Yoga Teachers

Sannyasi Pragyadhara


Sannyasi Pragyadhara “Yogic knowledge and wisdom are activated when you fully integrate and ‘live' yoga". Sannyasi Pragyadhara is a passionate and focused teacher who has been practicing Satyananda Yoga for 15 years and [...]

Shailendra Singh Negi

Our guest teacher, Shailendra Singh Negi, was born in Rishikesh, India, on the banks of the holy river Ganga at the foot of the Himalayas. Although Shailendra progressed through the modern education system and [...]

Leza Schwab

Leza Schwab Leza is a yoga teacher and yoga therapist based in Auckland, New Zealand. As an experienced practitioner of yoga Leza encourages her students to explore and interact with the potential of [...]

Swami Karma Karuna

Swami Karma Karuna Swami Karma Karuna is a founding member and director of Anahata Yoga Retreat, New Zealand, and a dedicated, intuitive yoga teacher with more than 25 years of experience. From an [...]

Felicity Molloy

Felicity Molloy Felicity is an experienced yoga teacher, dancer and well-being fitness educator of 25 years. Felicity is one of New Zealand’s most experienced Yoga teachers, educators in natural therapies and well-being fitness [...]

Rakshakaridevi Tilakasuta

Rakshakaridevi Tilakasuta Rakshakaridevi Tilakasuta is a yogini that lives between New Zealand, India and Europe to share Vedic Dharma and the teachings of Advaita Vedanta, Yoga, Meditation and Tantra received at the feet of [...]

Utkarsh Sanjanwala

Utkarsh Sanjanwala is an experienced Yoga Master from India and a direct disciple of Swami Vidyanand. Utkarsh brought the teachings of Transformational Yoga - a practice founded on the philosophy of The Mother

Brendon Sakey

Brendon Sakey  Brendon is an accredited yoga teacher and completed his Diploma in Yoga Studies through Mangrove Yoga Ashram in Australia.  He practices and teaches a traditional and integrated form of yoga while [...]

Stephanie Nelson

Stephanie Nelson Stephanie Nelson is originally from rural New England, northeastern USA. She first started practicing yoga in NYC in the mid nineties while taking a break from her graduate studies, exploring several [...]

Liana Yew

Liana Yew is a yoga teacher, dancer and mum. She was introduced to Yoga while completing her degree in contemporary dance in Unitec's performing arts programme. Liana's dance career spans over 18 years and has led her to regularly practice

Sharon Lightfoot

Sharon Lightfoot I am a passionate body/mind educator with an eagle eye for structural and energetic alignment. My Yoga practice is deeply rooted in the foundations of Patanjali's Sutras and non-dual philosophy as [...]

Sannyasi Yogasarita

Sannyasi Yogasarita Sannyasi Yogasarita trained at the Satyananda Yoga Academy in Australia, and has been teaching for the past eight years in the community and more recently from a tranquil studio in the Waitakere [...]

Bodhini Yan

Bodhini Yan Yoga is medicine for the mind, body and soul..... a daily dose unveils the wellness, love, joy and bliss that is inside all of us. The seed of yoga is planted in [...]

Chaitanya Deva

Chaitanya Deva Chaitanya Deva E-RYT 500, YACEP, Dip Therapeutic Massage Chaitanya vividly remembers the first full moon of 1995, he was mid-way through a six-month pilgrimage in Poona, India. Chai was already dedicated [...]

Ashoka Tilakasuta

Ashoka Tilakasuta Ashoka Tilakasuta is personal student of the Venerable Master Swami Shankaratilaka, Rector of the Vaidika Pratisthanam – Orthodox Yoga School of the Saraswati Order – lineage of Adi Shankaracharya. Ashoka showed [...]

Swami Sankalpananda Saraswati

Swami Sankalpananda Saraswati Swami Sankalpananda Saraswati  (Wendy Vermeulen) is an internationally qualified Yoga and Pilates instructor, personal trainer and life coach with almost 30 years experience in wellness, fitness and mindfulness training. Sankalpananda [...]