Summer Yoga Retreat June 30th - July 27th 2018
Astanga Yoga School Helsinki & Lomavalkama Kustavi proudly presents!
Versatile Program & Competent Teaching | Get inspired, focused and mindful with the Practice!
Local and Natural, Nutritious and Tasty | Energize and balance your Body, Breath and Mind!
Unique nature & sauna
Beautiful and refreshing Archipelago | Experience the Power of Silence in Finland!
Every week Extra workshop | Indian Dance, Yoga Therapy or Yin Yoga!
Petri founded the Ashtanga Yoga School of Helsinki together with Juha Javanainen in 1997. Petri started practicing ashtanga in 1988 and started teaching it 1990. Petri was authorized to teach ashtanga yoga by Pattabhi Jois in 1991. Petri Räisänen (born August 13, 1967) is internationally known and respected Ashtanga Yoga teacher. Petri started practicing Ashtanga Yoga in 1989 and teaching in 1990. He is a devoted student of his Guru, Sri K. Pattabhi Jois (1915-2009), and was authorized to teach Astanga Yoga in 2001 by Guruji. Petri is careful to pass on his Guru's exact teachings. Petri is co-owner and…
Juha founded the Ashtanga Yoga School of Helsinki together with Petri Räisänen in 1997. Juha started practicing ashtanga in 1989 and started teaching it 1991. Juha was authorized to teach ashtanga yoga by Pattabhi Jois in 1991.
Marke is a long term teacher at the Ashtanga Yoga School of Helsinki. Marke started practicing ashtanga in 1997 and started teaching 1999. Marke is currently teaching the early morning Mysore classes and some evening Mysore and led classes.
I have a daily yoga practice in both Yin Yoga and Astanga Yoga. The combination of these two styles of yoga works for me very well; it keeps me in balance. On my yoga path I have already learned so much about Yoga and Yoga has additionally taught me so much, that for me there is nothing more beautiful than exist to share yoga with others. As a yoga teacher, I wish to bring Yoga accessible to a wide audience. My intention is to show in my yoga classes that Yoga does not need to be woolly and pompous, but…
Every week visiting teachers and different topics: First week: Marko Mikkilä - Yoga Philosophy, Ilona Kolachana - Indian Dance, and Anouk Hummel - evening meditation. Second week: Riku Järvinen - Samatha Vipashyana meditation, and Anouk Hummel - Yin Yoga. Third week: Meri Tiitola - mantras, chanting, evening meditation, and Anouk Hummel - Yoga Therapy. Fourth week: Charlie & Alice Taylor-Rugman - Practical yoga, and Anouk Hummel - Yin Yoga and meditation.