Deepika Mehta is a New age Yogini.She dove deeply into the ancient tradition of Yoga after a traumatic rock climbing accident in 1998,falling from a height of 40 ft.,because of the profound healing and transformative power she has experienced through this ancient practise,Deepika is extremely passionate about learning and sharing this beautiful practise.She continues to delve into learning from her personal daily practise which she considers extremely sacred and from teachers and spiritual masters in India and all over the world.
She is a certified teacher from the Sivananda School of Yoga and Vivekananada Yoga Kendra.
Deepika is also a certified fitness trainer from the American Council on Exercise and Reebok.
She is an authorised teacher in Ashtanga yoga from the root of the practise,K.PJAYI(K.Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute),and she learned this practise from the late Shri.K Pattabhi Jois and continues to practise with his grandson,Sharath Jois.
Deepika has trained some of the top Indian film stars and celebrities like Aishwarya Rai Bacchan,Priyanka Chopra,Bipasha Basu,Deepika Padukone,Rani Mukerjee,Jaqueline Fernandes,Lisa Haydon,Leryn Franco(Olympic Javelin thrower and also one of the top Supermodels from South America),besides Avantika and Yash Birla,Anupama and Vidhu Vinod Chopra.
Deepika is one of the youngest teachers to teach at one of the most reverred Yoga festivals in the world,The Intenational Yoga festival in Rishikesh at the Parmarth Niketan Ashram.
Deepika has her own Yoga show in India called Yoga City on Ndtv Good times. Deepika has been featured in various publications,Magazines and press.