For over 30 years, Joy Ravelli has led workshops, retreats, and yoga teacher training. Joy is the co-owner and founder of Purusha Studio and School in San Francisco, CA.and Berkeley CA. She is also the founder of the Purusha Seva Project, a non-profit organization that brings powerful yoga practices to underserved and at-risk populations throughout the Bay Area and the world. Joy brings a welcome sense of authenticity, humor, light, and natural wisdom to her work, encouraging students to explore, discover and express their true-self (purusha) in a safe and deeply inspiring atmosphere. Joy has a master-level of experience and knowledge in the fields of classic yoga, yoga therapy, natural fitness, somatic movement, and Thai yoga bodywork. She enjoys meditating and practicing with diverse people, connecting people in nature and celebrating all the connected magic in this world.