World-renowned yoga guru B K S Iyengar passed away in Pune early this morning following a prolonged illness. The founder of the Iyengar School of Yoga who was 96 had been hospitalised for over a week.
His death has come as a surprise to most and a few B-town stars took to Twitter to share their thoughts.
— Lisa Ray (@Lisaraniray) August 20, 2014
BKS Iyengar. RIP. Condolences to his family and the millions of followers who's lives were enriched by his Yoga discipline.
One of the most admired and respected Yoga teachers in the world. Yogacharya RIP B.K.S. Iyengar. pic.twitter.com/Kk2yNMJxRe