Fornari is a yoga teacher and yoga therapist, a massage
teacher and therapist, and a Fogo Sagrado teacher and therapist.
He lives in Rio de Janeiro, and is director, teacher and therapist
of one of the best Yoga and Heilpraktiker institute of the city,
called Espaço Saúde (Health Place).
Ernani was vice-president and teacher of the “Brazilian
Association of Yoga Teachers”, and is founder-member of
the “Brazilian Association of Ayurveda”.
He created the Cosmic Breathing therapy - an integration between
the science of Yoga Pranayama, the Holotropic Breathing by S.Grof
and the Rebirth by L.Orr with Fogo Sagrado; and created the Quantic
Touch - an integration between Ayurvedic massage, Indian chiropractic
and Spiritual massage with Fogo Sagrado.
He worked in Brazil and Europe (Germany and Austria), with Monica
Oliveira, between 2003 and 2008 as a Fogo Sagrado therapist and
teacher, doing thousands of single sessions and teaching many
He is a musician and recorded 4 CDs with mantras from India, Afro-Brazilian
music, North and South American native songs and traditional Brazilian
country and folk songs.
Ernani lived for 20 years in the mountains near Rio de Janeiro
where he was one of the pioneers in the organic agriculture production
He wrote 7 books about Ecology, Vegetarian Food, Organic Agriculture
and Spiritual Songs.
Currently he is writing a book about Fogo Sagrado and another
one about Yoga.