peter masters yoga teacher

Okido Yoga with Peter Masters

BA Communications, Dip.Shiatsu STAA Senior Level 3 Registered Teacher with Yoga Australia

Peter is a senior Australian Okido Yoga teacher with a wealth of experience to share. He was Director of Zen Central Yoga Studio in Brisbane from 2002-17 and has been leading the Yoga Life Training yoga teacher training course in Brisbane and Sydney since 2000. The East West Centre in Sydney was Peter’s original place of training in the early 80’s and he trained with Dr Masahiro Oki at the International Oki Yoga Dojo in Mishima, Japan in 1984.

Peter’s taught widely in Australia leading numerous workshops and retreats and he’s also led many overseas yoga study trips to Japan, Italy, Bali and Hawaii. He’s also organised and hosted many international yoga seminars and retreats in Australia with guest Japanese, European and Brazilian Okido teachers.

He studied and worked with Takao Nakazawa at the Melbourne Okido centre in the mid 80’s and with Masako Kunino at the Sydney and Blue Mts Okido centres in the mid to late 90’s. Peter’s been teaching at Mosman Village Yoga in Sydney since that studio opened in 2012. Peter has a close working relationship with Saburo & Hisae Ishii at the Tokyo Family Yoga School and organised the translation and publication in English of Stretching and Hogushi Massage’ by Saburo Ishii.

Peter is also a practitioner of Zen Shiatsu and other areas of study and practice include Qigong, Feng Shui and Meditation.

Peter is the director of Zen Central. He leads intensives, retreats, workshops and yoga teacher training. He also teaches casual classes at Mosman Village Yoga in Sydney.

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Class Description

Okido Yoga
A contemporary Japanese yoga incorporating aspects of Indian Yoga, Chinese Taoism and Zen and Shinto from Japan. Classes include a variety of exercises and natural movement with a flowing relationship to the traditional asanas. Practices include asana, meridian therapy, strengthening, mindfulness, sound and self-healing. All levels, including beginners welcome.