Swami Vishwarupananda is a living Yogi. He is a Master Yogi who is well versed with the greatest Yoga traditions. Hatha Yoga as taught in the Sivananda Tradition and Satyananda Tradition is his expertise. A practical Yogi, Swamiji’s depth of understanding Yoga is unique.
Born In Odisha, Swami Vishwarupanandaji came to the Sivananda Ashram in the year 1990. As a young Brahmachari, he very soon excelled as an excellent Yoga practitioner and a master in Hatha Yoga. He studied with Pujya Sri Swami Krishnanandaji and Gurudev Swami ChidanandajiMaharaj from whom he took Mantra initiation in the year 1992. To perfect his study and practice of Yoga he did one year Sannyasa Course under the tutelage of Sri Swami NiranjananandajiMaharaj, at the Bihar School of Yoga and had the good fortune to interact with Sri Swami SatyanandajiMaharaj. He came back to Sivananda Ashram Rishikesh in the Year 2001 and continued to teach Yoga at the Ashram. In the year 2005 he received SannyasaDiksha from Gurudev Swami ChidanandajiMaharaj.
Since 2005 Swamiji has been teaching independently. His approach to practice of Yoga, pranayama and meditation has been very much appreciated by all those who came across him. His popularity took him to Greece, Brazil and Japan. Swamiji is simple and humble and an intense sadhak. His students adore him for his calmness, humility and meditativeness.