Yogeshwar Darin Somma first started studying yoga in high school and was introduced to the practice of yoga asana in college. After completing degrees in Math, Philosophy,Psychology and Physics, he then lived for six months Plum Village, the Buddhist monastery of Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh in Thenac, France.
Yogeshwar then experienced a full immersion in yogic lifestyle at Sri Swami Satchidananda’s ashram, Yogaville in Buckingham Virginia, where he lived for six months. After leaving Yogaville, he studied deeply the Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga of Pattabhi Jois for two years, and then started teaching yoga in Washington DC in 2001. He established a yoga school in 2006, training teachers to share the Vedic legacy of yogic knowledge.
Yogeshwar is passionate about the power of the authentic knowledge of the rishis to bring transformation to our world. He believes the science of Self-Realization can bringing healing to our lives, giving us the ability to provide true selfless service to the world.