Bio Yoga Teacher Training David Muehsam
David Muehsam is a very gifted yoga and meditation teacher and he teaches our Yoga Teacher training courses.
He also teaches our Easter yoga week retreat and sometimes a week long retreat during the summer if he gets time out of his busy schedule.
David is a one of a handful of teachers worldwide to be given authorisation directly from Pattabhi Jois, (Guru of Ashtanga Yoga ).
He has tremendous experience and is widely regarded as one of the best yoga teachers to visit Ireland.
David’s Iyengar training allows his provide a lot of detail in order to help improve each person’s experience within the posture.
David is an extremely highly qualified yoga teacher with a huge background in Iyengar and Ashtanga and he deepens the practice by including many inner techniques of Swami Satyananda Saraswati.
David teaches with an emphasis on helping students to find a personal relationship with their yoga practice, to deepen the meditative feeling of yoga, and to use yoga to enhance one’s physical, emotional and spiritual well-being.
With an emphasis on pranayama, the meditative quality of the breath, and having fun, David creates a joyous and freely-flowing practice accessible to all ages and body types.
David teaches extensively worldwide, in workshops and yoga teacher trainings.
He first practised yoga in 1982, and was introduced to the method of Iyengar Yoga in 1987.
In 1993 he began the practice Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, and has been influenced by the meditative and breathing methods of the tradition of Satyananda Saraswati.
David holds Certificate IV in Teacher Training and Assessment from the Australian Government, Yoga Alliance 500 Hour certification, has received written authorization from K. Pattabhi Jois to teach Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga. He has also completed teacher training with Richard Freeman.
David’s other interests are in music, healing and consciousness.
David is a research associate at the Bioelectrochemistry Laboratory Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, and a consultant for Ivivi Technologies, USA, designing and modelling electromagnetic field signals for bone and soft tissue healing. He has published numerous articles in the fields of bioelectromagnetics and alternative medicine, holds patents for therapeutic healing signals, and has conducted research on Pranayama and Chinese Qi-gong practices.
He has been a professional musician since childhood, performing on saxophone and flute.