Umesh was born into a Brahmin family in Mankadi district in Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh) in 1978.
Umesh was very spritual from his childhood days; reading Ramayana, serving and practicing asana. After he completed his graduation, he moved to Noida to work with his uncle on the golf course. Umesh learnt golf with his uncle and later joined the country club in 2001. In 2002 he joined the Green Golf Resort in Greater Noida. It was here that Umesh was invited to Ananda in 2004 as a Golf Teacher. During Umesh’s time at Ananada he was hugely inspired to learn Yoga by his friend and yoga teacher, Mukesh. In 2009, Umesh completed a Diploma in Yogic Science from Punjab Sindh Sadhu Mahavidhyalya.. In 2011, Umesh joined Aalia Resort in Haridwar as a Yoga Teacher. Later he moved to Moscow in Russia to teach. Umesh is now back in Rishikesh where he is teaching in a number of schools including;, Jeev Moksha, Neo Yoga, Bindusar Yoga. Umesh teaches Hatha Yoga, Ashtanga Vinyasa, Pranayama and Yoga Anatomy & Physiology.