Teacher Bio – Luiz Veiga


Luiz VeigaLuiz Veiga believes in a practice which takes us back to the basics of yoga: simplicity and attention to detail. Spending three and a half years in Mysore studying with Pattabhi Jois and his grandson Sharath Jois was a pivotal experience in the development of Luiz’s personal practice. He was touched by the practice of Ashtanga in such a way that it became a part of his being and shaped the way he sees life.

His particular interpretation of the practice with an analogy of life itself, and over the last 11 years he has helped many students to deal with challenges in life with a more positive approach, with acceptance and presence. As a consequence, his students report that the practice helps to create a clearer sense of purpose and direction in life.

Luiz Veiga teaches Ashtanga Led classes, Mysore style and Yin to all levels of students from very beginner to the more experienced practitioner.