All Bali Yoga & Wellness Yoga teachers are certified (as recognized by Yoga Alliance) and from international backgrounds, specializing in various yoga styles. Classes may be taught in English, French, German, Indonesian or Japanese.
Beate “Billy” McLatchie
Beate “Billy” McLatchie is originally from Austria but Asian in her soul and lives in Bali since 1992. After obtaining an international business degree and many years in politics, hospitality industry and real estate, she devoted her life wholeheartedly to yoga, running her yoga & wellness company and teaching full time yoga, pranayama and meditation.
Beate has received two international yoga teaching certifications with Yoga Alliance: through the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center in Neyar Dam, Kerala, South India and through Vibrant Living Yoga in Bali.
She has joined two further Teacher Training Intensives: Fluid Power with Shiva Rea and an Iyengar Intensive with Aadil Palkhivala. Beate also studied with Sharon Gannon and David Life from Jivamukti Yoga.
Besides her full time yoga & wellness studies and teachings and further education in yoga therapy, her interests lie with languages, especially ancient ones, holistic healing therapies and wholesome nutrition wrapped with a passion for architecture and interior design
Hiroshi Funakoshi moved to Bali in June 2006 and shares Beate’s passion for cacao.
He teaches yoga in Japanese and English.
His background includes the cultivation of the Yogic, Martial and Living Arts.His intention in every yoga session is to create a safe and supportive environment to evoke the inherent powers and wisdom of each individual yoga student.
He finished two international yoga teacher trainings, ISHTA Yoga and Vibrant Living Yoga, and training with top yoga professionals.
He is also one of the Japanese top yoga promoters, and is the director of a yoga non-profit organization in Japan.
He obtained his M.S. in 2000. Since 2001, he shttp://www.baliyogawellness.comstill active in the internet business.
He is an Experienced Resisted Yoga Teacher(E-RYT) from Yoga Alliance.
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Pradnya began her journey at the age of 6, when she began her life long study of classic Balinese dance. Her passion for dance then expanded to Modern Javanese, Balinese style as well as in to Contemporary Western & Latin dance. This eventually led Pradnya into Yoga & she has since immersed herself in training throughout Bali & India.
Teaching in Bali, Malaysia and Thailand. She is Yoga Alliance 500++ hours certified Yoga Teacher with Yoga Arts. Has 100++ certification with Sivananda Ashram, Rishikesh India, 30 hours Yin Yoga instructor certification by Denise Payne (One Song Yoga).
Studying Advance Yoga Asana & Philosophy with Jani Jaatenan (Gokul Yoga). Learning spiritual healing from her eldest brother, some universal gurus And holds numerous Spa Therapist, Yoga Therapist, Aromatherapy and Dancing certification.
She can teach Hatha Yoga, Astanga Vinyasa, Yin, Pranayama, Meditation. She continues to immerse herself in her own yoga practice as much as dedicating her time to healings & Aromatherapy
Wayan Marcus Wistika is Balinese and was born in Tabanan in 1972.
His yogic journey started 10 years ago when he worked at a Yoga and Meditation retreat in his village in Tabanan. Wayan was in charge of all guest activities at the retreat. He met several yoga teachers at the retreat who inspired him to do more Yoga.
Wayan taught at the retreat for about 3 years.
In 2001 he was given the chance to join a raw-food yoga seminar with an American group for two weeks in the Northern part of Bali. From then on, he kept teaching at the retreat until The GHM Management, which operates contemporary luxury hotels in Kuta and Ubud, hired him in 2003 to teach their guests daily until today.
In 2006 Wayan attended the Vibrant Living Yoga Teacher Training in Ubud, Bali where he was instructed by several international yoga teachers in different styles.
Putu Dwijendra was born in Klungkung in the East region of Bali.
After working on a cruise ship for six years that had taken him all around the world, he devoted his life to yoga, meditation and spirituality – something he has been interested in since childhood and even practiced it while on board.
He realized that for him happiness can only be found when practicing yoga and meditation continuously. He decided to take a new path in his life and became a Yoga and Meditation Teacher.
Putu received an International Yoga Teacher Certificate from The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center in Neyar Dam, Kerala, South India.
He is very happy to join Bali Yoga & Wellness and also teaches yoga and meditation in some of the resorts in Nusa Dua, Seminyak, and Sanur. Putu has a strong desire to promote Bali to be known as a Yoga & Meditation Destination and only for its culture.
I Ketut Aryantha
He was born in Balinese Culture and in hic Yogic family. He enjoys learning Yoga from great teachers with lovely brothers and sisters, Kadek Pradnyawati.
He loves to communicate with people and get to know new interesting individuals because everyone are unique. He is happy to share energies and supports people by teaching Yoga in Indonesian and English.
Wayan Agus Satya
He’s been practicing meditation from young age and learned many technic from many guru / teacher in Bali. He also learned healing through to practice pranayama, inner power, kundalini, reiki and qigong-taichi.
And then He recieved Raja Yoga Asana certificate from Hindu University of Denpasar when he studied Hindu Philosophy and Ayurvedic for 4 years. At the same time, He’s been teaching yoga (hatha, vinyasha, kundalini, ashtanga), meditation and healing in ashram, yoga studio, hotels and villas around Nusa dua, Sanur, Kuta, Ubud untill now.
All of the experiences inspired me to develop a yoga style, which is a powerful yoga combination of prana vinyasha flow, pranayama, kundalini, nidra and reiki; it can be used improve our flexibility, strength and inner-energy. They are very effective for self-healing, self-controling, increasing awareness, calming the mind and eliminate stress. These combination will adapt to your energy and body level.
He lives in Umahanyar-Mambal, small village alongside Ayung river.
She is from Sumatra, has been practicing yoga for over then 10 years. She completed my 200 hours course 3 years ago and since then starting yoga teaching carrier to this present. She also able to teach Tai chi for 24 and 42 forms. She is living in Jimbaran near Nusa dua.
THE HEALING PRACTITIONER
Joko Tri.L. is originally from Solo, Java , has studied inner martial arts and energy movements with many different masters and is active in natural healing arts since 15 years.
When Joko finished the acupuncture and traditional medicine course in 1999 in Java, he moved to Bali to practice as a personal healing practitioner, massage therapist and natural treatment trainer with his work focusing on acupressure, acupuncture, reflexology, Reiki, chakra & body rebalancing, energy flow facilitation and traditional herbal medicine.
Joko received his government certificate in 2004 and has now trained his own massage team to spread his deep healing and massage knowledge.
His brother Toto follows right in his foot steps using the same technique.
Toto has been learning and practicing traditional therapy since he is 15 years old, even while he was still studying at high school.
In 2004 he finished his studies in acupuncture, acupressure, healing massage and traditional Indonesian medicine in the Kita Sehat Natural Therapy Clinic in Denpasar, Bali, whose owner is his brother Joko, a renown a traditional medicine therapist.
In 2005, Toto finished an additional private course in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in Solo, Central Java. Until today he is actively participating in natural therapy seminars to extend his knowledge and studies.
All the Bali Yoga & Wellness masseurs have been trained to highest standards by Joko Tri.L.