Elaina is an inspired yogini dedicated to celebrating and exemplifying the value of spiritual life to foster greater freedom and joyfulness in our daily lives. She is a kriya yoga practitioner and life student of yoga philosophy and esoteric wisdom. The deep impact of yoga has given her a great appreciate for the simple things in life and a revered love of nature. As a yoga teacher, Elaina’s intention is to expand awareness of body and mind – encouraging self-acceptance, peace of mind, and equanimity. In her classes you can expect to connect inwardly and experience that inner spark of joy while gaining a greater knowledge of proper alignment, and your ability to be balanced and build strength. The purpose of yoga is to be happy – it’s about understanding our true nature and then living in harmony with life. Through the practice we illuminate our inner brilliance, awaken our consciousness, and shine our true selves. As we shine brighter the world becomes brighter. Now is the time, let’s practice yoga and Liberate our Lives!
Elaina is a 300 hour trained Yoga Teacher in Hatha, Kriya, and Raja, along with being certified in Meditation and Aqua Yoga. In addition, Elaina is a Kriya Yoga Astrologer and seminary graduate (yogic priest) through the Temple of Kriya Yoga in Chicago. She offers spiritual guidance, astrological counseling, group facilitation, women’s circles and sacred ceremony.