Hot Yoga Founder Bikram Choudhury Sued by Former Student

Posted on March 22, 2013

Bikram Choudhury, the founder of hot yoga, has been sued by a former student for harassment. The hot yoga workout concept involves doing yoga in hot temperatures. We prefer yoga in cool conditions. Bikram's former student claims he came onto her, pushed her and once yanked her leg so hard that she tore a hamstring. She also says Bikram told her, "Should we make this a relationship? I know you from a past life."

Bikram denies the allegations, which stem from a 2004 to 2008 time period. Bikram also says, "People talk bad about Jesus also." He clearly values himself very highly. Take a look: