Max has been practicing different styles of genuine yoga for 20 years. He has studied with accomplished Indian Masters and Schools including Sri Vagish Shastri (Varanasi); Swami Veda Bharati at SRSG (Himalayan Yoga Tradition, Rishikesh); Dr. Madhavan (Vivekananda Institute of Yogatherapy); Swami Vidyananda (Transformational Yoga). Received direct transmissions and initiations in Shakta tantric sampradaya lineage and Himalayan Tradition. Has completed various TTC and holds a Master of Hatha Yoga (500hrs+) and a Grand Master of Meditation.
After leaving behind a successful career in media and publishing in 2010, Max concentrated on teaching Hatha, Kriya and Raja Yoga. His approach is based on authentic traditional knowledge and synthesis, while keeping techniques simple, effective and accessible for many. Through his personal sadhana and studies he finds a deep connection of traditional Indian Systems of yogic knowledge and practice with Integral Yoga of Sri Aurobindo. Besides coordinating and teaching at Auromode Yoga Space in Auroville, Max runs a private yoga studio YogaBoka in Kotor Bay, Montenegro. Being a member of Auroville International, he represents Auroville in Montenegro.