Naomi Nakajima is the Founder of Sanatana Yog Sandesh Amsterdam. She studied into many fields of education. She worked as a designer and as a stylist and assistant photographer but she continued as a professional photographer. She moved to the Netherlands and studied medicine for decent livelihood. After the study, she started working as a pharmacist. She travelled to India to fulfil promises to her mother. Here Yoga and Meditation became her interest. She did for several years different kind of Yoga trainings like Hatha, Astanga, Yin, Kundalini, Meditation, Kriya, Chanting, Prayer, Kirtan and Rituals etc. and became a professional Yoga Teacher. In the long run, Naomi felt a need to express her knowledge and experience of Yoga. This intense feeling took the form of “Sanatana Yog Sandesh Amsterdam” in the Netherlands. She registered the school as a dignified business. She conducts various styles of Asana, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra, Meditation, Kirtan, Ritual classes and runs the Yoga Shop.
Katinka Van Bekkum comes from the Netherlands. She graduated as an environmental scientist. Over the period of time, she came across Ayurveda which is a very older form of natural healing. She did Ayurvedic training in Belgium and started working as an Ayurvedic practitioner. In 2014, she travelled to India for Ayurvedic study and practical experience where she met Rohit. She attended Yoga classes with Rohit and felt inspired towards Yoga deeper. Through Yoga she got answers to many unresolved questions she had. Since then she has been a regular practitioner of Yoga. She teaches Yoga and Meditation. With her Ayurvedic background, she does also Ayurvedic massage, healing and teaching as well.
Rohit Kumar is an ERYT 500 HRS. In academic education, he has a Master in English Language and Literature and a Bachelor in Law from Indian Universities. He has been into Yoga profession for many years. He taught Yoga in almost all parts of India. In 2016, he journeyed to Europe. He was a resident in Sweden where he got a very good opportunity to teach Yoga to many people of different age groups with health issues who wanted help through Yoga. He travelled also to other European countries such as Netherlands, Germany etc. where he experienced other culture, life of people and essential need of Yoga for the betterment of human life. His practices and teaches Hatha Yoga, Raja Yoga, Kriya Yoga and Kundalini Yoga. He is the main teacher for Yoga Retreats and Yoga Teacher Training Courses. In India as well, Rohit runs a Yoga School namely “Sanatana Yog Sandesh” which conducts various Yoga and Meditation Retreats as well as Yoga Teacher Training Courses.