Dr Anne Combrinck (PhD)
Anne Combrinck (Annapurna) is one of the founders of Ananda Sanga Educational Institute since 1991. She has been teaching yoga and meditation since 1987. She is the senior Lecturer and Facilitator for Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) & Yoga Therapy Teacher at Ananda Sanga Educational Institute, South Africa, since 1997.
Anne is the Senior Trainer of Yoga Teachers at Ananda Sanga since 2002. Trainer of Advanced Yoga Teachers (500 hour level), since 2003. Teacher of yoga and relaxation at Stellenbosch Health Hydro for nine years, 1993-2002.
Anne gave up a career at the CSIR, in Analytical Chemistry and Marine Research in 1992 (from 1977) to teach yoga and study further in the wellness and health field. She regularly writes articles for health magazines on yoga and related issues.
She has studied Kriya Yoga, Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda in the USA and India with respected and well-known teachers. She has also completed study in various short courses in Nutrition; Touch for Health; Specialised Kinesiology; Brain Gym; Educational Kinesiology; and Vision Improvement, amongst others. She is also a facilitator and trainer in Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) & MYYO Technique.