Serge Bandura has been teaching the Yogic arts of India & Tibet since 2001. His approach evolves from younger years living in Kula (yogic community), engaging in lengthy daily practice before the hours of dawn, and undergoing rigorous study with his root teachers. In classes, Serge blends his knowledge of traditional Yogic and Tantric philosophy with the heart of Bhakti, and 1000’s of hours of training in Vinyasa Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Yin Yoga, Rudra Yoga, Kundalini Tantra, Ayurveda, Tibetan Buddhism, and the 5 Elements.
He holds a BA in Religious Studies with an emphasis on South-Asian traditions, a certificate in Yoga Philosophy, a diploma in the study of Yoga & Ayurveda, many teacher training certifications from diverse lineages of practice, an E-RYT 500 designation from the Yoga Alliance, he reads/writes Sanskrit, and is currently enrolled in a Ngakpa (Tibetan Yoga) Seminary program.
Serge leads 200 & 300hr teacher trainings around the globe with his organization Shivakali Yoga, find out more about at shivakaliyoga.com. When Serge isn’t teaching, you can find him DJing, producing & creating music under the name Earthtones (earthtones-music.com).