Ratheesh Mani was born in Southern India, a province called Kerala. He has strong roots and deep understanding of the yogic practices and traditions, that has been a part of his life since his childhood. He has spent over 15 years serving in different Ashrams and remote areas of the Himalayan Mountains.
He started teaching the art of Yoga Asanas outside of India at the age of 20. Since then, he has been travelling around the world imparting Yoga in seekers lives with great efficiency and care. Ratheesh teaches all aspects of Yoga including philosophy, prana yama, asanas, ayur veda and meditation. Ratheesh has organized and participated in about 250 teacher training courses worldwide and taught more than 6000 yoga classes. For 23 years Ratheesh has offered Ayur Vedic health consultations and Ayur Vedic therapies such as Pancha Karma.