Associazione Casa Yoga was founded in 2014 by Silvia Girardi, along with a group of qualified professionals, to promote personal growth through physical, artistic and philosophical practices to improve the quality of life and psycho-physical well-being of its members, in a secure and welcoming environment. In particular Ass.ne Casa Yoga promotes the study, practice and teaching of Yoga, the Performing and Visual Arts and all the cultural activities and services, which contribute to the enrichment of the inner being and the community, protecting the environment, enhancing the territory and contributing to the vitality of Milano. We encourage Green culture and practice through every-day sensible choices; we furthermore support environmentalist no-profit organizations and projects.
*** all our activities are for members only, you may sign up for our annual membership for 5€ on your first visit at the studio.
Founder Silvia Girardi has an interdisciplinary background in the field of personal growth through philosophical, physical and artistic practices. She is a certified Yoga Alliance teacher, a performer and drama teacher. She began practicing yoga in 2000 in San Francisco, where she lived for 12 years. She trained with over 900 hours of yoga, at some of California main yoga studios: Yoga Tree and Yoga Loft. She studied Iyengar Yoga with Karl Erb and Tony Briggs, Shadow Yoga with Scott Blossom and Mark Horner, Vinyasa Yoga with Jason Crandell. She is currently training in Hatha Yoga and Pranayama with Senior teacher Richard Rosen. She attended the teacher training “Teaching yoga to children at risk” with Hala Khouri, and “Teaching yoga for beginners” and “Power and Precision Mindfulness 200hrs Vinyasa teacher training” with Jason Crandell. She is certified Yoga Alliance USA and associated with APODIB (Professional Association of Bionatural Disciplines). Since 2008 Silvia is a student of Tenshin Reb Anderson from the San Francisco Zen Center founded by Suzuki Roshi.