Julie Jensen has been practicing and studying the teachings of yoga daily for many years. She has extensive training in yoga asana, anatomy, meditation, Sanskrit and the texts of both the ancient Indian Vedanta and Buddhist traditions. Her closest teachers include Sharon Gannon and David Life, the gurus and founders of the Jivamukti Yoga method. Julie began studying with David and Sharon intently in 2003.
Other notable teachers include Manorama D’Alvia, the founder of both Luminous Soul™ and Sanskrit Studies™, Yogeswari, one of the most senior teachers of the Jivamukti Yoga method, and Dr. Lori Zucker, PT, DPT, yoga anatomy instructor. She completed her Jivamukti Yoga Apprenticeship with Senior Teacher Tamar Samir.
Julie blends a special enthusiasm for the practice with a vinyasa flow, a clear eye for the alignment of every student, carefully chosen music to enhance the experience of each sequence, humor and an impassioned interest in the needs and progress of each student in every class. Julie invites her students to experience all aspects of the practice, breath, meditation, mantra, deep listening and personal attention to physical alignment.