User Profile

Name:
Pandit Dabral
Occupation:
Spiritual Director of The Himalayan Yoga Meditation Centre in Calgary.
Location:
Calgary Alberta Canada
Description:
Pandit Dabral was born near Dehradun, India, in a family of Sanskrit scholars. He holds a doctorate in Yoga Philosophy and Sanskrit from Varanasi, India. A disciple of H. H. Swami Rama of the Himalayas, he has been trained by Dr. Swami Veda Bharati and works closely with him teaching Meditation and Yoga Philosoply in Asia, Europe and North America. Panditji is an experienced teacher in the Himalayan Tradition who is capable of bringing the authentic teachings of the yoga masters to all types of students. The Himalayan Tradition is an unbroken stream of spiritual knowledge flowing from the great sages of the Himalayan Cave Monasteries. The initial purpose of the Tradition is to rekindle the divine flame that lies within every human being and emphasizes purification of thoughts and emotions. Meditation is a way of making the unconscious; conscious, the unknown; known and the Infinite Truth realized. H. H. Swami Rama sent Pandit Dabral to the United States in 1992 and in 1994, appointed him as Spiritual Director of the Himalayan Institute in Chicago. Trained and authorized by Swami Rama to give initiations, Panditji has initiated many hundreds of people. Panditji is an experienced teacher in the Himalayan Tradition who is capable of bringing the authentic teachings of the yoga masters to all types of students. People of all ages enjoy his accessibility and humor. His knowledge of Sanskrit and the yoga scriptures is vast and comprehensive yet he is able to explain complex ideas in ways that are easy to understand and apply to daily life. He brings the experiences and knowledge of the Himalayan sages to life. An inspiring speaker, he guides aspirants in meditation in various centers in North America. He is a senior teacher and coordinator of the International Himalayan Yoga Teachers Association. He travels internationally to initiate and teach.