Karta Purkh S. Khalsa, B.S., M.A.
Director of the 3HO Kundalini Yoga Center of Missouri, Inc. since 1980 

Karta Purkh was trained in Kundalini Yoga and Meditation by Yogi Bhajan and has taught Kundalini Yoga since 1976. Karta Purkh is a certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher and a member of the International Kundalini Yoga Teachers Association and the Interfaith Council of Kansas City. He is a certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainer for Levels I and II, an Adjunct Professor at UMKC, a published writer, and award-winning photographer.

[Karta Purkh's weblog] 

Sat Inder K. Khalsa, M.S.W., LCSW
has been Administrator for the 3HO Kundalini Yoga Center of Missouri since 1980. She became a student of Yogi Bhajan's in 1975 and has taught Kundalini Yoga since 1976. Sat Inder is a certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher and a certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainer for Levels I and II.  She is a member of the International Kundalini Yoga Teachers Association - IKYTA. She and Karta Purkh Singh regularly participate in Summer and Winter Solstices.  "Sat Inder" is a spiritual name that means "Highest Truth," and she is privileged to share with her students the Yogic Truths that can illuminate our paths and elevate our spirits.  816-561-5337,

Sat Guru Kaur, LMT
has been a KRI level 1 certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor since 2004 and licensed massage therapist since 1997. She is currently taking courses toward her level 2 certification.  She is eternally grateful to Yogi Bhajan for the teachings and enjoys sharing them.  Her classes are warm, encouraging and supportive.  She loves the playing the Gong at the end of all her classes, leaving you feeling centered, connected, relaxed and elevated.  She can be reached at 773-330-8438.

Siri Bir Kaur

joined us for Teachers Training in September, 2012, and in December became a permanent resident of the Ashram.  Blending breath and bodywork together, she is also a massage therapist, reiki practitioner and healer.  She feels that Kundalini Yoga is a wonderful addition to her "medicine bag"; a valuable tool for healing physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. She completed Sit Down and Feel Better Teacher Training (Chair Yoga for patients living with Multiple Sclerosis) by Liz Franklin in May 2013.  Siri Bir Kaur can be reached at (816) 743-1556.

Taylor Hamilton (Jasmohan Singh)
is a graduate of the KC Aquarian Teachers Training program, Class of 2013.  He has been practicing and studying Kundalini Yoga since 2011.  Jasmohan has held myriad jobs ranging from IT Auditor to Chef to Ski Lift Operator.  He currently works as a Paraprofessional for austic children at Longfellow Elementary School.  He has also traveled extensively spending extended time in India and New Zealand.  He Draws on his vast breadth of experiences to integrate and apply the teaching of Yogi Bhajan to reach many different types of people.

Elisabet Lourdes Nalvarte
received her Kundalini Yoga Teachers certification through the KC Teachers Training Program in 2003 and loves to share this technology with her students. She teaches Kundalini Yoga In South KC and substitute teaches for weekend classes at the Kundalini Yoga Center.

Rae Petersen

Administrative Assistant