Sometimes mother really knows best. Because it was, in fact, the mother of finance grad who first suggested that she explore life as an instructor while she was living with her parents in Bengaluru, India after college. But although she was filling most of her days with classes and training, “I felt that yoga was just for me.”
Eager to follow her dreams of modeling and acting, she packed up everything to meet with an agency in Mumbia, some 600 miles away and on a detour, the agent brought her to Garnier Casting “and somehow I saw it Booked. ” Suddenly, she had a demand traveling the world as a model: “I loved every moment of it.”
Nevertheless, the idea of opening a yoga studio remained on her mind one day and when she committed to studying acting in New York City, she decided to enroll in a 200-hour yoga training. “Somehow my whole world changed,” she suddenly realized that she would not return to Mumbai or her model’s life. With only half a suitcase of clothing, she found an apartment and pied together freelance marketing gigs, acting jobs, and of course, yoga.
“I started my own business in NYC to help companies bring yoga and meditation and co-founded a pop up meditation event called Mindful Morning,” he shared. “I have taught retreats in Italy, Haiti and Times Square to thousands of people.”
When the peloton made the call — or, rather — slide into his DMs — a chance message that inspired him to join the team to launch the brand’s yoga and meditation content. Her path involves some twists and she embraces each one. “We write our future at such a young age,” she explained. “its Your story; You are allowed to change it. Reestablish yourself as many times as you want. “