Shama Kaur is an Egyptian KRI Certified Lead Trainer, Health & Wellness Mentor and the founder of YallaYoga.
Shama’s first encounter with yoga came at a time when she was struggling with her mother’s eternal disease. Through the practice of Kundalini Yoga, she started the healing journey.
At the age of 25, Shama completed the Level 1 Aquarian Trainer Program in the United States. Ever since she has been pioneering the spreading to Kundalini Yoga across the Arab world. Her teaching adventures have taken her across Egypt to Dubai Palestine, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia and Kuwait where she has delivered over 9 Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training Programs, training hundreds of students across the Arabic world to become teachers.
In Arabic ‘Shams’ means sun and ‘Shama’ means candle, put them together and her name means the one who shines the light of her inner soul.
As an artist and musician, Shama Kaur has a passion for helping every soul to raise their consciousness, heal and find their path to Greatness not only through yoga but also music and arts.
Shama Kaur is also the founder of YallaYoga Center, a social enterprise delivering professional yoga education and training.
A graduate of Business Strategy and Commerce from McGill University Montreal; Shama also holds a Masters degree from King’s College London.