• born 1952, married, 4 children
  • Iyengar Yoga Advanced Junior certified teacher, personally certified by B.K.S. Iyengar
  • Yoga since 1970, Iyengar Yoga since 1974,
  • founding member of Iyengar Yoga Association Germany e.V.,
  • member of the technical committee of IYD e.V.,
  • teacher’s trainer and assessor, moderator
  • interpreter and translator, medical practitioner, coronary therapist,
  • director of the Iyengar Yoga Institutes Rhein-Ahr e.V. in Cologne and Bad Neuenahr and of the Iyengar Yoga Academy Rhein-Ahr gGmbH (
  • Director of Samdosha-Ayurveda, Ayurveda practitioner since 1992 (
  • Since 1990 yearly studies at RIMYI in Pune, as well as participation in seminars with Dr. B.K.S. Iyengar and Dr. Geeta S. Iyengar, and Prashant Iyengar
  • Director of teacher’s training in Germany at the Iyengar Yoga Akademie Rhein-Ahr gGmbh and abroad, as well as international seminars


  • Apart from a number of articles (also in the first years for Yoga Aktuell) and interviews, DVD’s e.g. with Yogaeasy, etc…
  • Author of the book and DVD “Aufrecht, heiter und gelassen” published by Natur & Medizin.
  • Co-Author of the books “Motherhood” (Authors: Geeta S. Iyengar, Rita Keller, Kerstin Khattab) as well as “Menopause” (Authors: Geeta S. Iyengar, Rita Keller, Kerstin Khattab), published by Sterling and Thieme)

Iyengar-Yoga-Institut Rhein-Ahr e.V.