Michael Lloyd-Billington holds a degree in philosophy & comparative religion and has had the opportunity to study with such renowned scholars as Robert Thurman, Taitetsu Unno, Dennis Hudson & William Darrow, as well as such contemporary spiritual masters as Swami Satchidananda, Ravi Shankar & His Holiness the Dalai Lama.  He has been teaching Eastern thought & meditation for over 30 years, including the philosophy portion of over a dozen basic & advanced training programs.  He is also a certified Integral Yoga Instructor (Levels I-III) with over 20 years’ teaching experience, including three as head of teacher’s training at Satchidananda Ashram.

In addition to teaching yoga & philosophy, Michael works as a counselor, helping people learn how they can apply the teachings of Yoga philosophy to challenges in their lives.  Finally, he is also a long-time student of fitness & nutrition and has had the pleasure of working with hundreds of individuals & couples, helping them experience greater strength, fitness & over-all health….