World famous yoga guru B K S Iyengar passes away in Pune
One of the world's best-known yoga gurus, Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar, passed away here early this morning. He was 95 and was reportedly suffering from kidney-related problems.
Iyengar, a recipient of the Padma Vibhushan award, contributed significantly towards spreading yoga all over the world.
His body will be consigned to flames this afternoon at the Vaikunth Crematorium in Pune.
(Posted on 20-08-2014)