Susanna Barkataki is a teacher, inclusivity promoter, and yoga culture advocate. She believes in a world where yoga supports us in dissolving separation and creating unity. Her work explores how we can decolonize, reclaim and honor our own yoga practice centralizing yoga as teacher for healing personally and socially.

Barkataki has an honors degree from UC Berkeley, a Masters in Education, is an E-RYT 500 hour Master Teacher, a 500-Hour Certified Ayurvedic practitioner, and C-IAYT Yoga Therapist.

She is the founder and lead teacher of Ignite Yoga and Wellness Institute in Orlando, Florisa, which offers 200 hour and 300 hour yoga teacher trainings and online courses.

She is honored to have Thich Nhat Hanh, Satish Kumar, Shankarji, Vandana Shiva, and her own family as her root teachers along with other masters who she studied with in India and the United States in the Hatha Yoga tradition.