"Yoga is for all of us. To limit yoga to nation or cultural boundaries is the denial of universal consciousness" BKS Iyengar
Noa Marchand (Israël)
Certified Iyengar yoga teacher, junior 3 intermediate, I have been practicing yoga since 2004
and the Iyengar method since 2007.
Since 2010, I visit the Ramamani Iyengar Yoga Institute very regularly
Pune Memorial in India to follow the teachings of the Iyengar family.
During my schooling in Israel and until the age of eighteen, I trained as a dancer.
I studied Indian culture and philosophy as well as Sanskrit at the University of Tel-
After teaching in Tel Aviv for 6 years, I moved to Nice, France, in 2014 to
continue the study of Iyengar yoga with Christian Pisano and June Whittaker. Since 2015
I teach at the Iyengar Yoga Institute in Nice and in Monaco.
During these years, I continued to study with various experienced teachers;
Usha Devi (Inde), Anne Catrine (Israël), Inga Grevtzov (Israël), Christian Pisano (France),
Lydie Driviere (France), Jordi Marti (Spain). Josep and I have also participated in
workshops with renowned teachers such as Rajiv and Swati Chanchani (India), Zubin (India),
Faeq Biria (France), Corinne Biria (France), David Meloni (Italy) and Gabrielle Giubilaro
“Words cannot convey the value of yoga, it has to be experienced” BKS Iyengar
Josep Doria (Spain)
Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher, Junior Intermediate Level 2, by Ramamani
IYENGAR® Memorial Yoga Institute (Pune, India)
My first stay in India was in 2004 and I started practicing Iyengar yoga in
2008, hoping it would help me improve back pain due to my scoliosis
and my cycling travels around the world. After practicing different
yoga methods, when I discovered Iyengar yoga, I immediately felt a
improving my back so I chose to devote myself to this practice. At that moment,
yoga has become an integral part of my life.
I spent long periods in India, mainly in Rishikesh where I studied with Usha
Devi and Pune with the Iyengar family at RIMYI (Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga
Institute). I continue to visit Pune on a regular basis.
I lived for 3 years in Israel where I followed the teaching of several experienced teachers.
Then I moved to Nice, France, to continue my training with Christian
Pisano and June Whittaker.
I frequently participate in internships and conventions with yoga teachers
Iyengar from all over the world. I am currently teaching at the Iyengar Yoga Institute in Nice and at
Josep Doria (Spain)
Certify Iyengar yoga teacher, intermediate Junior 2, by Ramamani IYENGAR® Memorial Yoga Institute (Pune, India)
I started practicing yoga in 2008, hoping it would help me improve my health. I was suffering from constant back pain due to congenital scoliosis. After practicing different methods of yoga, when I discovered Iyengar yoga, I immediately felt an improvement in my back and so I chose to devote myself to this practice. By that time, yoga had become an integral part of my life.
I spent long periods in India, mainly in Rishikesh and Pune, where I was studying with Usha Devi and with the Iyengar family at RIMYI. Since 2010, I will regularly study at Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute,Pune.
I lived 3 years in Israel where I studied with several experienced teachers.
Then I moved to Nice, France, to continue my training with Christian Pisano and June Whittaker.
I am teaching in the Iyengar yoga Institute of Nice and in Monaco.