Prashant S. Iyengar is the son of Yogacharya BKS Iyengar and an authority in yoga.
He has a very unique approach in his yoga classes in which he wants the student to experience his/her own body as a laboratory. He asks the student to practice in such a way that he is not doing pose after pose after pose mechanically, soon losing sight of their value. Prashant would guide the student to be extremely observant in the asanas practice. He worked alot with transforming through breathing. He would say that he is where the student has to go after he has learned the ABC’s of practicing yoga. Prashant is also known by his way of expressing and conveying yoga concepts by creating his own terminology in English which may not have a dictionary definition
He is the author of the following books: