PEOPLE

ACHARYA RATHEESH MANI

Meet Ratheesh, yoga teacher, healer, above all, always in service. Indian by birth. Steeped in Ayurveda from day one.  Frequents Himalaya to hang out with the elders, receiving countless wisdom spoken and more often silently transmitted.

Ratheesh’s teaching and profound way of assisting student with kindness and respect touches people deeply.

Ratheesh says of himself that he is just a servant of the great customs and rituals who follows in the footprints of millions of yogis, and healers who walked upon the face of India.

ALEXANDRA BORN

Meet Alexandra. Mother of 2. Nature embracer. Lipstick lover. Happy laughter. Flower planter. Food lover. Yoga freak. 

Hometown : Korbach, Germany

Trainings : Jivamukti 800-hours, Karma Kids Yoga, New York: 50hrs Yoga for children, Sweden: 95hrs

ANNA GORDH HUMLESJö

Meet Anna. Dedicated human rights activist, believer in world peace in this life time, passionate zazen meditator and SUP yogi, Yogobe and saprema ambassador, dancer and vinyasa flow yogini, bachelor degree holder in Cognitive Neurocience and Psychological Coaching, contagious laugher, community spider, walk talker, peoples potential releaser.

Teacher training: Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga 200 hrs, Prana Vinyasa® 200 hrs with Shiva Rea, Yoga Trance Dance® with Shiva Rea, Mindfulness & Philosophy with Michael Stone 

ANNA HOLTER

Meet Anna. Dancer from Berlin, yogi since 1998, mantra singer, devoteed practitioner, actress, asana neat freak, proud mum and wife, film lover. Available for PT-yoga.

Hometown: Berlin, Germany

Teacher Training: 400 h Sivananda Yoga. Iyengar Yoga 200 h.

ANNIKA REHBäCK

Meet Annika. Annika began her yogic life through Ashtanga Vinyasa here in Stockholm and has since then been an eager and loving student of yoga.
What drives Annika's teaching and love for yoga is that the more she learn and discover, the more she realises there is to learn and discover. Yoga is a never ending journey that she is very passionate to share with others. Mother of 2. Lover of life and to spread love and kindness. The beauty of Stockholm and it's archipelago makes her heart beat. Humans and beings of all kind inspire her.

Hometown: Sthlm

 

 

MATEUSZ KRAWIEC

Meet Mateusz. Educated in law from University of Adam Mickiewicz in Poznań.
Former basketball player. Passionate aboout Contact Improvisation Dance. Performing in a past with Anima Dance Company. Years of Practicing ZaZen, Huna and own Study on Transpersonal Psychology. The Wim Hof Method. Kundalini Yoga foundation of my practice. Fascinated with every possibility that exists for the human body. Founder and Director of Yoga Village Festival

Hometown: Wrocław, Poland. 

Trainings: 500+ Hours Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training, Rocket Vinyasa Teacher Training

JOHAN BOHLIN

Meet Johan. Passionate about flow, authenticity, compassion, wisdom, happiness, joy, truth, kindness, oneness, unity and unconditional love. About openly seriously exploring life, growth and expansion in a curious and playful way. Through work and play, experiencing and sharing. Exploring the process of healing with the support of yoga, meditation, dance, shaking, breaking, energy work, breathwork, tantra and spiritual practices. Curious about finding and sharing more light and love in life through exploring, meeting and shining light on our shadows, darkness and fears. Honored about the opportunity to share and serve others in finding their truth and happiness. Surf lover.

Hometown: Byxelkrok, Öland

Trainings: RYT-500, Zuna Yoga Tantric Hatha Vinyasa 200h, Embodied Yin 50h , Embodied Flow Advanced Body, Mind, Expression 300h , Mindfulness and meditation teacher

 

JOSEFINE BENGTSSON

Meet Josefine. Lightworker, body explorer, true yogi at heart, world traveller, founder of Yogiakademin, passionate about teaching only what she has experienced for herself. Devoted practitioner, eager to making the world a better place one connection at a time, nature lover and stillness seeker.

Hometown: Halmstad

Teacher Training: Ashtanga with Sampoorna Yoga, India (200 h), Hatha with Raja Yoga, Sweden (100 h), BioDynamic Breath and trauma Release, Ayurvedic Yoga Massage, Vinyasa with Brahmani Yoga, India (300 h), Restorative with Brahmani Yoga, Yoga Alliance certification: RYT 500

JOSEPHIN JANSSON

Meet Josephin. Plantgirl. Inversion junkie. Lipstick lover. Spiritual goddess. Womens groups and rituals keeper. Netflix zapper. Multitasker. Bath obsessed. Closer of dance floors. Constantly hungry. Flow enthusiast.  

Hometown: Kolsva

Trainings: Bhakti, Super Soul Yoga 500-hour, Prenatal 100-hour, Assisting program 100-hour, PT-yoga 50-hour, Pranayama 50-hour, Certified doula.

JYOTI MA

Meet Jyoti Ma. Passionate about awakening, transformation and conscious evolution. Jyoti Ma is fascinated by the innate wisdom of the body. Jyoti Ma's yoga classes center around finding and building trust and sensitivity between the (seemingly serparate) conscious mind, breath and body, so that that wisdom may be accessed and embodied. Finding structure and inspiration in the classical texts, she found rest in the commitment to yoga practice as a tool of Self-Realization. When we practice together magic happens, in devotion and sincerity. When we breath and move together we build COMMUNity. Jyoti Ma's flow classes are soft, yet powerful and dynamic. Relax classes are most often a blissful guided meditation with sound medicine in restorative fashion.

Inspirations from nature, sisterhood, mountains, sound and music. In awe with creation and the grace of Ganesha. Guided by the wisdom of OSHO, Master Dhyan Vimal and the infinite blessings of the Great Sages of South India. 

Hometown: Austin, Texas

Teaching: Morning Flow, Slow Flow, Flow & Relax Yoga.

Yoga TTs: Vinyasa Flow with Brahmani Yoga 370hr, Hatha with Raja Yogi 100hrs. 

Jyoti Ma also offers PT-yoga and sessions in IntuitiveSound Massage at Urban OM.

KARIN ÅHGREN

Meet Karin. Animal lover and defender. Zingy, energetic soul. Rhythm loving. Dance enthusiastic. Love practitioning. Veggie craving. Yoga devoted. Peace searching, bundle of joy. Mesmerised by clear night skies. Full-on lyric nerd. Childishly fascinated of all there is to learn. She will probably start moving her feet to any beat that comes on, and she will always love for you to join!

Trainings: 400 hours Yoga Alliance Registered YTT 

LENI PHILIP

Meet Leni. Yogic path peace warrior, awareness increaser, fascia nerd, devoted balancer of the yin and yang, lover of all the elements, bodily truth seeker, lover of stillness, peoples person, music digger.

Teacher Training: Yoga Therapy Teacher Training, Urban OM

MARTINA CEDERQVIST

Meet Martina. Old dancer. Devoted yogi. Lover of alignment and sequencing. Body awareness and tantra. Hip Hop fan. Playlist maker, 2nd home - California. Singer and writer. Massage Therapist. 

Hometown: Visby, Sweden

Trainings: Yogaworks 500h RYT, Restorative 25 h, Adjustments 25 h, Mentorship Training- Caroline Westling 100 h, Studies with Maty Ezraty, Chuck Miller, Carrie Owerko etc 100 h+

PETRA KALLA

Meet Petra. Certified physiotherapist and with experience of working with stress-related illness and long term pain. Her yoga therapy work also focuses on musculoskeletal related pains. Guides creative, therapeutic Hatha influenced yoga with a humble aspiration to inspire self acceptance, self love and true health. Loves seeing yogic empiricism meeting modern science. 

Trainings: 1000+ hours of Yoga teacher trainings and studies Advaita Vedanta in the Swami Dayananda Saraswati lineage. Certified Yoga Therapist with IAYT

Petra also offers Yoga Therapy one-on-one sessions. Visit http://www.sacredspine.se for bookings and more information. 

SOFIA ELMSTRÖM

 

Meet Sofia: Devotee of Reality and Truth. Yogini since1997. Grateful to all traditions and teachers she met. Inquiring in to what life is as a human being on earth. Always curious. Very comfortable in the great unknown. Mother of 2. Follower of the path of the Goddess. Sister circles. Proud wife of Bengt. Doula and worshipper of the uterus! Studying biodynamic craniosacral therapy.

Hometown: Stockholm 

Trainings: Ishta, Ashtanga, Iyengar, Kundalini, Yin, Restorative, Meditation, Mantra, pre-and post-natal yoga

 

SOPHIA GöTH

Meet Sophia, Amar Dev Kaur. Medicine woman. Magic hands. Mul Mantra fan. Recreation garden landscaper. Horse admirer and High Mountain Summits lover. Vogue Cover Girl. 5th Element check in attendant. Holy mother of four. World traveler. Sharing Kundaliniyoga-Bliss. 

Hometown Bromma, Sweden

Trainings: KRI Certified Practitioner of Kundalini Yoga 520 h, 21 stages of Meditation, Gong Therapy Training, Massage Therapist (2003), 1080MAP™, Movement Treatment specialist

SUDHEESH

Meet Sudhessh. Raised in yoga and tradition in Kerala. Warm humour. His classes can be perceived as "slightly" challenging, he encourages and guides yogis to pay attention to alignments. He generally keep the focus more on the asana practice of yoga.

Hometown: Kerala, India

Teacher training: Yoga Siromani, Teacher of Yoga (TTC). Ashtanga Yoga TTC (300 h). Senior Teacher of Yoga (YTTC)

http://www.ayurvedam.se/om-sudheesh/

TRISHUL

Meet Trishul. Countryside resident, slightly aussie, proud mother of Siddharta, runner, mantra chanter, wisdom in a small package, lover of bright coloured clothing, loved and loving partner, yogi at heart and soul, strong coffee drinker.

Hometown: Australia

Teacher Training: Yoga Alliance: RYT 500. Sivananda Teacher Training. Pre-natal (incl Nidra), Post-natal. Yoga Therapy Teacher Training, 2012- 2014 Urban Om 

VICTORIA CARP

Meet Victoria. Wildchild. Mover. Cat lady. Beach stroller. Hair dye addict. Inverter. Mazarin eater. Coffee in the morning or else I die-er, introvert with a kazaam, welcomer of challenges and forever and ever: student.

Hometown: Gislaved

Trainings: 250 hr Ashtanga- and Yinyoga TT, 200 hr Hathayoga/Vinyasa krama, 50 hr Adjustments in the ashtanga intermediate series. 
 

MARTINA TÖRNVALL

Meet Martina. Mantra singing kundalini yogini. Passionate about sharing her yoga. Nature buff since birth. Environmental lawyer who grew up in the countryside riding horses. Passionate about health on all levels. 

Yoga Teacher Training: 200 hr Ashtanga Vinayasa Flow. 120 hr Radiant Body Yoga with Kia Miller. Level 1 Kundaliniyoga Teach Training with Stockholm Kundaliniyoga Center

MOA GUSTAVSSON

Meet Moa. Playful, Fun-loving, Warmhearted, Happy Nurse and Yogini. Loving the body and its functions. Strong believer that the body and mind can accomplish wonders. Moa has a caring and humble way of teaching. Traveler by heart. She holds a passion for India, traditional yoga and yoga philosophy. Always a student. New mama home with her beautiful baby boy.

Hometown Stockholm

Teacher training: Ashtanga Vinyasa Flow Yoga 200h. Ashtanga Yoga, Adjustments and Myofascial Release 300h
 

 

NOAH MCKENNA

Meet Noah practicing Yoga since 1989. His interest in complementary medicine led to completing Chiropractic studies in 2002, after which he was mainly based in India for 15 years working as a yoga therapist and training yoga teachers. Certified IAYT Yoga Therapist and YA ERYT-500 Teacher Trainer who values experience over credentials and intention over motivation.

GISELLE MARI

Meet Giselle an Advanced Certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher and E-RYT 500, introduced to yoga in the early 90’s, featured on yogaglo.com, Giselle offers tools to comfortably lead Jivamukti inspired Strong Flow Yoga classes, focusing on guiding asana and pranayama teaching techniques, teaching methodology, hands on assisting and practicum as well as the study and chanting of yogic scriptures.

JENNY AURTHUR

Meet Jenny practicing yoga since twenty years in Los Angeles. She’s since studied with some of the most incredible teachers working today - Maty Ezraty (founder of YogaWorks), Lisa Walford, Seane Corn, and Carrie Owerko and has taught yoga to thousands of students and conducted trainings all over world as a senior Yoga Works teacher trainer.

SATYADEV BARMAN

Meet Satyadev musician from Kolkata, India, raised in an environment of rich Indian spiritual tradition, Satyadev’s mission is to revive and spread awareness of the ancient Sanskrit mantras. Satyadev carries in his heart a deep understanding of the Vedic and Yogic traditions and through joyful satsangs & kirtans he shares the key to integrating the sacred mantras and Vedic teachings in everyday life.

A HEARTFUL COMMUNITY OF MOVERS, SHAKERS AND CHANGEMAKERS WHO VALUE LOVE, TOGETHERNESS AND TRUTH