Rebekah Saraswati Abhaya
Senior Yoga Teacher –Yoga Alliance Professionals
Rebekah started practising Yoga more than 20 years ago. A profound and transformative experience of Yoga though some of life’s more challenging times led her to complete her teacher training in 2009 and advanced teacher training in 2012 both with the Sivananda tradition.
Rebekah is also a trained kids, family and teen Yoga teacher, specialising in Yoga for adults and children who have a learning disability. Rebekah has studied gentle and restorative Yoga teaching with Integral Yoga, Yoga for children with Cerebral Palsy and PMLD with the Special Yoga Foundation and Yoga Nidra with Emma Farrell. Whilst being rooted in the Sivananda tradition and the philosophy of Advaita Vedanta Rebekah enjoys exploring and experiencing the gifts that all other traditions also bring such as Kundalini and Ashtanga Yoga.
Over the past 8 years Rebekah has taught Yoga extensively to a variety of groups in a variety of settings including general adult classes, teen and kids classes in schools, Special Yoga on a 1-1 basis and with groups and hugely popular Family Yoga.
Rebekah has previously taught on the YA accredited Teen Yoga training and currently teaches on the Universal Yoga Teacher Training course.
Rebekah is also an experienced FE teacher (PGCE) with 20 years’ experience of teaching drama and dance to adults with learning disabilities.
Rebekah is a senior registered teacher with Yoga Alliance Professionals. This accreditation demonstrates excellent standards as set by Yoga Alliance Professionals.