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Karen Hunter welcomes “Yogi Extraordinaire,” Yirser Ra Hotep to speak about his journey with yoga. In this interview, Yirser Ra Hotep helps to debunk many of the misconceptions surrounding the spiritual and ascetic discipline.
About Yirser Ra Hotep
Yirser Ra Hotep is a master instructor of Yoga and the creator of the YogaSkills Method. He is the most senior instructor of Kemetic Yoga in the United States, with over 45 years of experience practicing and teaching. Yirser was involved with the original research and documentation of Kemetic Yoga (Ancient Egyptian or African Yoga), along with master instructor Dr. Asar Ha-pi in the 1970’s. He has trained and certified over 5000+ Kemetic Yoga instructors across the globe through his school, YogaSkills School of Kemetic Yoga, and conducts historical/cultural/spiritual tours of Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, South Africa and other parts of the African Diaspora.