~ Founders ~


Dr. Vikas Chothe

Swasti’s founder, Dr.Vikas Chothe, holds an MD, PhD in Ayurvedic medicine with Yoga Certification from AYUSH and QCI India. He has worked as a Yoga Ambassador for the government of India and is currently an examiner for YCB Yoga examination at TQ Cert (TATA projects) for the Yoga Certification Board. He has been working as a lead examiner since the beginning of the Yoga Certification Scheme in 2016 and has conducted exams for more than 3,000 students till date. Dr.Vikas has been invited by Indian Embassy Austria, Malaysia and Armenia and has visited USA, China, Malaysia, Italy and European countries for propagation of Yoga and Ayurveda. He is also yoga school auditor for the Yoga Certification Board (YCB) creating quality standards in yoga schools globally.


Dr. Shwetambari Vikas Chothe

Dr. Shwetambari Chothe, an accomplished professional at the intersection of holistic health, academia, and culinary arts. Holding a prestigious MD in Homoeopathy and earning the distinction of being a Masters in Yoga-Gold medalist, Dr. Chothe stands as a beacon of excellence in her fields. Her exemplary dedication is further highlighted by her certification as a Level 3 Yoga Teacher and Evaluator, recognized by the Government of India.

As the co-founder of Swasti Yoga Centre, Dr. Shwetambari Chothe actively contributes to the promotion and dissemination of yoga practices globally. Her passion for yoga and Indian culture dates back to her childhood, shaping a journey marked by six years of dedicated practice and teaching. Beyond her professional pursuits, she showcases her versatility as a great chef, specializing in Ayurveda healthy cooking.

Currently serving as an Yoga consultant at LMF Homoeopathic Medical College in Pune, Dr. Chothe brings a wealth of knowledge to her academic role, complemented by her expertise in anatomy and physiology. Her commitment to advancing the principles of holistic health extends beyond the classroom, as she operates as a consulting homeopath, providing valuable insights into alternative medicine.

Dr. Shwetambari Chothe emerges as an esteemed professional with a distinctive blend of qualifications, including MD in Homoeopathy, mastery in yoga, and expertise in holistic well-being. Her role as consulting homeopath, certified yoga teacher, and culinary artisan reflects a holistic approach to health and a commitment to sharing the benefits of a balanced lifestyle.

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International and Government Certified Professional Yoga Teachers Trainers and advisors in Pune India


American Journal of Health Promotion Practice International Ayurveda conferences and 7 International Ayurveda Research Day Conferences by International Ayurveda Association
• (IAA) and Institute of Indian Medicine
• (IIM) Pune 4th World Ayurveda Congress, Bangalore in December 2010 12th International Conference on Evidence-Based Ayurveda on Heart Care and Diabetes in 25th Sept 2011 First International Conference on Integrated Preventive Cardiology on 25th Nov 2011


Panchatantra and Yogasutras- A Panchatantra approach to Patanjali’s Yogasutras (August 2017) ISBN No: 978-93-85456-25-1, ebooks in French and Spanish
• Anna- Ayurvedic Healthy Diet (English)
• English Charak Samhita- Vimanasthana Part 1 (English)
• Chapter written on menstrual health and hygiene in French textbook: Prévention Santé Environnement (French)
• Booklets on menstrual health and adolescent health (Marathi) in females: Sarya kalyana (Age- 12-16), Phool mhanun jagtana (Age- above 16) For boys: Olakh Swatahachi (Age- 12-16), Tarunyachya vatevar (Age- above 16)
• Tastes of Maharastra (English)
• Yoga for Business Ethics (English)
• Fete de La Surya Namaskar (French)
• Pepa Pig’s Surya Namaskar Party (English)
• Matsya Avatar (English)
• Panchatantra et Yoga-sutra: une approche panchatantra aux yogasutras de patanjali (French Edition)
• Panchatantra y Yoga-sutra: Un Acercamiento Desde El Panchatantra (Spanish Edition)

Om Card Game- a unique fun way to learn Yogasutras

YCB Yoga Examiners

YCB Yoga Examination Practical

Dr. Vikas Chothe Certificates

Dr. Shwetambari Chothe Certificates

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