Amelie Prema Gita
Director and founder of Yogaroom Barcelona since 2012.
Amelie was born in 1976 on an eclipsed full moon in the western part of Berlin just on the border to the former DDR. Her parents shared the same spiritual guide (Sant Mat tradition) and following a vegetarian diet and alternative medicine was “normal” in her upbringing. Her early childhood was marked by the various travels all over the world to attend the events of her parents Guru, a spiritual lifestyle and the devotion to the guide.
Since a very young age Amelie showed strong interest in dance and sports of all sorts.
She first started practicing asanas in 1998.
Since then, she has been learning from various traditions such as Iyengar Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Dharma Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga and, since 2010, Hatha Yoga following the teachings of Sundernath (Shandor Remete, initiate of the Kanpatha Yogins Nepal), Founder of the Shadow Yoga School.
Her strong interest in Yoga and other topics such as Jyotisha, Ayurveda, Philosophy, History, Sanskrit, etc has led her to many life changing travels to India, Nepal and Sri Lanka, Indonesia, etc.
Currently she keeps practicing and following the teachings of the Shadow Yoga School with Shandor Remete, Emma Balnaves and Karen Watson. 1-3 times a year she is travelling to different countries to study with her teachers.