Pierre Bélisle has been on a spiritual path since 1983 (Rebirth, Course in Miracles, Meditation, Tantra, Tai Chi, …).
In 1990, he discovers yoga and, in 1992, he undertakes his yoga teacher training at Kripalu Centre in Lennox, MA.
After a 23 year carreer in the Canadian Armed Forces as a telecommunications officer followed by 10 years of private sector consulting in systems engineering, he leaves that environment in 1994 to devote his time to the teaching of yoga yoga full-time.
Pierre often returns to Kripalu for continuing training and, in 2005, he completed the professional level 500 hours yoga teacher training program.
Pierre has explored a wide range of other styles of yoga (Bikram, Ashtanga, Power, Sivananda, Iyengar, Anusara, Svaroopa, Kundalini, …) and he integrates some of these concepts in his own teaching.
Pierre studied Traditional Thai Yoga Massage at the Wat Pho Traditional Medical School in Bangkok, Thailand and in Chiang Mai, Thailand in 1997.
In 1994, he completed a 300 hour training and certification in Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy, a powerful healing modality based on yoga.
Pierre taught yoga at Studio Corps et Âme in Hull from 1992 to 1996 and at the Rama Lotus yoga centre in Ottawa from 1998 to 2005. He also taught yoga at the Sprothèque in Hull and in the workplace through the RA Centre. Through all these years, Pierre also created
and offered a variety of workshops dealing with yoga, meditation and personal growth.
Pierre is an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher at the 500 hours level (E-RYT 500) with the Yoga Alliance. He has taught more than 5,000 hours of yoga since 1992 and he has co-led four Hatha Yoga Teacher Training at Rama Lotus yoga
Centre in Ottawa.
In 2005, Pierre stopped offering public yoga classes and dedicated his time to the training of French-speaking yoga teachers.
Pierre is fascinated with the complexity and wisdom of the human body and by the power of yoga to reveal subtle anatomical and physiological details for the integration of Body, Mind and Spirit.
His commitment is to help people quickly connect with their innate power and wisdom through their body and apply those insights to their everyday life.
Pierre can be reached at 819-661-7841 or by e-mail .