Meet our West End Teachers

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Gayatri

My yoga journey began 22 years ago when I happened to stumble upon a free meditation class by the Australian School of Meditation and Yoga at Burleigh Heads. After attending, I felt such relief, I was hooked! Read on...

 

 

 

Catherine

With an Indian heritage, I spent my early childhood living with my family in Kolkata (Calcutta), India. As I grew up, I felt the need to travel throughout India for a deeper understanding of this magnificent sub-continent. Read on...

 

 

 

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Denise

I am Denise and in the start of 2017 I flew over from The Netherlands to Brisbane. I was ready for a new life journey and now, almost a year later, I can really say that I have found a new path in life that I can follow with my whole heart. Read on...

 

 

 

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Helen

I took up yoga later in life after many years of doing everything but yoga – tai chi, belly dancing, gym, karate, pilates. I used to think how could just siting around on the floor doing a bit of twisting and stretching possibly do any good – how wrong I was! Read on...

 

 

 

jsdJayasri dasi

Namaste folks. My journey with yoga and meditation has been a long one. I first did asana practice with my mother in the 1970’s. I then very soon turned to meditation and this has remained my central interest. Read on...

 

 

 

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John

Yoga and meditation have been a real gift to me as they are a real gift to humanity. You don’t even have to be proficient at these practices to feel immediate benefits .The aim of the different yoga processes is to ultimately help an individual achieve complete harmony. Read on..

 

 

Lydia Brown

Lydia

Lydia has been teaching yoga since 2013. She was trained in Vinyasa by Jennifer Yarro of Frog Lotus Yoga in Andalusia, Spain. ​She enjoys teaching mindful, slow flow classes focusing on bringing calmness and presence to the body and mind. Read on...

 

 

 

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Simon

I have been passionate about hatha yoga since I started practicing 15 years ago. I am particularly focused on alignment which sets a good foundation for one’s hatha yoga practice and helps people to develop good habits. Read on...

 

 

 

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Stef

Stef exudes a passion for yoga. “I first came to the mat as a teenager struggling with insomnia and frustrated with dance injuries. Yoga has been such a powerful anchor through the tides of life that I have naturally found more and more time and energy to devote to my practice.” Read on...

 

 

 

stefano

Stefano

I discovered the yoga mat about 6 years ago, when a friend dragged me along to a yoga class at ASMY. It was only then that I discovered that years of long distance running had given me tight hips, and that I lacked core strength, and that I had a restless mind. Read on...

 

 

 

Tina

I began my Yoga journey 16 years ago when a few health issues rose to impede my body. After the first class I knew this was the missing piece in my life & I have been on the road to discovery ever since. I wish they taught yoga in school! Read on...

 

 

 

 

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Yasi

Namaste, My name is Yasi and I’m one of the yoga asana and meditation teachers here at ASMY. My journey into yoga came about via a long and determined search for answers to life’s big questions and a quest for lasting satisfaction and happiness. Read on...

 

 

 

Yoga Philosophy Teachers

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Devakinandana dasi

Forty-five years ago, when I was a college student looking for solutions to the personal, social and political problems of the world, I met Jagad Guru Siddhaswarupananda, from whom I began learning, and from whom I continue to learn, about the wonderful process of Yoga Meditation.  Read on...