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Shiva Rea

Movement is life for Shiva Rea, M.A, global prana vinyasa teacher, activist, and innovator in the evolution of vinyasa yoga around the world from large-scale festivals and conferences to unplugged retreats. She has taught thousands of students, teachers, and movers and shakers how to integrate yoga as a way of life.

As founder of Prana Vinyasa & Samudra Global School for Living Yoga, she integrates the roots of vinyasa, yoga, ayurveda, and tantra in creative and life-transforming online courses, workshops, retreats, and trainings. Her studies in the Krishnamacharya lineage, kalarippayatu, world dance, yogic arts, and somatic movement infuse her approach to living yoga and embodying the flow.

Shiva has collaborated across many fields and is known for offering the synthesis form of Vinyasa Flow throughout the world, bringing the roots of yoga alive for modern practitioners in creative, dynamic, and life-transforming ways for over 25 years around the globe.

She is a pioneer in reviving the art of namaskar through diverse namaskars or salutations as well as developing wave-sequencing, three-part vinyasa to teaching alignment in the flow, energetic alignment, multi-dimensional sequencing, mandala circular wave-sequencing, rasa prana vinyasa, and integrating the creative, spontaneous movement known as “sahaja” in post-modern yoga.

Since 2000, Shiva has created and offered over 27 award-winning DVD-CD’s for home practice as well as served as an ambassador for prAna, Banyan Botanicals, and the catalyst for Yoga Energy Activism and the Global Mala Project which has raised awareness and funds for local and global climate change. She is a contributor/featured author in media from Origin, Mantra, Yoga Journal Magazine, and featured in the LA Times, Vanity Fair, and Self. Her latest book, Tending the Heart Fire – Living in Flow with the Pulse of Life is about living vinyasa, our energetic heart, and our energy future.

She has led free-form movement in festivals from Wanderlust, Chant 4 Change, Yoga Journal Live, Yogini Conferences, Bhakti Fest, Lightening in a Bottle, Barcelona Yoga Festival, Earthdance, Beloved, Bali Spirit Festival, TEDx, Tadasana Festival, and Burning Man. Shiva has collaborated with many DJ’s, artists and musicians to bring the art and healing power of music into the flow of yoga live and through the compilation and original music for yoga as a moving meditation for everybody.

Upcoming Programs by Shiva Rea

VARANASI - Maha Shivratri Shiva/Shakti Tandava; Ganges Bhakti Prana Vinyasa Teacher Immersion

Also With Demetri Velisarius

February 9 - 15, 2018

NOTES Feb 9-15th (6 nights) Varanasi - Maha Shivratri Shiva/Shakti Tandava; Bhakti Prana Vinyasa Teacher Immersion Hotel Ganges Upstairs rooms 8000rps = 124.00 - how many?  bed configuration? Downstairs rooms 5500 rps = 85.00 - how many?  bed configuration? Kerala ShivaShakti Rejuvenation Retreat 200-300-500 Prana Vinyasa Teacher Immersion Varanasi * Malabar Coast, Kerala four hours […]

KERALA - Teacher Immersion + Soma Rasa Vinyasa/Rejuvenation and Art of Kalarippayatu

Also With Demetri Velisarius

February 15 - 22, 2018

Feb 15-22 (7 nights) Kerala - Khajuraho Teacher Immersion + Soma Rasa Vinyasa/Rejuvenation and Art of Kalarippayatu Kerala Shiva Shakti Rejuvenation Retreat 200-300-500 Prana Vinyasa Teacher Immersion Varanasi * Malabar Coast, Kerala four hours of yoga daily yoga on the ganga Meditation and kirtan on ganga temple pilgrimages 05 Garden cottages, 08 special cottages, 06 […]

BYRON BAY - Chakra Mandala Vinyasa - Movement Alchemy in a Changing World

February 27 - March 4, 2018

Closest airports: Ballina / Byron airport and Coolangatta / Gold Coast airport - both about 45 - 60mintues away depending on traffic. People can easily arrange their own transfer via a shuttle Or hire a car: FB group: I have added you to the Prana Vinyasa Yoga Tribe (Aust / […]

JAMAICA: Roots, Rhythm and Flow

May 1 - 6, 2018

We will be selling 3 rooms at the caves as part of the retreat experience in Jamaica They will send the pics and the cost of each room Should be super simple. If you want to start that for Retreat Guru, there will be a retreat ticket experience as well as local rate. We will […]

HUMALIWO- Embodying the Pulse, Surya / Vira / Prana Danda

July 31 - August 4, 2018

at Mandala in Santa Monica list hostel $25/night and other local hotels etc