Leap of Faith
This is the story of BKS Iyengar, a Yogi whose name is synonymous with precision and perfection in Yoga. Leap of Faith is a saga of courage and faith, of a chance meeting on chosen paths, of perseverance in the face of insurmountable hurdles, of the triumph of the human spirit and of its union (yoga) with the divine consciousness.
This film spans nine decades of Guruji's life and over 70 years of his practices and teachings. It shows him as Guru, Teacher, Husband, Father, and Shishya - a multifaceted personality. The story is narrated by the internationally acclaimed actor Naseeruddin Shah, an Iyengar yoga student himself. The contains extensive footage of Guruji's practices, teachings, interviews, and daily lifestyle.
- Early footage
- Recreated scenes from childhood
- Students insights and more