Our Yoga Centre nestles in the beautiful and tranquil Schoemanshoek valley on the
way to the famous Cango Caves surrounded by the majestic  Swartberg Mountain 
the BKS Iyengar Yoga Centre offers the complete yoga experience. 
Our fully equipped Centre is designed to give you, the yoga practitioner, the
opportunity to experience quality yoga tuition in this peaceful and pristine setting.
The Schoemanshoek valley offers a variety of suitable accommodation
to complete the experience.
Our Mission


​​The BKS Iyengar Yoga Centre is committed to promote
the art, science and philosophy of Yoga
according to the teachings of
B.K.S. Iyengar, Geeta S. Iyengar & Prashant S. Iyengar

Explore his Legacy

14 December 1918 - 20 August 2014

"It is my profound hope that my end can be your beginning"  BKS Iyengar

The Centre

The BKS Iyengar Yoga Centre, is owned and run by

senior certifed Iyengar yoga teacher

David Jacobs (Senior Intermediate III) and Jürgen Meusel (Introductory level II). 

The Centre proudly carries, with his blessing and permisson,

the name of our teacher and mentor , Shri B.K.S. Iyengar.

Jürgen and David

BKS Iyengar Yoga Centre Oudtshoorn is the largest

Iyengar yoga-based retreat Centre in Africa offering aspiring teachers the opportunity to learn

in a unique immersion environment

in breathtaking surroundings at the foothills of

the Swartberg mountains, in the Klein Karoo.

The Centre is located in Schoemanshoek about 12.5kms outside Oudtshoorn on the R328 to the famous Cango Caves.

Our Centre is BKS Iyengar's footprint in South Africa

Dr. Geeta S. Iyengar

7 December 1944 - 16 December 2018

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