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Ali Cramer

Laughing Lotus Yoga Center

Ali Cramer ERYT is honored to be one of the Co-Creative Directors of Laughing Lotus NYC, as well as teaching for both the Lotus 200 hour and 300 hour Teacher Training Programs. Her Lotus Flow Vinyasa classes are inspired by her past life in dance and choreography, her passion for Ayurveda, the play of music, body, and breath, and the energy and community of New York City. She is infinitely grateful to her Teachers, Dana Flynn, Jasmine Tarkeshi, Maya Tiwari, Robert Svaboda, and Scott Blossom. Ali leads workshops and retreats both nationally and internationally, and writes a weekly Ayurveda column for Find her on Facebook and stay in the loop-at Laughing Lotus, there is always something special happening-Ali frequently has live music for class, an inversion... Read the profile >>

Jeffrey Villanueva

Jeffrey Villanueva began his journey of Yoga in 2007, immediately reaching an emotional level within the practice that struck him. Yoga has taught him compassion, love, and all the tenets to be cultivated as a yogi in his journey to be of service, not only to himself, but through himself to the world. He feels he has been very blessed to be in the Jivamukti community and to become a certified Jivamukti Yoga Teacher, respectfully thanking Sharon-ji, David-ji, and Russell Simmons for making that possible. Wisdom, Bhakti, Love, Respect, and friendship have come as dear instructions imparted by his beloved teacher Sangeeta Vallabhan--sometimes sweet, sometimes difficult--always in a way that encouraged him to be the best that he can be. Jeffrey continues to daily immerse himself in his... Read the profile >>