Yoga Teacher in the United States
Wai Lana is an internationally recognized yoga teacher. She was honored in 2016 with India's prestigious Padma Shri Award for her extraordinary achievements in popularizing yoga globally through her television series, videos and books.
For nearly 40 years, Wai Lana has introduced countless people to yoga, helping people of all ages—and from all walks of life—improve their physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.
Wai Lana excels at making the ancient art of yoga an easy, effective, and life-enhancing experience for anyone who practices along with her.
Her Amazing “Wai Lana Yoga" TV Series continues to attract a huge audience and has played a key role in helping ignite yoga’s mainstream popularity in the United States and around the world.
Having aired nationwide for over 18 years, it is the longest-running fitness series ever on public television. The show has also aired internationally on five continents including North and South America, Asia, Europe, Australia and the Middle East.
Having produced and hosted nearly two hundred half-hour television programs of yoga instruction, Wai Lana is one of the most well-known yoga teachers in the world today.
Along with co-directing and hosting her TV shows, Wai Lana also designs the colorful clothes and flower garlands she wears during production.
She’s traveled the world to shoot her projects in the world’s most beautiful, pristine locations in order to create inspiring visuals for her audience.
Instructing from the breathtaking coastlines of California and Hawaii to the snow-capped mountains of New Zealand, to the spectacular red rock deserts of Sedona, Wai Lana has become a favorite of viewers of all ages—from preschoolers to great-grandparents.
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