Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (500h).
Hanna first discovered yoga in 2001 during a burn-out after many years of corporate career in the automotive industry and management consulting.
She personally experienced the amazing healing and transformation that yoga can bring on all levels, and wanted to share what she had learned. Hanna became a Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (500h) at Shri Yogi Hari’s ashram in 2008, and has continued to study with Shri Yogi Hari as well as other renowned teachers including Aadil Palkhivala, Max Strom, Tias Little and Judith Hanson Lasater.
Hanna is co-founder of the Sampoorna Yoga Studio in Brussels. She is originally from Finland and now lives in Leuven. She also works as a leadership trainer and facilitator, sometimes integrating yoga tools in business challenges.
Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (E-RYT500) Eknath grew up in a vegetarian family, where nature and the respect for all beings was the daily theme song. In his teen years he got interested in yogic breathing techniques while practicing the saxophone. During his long career as a professional musician (a.k.a. Erwin Vann), Eknath practiced Tai Chi, Aïkido, Hatha Yoga, Chi Kung and meditation. He started practicing yoga regularly 1994. In 2008 – 2009, he participated in the 500h Sampoorna Yoga Teacher Training at Shri Yogi Hari’s Ashram in Florida. Eknath has been teaching weekly classes and workshops since then. He is co-founder of the Sampoorna Yoga Studio in Brussels. Furthermore, Eknath studied yoga for children with Marsha Wenig of YogaKids® (2010) and explores Yin Yoga and anatomy with Paul Grilley since 2011. He continues to visit his guru Shri Yogi Hari several times per year to deepen his personal practice and experience the fullness of Sampoorna Yoga.
Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (500h) As a professional musician, Ramdas discovered yoga through music without even knowing it, just by being touched by the soothing presence of his then music teacher. Finding out that he was also a great yoga teacher, he started taking lessons with him at the Sampoorna Yoga Studio in Brussels. Due to regular yoga practice, so many changes occurred in his personal and professional life. Day by day, Ramdas discovered another possible world: peaceful, sincere, full of life, colors and love. He then decides to go deeper and to take part in the Sampoorna Yoga Teacher
Training(200h) with Shri Yogi Hari during the summer of 2013. More involved in his practice than ever, he’s very much looking forward to share this growing yoga passion with everyone who crosses his path.
Having practiced several styles of yoga since 2007, Ambika found the Sivananda teachings to correspond perfectly with her own life philosophy. She has completed the Sivananda Teachers Training (200hrs) in Canada, plus many hours of teacher trainings in Yin/Yang yoga, Yin yoga, prenatal & postpartum yoga and accessible yoga.
Ambika has been teaching yoga since 2010. She is happy and humbled to share the knowledge her teachers have given her and strives to share yoga with everyone wishing to embark on their yoga journey. Ambika holds a health coach degree, is a vegan and works for EVA and the V-Label, non-profit organisations for a plant-based lifestyle. Ambika is originally from Amsterdam, but feels like a world citizen having lived in France and Brazil before landing in Brussels 2 decades ago.
Certified teacher in Hatha Yoga, Children’s Yoga, Prenatal-Postpartum, Yoga as Medicine level I, and Restorative yoga.
Irene started practicing yoga in 2009 while working as a researcher in biology. Yoga was a revelation to her, since the first time on the mat she felt the direct and extraordinary connection between the body and the mental state.
In 2012, during a turbulent period of her life, she decided to deepen her practice of yoga and attended her first teacher training, Yogalife. Since then her personal and professional life have changed.
Yoga and meditation are helping Irene to be fully present to what life offers, accepting and letting go what she cannot control. Now she brings with great joy the teaching that she received from many teachers while continuing to grow her knowledge with leading teachers around the world.
Marleen started practicing yoga as a teenager. In search of more balance in daily life she integrates the many aspects of yoga as a way of living. Convinced by experience that yoga can be a magnificent tool to go deeper in (self)knowledge she did her first teacher training with Yoga Hari in 2013 and she went to his ashram in Florida in the following years for Nada yoga and the advanced teacher training.
About 20 years ago Marleen started learning Shiatsu, today she gives individual treatments. The energetical body system of meridians and the combination of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) merge beautifully together with the yoga practice.
Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (200h), Yin Yoga Instructor (Joe Barnett TTC), Yin Yoga 100h TTC (Dace Osleja – Mandala of Life), Yoga Nidra teacher(Chitra Sukhu TTC)
Virginie started following Hatha yoga classes in 2012 because of a specific health situation. This experience was life-changing for her as she discovered how powerful Yoga is to reconnect with her inner self, body and soul. Since then she has been practicing regularly hatha and Vinyasa. In 2016, she got to know Yin Yoga and Sivananda & Sampoorna yoga.
She enjoys nature, animals, travelling and applying Yoga principles in her day-to-day life and job.
Certified Sampoorna Yoga Teacher (200 hours) and Yin Yoga Instructor (50 hours).
Sara started her yoga path in 2010 at Sampoorna Yoga Studio and through the practice and everyday discovery, she found a new opening in her body-mind. Sara has been experiencing different yoga styles and decided to embrace also the teaching path.
Sara considers that “Yoga is everything” and lives according to the conviction that the practice and the positive mind applied in our day lives produces happiness and deep transformation. Grateful for her life path, Sara brings her yoga also into her artistic path, considering art as another beautiful manifestation of the Divine.