Our Amazing Team

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Sequoia Henning

Sequoia’s life journey has been an ongoing evolvement of her spiritual development through the study and ongoing practice of yoga and healing. In her teenage years, Sequoia began to study esoteric knowledge secretly, by joining a regular study group on the topics of chakras, meditation and crystal healing. Her interest of yoga and sound healing branched out as she adventured on her first of many journeys to India at the fresh age of 21.

Guest Teachers

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Mao Uemura

Mao is Director of Auspicious Yoga and Ayurveda school in Japan and known as creator of Bhakti Flow Yoga.

Mao’s background is in classical Ballet for 20 years that brings her graceful Movement in Asana.


Tara Ester Kleij

Tara is a yogini in heart and soul! Her spiritual journey started when she was a little girl back in 1970 when her mother moved with her to India to live in a spiritual community called ‘Auroville’ where meditation and yoga where part of daily life!


Shir Sumesh

Music has been Shir’s main passion and occupation since childhood, playing the recorder and violin. Now, he shares his love of music and the divine consciousness through leading Kirtan sessions (chanting mantras).Shir is inspired by the healing power of magical sounds and uses this inspiration regularly in his teachings.


Ram Vakkalanka

Ram Vakkalanka is an internationally known Nada Yogi, Kirtan artist, Sanskrit expert, Yoga philosopher and Meditation instructor. Ram belongs to the spiritual lineage of Yogi Dattatreya and musical lineage of Ravi Shankar. Ram brings authenticity, humor and relevance to modern times to the ancient Yogic wisdom.


Jero Mangku Ketut Darsa

Jero comes from a family of holy priests and oversees the sacred garden temple of Beji where he presents prayers and offerings to the spirits and conducts ceremonies on specific days. Jero’s life is devoted to Spirit and he uses his connection with unseen energies to share the universe’s wisdom with all.