Eoin Finn is a yogi, surfer and blissologist from Vancouver, BC. A philosophy graduate, he has been deepening his understanding of Meditation, Yoga + Eastern Philosophy since 1989. He commitment deepened in the mid-nineties he moved to Maui and learned Ashtanga and Power Yoga and later Vinjana Yoga.
Life changing, mystical, shamanistic, radical and hilariously funny are only a few of the adjectives tossed around to describe Eoin Finn, by his blissful following of students from across the globe. The Canadian native is a globally renowned yogi, surfer and Blissologist who has been carving his original tracks through the metaphysical worlds of yoga, philosophy and movement since 1989.
Lauded by Yoga Journal magazine as “the Thoreau of Yoga” for his eco-activism and dedication to connecting yogis more deeply to the spirituality of nature; and by Oprah as “one to watch” Finn’s down to earth spirituality refreshes like cool water and his Blissology Yoga style centers on the simple idea of sharing happiness. He believes that to find bliss you must “seek quiet solitude in nature and your deepest heart will be known.”
In 1999 Eoin founded a yoga system called Blissology exploring strategies for bringing more joy, awe, love and bliss into our lives. Blissology is about mining for the source of love inside of all of us that is especially evident when we are quiet and present in Nature.
A Blissology Yoga class strikes the perfect balance between our ego drive and the infinitely kind and wise side of ourselves so that we treat our bodies, our communities and nature more sustainably and with more reverence. He has a gift for making complex concepts easy to grasp, and exudes enthusiasm into his teachings. In particular he is passionate about bringing spirituality down to earth, reclaiming quiet time in Nature as the greatest spiritual portal and our best source of health and happiness.
His visionary writings about health, happiness and interconnection have appeared alongside noted authors Deepak Chopra, Prince Charles, and Eckhart Tolle, and include features in Vogue, InStyle, Yoga Journal and Oprah Magazine.
Fusing his passion for athletics and yoga, Eoin has prepared over 100 Olympians as well as pro-athletes from around the world for high-level competition. Eoin’s teaching offers a heart-opening, invigorating and experiential practice, grounded with humour, dynamism and a focus on both physical and energetic alignment, not to mention some great yoga grooves inspired by his love for surfing and the ocean. Yoga, when practicedwith this holistic awareness becomes fluid therapy, movement guided by the innate knowledge of our anatomy and evolution
A passionate ocean-activist, he started the “Blissology EcoKarma project” in 2014 raising aid and awareness through yoga and activism for the world’s precious but imperiled coral reefs. Thus far, he has helped replant over 1 sq km of coral reef in the Florida Keys and continues this work in Australia, North America and Indonesia today.
He counts among his teachers Ravi Ravindra, Nadia Toraman, David Swenson, David Williams, Pattabhi Jois, Nancy Gilgoff, Donna Holleman, Orit Sen Gupta, Gioia Irwin, Myofascial Alignment teacher Tom Myers and Body Mind Psychotherapist Susan Aposhyan and Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen of Body Mind Centering. He also studied Karate in Osaka, Japan for many years; disciplines that are infused into the holistic mind body heart experience of Blissology Yoga.