chama:
Founder and director of TOKYO YOGA (TYG), is one of the leading yoga teachers in Japan.
He has been exploring and balancing the body and mind in order to experience wellbeing and
peace through practicing Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga and Craniosacral Therapy, studied directly
under Sri K. Pattabhi Jois and Judith Lasater. chama is highly skilled at drawing out the full
potential of individual bodies with a wealth of unique and anatomically-based teaching methods.

To share the experience and benefits of yoga, chama currently teaches at his own studios and
many workshops throughout Japan including major public yoga events such as Yoga Fest,
Yoga Aid Japan, and Yoga at Patagonia. He publishes the most popular free yoga magazine,
YOGAYOMU; supervises the production of DVDs and yoga books; and appears in various
media, including magazines and on the web.Chama is a leader of YOGA volunteer group “Yoga and Music(YAM)”.
In 2011,He took a group of volunteers to Tohoku, Tsunami area.
Chama’s work has been featured in Yoga Journal.