International Yoga Asana Youth Champion Kabir Samlal
Teaches Kids' YogaAn Introductory 4 mintute video by International Yoga Asana Youth Champion Kabir Samlal. About Kabir Samlal
Kabir Samlal was born in the Netherlands on October 20,2000. He moved to Singapore with his family when he was two years old, and got his first yoga class from an Indian yoga Master at the age of five. In 2007, he moved to Mumbai, India with his family and started practicing Hatha yoga on a daily basis. He moved back to Netherlands in 2009 where he started his strong Bikram yoga practice. In 2012 took third place at the International Yoga Asana Championship- Youth division representing the Netherlands. In 2013 he became the International Yoga Asana Youth Championship. Kabir demonstrated his yoga happily and humbly at yoga festival and yoga workshops in Europe, inspiring people from all ages, before moving to Houston in July 2014. Kabir is currently a high school freshman and is looking forward to sharing his experience with the yoga community in Houston.
He is a yoga student for life and is still learning from his teachers and fellow students. He has been fortunate to have trained with highly respected teachers like Mary Jarvis (Senior Bikram Yoga Teacher) in San Franscisco, Dev Kapil (International Champion 2009) in Singapore and Kasper van de Winjingard ( International Champion 2010) and his wife Sherie Kasper van de Winjingard in Netherlands. Kabir is exploring different styles of yoga such as Ashtanga, but strongly believes that in end everything comes together, irrespective of what form of yoga style.He writes about his yoga practice for a Dutch yoga magazine, plays the soccer and the piano.