Yoga Teachers

Please Note

Please check with each teacher whether they are currently offering their classes, courses or one-to-one sessions online

Below is a list of the Yoga Teachers working at Bodywise:

Christine Howitt

Yoga Teachers Christine Howitt is a Yoga teacher based in Manchester, UK. She is a founder member of the successful Bodywise Alternative Health Centre where she teaches regular classes and workshops, as well as working one to one on a more therapeutic basis. She leads workshops nationally and internationally as well as being part of... Read more

Gaby Porter

Yoga Teachers Gaby is an experienced yoga teacher and somatic movement exercise coach with over 20 years’ experience, offering classes and one to one sessions in south Manchester. She trained with Donna Farhi in 2008, and has assisted at Donna’s teacher training course, Lisa Petersen’s training in Ireland, and at many intensives. Gaby also draws... Read more

Jane Craggs

Yoga Teachers Please Note Jane is now offering her classes online via Zoom, please see below. Jane is currently running a restorative Yoga class every Wednesday at 3.30pm on Zoom. If you are interested in this class, send her an email at and she will send you the logging details. Jane Craggs has been... Read more

Juliana Proskourina

Yoga Teachers Please Note Juliana has moved her classes online for the time being. She is offering nourishing, open-level yoga classes online from just £4. You can book at Therapeutic applications of yoga – Lands Yoga Juliana is an experienced Yoga Alliance qualified yoga teacher and has trained with the British Wheel of Yoga,... Read more


Yoga Teachers Please Note Manjunaga is setting up online classes and one-to-one sessions on Zoom. Please check this page regularly, it will be updated once the Zoom classes are up and running. My yoga practice began in 1998 when I started attending yoga classes taught by Padmadarshini and Christine Howitt at Bodywise in Manchester. After... Read more

Maryline Higham

Yoga Teachers Please Note Maryline is temporarily running her classes online via Zoom Zoom classes are held on TUESDAYS.Mum and Baby Yoga: 10.30-11.30am. £5 pay as you go.Pregnancy Yoga: 7.00-8.15pm. £7 pay as you go. Contact me for logging information at Maryline is a qualified Hatha Yoga teacher with 11 years teaching experience. Specialising... Read more

Padmadarshini (Rosey Cole)

Yoga Teachers Please Note Padmadarshini is now offering her classes online via Zoom. With so much uncertainty that we all face, keeping our practice going will be such a resource for us. Let’s stay connected and keep our bodies moving, discharging the inevitable stress we are all under, finding ways to anchor and ground ourselves... Read more

Paul Betesh

Yoga Teachers Paul has been practising yoga for over 20 years and teaching for over 10 years. He has had the benefit of some great teachers in yoga, meditation, shamanism, life, the universe and everything! He has studied Iyengar, Ashtanga, Sivananda and Yin Yoga and more recently worked closely with Donna Farhi whose style is... Read more