Kia Naddermier - Personal Biography
Kia has 20 years of experience in Ashtanga yoga and is the founder and main teacher at Mysore Yoga Paris, devoted to the authentic teaching of Mysore Style. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Paris where she upholds the daily Mysore program at the shala, as well as giving workshops and retreats in Paris and internationally.
Over the years, Kia has studied asana, pranayama, anatomy and yoga philosophy extensively with many of the most senior teachers. She continues her studies at Shri K. Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute in Mysore as well as with her longtime teachers, Radha Warrell and Pierre Seghir.
Kia is a dedicated pranayama practitioner and a direct student of Shri O. P. Tiwari, successor to Swami Kuvalyananda. She has also been deepening her knowledge of yoga philosophy and the Yoga Sutras under the guidance of the late George Feuerstein. Kia teaches with careful adherence to the authentic teachings of Ashtanga yoga and pranayama whilst encouraging each individual to explore the beauty of the practice for themselves. She has developed a way of teaching and adjusting which integrates her deep knowledge of the breath and pranic energy, subtle and physical anatomy, with yogic principles.
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