David Garrigues is one of a few teachers in the US certified to teach Ashtanga Yoga by Yoga Master Sri K Pattabhi Jois. As an Ashtanga Ambassador he bases his teachings on the idea that 'Anyone can take practice.' said by Sri K Pattabhi Jois. He is dedicated to sharing the beauty and soul of Ashtanga Yoga with everyone.
David's mission is to be part of an ever wider circle of people who are dedicated to exploring the living, contemporary, lineage of Ashtanga Yoga. He wants to join with enthusiastic people who are open and committed to learning and applying the teachings in ways that promote physical, psychological, and spiritual growth in themselves and others.
David is the author of
Ashtanga Yoga: Guide to Primary Series
Ashtanga Yoga: Guide to Intermediate Series
Ashtanga Yoga: Guide to Ujjayi Breathing
Ashtanga Yoga: Guide to Pranayama
He is also the author of the book Vayu Siddhi: A Guide to the 4th Limb Pranayama
David teaches workshops, in-depth studies around the world, including a Mysore and Pranayama intensive in Kovalam, India during the month of February. He is also the director of the Ashtanga Yoga School in Philadelphia.