Swami Pujan reached self-realization through the studying of the Upanishads and Vedanta with the help of his teacher, James Swartz, after many, many years being involved in Theavana and Mahayana Buddhism. He was a trained psychologist so his teachings bring in the western psychological angle. His wish is to bring the complex teachings of the Upanishads and the Yoga Sutras to a western audience that is relevant to their lives.
She began teaching yoga in 1997 and was fortunate to do workshops with, and be guided by some of the great yogis of our time: BKS Iyengar, Pattabhi Jois, TKV Desikachar, and AG Mohan. Betty has completed several yoga teacher training courses, two Pilates, and numerous workshops. She also is also a qualified Laughter yoga teacher. Over the past two decades, Betty has taught yoga everywhere from shalas in rural India to mega-gyms in Sydney’s CBD.
Dr. Vivi Kadarusman (E-RYT 500) has dedicated herself to the practice, study, and teaching of yoga since discovering its joys and benefits in 2007. She has a deep understanding of body alignment and the effects of yoga on the body systems as she earned her M.D. from Maranatha University Bandung in 2005. Forever a student she loves to explore various self-inquiry modalities and yoga lineages, including hypnotherapy, Anusara, Yin, Prenatal, Jivamukti and yoga for kids. Vivi's main goal as a teacher is to facilitate the profundity of the embodiment.
Yoga Alliance E-RYT 500 (Yoga)