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Afke Reijenga

VinyasaYin,  Yin Yang

Today, I give away smiles all day!

Afke used to live a rock 'n roll life style, working in art, tv, and film, surrounded by a world that felt increasingly artificial. Her longing for real authenticity grew stronger and stronger.
It was time to transform her life completely. She gave up all previous attachments – her relationship, work, house, glamour life – and started travelling the world humbly. 

Whilst exploring many cultures, peoples, and places, she reconnected to the world around her. She found so much joy in nature, in stillness, in being pure, and Yoga entered naturally, as a daily practice. In her longing for freedom, Yoga became a profound structure; the fertile ground where she could plant her seeds. Seeds that not only would serve her, but also others; let’s celebrate life together in a conscious way! 

In 2011, she came back to Amsterdam to share her love for Yoga. In her Yoga classes, Afke focusses on moving with the breath. The breath is the base. She is a very positive teacher, and her smile is contagious. Do not take life too serious. Take your heart serious. Take time to practice, and to live your life as close to your true self as you can.

Study and teachers:

2010 Jiva Mukti workshop with Sharon and David
2011 Vipassana meditation (S.N. Goenka)
2012 Hatha Vinyasa Yoga 500+ hours Svaha Yoga 
2014 Prana Vinyasa started training with Shiva Rea 
2015 Yin Yoga 200 hours RYT José de Groot (DNYS)
Other important teachers: Clive Sheridan, Sarah Powers (Yin), Rusty Wells, Lady Ruth, Mooji, Eckart Tolle, Osho

Before her daily Yoga practice she was practising Martial Arts, Jade egg, Healing Tao (Mantak Chia)
more info about Afke on www.afke.org

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All workshops

Academy Open Day | Yoga

With Katiza Satya

07 April 2018

Delight Academy Open Day: An Invitation to the ​Delight Yoga (Pre) Teacher Training Have you been practicing yoga regularly and feel ready to explore the yoga path more deeply? Join our program director Katiza Satya on​ ​​7th April for an introduction to the wisdom teachings of yoga



Astanga Yoga Weekend

With David Swenson

Starting on 13 April 2018

We are very happy to welcome internationally renowned Astanga Yoga Teacher David Swenson for a week of very special Morning Mysore Practice and a fun filled weekend of workshops and talks in Amsterdam.



Yoga & Mindfulness (50 hours)

With Kristin Vikjord Paternotte

Starting on 09 May 2018

As yoga teachers, we invite our students beyond the realm of asana and physical practice. We invite to an attitude of mindfulness, where kindness, compassion and curiosity is practiced for us to open the gateway to be in the moment, to freedom.