Chris started his yoga journey in the 1970s, attending classes with Sri Kamala Mata Aranya. He went on to qualify as a teacher in 1989 and was accredited with IYTA in 1994. Initiated into the Aranya Order as Swami Kundirananda Aranya. Chris says, "While appreciating the tremendous physical and mental benefits of yoga, my focus is also to create a space where people can come to know their innate spirituality and fulfill their potential each in their own individual way."