Our team of master yogis and yoginis 


Photo Credit:  Peter Hellberg

Photo Credit: Peter Hellberg

Lakita

Is a very sensitive and thoughtful certified  hatha yoga instructor with a penchant for just making you feel relaxed and at home in her daily teachings.  She has over 2000 Yoga teaching hours and her mindfulness about details makes every student feel that the class was just for them.  Her knowledge of  yoga is in depth and covers everything from kirtan (chanting), asanas (postures), ayurveda (health sciences) and vedanta (philosophy).  Lakita is a master yogini and  master chef and cares about the overall health of all of humanity.  At ashrams and Centers throughout the world she has lead group and private meditation classes, conducted talks on yoga philosophy including the 4 Paths and 5 Points of Yoga and has lead workshops on raw food preparation and raw food chef training courses. 

Lakita developed hatha yoga classes for people with special needs such as limited mobility, injury recovery, depression, pain management, and breathing difficulties.  She also heads our Golden Yoga classes, Yoga during pregnancy courses and cooking and food prep courses.


Photo Credit:  Mitya Ku

Photo Credit: Mitya Ku

Murali

Is the quintessential Yoga instructor.  With over 2000 teaching hours in yoga.  Murali's background as a dancer, choreographer and dance and movement instructor has given him additional essential insight into the human anatomy and the flow of energy.  He is encouraging and is a strong proponent of a disciplined lifestyle and regularity in ones yogic sadhana (intense spiritual practice) in all walks.  His humor and optimistic outlook on life helps his students to concentrate on their practice and forget all of their worries in life.  Murali has been involved with the Sivananda organization and the teachings of H.H. Swami Sivananda and his disciple Swami Vishnudevananda for 18 years.  He trained in India where he continued to study and teach after his training.  He has taught the Sivananda style of yoga extensively for many years.  His warmth, depth and understanding, simply put,  helps you to get it.       


Photo Credit:  dimnikolov

Photo Credit: dimnikolov

Guest teachers and lecturers 

We have a wonderful group of guest teachers and lecturers that visit us at Divine Life Yoga Society from all over the world.  They come from a multitude of backgrounds and share their expertise on everything from Bhagavad Gita, Meditation, Advanced Hatha Yoga, Yoga Vashistha, the Upanisads, and more....see our EVENTS page for more detail and upcoming guest lecturers and Yoga teachers.