the tradition of Professor T. Krishnamacharya & T.K.V Desikachar with Colin Dunsmuir


True Yoga is a training and teaching organisation led by Colin Dunsmuir dedicated to supporting, encouraging and facilitating education, research and clinical expertise in Yoga and Yoga Therapy. It delivers Foundation Training, Teacher Training, Post Graduate Training, one-off workshops and private consultations according to the tradition of Professor T. Krishnamacharya and T.K.V. Desikachar.



London, South and South West UK


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Areas of Work


Yoga teacher trainings

The next four year Yoga Teacher Training Course in the tradition of Professor T. Krishnamacharya and T.K.V. Desikachar starts in the Autumn of 2019. The course is well over 500 contact teaching hours / 1000 training hours and takes participants on a unique journey of personal self-development.


Advanced Yoga therapy trainings

This three year course gives participants the opportunity to learn to use Yoga as a complementary therapy. The philosophical schools of Yoga and Āyurveda are studied in depth for their real life application and therapeutic context for physical, mental, emotional and spiritual aspects of health and disease.


Yoga & meditation workshops

Specific workshops, retreats and supervision events held throughout the year.


Private 1-1 SESSIONS

The traditional way to learn yoga. Each class is unique and genuinely tailored to the individual to provide the best platform for success and evolution. Any level from beginner to advanced. Any direction from physical to spiritual. Any situation: Health, Healing or something more.


Desa Publishing - Yoga Philosophy

Desa Publishing specialise in bringing the ancient and philosophical teachings of yoga to a modern day reader. These are books for the serious student, active academic, enquiring yogi, or simply the interested reader.


THE BWY London Yoga Festival

The BWY London Yoga Festival is inclusive and open to anyone. Non-commercial, it represents excellence and diversity in Yoga, and is a non-competitive force for good in the yoga community and out into the wider world. The festival is a platform for inspirational masterclasses, workshops and seminars.