Holistic and Yoga Team

Lewis

Lewis started to study Reiki 15 years ago to help understand and develop his healing connections with energy and guides.
Now a Reiki Master & Teacher, his healing is all by intuition and guidance.
Being able to see and feel where energy blocks are and where they originate from, and given the assistance needed to help remove and release them.

Over the years he has also studied Sound Healing, Emotional Freedom Technique, Massage, Nutrition, the Power of Herbs, Vinyasa Yoga, Pranayama, Meditation, QiGong and Tai Chi.
This has given him a wide understanding of how the body works and functions on a physical, emotional and energetic level, and how to use different approaches to target areas quickly and effectively.

Betty

Betty trained 30 years ago as a fitness and Pilates instructor and has taught yoga since 1997.
She completed 4 different yoga teacher trainings and many intensives and workshops.
She was fortunate to study with and learn from the great Yogis of our time.(B.K.S Iyengar, K.Pathabi Jois T.K.V.Desikachar and A.G.Mohan.)

Her style of teaching could be described as Fusion Yoga, it combines Pilates Ashtanga , Hatha, kriya Pranayam and Yoga Philosophy.
She travels yearly to India to deepen her spiritual and yogic lifestyle.

Betty produced 4 yoga Nidra C.D.”s and one version for children.
Betty has been on the yogic path for 40 years and her emphasis is in moving through strong asana to the quiet still point within!

Yvonne

Yvonne transformed her life in the past 6 years from a mind-driven business woman to a heart-driven passionate yoga teacher and humble Reiki Master and teacher.

On her spiritual journey through India, Thailand, Nepal and Brazil Yvonne spent several months living in different international spiritual communities practicing yoga, meditation and pranayama on a daily basis and practicing intuitive healing.
She participated in Silent and Buddhist Meditation Retreats, successfully completed two 200hr Yoga TTCs (Ashtanga and Alignment Yoga) and a Cacao Ceremony & 5 Element Dance Teacher Training and joined various personal growth workshops based on energy, breath and creative work.
All these experiences contributed to her transformation, but Reiki played the key role in her transformation process.

Full of gratitude Yvonne can say that she found her purpose of life in giving Reiki treatments and trainings, a way to follow her deep inner longing to give back..

Peter

Vishaka has studied and taught Yoga, classical Indian music, Vedic Astrology, Vedic Wisdom and Sciences and the sacred art of Vedic rituals and fire pujas -Agni Hotra all for almost 20 years.
He originally at 17 years old learned the Iching , The I Ching, or Book of Changes, a common source for both Confucianist and Taoist philosophy.
He also has an undergraduate degree in comparative religion at UCSB in California.
Originally a Scientist, Inventor with a degree in Civil Engineering and the author of over 15 Us Patents on environmental cleanup systems.
He founded and was owner and teacher at a Yoga studio in California- Yoga House Santa Ynez in 1997 and a music producer for mantras and devotional music in Hawaii.

Currently for the last 5 years he has been traveling through exotic countries in the world such as India, Thailand, Australia, Bali and Europe teaching classes on the Yugas and Vedic cycles of time and the teachings on the Vedas, Basic and advanced concepts in classes on Hindu Astrology and giving public discourse and Vedic Fire Pujas.

Kathy

Kathy began her studies in Esoteric Yoga and Meditation, at Las Piramides Del Ka Meditation Center in Guatemala.
She continued to live and work there for most of the last 21 years.
During this time she also began her studies and work in the Healing Arts through Energy Channeling, Crystal Therapy, Massage, Aura Cleansing and the Kabalistic Tree of
Life.

In all her work, whatever it might be… The desire is always to bring more awareness to the Physical, Emotional, Mental, and Spiritual Aspects of Self.
Awareness of Breath, and the 4 Elements (Earth, Water, Air, Fire), are key to understanding and harmonizing these 4 Levels and Aspects.

Kathy now teaches Yoga and Meditation Del Ka abroad, based on these Universal teachings of Las Piramides Del Ka.
She also offers Healing Therapies embodying these same principles, assisting One to balance and heal within the deeper levels of Self in All Aspects.

Lukas

Lukas’ aptitude for energy healing modalities manifested in his childhood.
At the tender age of 8 he was trained in Reiki healing by his mother – a yoga teacher and energy healer.
Having practiced many forms of martial arts with focus on internal styles like Tai Chi has helped to further develope his abilities.
However his spiritual journey started in earnest 6 years ago when he experienced a powerful week long state of Samadhi.
Needless to say the memory of this event has driven his life ever since.

These days Lukas teaches Kundalini Yoga, gives Reiki healing/chakra balancing.
Recently, in accordance with the Shiva-Shakti tradition of Tantra Yoga he has been ordained to administer Shaktipat Diksha.
Shaktipat Diksha is the highest Tantric ritual aiming at awakening Kundalini Shakti.
Here at Orion Lukas is sharing his healing passion by offering Chi Nei Tsang treatments.

Chi Nei Tsang literally means “working with the energy of the internal organs”.
It’s an ancient Toasit system of abdominal massage utilizing Chi energy, detoxifying and rejuvenating the internal organs.
Apart from that CNT treatments relieve suppressed emotions and energetic blockages thus being capable of producing profound transformational results.
CNT is particularly useful for people undergoing various detox programs.

Gualter

Gualter Sarraiocco – Gualter goes by his Sanskirt name ‘Baskara.’

Baskara has spent half of his life traveling from Asia to the American continent in search of the knowledge from the ancestor traditional healers. His main teacher is the Vaidya Swami Joythimayananda from whom he received the deep training in Ayurvedic Abyangam massage. Baskar followed his intuition and learned Vinyasa Yoga, Indian Vedic astrology, Cupping Therapy, Tantric practices, and Shamanism.

Gualter will be offering healing at Orion through his unique style of cupping therapy. What is Cupping therapy? Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People receive treatment for many purposes to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation, and as a type of deep-tissue massage. Baskar combines massage, cupping and Vedic astrology to access hidden “memories” the body carry and heal past traumas in the physical body. Cupping is a great way to alleviate the heaviness of family karmic “luggage”, and help remove unconscious memories from previous life’s karmas.



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Holistic and Yoga Team was last modified: March 11th, 2019 by orionadmin