Cristina Kalyani began studying yoga at age of 11, as a practitioner of Hatha and Bhakti yoga. At age 18, she started teaching in many alternative communities in Brazil, then enrolled as a full time student at UNI Yoga School. Exploring several lineages of yoga, encountering Kundalini yoga in Guatemala and spending a few months in a Vaishnava, “Hare Krishna” ashram in the mountains of Chile.
- 500 hours of advanced course study in classic Hatha yoga, Patanjali yoga sutras, Ayurvedic and Yogic lifestyle in Yoga Vidya Dham school from a direct disciple of Swami Satyananda of the esteemed Bihar School of Yoga.
- Initiated into Karma Sanyasa where she received her spiritual initiation and name into the Saraswati order with one of the greatest teachers of all times Swami Satsangananda Saraswati from Bihar school of Yoga.
- Level two course with Dolores Cannon, author of 17 books on quantum healing hypnosis therapy and Brien Weiss PHD psychiatrist and hypnotherapist author of best seller "Many lives many masters".
-One and half year pilgrimage by horse presenting Asana Choreography and introducing yoga to the unprivileged people in the mountains of Peru with non profit NGO: www.nomadsunited.com
Kalyani is woven yoga, meditation and quantum healing with the intention of studying the origins of yoga helping people recognize and interact with their higher self to gain enlightenment and full understanding of our divine nature .
She has traveled more then 27 countries and have lead retreats around the globe, living in Costa Rica she has worked with Yoga, Ceremony, Meditation, chromotherapy, hypnotherapy, Reiki and Healing massages attracting appointments with Gisele Bundchen, Olsen twins, Jill Hennessy, Mel Gibson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gwyneth Paltrow and others.