Yogi Baba Premacharya



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Fast Facts
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Function: 
Yogi
Traditions: 
Babaji, Advaita, Adhishankara
Main Countries of Activity: 
United States
Date of Birth: 
06/19/1960
Place of Birth: 
Unknown
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes

Biography

Universal Yoga and the Florida Vedic Institute was founded by Yogi Baba Premacharya. He is one of only a few westerners to be recognized in the traditional systems from India. He is one of the few westerners to have received the title of Veda Kovid and then Vedavisharada in the traditional gurukual system, he has studied with renowned Vedacharya, Acharya Sri Vamadeva Shastri. In 2010, he was initiated as an Acharya by Maha Avatar Babaji. Previously, he received the traditional titles of Vedakovid and Vedavisharada for his study in the Vedas. He graduated from the United Yoga Institute with a diploma in Karma, Bhakti, Hatha, Raja and Kundalini yoga systems. He was accepted by Mahavatar Babaji as his student, after being declared a master of Shakti and Naad Yoga systems by Gurudeep, whom he studied with for many years. His Vedic teacher (Vedacharya) is Sri Pandit Vamadeva Shastri (David Frawley).

"Baba Prem is one of the best trained and most articulate spokesmen of Hindu Dharma born in the West. He brings to his teachings a deep study and practice of Yoga, Ayurveda and Jyotish as well as a clear understanding of the principles of Sanatana Dharma and the cultural heritage of India." --Dr. David Frawley (Sri Pandit Vamadeva Shastri)

He is recognized as one of the leading spokesmen for Hindu Dharma born in the west. His papers have offered insight and tackled some of the more difficult issues facing Hinduism and students of spirituality. Currently he is working on projects that address areas of confusion amongst western students of eastern spirituality. He is also writing extensively on the Vedas and their relevance within each person's life and spiritual practice.

He has several book published in India.

Sources: 
www.vedicpath.com

Teachings

Primarily Raj-kundalini yoga and Vedic Yoga
Vedic Yoga
Shakti Healing
Vedanta
Jnana Yoga
Vedic Astrology
Kundalini Yoga
Chanting
Sanskrit
Vedic Studies
Ayurveda
Meditation
Homa/Puja
Shabda Mantra Brahma Yoga
Eastern Philosophy
Vedanta
Yajna

Locations

Central Florida Area