If you enjoy and benefit from Yoga World, you may wish to know of these good people who helped create and now maintain our website.
Jon Cruz is a software developer who has worked in a wide variety of technology industries for almost 30 years. He is a problem solver who loves a challenge and is constantly improving his projects. His other websites include a creative writing site, numerous gaming sites and a book review site for his librarian wife.
Amit Goyani is a UI/UX designer who brings a unique blend of creative and technical skills to the user-centered design process. He specializes in wireframing, prototyping, visual design, accessibility and usability testing. He has designed for industries including real estate, healthcare and finance.
Tarini (Cathy Mullins) has studied yoga with Ramakrishna Ananda since 1975 and served as our mountain retreat kitchen coordinator for decades. She taught bilingual programs in elementary school for 30 years. Presently she is on the Spiritual World Society leadership team.
Parvati (Karen Fujikawa) ) has studied yoga with Ramakrishna Ananda since 1978. She has been a Yoga Center board member and cooked for Yoga Center retreats. She has also served as a social worker and child support officer and educator.
Vishnu Das (Tony Murdock) began his spiritual journey in 1972 when he met Ramakrishna Ananda. Since 1998, he has been facilitating yoga and meditation classes in Canada. He has degrees in comparative religions, Sanskrit and Hindu Religious History.
Charutama (Kathleen Nader) has practiced yoga for decades. She has worked as both a therapist and a childhood trauma specialist. She has also written a number of books, articles and chapters on the subject of childhood trauma.
Palayatri (Margaret Gillingham) has practiced yoga for 40+ years. She has designed and produced marketing materials for Spiritual World Society and Yoga Center for decades. She has also worked as a graphic designer for healthcare, marketing and printing companies.
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