Yoga is about union. The International Yoga Festival brings together teachers and students, introduces attendees, new or experienced, to the beauty of yoga and to take their practice to a new level.
In 2015 and 2016, we brought world renowned Yoga Masters from all over the world to Vancouver; Nirmala Raniga, founder of Chopra Addiction and Wellness Centre, Naseem Gulamhusein, Program Coordinator and Teacher Trainer of Langara YTT program, Yogacharini Maitreiyi, Yoga Expert and was on the advisory board of World Yoga Council in 2006 and Sri Venu, a Canadian-born Abonaki First Nation and French Ancestry who has since practiced Yoga since 1971. Sri Venu founded the Vancouver Sivananda Centre and teaches traditional East Indian Hatha Yoga, Meditation, Philosophy and Chanting.
In 2017, we will be inviting more Yoga and Ayuverda experts to further promote the wellness community in Vancouver.