About KRI

Our vision is to be a progressive, global organization that fosters a spiritual, aware and self-empowered humanity.
KRI is a non-profit organization that holds the teachings of Yogi Bhajan and provides accessible and relevant resources to teachers and students of Kundalini Yoga. Our mission is to make the benefits and practice of Kundalini Yoga, based on the Teachings of Yogi Bhajan, accessible to all people from all backgrounds.
We believe in the joy of community and the transformational power of our teachings to bring positive change to ourselves and our world. We have achieved this through:

• The creation of Teacher Training Programs
• Developing and training amazing Teachers in over 60 countries
• Publishing books and manuals
• Making available research papers on the biomedical effects of Kundalini Yoga
and meditation

But the most amazing thing about KRI is that all of our achievements and expansions have been led by people who are dedicated to selfless service and the betterment of individuals and communities worldwide through this practice. KRI is truly the manifestation of the community’s prayers and efforts.

Qualifications we look for in a candidate:

  • Strong relationship with and belief in KRI – its mission, lineage, legacy, businesses, and community.
  • Strong relationship with Kundalini Yoga as Trainer, Teacher, Student, Researcher, or Author, which includes (but are not limited to) the following:
  • Commitment to a daily spiritual practice that includes Kundalini Yoga and meditation.
  •  Commitments to the continuous improvement of one’s own professional knowledge, skills, and awareness.
  • Committed to living “Healthy, Happy and Holy” lifestyle.
  • High ethical standards, integrity, and ability to set aside personal interests and viewpoints for the greater good.

Desired experiences:

  • Previous non-profit board service
  • PR or marketing
  • Legal or corporate compliance matters.
  • Accounting, finance, investment
  • Fundraising skills
  • Leadership Role/Executive Management
  • Program Development
  • Team and Community Building
  • Yoga and meditation as business/professional

Timeline for Board Appointment Process

December 1 – 31, 2023:
Open application period for applicants to apply

January 10 – March 15, 2024:
Interview commission conducts the interview process with applicants and makes recommendation to the SSSC Governance Committee and Board.

March 15 – April 30, 2024:
SSSC Governance Committee and Board review the recommended candidates and make final decision on new and reappointed KRI Board members.

May 1, 2024:
New and reappointed board members are announced. Onboarding new board members begins.

If you are interested in serving on the KRI Board, please read the Board Member Job Description in full and then click the Apply Here button below.