Our teachers bring a wealth of experience and knowledge. They have devoted their lives and careers to sharing the benefits of Yoga and Meditation, and embody PranaShanti’s own spirit of continuous education.
Alaysha
Alaysha
November 18, 2023
After practicing yoga for over a decade I knew it was time to share with others. I am a 200-hour Hatha yoga instructor, and teach with a trauma informed approach. Classes place emp...
Alexis
Alexis
November 18, 2023
Alexis’ interest in yoga began in childhood through her parents. She began practicing regularly in university and completed her first 200 hour teacher training in 2010. Since then,...
Anastasiya
Anastasiya
July 23, 2022
Born in Ukraine and raised in Canada, Anastasiya is a 200HR RYT with a mission to bring healing through the power of Yoga and mindfulness to as many people as possible. Speciali...
Anathele
Anathele
March 22, 2021
Anathèle Zamor is a registered yoga teacher with yoga alliance international, and received her Hatha yoga 200 hours certification from PranaShanti Yoga studio in 2019. Since then, ...
Anne
Anne
January 22, 2021
Anne Wanda Tessier is an E-RYT 500 certified yoga teacher and trainer. Anne took a leave from her busy routine and set out to complete her RYT 200 hatha yoga teacher training i...
Bren
Bren
January 30, 2024
Bren’s mission is to help you advance your yoga practice, live in tune with the seasons, and experience the benefits of meditation (even if you don’t like to sit still!). In her cl...
Camila
Camila
November 18, 2023
Born in Mexico City, I started doing yoga when I was 14 years old after my mom introduced me to it. I recently completed the 200 Hours Hatha Yoga Teacher Training at PranaShanti...
Carmen – Manager
Carmen – Manager
November 6, 2023
Carmen has been working in the Fitness and Wellness Industry for 13 years. In addition, she has helped in organizing National/International Sporting Events as a Volunteer Coordinat...
Cassie
Cassie
July 23, 2022
Cassie Connor is a trauma-informed yoga therapist (qualifying) and teacher with a passion for meeting students where they're at. She has been practicing yoga since she was 13 years...
Catherine
Catherine
July 23, 2022
For Catherine, yoga is moving meditation that offers a pathway to self-knowledge and finding balance in mind and body, strength and flexibility, ease and effort. Although yoga is a...
Chantal
Chantal
January 22, 2021
Chantal is a Yoga Alliance-certified 500 hour therapeutic yoga teacher who understands yoga as a practice in awareness of and acceptance of our selves. She offers nourishing...
Christine
Christine
March 22, 2021
Christine's first traditional hatha yoga class, a practice based on ancient yogic teachings derived from the Sivananda Saraswati lineage was very transformational. Even though she ...
Debra
Debra
March 22, 2021
Debra has been practicing yoga regularly for over 15 years.  She started with prenatal yoga classes during her first pregnancy and continued to explore various styles of yoga inclu...
Eric
Eric
April 18, 2023
Eric's wellness journey began at a young age, when at his first Karate classes he learned about the benefits of meditation and physical exercise. This later led him to explore the ...
Gabrielle
Gabrielle
July 23, 2022
Gabrielle’s love for yoga, teaching it, sharing it, learning more about it and how to live a healthy and mindful life is matched by her affinity for her students. “Our students ...
Geneviève
Geneviève
September 26, 2022
Geneviève (she/her) studied nursing and took contemporary dance and gymnastics classes before venturing on her yoga journey. She loves anatomy and is a lifelong student always seek...
Gitanjali
Gitanjali
July 23, 2022
When guiding a class, Gitanjali integrates different aspects of yoga practice to create a balanced and harmonized practice for the spirit, mind and body. Experience Indian traditio...
Imad
Imad
October 13, 2022
Imad’s teaching focuses on breath work and guided body movement working closely with the mind. His goal is to help his students develop functional movements that help them improve ...
Jane
Jane
January 22, 2021
We all come to the mat for different reasons. No matter what yours is, ‘balance’ is at the heart of everything we do. We often forget to let go of that which we no longer need ...
Jason
Jason
January 10, 2023
Even in early childhood, Jason remembers having a deep, natural, and insatiable curiosity about the profound beauty and wonder of both the conventional and unconventional. His p...
Karen
Karen
November 21, 2022
Karen is a Kundalini Yoga Teacher with 200-hour certification and is working towards her 500-hour certification. Karen has practiced several types of yoga for many years enjoying t...
Kayla
Kayla
November 18, 2023
Through a spiritual and inclusive approach to teaching, Kayla aims to bring students from any background to the heart of true yoga and the peace within themselves. In her classes y...
Kethy
Kethy
January 22, 2021
Kethy (she/her) is a Cameroonian – Canadian 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher with a background in ashtanga and vinyasa hatha yoga. She teaches Slow Yoga Flows that are accessib...
Kim
Kim
January 22, 2021
Kim is a 200 hour certified yoga teacher and visual artist with a strong desire to unleash the creativity within her students. Believing that yoga and art are intrinsically lin...
Laura
Laura
January 22, 2021
Laura is a warm and welcoming 200 hour experienced yoga teacher. Although her sequences combine functional movements, traditional hatha postures and movements borrowed from oth...
Laurie
Laurie
January 22, 2021
Laurie was one of those who was unwillingly dragged to a class back in 1988, and Anne Pitman was her first teacher. She loved yoga from the start, though the journey to embraci...
Lindsay
Lindsay
November 18, 2023
Lindsay is a certified yoga and barre teacher who is dedicated to meeting people wherever they are on their wellness journey. Lindsay’s mission is to help folks feel grounded in th...
Lucie
Lucie
July 23, 2022
Lucie is a certified teacher in Hatha, Kundalini and Yin Yoga. She is now expanding her knowledge in the Kundalini Level 2 with the Pranashanti Yoga Centre and The Wellness Path Ce...
Maria H.
Maria H.
July 23, 2022
Maria is a 200hr PranaShanti trained Hatha Yoga Teacher. After teaching 3 to 4 fitness class a day on a regular basis, Maria was in search of a means to help balance out her ver...
Megan
Megan
October 5, 2022
Megan, E-RYT 500, is a highly respected yoga teacher and spiritual leader who has been guiding classes, trainings, and workshops for over fifteen years. She teaches Kundalini, viny...