sanna devi dasi

Sanna's yoga path started with ashtanga where she learnt the benefit of tough discipline and asana done in the Finnish 'sisu' way. Her practise has since softened through the discovery of Tibetan Heart Yoga, Bhakti, the yoga of devotion.Sanna is authorised to teach Tibetan Heart Yoga from Lama Marut based in Australia.

Sanna is currently living and teaching in Bali. She is a faculty member of the globally renowned Radiantly Alive Yoga teacher training programme and she teaches internationally. Sanna feels equally at home in Asia and Finland and is happy visit teaching where her yoga journey started - in Helsinki.  

Paradise Lost or Found? A Yoga Teacher in Bali, Friday, August 2nd, 12:30 - 14:00, Mastovaja

Sanna gave up a long yoga teaching career and the 'good life' to become a yoga bum in Bali. She envisaged a more spiritual life based on voluntary simplicity. Bali had other plans… After her first class as a ‘student’ at Radiantly Alive, she was offered a leading  teaching position.

Sanna's talk is an informative and witty portrayal of the joys and challenges of being an accidental yoga teacher in tropical paradise Bali.

Program track: PRO

Tibetan Heart Yoga, Saturday, August 3rd, 14:30 - 16:00, Mastovaja

Sanna is authorized by her Lama to teach her signature Tibetan Heart Yoga system. Experience this delicious, sweet ‘masala’ of Tibetan Buddhism, mantra, chanting, meditation, light asana and yoga philosophy. By opening the heart and practicing yoga from the inside-out, we create the possibility for meaningful transformation and a heightened state of happiness joy and contentment.

Please note – this is not a physical exercise class. We’ll work with the matters of the heart.

Program track: LOVE

Bhakti Flow Yoga with Music, Sunday, August 4th, 10:00 - 11:15, Main Stage

Bhakti flow yoga is mindful, dynamic, soulful and rejuvenating. It is based on a unique fusion of devotional chanting, asana sequencing, breath control ( pranayama ) and inspirational ‘fridge magnet’ worthy text from the eastern wisdom traditions. Sanna will guide you intelligently through the class accompanied by Vijay Krsna’s soothing voice and magic harmonium. Inhale love and exhale gratitude.

Program track: MOVE