Teachers

  • Akasha Ellis

    Akasha began his yoga studies as a boy before he knew how to give it a label. Probably his first initiation was watching Star Wars and dreaming of being a Jedi knight.
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  • Atma Dharam

    Brian Halterman (Atma Dharam) began a practice of yoga and meditation in 1989 and has been teaching Kundalini yoga since 2009.
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  • Heather Sullivan

    Heather first came to Birmingham Yoga in 2014 where she was introduced to Ashtanga Yoga. She immediately fell in love with the practice and began to heal her body and mind through a daily practice.
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  • Katie McIntyre

    Katie began her yoga practice in 2016 at Birmingham Yoga. After a few years of poorly balancing graduate school and her personal life she needed something to keep her going. Shannon Hancock brought her to the studio and put her in Mysore with Heather Sullivan. She hasn’t looked back since. Ashtanga taught her the balance
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  • Kerry Wingo

    Kewal Nam Wingo, began exploring the practice of yoga in 1998 in an effort to heal her hip
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  • Kris Saab

    Kris took her first yoga class at a small town gym in Columbiana, AL. No one in the class had a yoga mat or even knew what yoga was. Akasha Ellis instructed the class through
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  • Leucas Miller

    Leucas moved from California to Birmingham in 2015 for a PhD program in Biology at UAB. He found his practice at Birmingham Yoga shortly after moving here and has found ongoing healing
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  • Mimi Chambers

    In 2014, Mimi was introduced to Ashtanga yoga and remembers thinking, “I’m home”. She completed her 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Instructor Certification in 2016 at Birmingham Yoga with Akasha Ellis. In addition, she has had the great pleasure of participating in workshops taught by David Swenson, Kino McGregor, Tim Feldman and Terri Sellers.  Mimi has
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