Rodrigo Pinheiro was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He received his 1,340 hour teacher training certificate with Bel Aguiar and his teacher Joao Paulo Pereira at Yoga & Cultura in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, and is a graduate of the First Brazilian University of Yoga. In early 2009 he moved to San Diego to spread his knowledge around Southern California.
He has practice with many Yoga masters and experts such as DeRose, Orlando Cani, Edgardo Caramella, Carlos Cardoso, Sergio Santos, among others.
Rodrigo has the goal to teach Yoga for beginners and advanced students, with emphasis in pranayama (breathing techniques), asana (body techniques), yoganidra (relaxation technique) and meditation.