Alessandra Pecorella, SYT Course Director and
Founder of Aditya Yoga School
Alessandra and Swami Kriyananda, direct disciple of Paramahansa Yogananda in the Kriya Yoga Lineage
Alessandra, a yogini of 28 years , has studied from an early age in many traditions such as: Bhakty, Surya , Astanga, Prana Flow, Kriya, Raja, Tantra and Ayurveda. She has been a direct student of Swami Kriyananda ( Kriya Yoga disciple of Paramahansa Yogananda ) from the early nineties, Patthabi Jois ( the founder of Astanga Yoga ) and a very dedicated student of Shiva Rea ( Prana Flow Yoga) for the past 15 years. Alessandra has apprenticed with Shiva globally for five years and she is currently the first Affiliate PranaFlow Trainer in the Uk to be authorised to teach Shiva’s Teacher Training Modules.
Alessandra with Shiva Rea @ Chakra Mantra Vinyasa, London 2015
Alessandra has been studying the scriptures of the Vedic tradition with great interest from her twenties and continues her advanced studies of the Vedas and Ayurveda under the supervision of Pandit Vamadeva Shastri ( Acharya David Frawley) founder and director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies.
She is a Senior Yoga Teacher SYT with Yoga Alliance Professionals ( ex UK). This accreditation sets excellent standards as set by the Yoga Alliance UK.
Alessandra has been teaching Yoga for the past 14 years. She runs inspiring and challenging Vinyasa Flow Yoga classes
, events and Workshops
where she aims at integrating the ancients techniques of yoga into our contemporary living.
Alessandra teaches Vinyasa Flow Yoga in London and internationally; she merges the contemporary practice of Asanas with deep rhythmic breathing, free movement, movement meditations, kriyas and weaves them with traditional aspects as chanting, philosophy, different techniques of pranayam, visualisation and meditation that she has learnt from direct transmission from her numerous teachers.
She has published a meditation cd on the Chakras, Breath and Sound ” Shabda “
that is featured on ITunes and sold on Yogamatters based on the Kriya and Tantra techniques, with the music of her soul sister Ann Malone.
Kasyapasana, supta Eka Pada Sirsasana
In 2013 She has founded Aditya Yoga School to offer Vinyasa Flow Foundation 200/300/500 hrs Teacher Training Programs, accredited and Registered with Yoga Alliance Professionals.
Alessandra holds a Master Degree in Electronic Engineering from The University ” La Sapienza” in Rome, Italy with a major on the Electromagnetic Field of the Human Body. She has done studies in Nutrition and has lived according to Yogic and Ayurvedic principles for nearly three decades.
Swami Samarpananda Saraswati from Rishikesh Blessings at The Light Centre Moorgate
She has received the Blessings on her personal path and to pass on the teachings of Yoga from Swami Kriyananda, Hare Krishna Gosh (nephew of Paramahansa Yogananda) and recently from Swamy Samarpan (in the Sivananda lineage).