Certified Teachers

Lydia Aytogmus

Lydia bows down with deepest gratitude…

Certified Teachers

Marina Ouchakova

Marina Ouchakova is an 800-hour Certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher. She took her first yoga class with David Life in 1996 in...

Certified Teachers

Jörg Buneru

Jörg is one of the first Jivamukti Yogateachers in Germany. In 2003 he joined the amazing TT with Sharonji and Davidji in...

Certified Teachers

Ganesh Das

Ganesh Das (Carlos Menjivar), a certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher, has studied and practiced yoga and meditation under Sharon...

Certified Teachers

Jutta Däschlein

Living in Munich I'm teaching at both Jivamukti Yoga Centers and work as the Program Director for the Jivamukti Yoga Teacher...

Certified Teachers

Patrizia Doeringer

Patrizia was born in Munich, Germany, she grew up in a musician's family, starting at a very early age to play the violin....

Certified Teachers

Tina Mundelsee

At a young age, Tina decided to break out of her safe home to explore what the world has to offer. Studying Languages,...

Certified Teachers

Danai Kougiouli

Danai, a former competitive runner, was first introduced to yoga in her teens, as a means of improving breathing, focus, and...

April, 2014


Inverted asanas are the most important of all the asanas for several reasons. Their positive effects are felt on many levels: physical, psychological and spiritual. Inversions help to bring the...


Into the Mouths of Babes: Reflections on our Jivamukti Vegan Education

by Jill Abelson

As our culture embraces marriage equality and gay rights, might we extend the same accord to animals?

Everything Else

Ever Feel Like No One is Listening to You? ... Learn The Art of Listening

by Manorama

I recently spoke with a friend who was quite upset about something. Rather than give her an answer to her difficulty, I decided to do what I call really listen.

Yoga Practice

Yoga and Low Back Pain - What the research shows

by Lori Zucker DPT

Can yoga help alleviate low back pain? The short answer is…YES!