Anita began her studies in yoga in 1999. In 2001, she became certified to teach hatha yoga in the Shambhava Yoga tradition. Since that time, she has become a Certified Shambhava Meditation Instructor and continues to practice and study meditation, yoga philosophy and hatha yoga in the Shambhava tradition. She has also had the privilege of learning from senior teachers of the Ashtanga, Viniyoga, and Anusara traditions of hatha yoga. Anita is an experienced psychotherapist, student of Ayurveda, and mother. Her teaching style reflects her keen interest in how the ancient practices of yoga can help us to create emotional, mental, and physical balance, as well as spiritual transformation.
Jana has been a Registered Yoga Teacher since 2001 when she completed her training at the Shambhava School of Yoga near Boulder, Colorado. She finds great joy in teaching yoga to beginners, and is gifted in making the practice of yoga accessible to a wide range of students. Jana loves photography and cooking, and offers self-renewal groups for mothers as a Personal Renewal Group (PRG) facilitator.
Austin Big Heart Yoga is a Shambhava Yoga™ affiliate center, part of the extended family of Shambhava Yoga. We are committed to the practice of Shambhava Yoga and have been given the blessing of Sri Shambhavananda to share these authentic teachings with you. When you connect with a Shambhava Yoga affiliate center, you are tapping into a reservoir of spiritual energy and a vibrant community of practitioners that can serve you along the path of your growth.
Rishi Maha Mandaleshwar Sri Shambhavananda is the founder of Shambhava Yoga™. Known affectionately to his students as “Babaji,” he has devoted his life to serving those who seek inner change through the ancient disciplines of yoga.
Sri Shambhavananda has nourished the growth of devoted students across the world for over forty years. He has founded three thriving ashrams, published two books, and inspired the development of numerous Shambhava Yoga centers. He welcomes you to come visit the sacred spaces he has created, learn about the practices of Shambhava Yoga, and discover how to lead a life of conscious growth.