BKS Iyengar is known as the world's greatest yoga teacher. To become certified to teach Iyengar Yoga, teachers must undergo a rigorous assessment process. It is why studying with a certified teacher makes such a difference. While many teachers are affiliated with one of the studios listed in our studio section, there are many teachers who are independent. You can find the names of all teachers in your area, including independents, by running a search here: