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Iyengar on his 86th birthday in 2004
|Died||20 August 2014
|Cause of death||Heart attack caused by renal failure|
|Occupation||Yoga teacher, author|
|Known for||Iyengar Yoga|
|Relatives||Abhijata Sridhar, Hareeth Sridhar (grandchildren)|
B. K. S. Iyengar, or Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar (December 14, 1918 - August 20, 2014) was an Indian yoga teacher and writer. He founded the style of yoga known as "Iyengar Yoga". He was thought to be one of the foremost yoga teachers in the world.
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In 1954, the violinist Yehudi Menuhin invited Iyengar to teach in Europe.
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