Danny Paradise has been practising Ashtanga Yoga since 1976 and teaching worldwide since 1979. He initially studied with the first Western teachers of Ashtanga, David Williams and Nancy Gilgoff. Danny learned the beginning and advanced sequences from them over five years and has studied with Sri Patabbhi Jois in 1978 and 1980. Danny has also studied and practised with Yoga teachers and Spiritual guides in many other lineages and traditions as well as teachers of Kung fu,…Read More
Michaelle Edwards is the founder and director of Kauai Yoga School, offering teacher trainings, retreats, and workshops in Kauai and worldwide. She is a licensed massage therapist and a student of yoga for more than 40 years and a teacher for more than 25. A bodyworker, musician, author, and creator of YogAlign (www.yogalign.com), she is known for her boundless energy, humor, and dedication to helping people of all ages and fitness levels become aligned and pain-free. She…Read More
Jules Febre, nephew of Sharon Gannon and David Life, has been practising Jivamukti Yoga since the age of 6 and is an advanced certified Jivamukti Teacher. He mentors at the Jivamukti Yoga Teacher Trainings and the apprentice course at the New York City Jivamukti Yoga School.
Jules Febre was born and raised in a section of New York City known as the Lower East Side. At the age of 13, Jules spent three months in India; two…Read More
Since 2000, Jani has explored yoga with Janne Kontala, his life-long teacher and friend. He has practiced both Hatha and Ashtanga yoga everyday since then and they have become an integral part of his spiritual experience. Jani’s passion and commitment to yoga has given him the privilege to participate in extensive yoga training from various international teachers, such as Cle Souren, B.N.S. Iyengar, Dwarka Das, Yogi Sachi, and Brahmacari Rudradev.
Jani has…Read More
Lois’ love for yoga arises out of her intensive practice and study spanning nearly three decades. Lois’ natural gift for teaching and her reputation led New York Magazine to name her one of New York City’s Top Five Yoga Teachers. Her classes and workshops are both engaging and informative, founded in her belief that we learn by doing. Yoga is a lifetime practice, and we are all always students of this vast tradition! Lois culls the best of the vinyasa…Read More
Duncan Wong is the creator of the Yogic Flow Arts system and the originator of California warrior yoga in the West. He is well known as the worlds leading proponent in the field of yogic flow motion dynamics that infuses the natural balance of mantra wisdom, warrior technology and healing bodywork therapy. His passion is to assist and witness the unfolding of peoples humanity via a stick and stone age approach to mindfulness. His transpersonal approach to body-mind healing…Read More
Jenny Smith, is the Founder of Gecko Yoga and is a certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT), Pre & Post-natal yoga teacher (RPYT), Active Birth workshop instructor, certified in Thai Yoga Massage and Reiki. Her mission is to positively impact the lives of millions of children and teenagers, to provide them with a strong foundation in a healthy lifestyle, to last their entire lives.
The Gecko Yoga® 95-hour Children’s Yoga Teacher Training Course is the only one of its kind in Hong Kong…Read More
Will is a duo-lineage holder for two of the most influential yoga systems that are available for modern day yoga practitioners: Will graduated from the 350hr Jivamukti Yoga teacher training with David Life & Sharon Gannon at Omega Institute in New York in 2007 and was the first Advanced Certified Jivamukti Yoga Teacher in Asia. Will was the principal assistant for David Life and Sharon Gannon at the Asia Yoga Conference in 2007 and 2009, as…Read More
Fuyuko Toyota is a certified iRest Yoga Nidra® Senior Trainer, Retreat Leader and Supervisor/Mentor, senior registered teacher with Yoga Australia and a member of Association of Meditation Australia. She currently serves in a voluntary capacity as the Director of Integrative Restoration Institute Australasia. For the past 20 years she has been deeply committed on the path of Yoga and ancient Non-Dual wisdom. She has been teaching since 1996. She incorporates iRest and Self-Inquiry in her teachings of…Read More
Yin Therapy co-founder and international yoga teacher Markus Henning Giess completed his first yoga training with Power Yoga founder Bryan Kest and then went on to complete several teacher trainings with Yin Yoga teachers and mentors Paul & Suzee Grilley, with whom he now also assists on their trainings. He has also completed an intensive Yin/Yang & Meditation Teacher Training with Insight Yoga founder Sarah Powers.
Before Markus discovered yoga, he worked for 16 years as a professional dancer…Read More