Agnieszka Pieterwas is the founder of Vrkira Yoga, a certified yoga teacher, certified Ayurveda therapist, healer, psychologist, and a life coach.
Agnieszka completed her Exalt Your Yoga Teachers Training diploma in 2009 in Vienna. During this nine-month program, she studied asana/anatomy, vedanta/Bhagavad-Gita, yoga sutras, vedic chanting, pranayama, meditation, kirtan, and Ayurveda. She is a disciple of Sri Louise. She earned a second certificate during a one month intensive residential course in Dayananda Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She obtained her third and last diploma in June 2013 in Costa Rica, when after 300 hours of training she became a certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher. In 2014, she completed an additional 500 hours additional training at Jivamukti Yoga School NYC under the guidance of beautiful and angelic Ximena Milagros Savitch.
Agnieszka holds a Masters degree in Psychology from the prestigious Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland. She also studied Psychological Assistance Postgraduate Studies in the field of Sexology.
Agnieszka also holds diplomas in Ayurvedic Massage and Panchakarma Therapy and Ayurvedic Pregnancy Care and Baby Massage from the School of Ayurveda and Panchakarma, Kannur, Kerala, India. In 2015, she also completed the Ayurvedic Beauty Therapy course at the same school.
Agnieszka also danced. For the past eight years she has studied ballet, jazz, contemporary jazz, modern jazz, hip hop, salsa, samba, and belly dance all over the Poland, Europe, and the US.