jenny moradfar meyer heard sanskrit for the first time at the jivamukti yoga school. after completing a 500 hour teacher certification there in 2000, jenny dove deeper into the language. she has studied with dr. m. a. jayashree in india; with vyaas houston of the american sanskrit institute, at ananda ashram with professor ram karan sharma and eminent scholar bharati balmes, and is currently at columbia university with professors sheldon pollock, somadeva vasudeva, and guy leavitt. jenny holds a bfa from the school of visual arts. she has studied the ashtanga yoga system with sri k. pattabhi jois in mysore, india, and with eddie stern in new york city.