WYC Speaker

Ameet Malhotra (Jignasu Ramdas)

BA (Hons), BSc (Hons)
Yoga Teacher, Occupational Therapist and ResearcherSatyananda Yoga Centre, Nottingham UK

Jignasu Ramdas is a yoga teacher and occupational therapist living in the UK. He has worked in a number of environments, including prisons, neurological rehabilitation hospitals and substance and alcohol misuse detoxification units, teaching yoga and the practice of yoga nidra in particular.

Ramdas is also a researcher. He has recently completed research entitled “Exploring the lived experiences of yoga nidra practitioners: from relaxation to spirituality, an interpretative phenomenological analysis”. Ramdas is currently investigating the potential use of yoga nidra in the rehabilitation of patients with a variety of neurological and trauma related illnesses, as a part of an MSc program.

He and his wife Atmashraddha operate the Satyananda Yoga Centre in Nottingham.