Eddie Modestini Bio
A yogi since 1983, Eddie Modestini discovered yoga in the San Francisco Bay area. It was July of 1983 and Iyengar Yoga was his first experience with yoga, under teacher Gayna Uransky. He immediately began studying and became a certified Iyengar yoga teacher in a short time. Eddie was among the first certified teachers on the East Coast during a time when it was difficult to become certified.
In addition to Iyengar Yoga certification, Eddie possesses a high level of knowledge and experience with Ashtanga Yoga. He spent many years studying with Pattabhi Jois, and received a blessing to teach Ashtanga yoga.
Now, with decades of experiences teaching people from all walks of life, Eddie has an amazing eye for reading students’ bodies and is a master of yoga therapy. He teaches from the passionate belief that the powerful tradition of yoga can promote sustainability and healing for the individual’s modern way of life.