Vidya has been practicing Yoga since her childhood, and her education in Gurukulam in Mangalore, Karnataka, played a major role in deepening her study of Yoga. Since an early age, Vidya has studied subjects such as the Vedas, Asanas, Pranayam, and Meditation.

She went on to pursue B.Sc and M.Sc in Yoga and Consciousness from SVYASA University, Bangalore. As part of her studies, she has participated in the “stop diabetes movement” camp for a month each in Rajkot, Gujarat, and Uttara Kannada District, Karnataka. Prior to teaching in Bangalore, Vidya has taught Yoga and Therapy in Chennai and Pondicherry in Tamil Nadu.

Vidya is a trained singer in Carnatic music. She has also learnt Bharatnatyam for six years. During her spare time, she loves doing pencil sketches. Besides Kannada, she is well versed in Sanskrit and knows a bit of Tamil and Telugu. She is from Mangalore, Karnataka.

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