Louis Lim or Ramana (name initiated by his Guru), is an International Teacher Trainer and has been learning Yoga since 2008 under the tutelage of his Guru, Acharya Shri Parveen Nair. Louis also had the opportunity to study directly under the late Guruji BKS Iyengar and his family, the late Geeta Iyengar & Prashant Iyengar in Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute (RIMYI) in Pune, India.
In 2015, Louis was invited by the Indian High Commissions and AYUSH, the Ministry of Indian Government for Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy representing the Malaysian Yoga Teachers to participate and to witness the 1st International Yoga Day inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi in New Delhi on 21st June.
His consistent yoga practice over the past decade with his guru has developed his strength and flexibility in the asana practice while cultivating a calm and steady mind. He has found the integration and discipline beneficial.
His innate interest in the spiritual aspect of Yoga has brought him to study the Advaita Vedanta Philosophy, the Yoga Sutra and the Bhagavad Gita. Louis now pursues his studies in the ancient Vedic studies in Yoga, Ayurveda, Mantra & Meditation with the American Institute of Vedic Studies under the guidance of Pandit Vamadeva Shastri, Vedacharya Dr. David Frawley, from the USA.
Louis co-teaches internationally with his Guru in the 200-hour and 300-hour Yoga Teachers Training Courses (TTC) and workshop. Louis also travels extensively to teach and conduct Yoga workshops throughout Malaysia, mostly in the southern peninsular. Louis is the lead trainer at Yoga Sadhana, directing and managing a team of teachers and the programmes offered at Yoga Sadhana. He conducts mainly Intermediate, Advance Level and the class for Senior Citizens and special needs. The beginner levels are conducted mostly by his students.