Shiva Singh Khalsa

Shiva Singh Khalsa, E-RYT 500, YACEP, a Mentoring Lead Trainer with the Aquarian Trainer Academy, is the co-director of Spirit Rising Yoga and President and CEO of Spirit Rising Foundation. Since 1972 he has practiced and taught with the guidance of Yogi Bhajan, who said of Shiva Singh, "You have always been an inspiration to me." Shiva Singh draws on a wealth of experience acquired through decades of spiritual practice, devotion and service. This is the foundation for his teaching and his life.  He is known as a Jupiter Teacher, jovial, inspiring and uplifting.

Shabad Kaur Khalsa

Shabad Kaur Khalsa, LCPC, LMFT, E-RYT 500, YACEP, and a Lead Trainer in the Aquarian Trainer Academy, is the co-director of Spirit Rising Yoga, and is a psychotherapist specializing in integrating the Kundalini Yoga teachings into client treatment plans. Shabad Kaur's direct, devoted service to Yogi Bhajan results in her insightful transmission of yogic teachings especially for women. As she shares her love for the practice and creates a cozy, safe and nurturing place, she is a powerful Kundalini Yoga Teacher who will also bring out your "Keep Up!" Shabad Kaur was once described as "more than a person, she is a force."

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Puranpreet KAur/Michelle Fiore

Puranpreet Kaur, E-RYT 200, (Hatha Yoga) E-RYT 500, M.M., Professional Trainer Trainer in the Aquarian Trainer Academy, deeply awakened and transformed through Kundalini Yoga. Puranpreet Kaur shares the Teachings with a tremendous passion and clarity. She walks the talk – you will be inspired! A multi-talented teacher, she is this Training’s Postures expert. She is a professional musician and is part of the Sacred music band “Preet”. Her greatest joy is sharing her music so the Sacred Sound Current can touch other’s lives.



Mahanraj Kaur, RYT 200, is a healer with a toolbox of healing techniques and practices which enables her to teach Kundalini Yoga to all levels of students. She finds herself at a still center, home, when she practices and teaches Kundalini Yoga.



Amar Dev, RYT 200, has lived the 3HO lifestyle from birth. He studied for 2 years at Miri Piri Academy, 3HO’s Yoga school in India. He is a Level 1 graduate of Spirit Rising Yoga and a powerful yoga teacher who deeply understands the practice of Kundalini Yoga and the nature of the subtleties in Yoga. He loves a challenging Yoga set he likes to call rigorous self improvement!

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Atma Devi Joti Kaur/Monica Stevanovic

Atma Devi Jot Kaur graduated from Spirit Rising Yoga’s Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training 2019. She possesses the most marvelous blend of Miri Piri, passion in both the spiritual and worldly realms. Her love of the teachings is an inspiration!

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Sher Joti Kaur/Audrey Tupperman

Sher Joti Kaur is a recent graduate of Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training and has shared the miracles in her life that she attributes to her yogic path. She teaches a series off site for parents of special needs children.

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Ariane Allen
Prem Soorya Kaur

Ari graduated from our 2018 Training. She is just the best person to help you enjoy a yoga class adventure into the subtle , while sharing her grace, charm and humor.

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Jot Kalyan Kaur/Heather Anacker

Jot Kalyan Kaur graduated from Spirit Rising Yoga’s Level 1 Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training 2019. She dove into teaching with a full heart. She is also a talented chef who has wowed us at our community meals and during lunches during Training!