Daniela Riva is a unique teacher of Indian Dance and master teacher of Yoga, having dedicated most of her life to sacred dance and more than a decade to the practice of these ancient arts of India.
Following traditional Yogic, Tantric and Ayurvedic principles, she guides her students to open to the awareness and beauty of their body-temple and to discover the inner power of transformation encoded in these ancient sacred arts.
Daniela had been absorbing traditional practices of Yoga in India as a lifestyle. She had been trained for more than a decade in Indian classical dance (Bharat Natyam) in Chennai, in the Viniyoga at the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram of Chennai and in Ashtanga Yoga Mysore style with Rolf&Marci Naujokat, in Goa, India. She also been undergone an intense training of traditional oil massage Abhyangam and elements of nutrition of Ayurveda, in Kerala, India.
Her teachers blessed her and appointed her to begin sharing these ancient arts of the Sacred Feminine, and since then she has been teaching in all Europe, in USA (California) and India to hundreds of students.
Daniela’s devotion for Indian traditions and love to her students makes her way of teaching unique, as she continues perpetuating the tradition, making it contemporary for everybody.
Daniela guides and supports with safety each students and Women’s group into Temple Tantric Rituals, to allow a deep process of transformation to happen, and to embody the Shakti and the Divine Feminine.