Nina is a talented, creative and intuitive yogini sharing her infectious passion for yoga to over 10,000 students every year. Nina’s original and ingenious sequencing and emphasis on body alignment along with her genuine love for yoga and graceful awareness inspires students to build confidence, strength and presence to cultivate their own personal practice.
Indonesian born in Surabaya and raised in Sumatara, Nina has a diverse background and understanding of both village and urban cultures. Nina has studied, practiced and excelled in all areas of the yogic arts for almost a decade. She received her first yoga training certification in Surabaya with Devdan Yoga International and has continued to learn and evolve her knowledge by successfully completing at least two specialized yoga teacher’s trainings annually and since 2016 currently studies with Chris Su.
“Nina is developing into a truly gifted ambassador of yoga. She creates a supportive, casual, and authentic environment for her students of any experience to drop deep within themselves cultivating courage, self-determination and perseverance to excel both on the mat and out in the world. Nina has an uplifting, dynamic energy and presence beyond her years. Her unique and creative sequences stimulate physical, mental and emotional growth.” - Jai Laiden, Holistic Therapist & Certified Yoga Therapist, USA.
Nina is widely respected for her authenticity, intuitive awareness and exceptional versatility to connect and empower all students in a variety of classes and disciplines ranging from yoga fundamentals, restorative and gentle practice to vinyasa, power and yin yoga. She holds a bachelor degree in Education of Foreign Languages from Surabaya State University.
Currently Nina lives in Ubud, Bali and teaches group classes at several of the best yoga studios in the area as well as serving private clients. Nina speaks Indonesian, English and Japanese and when not practicing or teaching yoga, she enjoys drawing, dancing, cooking, cats and spending quality time with her friends.
“I fell in love with yoga and I can’t get enough of it. Learning, sharing, moving, breathing, sweating, laughing and falling, all make me feel grateful to be alive.” ~ Nina
Salam Damai ☺