Ashtanga With Sello Pessa

Sello Pesa is a dancer, choreographer and performance artist whose exploration into the natural movement led him to yoga. He was introduced to Ashtanga Yoga by French choreographer Valerie Berger, the physicality and ritualistic routine of the Ashtanga Yoga practice captivated him and led him to Mysore, India, where he was privileged to study the 1st series under the guidance of BNS Iyengar.

Upon returning to South Africa, Sello attended classes with Sally Flanagan at Bikram Yoga and continued his yoga journey under the guidance of Cheryl Duncan. He completed a practitioner intensive training at Living Yoga and with Olivier David.

He continues with his practice under the guidance of Claire Gerber and is honoured to have studied with Olivier David, Max Czenszak as well as Akiko Tsugawa, Laruga Glaser, Taylor Hunt, Zephyr – Lily May and Matt Sweeney all of who have conducted classes and workshops for Ashtanga Yoga JHB in Johannesburg.

Sello Pesa