Google doodle celebrates guru BKS Iyengar’s 97th birth anniversary

BACKinsidIyengarGoogle is celebrating the 97th birthday of yoga guru BKS Iyengar who founded his own style known as ‘Iyengar Yoga’ and is credited with bringing yoga to the western world.

Iyengar who was born on December 14, 1918 in Bellur Karnataka was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2004.

Iyengar died of heart and renal failure in Pune in August 2014 when he was 95 years old.

The charming interactive doodle was made by Kevin Laughlin.