Zain Syed is a Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher at the Introductory level 1 and 2. Zain has been trained extensively in the ways of the Iyengar method through his mentor Heather Haxo Phillips at Adeline Yoga Studio in Berkeley, California. He studies regularly with senior Iyengar teachers Carrie Owerko, Lois Steinberg and Carolyn Belko. He is currently studying for the next certification level of Intermediate Junior 1 .
Since teaching his first class at the San Quentin Prison, Zain served as a devoted teacher of the Prison Yoga Project where he taught every week for over six years. He also taught at the Iyengar Yoga Institute of San Francisco as well as YogaWorks in Marin.
Yogi Zain's demonstrations continue to inspire and engage a broad spectrum of eager students, encouraging their practice, the Iyengar way. By creatively sharing his passion for Iyengar yoga on social media, Zain has built a following online though his inspiring demo videos, shared and viewed by yoga communities around the world. He travels across the globe to teach workshops in different countries.