Tirumalai Krishnamacharya Quiz: The Father Of Modern Yoga

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Tirumalai Krishnamacharya Quiz: The Father Of Modern Yoga

Tirumalai Krishnamacharya was born in 1888 and died in 1989. He was an ayurvedic healer, scholar, and yoga teacher from India. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential gurus of modern yoga. He is often referred to as "the father of modern yoga" due to his significant influence on the development of postural yoga. He helped revive hatha yoga in the same way that earlier pioneers were influenced by physical cultures, such as Yogendra and Kuvalayananda. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of Tirumalai Krishnamacharya.

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Tirumalai Krishnamacharya received a scholarship to study Ayurveda under ____________________
When was Tirumalai Krishnamacharya die?
In ________, Tirumalai Krishnamacharya once again left for Banaras to attend classes at Queens College, where he eventually earned many teaching certificates.
When was Tirumalai Krishnamacharya born?
When did Tirumalai Krishnamacharya write the yoga book named 'Yoga Makaranda'?
When did Tirumalai Krishnamacharya write the book Yoga Makaranda ("Essence of Yoga"), published by Mysore University?
At what age did Tirumalai Krishnamacharya leave Mysore to attend university at Banaras?
Tirumalai Krishnamacharya earned degrees in__________
When was Tirumalai Krishnamacharya invited to teach at the Sanskrit College in Mysore?
In the sense of combining breathing with movement; the style of yoga Tirumalai Krishnamacharya created has come to be called ___________________