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B.K.S. Iyengar (1918–2014)

B.K.S. Iyengar was born on December 14, 1918 in Bellur, Kingdom of Mysore, British India as Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar. He was married to Ramamani. He died on August 20, 2014 in Pune, Maharashtra, India. See full bio »

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 1992 Yoga Journal's Yoga for Flexibility (special thanks)
 1988 Yoga Journal's Yoga for Beginners (special thanks)
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 2015 Sadhaka: The Yoga of BKS Iyengar (Documentary)
 2008 Enlighten Up! (Documentary)

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He was the founder of Iyengar yoga, which is now taught in more than 70 countries. It is characterized by long asanas (postures) that require great discipline. His books have been translated into 13 languages. See more »

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