The Тeam


Nelly Naseva
Founder and Owner of Yoga Vibe
Nelly Naseva

After working intensely in the corporate world for more than a decade, certified lawyer and MBA graduate, Nelly Naseva found yoga and meditation as a relief to her stressful life and busy mind. She is 500-hour Registered Yoga Teacher through Yoga Alliance. She teaches at international festivals and is dedicated to train future teachers.She teaches in a fun and light-hearted way, always aiming to make everyone on the mat happy and conscious about their body and inner well-being. Nelly truly believes that the practice of yoga makes us better people and is the best way to express love and gratitude. Her inspiration for teaching comes from the progress and growth of her students – both on the mat as physical and spiritual growth, and inner happiness.

Atanasya Jeleva - Nacy
Founder and Owner of Yoga Vibe
Atanasya Jeleva - Nacy

Nacy’s life and professional career have always been intertwined with fashion and beauty. The Island of Bali is the place, which shifted her focus from the glamour of the commercial life to a path of spiritual excellence and better understanding of herself. Nacy spends more than three years there and experiences different spiritual practices, which develop her mind and body. Yoga and meditations are her way of finding the balance in her busy everyday life in order to feel fulfilled, loved and happy. Nacy wants to pass on this happiness and satisfaction to as many people as she can. This is how and why Yoga Vibe studio was born.

Violeta Dimitrova
Violeta Dimitrova

Вио е от онези учители, които се възприемат и представят по-скоро като ученици. За нея йога практиката е непрестанно търсене, изследване и знание, което трябва да бъде достъпно за всеки. Предаването на това знание се превръща в цел и мисия за Виолета и днес тя е изцяло отдадена на развитието си в тази сфера. След дългогодишна практика и обучение в няколко държави при утвърдени учители, тя изгражда свой стил на преподаване по метода Виняса флоу. Класовете й са с фокус върху дъха, правилното подреждане на тялото в асаните и вплитането на философията в процеса на практика. Вио вярва, че йога практиката е преживяване, което се нуждае от подкрепата на учител с лично отношение и внимание към детайлите - очаквайте да получите точно това в класовете ѝ.

Nadejda Kuyumdjieva
Nadejda Kuyumdjieva

Надя преминава обучение за йога инструктори към Yoga Alliance, YTT 200 H.От 2016 г. води йога класове - виняса флоу. Надя е зъболекар ортодонт с утвърдена собствена практика и хиляди клиенти. Познанията й по анатомия и медицинското й образование правят класовете й по йога специални, с много внимание към детайла, правилното изпълнение на позите и ползите от тях.

Niya Koicheva
Niya Koicheva

Ния e професионален коуч и води йога класове от 2014 г. След срещата си със своя духовен учител, Свами Ниранджан, тя преминава многобройни обучения по йога: YTT 200 H към Yoga Alliance, Yogic Studies Training 1, Hatha Yoga Training (India), Dhiyana - the art of teaching meditation, Developing human potential through yoga, Meditative. По време на класовете си, Ния преподава различни техники за работа с ума и осъзнаването.

Gergana Nikolova
Gergana Nikolova

Гери се занимава с йога от 2015 г., преподава от 2016 г. и рисува прекрасно. Обучава се към Yoga Alliance, 200 Hour YTT. Гери набляга на това, че стъпвайки на пътя на йога е добре да оставим очакванията настрана и да знаем, че йога не е състезание. Гери вярва, че редовната йога практика помага за постигане на баланс между упоритост, без насилие и мекота, без прекомерно отпускане. Веднъж постигнат, този баланс води до увереност и комфорт във физическите и емоционалните ни връзки с околните.

Elizabeth Gigova
Elizabeth Gigova

Елизабет се запалва по йога преди повече от 22 години. Тайнството на Индия винаги я е привличало и след куп прочетени книги и учебници първото пътуване на Изток беше факт. После още едно и още едно, докато йога не се превръща в неизменна част от живота й. Движението във всичките му форми и асаните й прилягат най-много. Тя е педагог и кинезитерапевт по образование. Завършила е и няколко курса по китайски масаж. С опит повече от 15 години в кинезитерапията, осъзнава как многообразието от движения с оздравителен ефект й помага изключително много в работата с пациенти. В практиките си използва похвати от лечебната гимнастика и хатха йогата.

Tsvetomir Tsvetanov
Tsvetomir Tsvetanov

Tsetso was introduced to yoga 5 years ago, when he visited a Hatha yoga class for the first time. Impressed by the practice, yoga immediately became a permanent part of his life, while three years ago it also turned into a profession. His mission is to introduce his students to the various positives of the yoga practices for the body, but also to provoke them to evolve and to challenge them to progress by getting out of their comfort zone. His classes are dynamic and are very suitable for people who want to work on developing a strong physical body.

Valentina Emanuilova
Valentina Emanuilova

След повече от 10 години активно движение, Валя открива перфектния баланс между тялото и ума в йога. С йога животът я среща няколко пъти и този интерес продължава и до днес. Смята, че това е движение към себе си, начин да се намериш, после да се изгубиш и да намериш останалите. Практикува активно от 2015 като изпробва различни стилове. Смята, че всеки стил е различен като емоция и дава възможност да се опознае по различен начин - виняса флоу, айенгар и акро йога, защото животът е игра. Ако минавате през парка и видите някой да прави стойка на ръце... Тя е! В Йога Вайб можете да я срещнете в часовете по Ин йога, Йога за начинаещи и Хот йога.

Bistra Stoyanova
Bistra Stoyanova

Бистра среща йога по време на следването й в Националната Спортна Академия "Васил Левски", началото на 2000-та когато йога не е нито разпространена, нито достъпна у нас. Венцислав Евтимов е преподавателят, който отваря вратата към практика за нея. През 2008 г. Бистра учи за преподавател във Френската школа по Кундалини йога “Ecole du Tantra“, под ръководството на Жан-Жак Ригу (Ананд Шараби). Тя е сертифициран инструктор към Yoga Alliance.В Yoga Vibe Бистра преподава Кундалини йога, защото според нея в тази практика физическото, психологическото и духовното взаимно се преплитат и преливат. Тя прилага на практика науката за енергията, целта на която е пробуждането на съзнателната енергия, потенциално съществуваща във всеки човек. Пробуждането и канализирането на тази енергия към по-високите центрове на съзнание в човека е целта на всеки клас.

Hristina Mitovaska
Hristina Mitovaska

За Хриси йога е вдъхновение и път към дълбока личностна транформация и щастие. Обучена в системата на Шивананда, духовно вдъхновена от Сатянанда йога, Хриси ще ви помогне да се докоснете до една по-различна деликатна йога практика. В Yoga Vibe тя прави непознати в България класове, наречени Йога за баланс на ума и Йога за баланс на емоциите.

Margarita Maneva
Margarita Maneva

Attention to detail in asana, which is typical for Iyengar method, makes Margi’s classes equally suited for beginners, as well as practitioners with experience. She participates in the first Iyengar teacher training that is taking part in Bulgaria. She mastered some of the most advanced arm balance asanas, and easily teaches their components to students of any levels. At Yoga Vibe, Margi teaches a specially designed class - Strength & Grace, named after her unique blend of skills like power and lightness in the practice. “During the eight years I have been practicing Ashtanga yoga, my practice became consistent and also an integral part of my life. Then I started searching for the logic of movements and deeper understanding of yoga. That led me to B.K.S.Iyengar’s method, which reveals the essence of yoga by extremely precise and sophisticated, yet logical alignment of the body in each asana”, she says.

Victoria Pekarchuk
Victoria Pekarchuk

Victoria is a certified Yoga Teacher at the US Yoga Alliance from Ukraine. Her Hatha Yoga classes are applicable for both beginners and intermediate students, a class level is chosen according to the current needs of the practitioners. Each class includes asana, vinyasa, vyayama, basic pranayama, concentration and relaxation techniques, focused on the long-time holding in the postures. The important thing she pays attention to is safety and proper asana adjustment as well as support of healthy spine.

Tsvetelina Gigova
Tsvetelina Gigova

After 15 years of competitions and a bunch of National titles, Tsveti decided to diversify her sports activities. So she find yoga a few years ago and became a regular visitor in the hot yoga and vinyasa flow classes. She loves the challenges and more dynamic practices, so the handstands are her favorite part in every class. Earlier this year she was also certified as a Gymnastic Bodies athlete. She attended the classes of Dylan Werner, Daniel Scott, Cristie Christensen, Jules Mitchell and Annie Carpenter. In her own practices, Tsveti combines elements of yoga, gymnastics and ballet.

Aleksandra Masleva
Aleksandra Masleva

Алекс се занимава със спортна гимнастика вече 14 години. Тя вярва, че гимнастиката стои в основата на всички спортове - комбинация от сила, гъвкавост, бързина и мобилност. Алекс е сертифициран фитнес инструктор, работила e както с малки деца, така и с възрастни. В часовете по гимнастика тя набляга на основни упражнения, целящи изграждането на сила, гъвкавост, подвижност и координация.

Stilian Stoianov
Stilian Stoianov

Stanley is a person who will take you one step forward in the benefit of athletic sport. From a child he starts practicing gymnastics and acrobatics. Over the years, sport has always been a part of his life. As a pilot and aviation engineer, he visits many places around the world, practicing various fighting sports, gymnastics, aero-yoga with diverse cultures and people. Because of this worldwide experience, he will approach you with great attitude and a mix of sports that contribute to your strength, mobility and body control. As a person who spends most of his time in the sky, he will try to bring your body and abilities to such a level.

Agnesh Kovach
Agnesh Kovach

Agnesh has always believed in the unlimited human abilities. In 2003, she met her teacher who let her towards the path of Satyananda Yoga /Integral Yoga/ as well as her spiritual teachers Swami Satyananda and Swami Nirandanananda Saraswati who are her inspiration and inexhaustible source of knowledge. Thanks to the years of practice, Agnesh learnt how to find her tranquility, how to slow down, how to be here and now, and how to deepen her own self-knowledge and understanding of the human body and its capabilities. She sees the body as the matter that provides home for the soul, and this is the reason that provokes Agnesh to deepen her knowledge about therapy through yoga. At Yoga Vibe Sofia she teaches classical yoga with an integrated approach, and her class is suitable for all levels. Last but not least - Agnesh reminds us that, above all the power of yoga is in the regular practice that is tailored accordingly our individual needs.

Antonia Jivkova
Antonia Jivkova

Tony is a psychologist and HIIT instructor (High Intensive Interval Training). Psychology is one of the main factors that made her realize the importance of the connection between the mind and the body. Tony believes that if we do not care for our bodies, it is very likely that we will also suffer emotionally, without even realizing the root cause of the unnatural emotions. HIIT trainings build muscles while burning fat and also speed up metabolism, even after the class the metabolic rate remains higher for hours. This type of workouts extends endurance, coordination, and even balance. Tony’s mission is to help her students love their bodies and feel better.

Bistra Kopanarova
Bistra Kopanarova

Bistra discovered yoga almost 5 years ago and today combines her dedication to practice, along with her other two passions - astrology and painting. She believes that yoga brings out the best of you. And according to her that's why we were born - to realize our greatest potential as much as possible. Additionally, Bistra is involved with fitness, cycling, horse riding, snowboarding, and climbing. She has just discovered water sports like surfing. She practices regularly yoga because for her it is a philosophy and a way of living.

Elitza Vachkova
Elitza Vachkova

Elitsa has been practicing yoga for 13 years. Her passion is yoga and pilates, and her goal is to help and train other people. Elitsa has a Masters in Kinesitherapy in Orthopedics and Traumatology, hence she is confident to believe that yoga and pilates could improve the physical and mental health of the people, as well as enhance their spiritual growth with meditation. As a therapist, she combines and explains the therapeutic power of asanas in order to improve the yoga posture of her students.

Gabby
Gabby

Gabriela has been practicing yoga since 1999. Yoga philosophy has captivated her with its depth and with the opportunities for development it reveals. The impact of yoga on the nervous system, on perception, and on the mind, provokes Gaby to strive for expanding her knowledge. Gaby teaches Hatha Yoga classes which are light and suited to anyone who has the aim and desire to get to know their body and mind better. As side effects of the regular practices with Gaby, her students can notice improvement in the physical, emotional, and mental health and well-being.

George
George

George has been practicing yoga for four years, but his spiritual search has started way earlier. In the physical practice of yoga, he discovered a very meaningful perspective on how yoga asanas can affect our mind and emotions as well as how they can help us reach different self-awareness. Currently he enjoys teaching classes focused on physical strength and on reversed poses and balances. His classes are suitable for people who want to challenge and enhance their physical practice.

Katrin Petkova
Katrin Petkova

Katrin has been actively engaged in hatsha, vinyasa, ashanga yoga and meditations for 4 years and she is a certified Ashtanga yoga instructor at the Bulgarian Ashtanga Yoga Academy. She fell in love with yoga during her first practice and then adopts yoga philosophy as a lifestyle. For Katrin yoga is a meeting of the body and soul. In her classes, she strives to share everything she has learnt but above all to share the joy and the delight of the practice. The Yoga Flow class she teaches is an energetic class combining movement and stillness, while focusing on the breath and aiming to synchronize the soul and body through movement and breath. Each practice finished with meditation to relax the body, to quiet mind and to allow it to connect with the heart and. The class is suitable for everyone. In addition to yoga, Katrin studies Development Psychology, Astrology, Reiki, and she also works with children.

Nina Denina
Nina Denina

"Practicing yoga gives me the opportunity to explore my inner being and to express it through teaching," says Nina Denina. Through yoga, she discovers tranquility, harmony, acceptance and pleasure from the movement. That's why she wants to share the practice with more and more people and lead them towards these inner discoveries. Nina’s mission is to incite people to discover and love themselves by starting from the love and care towards their body. She aims at showing her students the various opportunities the movement gives them, to help them learn to properly position their bodies and to show them how to move with pleasure. Because the stiff body stiffens the mind. Her classes are suitable for both beginners and practitioners. During her classes, she draws attention to the correct positioning of the body when performing yoga asanas as well as focuses on breathing while in movement and stillness.

Nora Pencheva
Nora Pencheva

Nora has become acquainted with the philosophy of Yoga, still at the university where she graduated in Philosophy. Through years of pure theory, her interest has deepened and Yoga becomes her way of life. He has practiced Yoga for more than 10 years, believing that practice develops personality at every level: physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. In June 2015 he graduated at NSA "Vasil Levski" as a licensed yoga teacher at the Bulgarian Yoga Federation. Sharing the belief that yoga is not just a way of life, it is a constructive transformative force that helps the individual's complete self-realization.

Rayna Cherneva
Rayna Cherneva

Райна практикува йога от 15 години, а преподава от 10 г. Преминала е през редица обучения, тренинги, семинари, в България и чужбина. Райна е завършила обучение за йога инструктор към НСА "В. Левски", учила е кундалини йога при Гуру Ратана, ащанга йога при Ирина Бъчварова и Майсор класове в Индия. Практикувала е Сатянанда йога при Александра Вукашинович и Българска йога асоциация. От близо 5 години се усъвършенста в звуколечение при различни майстори в това направление. Обича да преподава и вдъхновява хората за физическо и духовно усъвършенстване.

Svetla
Svetla

Besides being a singer and writer, Svetla Ivanova has practiced yoga for 25 years and for 6 years she has been a teacher. In her classes she combines classical hatha yoga with elements of ashtanga and vinyasa flow. As a typical artist, her every class is different and surprising. At Yoga Vibe East Svetla has two types of practices - Yoga for Pregnant and Yoga & Relaxation. Yoga for pregnant women is a practice dedicated to a more conscious and magical pregnancy, and is appropriate for women from the first to the last month of the pregnancy. At lunchtime, Svetla will immerse you in a beautiful practice called Yoga & Relaxation. This class combines long relaxation and recharging asana practice to lower the tension from the back, neck and shoulders and to refill you with new positive energy. Yoga & Relaxation has elements of gentle vinyasa, classic asanas, pranayama and relaxation, and is appropriate for all levels.

Vesela Petrova
Vesela Petrova

Vesela is a yoga instructor, a nutritionist and a health coach. "It is nice when someone takes care of you, especially if this someone is you." This is not only her motto, but also her life philosophy! She is combining her knowledge and experience as a nutritionist and a health coach with teaching yoga, which helps her to inspire people to go on the journey to getting to know themselves. Vesela has been practicing yoga for more than 7 years, as well as she has been gaining knowledge from teachers in Austria and Germany. Her classes include elements from different styles and techniques combined into a smooth vinyasa. The correct performance of the poses as well as the balance between strength and tenderness are the key to Vesela. For her yoga does not only happen on the mat, but also in life - it is a source of balance, inspiration and flexibility of the mind.

Konstantin Spaspov
Konstantin Spaspov

Kosta is a Classic yoga and Vinyasa flow instructor. His students can expect a diverse and versatile practice with more retention in the poses and focus on the transitions between them. Kosta combines his passion for yoga with one for motorcycles as he believes the happiness is a journey and not a destination. If you want to cultivate strength, improve your flexibility and balance, Kosta will be happy to share his practice with you.

Lilly
Lilly

Lily discovered yoga 5 years ago, while still working as a lawyer. For her, yoga is a wonderful way to motivate people through movement to rediscover their inner strength. Hence, Lily’s classes are dynamic and challenging, but at the same time is aiming at achieving awareness of the movements. At Yoga Vibe studios Lily teaches Vinyasa Flow as well as mobility and gymnastics classes.

Polina Marynich
Polina Marynich

Polina Marinich is a certified Iyengar yoga teacher since 2011. She has been practicing this style of yoga since 2003. Polina has attended yoga teacher training courses at the Iyengar yoga center in Moscow and also regularly attends the Iyengar Yoga Institute in Pune, India, where she has been taught by S.B.K.Iyengar, Gita, Prasant and Abidjan Iyengar. Today she keeps developing her yoga knowledge and practice by attending workshops of leading international teachers. At Yoga Vibe Polly is teaching Iyengar yoga as well as Therapy yoga classes for back pain.