Anthony "Prem" Carlisi
Prem has been practicing and teaching Ashtanga for 30 years (since the young age of 23), and is considered one of the American pioneers of Ashtanga Yoga. He was honored by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois and is Certified to teach the Primary, Intermediate and Advanced series.
Prem has also done in depth Ayurvedic study with the reknowned Ayurvedic practitioner, Dr. Vasant Lad. In 1983, he initiated a 3 year course with Dr. Lad and was certified to do consultations and clinical work. Prem has also done courses with Dr. David Frawley and Dr. Robert Svoboda.
Prem's interest in Tantra was the next natural progressive step to exploring the vedic traditions and feels it completes the synergy of the Ashtanga, Ayurveda and Tantra systems. Prem's recently released book, "The Only Way Out Is In" A Modern Day Yogi's Commentary on the Synergy of Ashtanga Yoga, Ayurveda, and Tantra Available to order by going to: http://teacher/89672 Also available on
Prem lives with his wife Radha in Bali, Indonesia where they have the Ashtanga Yoga Bali Research Center. They teach together the traditional method of Ashtanga Yoga as taught by their teacher Sri K. Pattabhi Jois along with Ayurveda and Tantra. You can go to: