Tanya Popovich (Τάνια Πόποβιτς) E-RYT 500 Yoga Acharya
Co-Founder and Program Director of the Centre Swaha.
She started her meditation practice at the age of 14 when her parents initiated their two children into Transcendental Meditation. Tanya travelled to India to study Yoga. Study and practice of TM triggered Tanya’s interest in Eastern Philosophies and Yoga as well as the vastness and awe of existence itself. After completing her university degree in 2003, Tanya traveled across North India studying yoga, and spent most of her time at the Divine Life Society in Rishikesh. Upon her return, she started teaching yoga

Tania is a certified Jivamukti Yoga and Yoga Acharya teacher (traditional Sivananda). She is also a member of International Yoga Therapy Institute's teaching personnel in New York and a certified Unnata® Aerial Yoga teacher trainer. Moreover, she trains Anusara Yoga, Anusara Therapeutics and Trika Yoga teachers and has worked and practiced alongside Swami Nirvikalpa for 4 years (traditional Satyananda Yoga).

She is currently based in Munich where she teaches at the Patrick Broome Yoga Studio and at Jivamukti Yoga Schwabing. Also teaches workshops, retreats and teacher trainings in Greece and abroad, conducts teacher programs 300 and 500 hours at Swaha Yoga Center and educational Unnata® Aerial Yoga internationally.

Tania combines her experience from different Yoga practices into a unique style that consists of therapeutic body alignment, rythmic flow, expansion of breath and vital energy, focus, meditation, positive attitude, relaxation and nutrition. She promotes yoga as an holistic way of living, and most importantly, she still remains a student.

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