Harbhajan Singh Khalsa

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa (born as Harbhajan Singh Puri) (August 26, 1929 – October 6, 2004), also known as Yogi Bhajan and Siri Singh Sahib to his followers, was an Indian-born-American yogi, spiritual teacher, and entrepreneur.wikipedia
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He was the spiritual director of the 3HO (Healthy, Happy, Holy Organization) Foundation, with over 300 centers in 35 countries.
It was founded in the West by Harbhajan Singh Khalsa, also called "Yogi Bhajan".

Dhirendra Brahmachari

In the mid-1960s, Harbhajan Singh took up a position as instructor at the Vishwayatan Ashram in New Delhi, under Dhirendra Brahmachari.
Dhirendra Brahmachari (12 February 1924 – 9 June 1994), born Dhirendra Choudhary in village Basaith Chanpura, Madhubani, Bihar, was the yoga guru of Yogi Bhajan who taught Kundalini Yoga in the West and founded 3HO.

Gurmukh (yoga teacher)

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Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa, (born in 1943 as Mary May Gibson in Downers Grove, Illinois), is a teacher of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan and a pioneer in the field of pre-natal yoga.

David Shannahoff-Khalsa

Shannahoff-Khalsa has also published three books outlining his years of experience using Kundalini Yoga meditation as taught by Yogi Bhajan to understand and treat psychiatric disorders.

Father Yod

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The Source Family was heavily influenced by the teachings of Yogi Bhajan and the astrological age of Aquarius.

Krishna Kaur Khalsa

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Krishna Kaur Khalsa is an African-American teacher of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan.

Dayal Kaur Khalsa

In time, she adopted the Sikh lifestyle and asked for and received her new name from Yogi Bhajan, meaning "princess of kindness and purity."

Dharma Singh Khalsa

In 1978 he started practicing Kundalini Yoga with Yogi Bhajan, and in 1981 he embraced the Sikh lifestyle, complete with full beard, turban, and the Sikh name he has used ever since.

Sat Bir Singh Khalsa

Originally from Toronto, he earned his Ph.D. at the University of Toronto, where he also began his practice of Kundalini Yoga under the tutelage of Yogi Bhajan.

Española, New Mexico

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa died of complications of heart failure at his home in Española, New Mexico, on October 6, 2004, aged 75.

Singh Kaur

Yogi Bhajan, her spiritual guide, commissioned Singh Kaur to record a series of eight mantras, six of which she was able to complete.

Edward O'Brien (mural artist)

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When his work drew the attention of Yogi Bhajan the head of the Western Sikh community, the master requested O'Brien also paint a mural for the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India.

Kundalini yoga

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He introduced his version of Kundalini Yoga to the United States.
In 1968, Harbhajan Singh Khalsa, also known as Yogi Bhajan, introduced his own brand of kundalini yoga into the United States, "Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan".

James George (diplomat)

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In 1968, he wrote a letter of recommendation for Yogi Bhajan on the occasion of his commencing his teaching mission in the West.

Vic Briggs

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Following initial influences through attending a seminar by Baba ram das (the former Richard Alpert), in January 1970 Briggs attended a Los Angeles yoga class instructed by Yogi Bhajan.

Snatam Kaur

Kaur’s teacher, Yogi Bhajan (1929-2004), was influential in helping promote the Sikh tradition in the West.

Yogi

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa (born as Harbhajan Singh Puri) (August 26, 1929 – October 6, 2004), also known as Yogi Bhajan and Siri Singh Sahib to his followers, was an Indian-born-American yogi, spiritual teacher, and entrepreneur.

Gujranwala District

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa was born on August 26, 1929 into a Sikh family in Kot Harkarn, Gujranwala district, in the province of Punjab (now in Pakistan).

Punjab Province (British India)

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa was born on August 26, 1929 into a Sikh family in Kot Harkarn, Gujranwala district, in the province of Punjab (now in Pakistan).

Pakistan

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Harbhajan Singh Khalsa was born on August 26, 1929 into a Sikh family in Kot Harkarn, Gujranwala district, in the province of Punjab (now in Pakistan).

British Raj

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His father, Dr. Kartar Singh Puri, served the British Raj as a medical doctor.

Himalayas

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Theirs was a well-to-do landlord family, owning most of their village in the foothills of the Himalayas.

Partition of India

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His schooling was interrupted in 1947 by the violent partition of India, when he and his family fled to New Delhi as refugees.

New Delhi

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His schooling was interrupted in 1947 by the violent partition of India, when he and his family fled to New Delhi as refugees.