepa Negi Mira

Pranayama | Yoga Philosophy

Born and raised in the popular hill town of Shimla in north India, Deepa Negi Mira has always been highly motivated to pursue the path of yogic life. A resident of Rishikesh, the yoga capital of the world, for the past 10 years, she has guided several yoga enthusiasts on the righteous path of yoga.
She believes that spirituality cannot be described under various categories; instead, ‘spirituality’ should be perceived as anything that brings perfect harmony to your mind, body, and soul. And, hence, she aims at implementing the same principles in her training.

A highly-qualified E-RYT 200 and E-RYT 500 yoga guru, Deepa has worked with several esteemed yoga organizations in the country. She is also a certified Reiki healer. Her students include yoga seekers from all around the world who have come to her in search of that perfect balance which can only be obtained under the supervision and guidance of a revered mentor such as herself.

In her pursuit of spreading the knowledge and wellness of yoga to every corner of the world, she has conducted several yoga teacher trainings, meditation workshops, retreats, as well as drop-in classes in several national and international locations including Rishikesh, Kerala, Goa, and Nepal. Deepa is also an avid traveler and nature lover. When she isn’t teaching, she likes going on nature walks and capturing the essence and beauty of her surroundings in photos.

An embodiment of peace and wisdom, her motherly instincts and intellectual self has made her extremely admirable to all her students. She specializes in Meditation, Yoga Nidra, pranayama, Mantra Chanting, Philosophy, Ayurveda and Yogic Cooking.


Yogi Mandeep Bhatt

Mantra Chanting | Meditation

Mandeep ji is a renowned priest in Rishikesh. His immense knowledge of Mantras, Indian Mythology, and Music is his biggest strength as a teacher. 

His Yoga Journey began at the tender age of 11 when he moved from his village of Amni to Rishikesh, the Yoga Capital of the World. He connects with the students in a unique way with his special meditation techniques like laughing meditation, silent walks, and dancing meditation. 

Accompanied by the mellifluous sounding instrument, Harmonium, he teaches Mantras and Kirtans, which are key elements of Bhakti Yoga.

praveen ji

Yogi Praveen Rajput ji

Kundalini | Meditation

Yogi Praveen Rajput is a renowned name in the field of yoga. He has a successful journey as yoga tutor and has achieved several milestones in his journey. 

Yogi Praveen Rajput was born on the pious land of Rishikesh, and since childhood, he was fascinated by the goodness of yoga. Since a very young age, he developed a passion for yoga practice. Yogi Praveen has always shared his knowledge of yoga amongst his friends and family, which has made him a successful yoga tutor. 

Praveen has had an experience and training in various aspects of yoga such as Meditation and Philosophy, Relaxation, Swara Yoga, Pranayama. His years of experience have now made him an excellent tutor. He is known for being an incredible tutor, who specializes in training his students in Meditation and Philosophy, Relaxation, Swara Yoga, and Pranayama. 

Yoga Praveen has travelled to various places and has taught for four years across India. His approach and techniques are simple which are easy to be understood even by beginners.

devendra ji

Yogi Devendra ji

Ashtanga Yoga | Vinyasa flow

Yogi Devendra is from Rishikesh and has done Masters in Yoga from Uttarakhand Sanskrit University. Yogi Devendra is also very experienced yoga teacher as he has been training students in several yoga schools and has been appreciated for that a lot. 

He has a long term experience practicing Ashtanga Yoga primary and secondary series and also a very clear approach in teaching and helping students to learn. 

Yogi Devendra’s classes will be a booster for the students which will fill them with enthusiasm and strength.

pankaj ji

Yogi Pankaj Paswan ji

Pranayama | Meditation

Pankaj Paswan is a certified yoga teacher with a Master of Arts in Yoga and Naturopathy from Uttarakhand Open University (India). 

He has also been certified by the International Institute of Yoga and Meditation, Ved Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh (India).

Currently, he teaches Pranayama, Yoga Therapy and Meditation. Pankaj Paswan has been spreading happiness through his Teaching and Therapy practice.