Anshu never really thought that she will become a yoga teacher as she had a thriving career in the software industry in San Francisco. During her break in Bali, she attended a teacher training to deepen her own practice of yoga. She experienced a deep connection as she taught her first yoga class and got on the path to connecting with her life purpose. Since then, she has been studying yoga with different teachers, teaching and deepening her own yoga practice.
Lisa started practicing Vinyasa yoga in 1998. In 2008, she did her level one and two certification courses with a total of 700h hours of teacher training.
It's Iyengar Yoga that took her to a real yogic path.Lisa hopes to spread a better understanding and appreciation of philosophy of Yoga.
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Jenny is a certified yoga therapist C-IAYT, experienced yoga teacher E-RYT200hr and an Australian registered nurse who started practicing yoga when she was 16 years old.
She pursued a corporate career in healthcare, which took her from Asia to Africa, from South America to Russia, Mongolia to Papua New Guinea and now calls Bali home.
Jenny is passionate, big-hearted, calm, entertaining.
Dr. Abhishek Joshi, BAMS, MD, PhD (Ayurveda)
Dr Abhishek Joshi was born and raised in an Indian family where Ayurveda was in daily practice. Born in a place which is much revered as a holy and spiritual place “Somnath” in the western part of India he had imbibed the powerful spiritual vibes right from his childhood. The practice of yoga and meditation was instilled at a tender age in his life by his mother who is a yoga teacher at the local school in India. She used to manage minor ailments at home with kitchen herbs which sowed the seeds and inspired Dr. Joshi to further dive deeper into the scientific exploration of the holistic sciences.
This beginings inspired him to pursue a degree in Ayurveda School at India (Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery – B.A.M.S – 5½ years duration). His zeal in the science continued and he further did his post-graduation (M.D – 3 years duration) in Ayurveda. He was the topper in his university with a distinction for his master degree. He went a step further by embracing and internalized the knowledge of Ayurveda by pursuing his PH.D in Ayurveda at most prestigious institute of Ayurveda in India Institute for Post Graduate Teaching and Research in Ayurveda (IPGT & RA), Gujarat Ayurveda University (G.A.U), India. He was a doctorate of Ayurveda at a young age of 29 years.
His keen interest in yoga and meditation was also very much alive and he became a skilled Meditation & Yoga teacher at age of 26 years. He is involved with the Art of Living Foundation, which impacts lives of millions of people round the globe across many countries. Dr Joshi has taken Art of Living happiness programs for participants from 12+ countries.
He practiced and taught Ayurveda and yoga at a traditional Ayurveda hospital in Kerala, India for a year when he got a call from his university vice-chancellor to take up the task of spreading Ayurveda to other parts of the world. He was appointed as Chair of Ayurveda at young age of 31 years in a 53 years old university in Bali, Indonesia.
He has presented on Ayurveda at many national and international seminars with his research published in several papers and journals. He is passionate about teaching Ayurveda and is very popular among his students. He has taught and practiced Ayurveda in India and Indonesia. An avid speaker, he has delivered awareness classes on Ayurveda diet and life style on various platforms.
Since 2014 he is at wonderful island of Bali, consulting and teaching Ayurveda. He is working on introducing Ayurveda education and clinical practice in Bali, Indonesia. He is integrating the Ayurveda and the knowledge of ancient Balinese healing “Usada Bali”. With vast clinical experience spreading across clients from various countries he is one of the most insightful practitioner and teacher. He is a perfect combination of authentic knowledge and practical wisdom of Ayurveda and yoga. He consults his clients with traditional Ayurveda principles along with modern scientific approach.
He guides his clients with diet and lifestyle changes, pranayama, meditations, and therapeutic yoga. He also prescribes Ayurveda herbal medicines and Ayurveda treatments if required. All aimed at physical as well as psychological wellbeing of the clients. His passion to help people, easy approach, gentle nature, dedication to the holistic practices and Ayurveda medicines makes him well respected among his students and patients.