The name IYENGAR derives from Yogacharya BKS. IYENGAR, an international renowned Yoga Master.

In 2004, he was named by Time Magazine as one of the hundred most influential people in the world. He is also the author of many Yoga books. The Master is universally recognized and honored for the depth of his understanding and the teaching of the art, science and philosophy of Yoga. He developed an innovative approach and devoted himself to the study of classical Yoga and medical sciences. Master IYENGAR is an inspiration.

Our Yoga center offers

Regular Classes in the Center & Online

Regular IYENGAR Yoga Classes, adapted to all practice levels.

Welcoming peaceful ambiance

The center has a good overall atmosphere. The space has natural light, is large and is equipped with all the necessary material to practice IYENGAR Yoga.

Online classes via Zoom with all the necessary equipment. We will ajust the poses in according the material you have at home.

Certified Teachers

All the teachers are certified in IYENGAR Yoga and passed through a rigorous model of training  and teaching.

What Students are Saying


The founder

Rita Pereira is the founder of Centro IYENGAR Yoga Lisboa – São Vicente. She practices Yoga since 2005 and started teaching in 2012. Since 2016 is a certified teacher in IYENGAR Yoga. Practicing, learning, and teaching Yoga is her life and besides her certification, she wants to honor the IYENGAR tradition giving her Master´s name to the Center.