Stefanie Sarges

Since Stefanie was a child she loved to move her body. When she fell in love with gymnastics she preferred to walk on her hands than her feet and developed a specific feeling for the body. While studying in South …

Rachael Fallon

Racheal Fallon is an International Yoga Teacher from Toronto, Canada. She has been leading teacher trainings, workshops and classes for 11 years and practising for 18. She is a trained Holistic Psychotherapist and came into Yoga from a transformational background, …

Hedda Steenhauer

I started practising yoga after a severe sports injury to my back at a very young age. After surgery I had to start from scratch and left the path of becoming a professional tennis player. I remember my first time …

Miluše van de Kant

Miluše started her yoga practice in the Netherlands in 2003 and immediately knew that she stepped on a path that would alter her life. When she began to practice Ashtanga it immediately felt like ‘coming home to herself’. Miluše completed …

Adi Bereshit-Elias

My first steps in pilates were mainlyto help me manage my weight – but as I practised more, the whole health of my body changed: not just my shape, but I began to feel longer, taller, my posture improved. I felt …

Nata Kryvolapchuk

I’m a Universal Yoga instructor certified by the USA Yoga Alliance, and a disciple of Andrey Lappa (Ukraine). Having begun teaching yoga in Ukraine since 2009, I continue to deepen my understanding of yoga-practice, exploring the physiology of yoga, ayurveda, …

Rianne Wiggers

Namaste! This is my third year in Nepal and I’m enjoying every day of it. To me Nepal is as diverse as yoga: colorful, inspiring, spiritual, touching. Life here has its ups and downs: enjoying my social life and everything …

Annie Seymour

My practice and study of Yoga, especially the Ashtanga lineage, had a huge and unexpected impact on my approach to life and direction: within my practice I found myself truly in my element. Yoga brought a sense of wellbeing, contentment, …

Thanos Koukouvanis

My name is Thanos and I come from Greece. Having already taught with Pranamaya last year, I have returned to continue teaching after a deep retreat in the Kopan Monastery. I teach hatha yoga and also make astrology chart interpretations. …

Adi Schneckenburger

In a way I have always been trying to find out what it is that lies behind this material and perceivable world of ours. There was always this desire to dig deeper and to understand that higher principle behind everything …

Daniel Pugh

Yoga and I met in Venares, India in 1987 when I was on a break from Nepal working as a Canadian climbing guide. My first teacher was a true yogi; jolly, sincere, mindful and present practicing his own form of …

Andrea Barrueto (Atmaratna)

Welcome, Spirituality has been accompanying me since I have been a little girl. In search for knowledge I have visited Shamans in South America, survived many Vipassana retreats in Asia and Europe and during a long-term stay in Nepal I …

Ellen Johannesen

Born in Norway and following a career in contemporary dance, Ellen started practicing Ashtanga in 1994 at Jivamukti Yoga Center New York. A keen practitioner ever since, she has studied with teachers worldwide, was authorized from KPJYI, Mysore by Sharath …

Nicky Zammit

Nicky first found yoga many years ago in a classroom in Cairo, Egypt, where she was taught by the most beautiful Indian lady who instilled a giant spark into her the very first lesson.  Since then she has been hooked …

Rupesh Joshi

I was fortunate to meet many yoga teachers during my life. They always gave me warmth and support, and under their guidance I learnt yoga. I believe that when we practice yoga consistently and devotionally, one day we will be …

Chrissie Gregory

I had my first yogic moment in my thirties. Rolling down from Halasana (the plough) my whole body quivered with pain, the combined effect of scoliosis and overstretched ligaments. Over the next ten years irregular yoga classes brought relief and …

Sam Voolstra

In our team of very experienced teachers, i am definitely the new kid on the block. I started doing yoga in 2007, and studied and am studying with different teachers in Nepal, India and New Zealand. In these few years …