Bikram Choudhury is one of the world’s biggest names when it comes to yoga. He founded the system Bikram Yoga, and he is a yoga teacher from India. You may explore in details below the biography, career and net worth of Bikram Choudhury in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Bikram Choudhury full and the official birth name is not publicly known. He was born on February 10, 1944, in Kolkata the capital of West Bengal, India. There is nothing known to mention about his parents. His father’s and his mother’s names and occupations unfortunately are unknown. We are not sure about the conditions which Bikram lived in during his early life.
Bikram Choudhury was probably raised and grew up in his hometown. That information is not confirmed because there are no sources that mention the names of the schools which he attended. It is also not revealed whether he earned a degree or certificate from a college or no. We do not know if he has any brothers or sisters, siblings or step-siblings.
Bikram Choudhury was married to the Yoga Therapist and founder of the United States Yoga Federation and the International Yoga Sports Federation, Rajashree Choudhury. They were married in 1984 and they became divorced in 2016. There are no official records confirming his previous partners, girlfriends and relationships. We do not know anything regarding his dating history.
Bikram Choudhury has faced many sexual harassment lawsuits. This is probably connected to his main profession in yoga. He also went through many issues regarding the Bikram Yoga foundation and copyright. He has 1 son and 1 daughter, Anurag Choudhury and Laju Choudhury.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Bikram Choudhury started doing Yoga when he was a 3 years old child. Sources mention that during his teenage days, he won the National India Yoga Championship 3 times. He is not one of the most influential people in Yoga. He also authored a few books such as “Bikram Yoga: The Guru Behind Hot Yoga Shows the Way to Radiant Health and Personal Fulfillment”.
Bikram Choudhury didn’t have his name on awards or honors. One of his greatest accomplishments if being the founder of “Bikram Yoga” system, for which he faced big copyright issues.
The latest and newest news regarding Bikram Choudhury talks about the sexual lawsuits he has been facing. Many people say that this is true, as many others say that this is impossible mentioning that he is a very professional person when it comes to work.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The Indian most influential yoga teacher Bikram Choudhury has an estimated net worth of probably over $80 million. He is one of the world’s biggest names when it comes to yoga. Reports show that Bikram Choudhury salary and earnings reach $10 million annually.
Bikram Choudhury is a talented and influential yoga person from India. He founded Bikram Yoga system and faced issues for its copyrights. Bikram Choudhury and Rajashree Choudhury are divorced now.