Angel Lucia, E-RYT 500 - has spent the past 13 years as a yoga practitioner/instructor/teacher trainer. She is the Founder and Director of Bindu Yoga Studio, and a state licensed massage therapist. Her background includes over 13 years as a bodyworker with advanced studies in Thai Yoga Massage. Inspired by the teachings of her primary teachers: Swamini Kali Ray, Shiva Rea, Duncan Wong, Simon Park, Shakta Kaur Khalsa, along with many others who have illuminated her path. Angel has also had the honor and privilege in assisting Shiva Rea in classes, giving her the ability to work side by side with one of the most respected and highly regarded teachers in yoga. Finding a deep connection with yoga, Angel is continuously grateful for the changes and growth it brings to her life on and off the mat.
Currently, Angel teaches ongoing classes at Bindu Yoga Studio, serves her private students with personalized instruction, and directs the Teacher Training Program at Bindu. Angel has taught yoga to underprivileged children and runaways, started a yoga program in a homeless shelter for women and children and teaches regularly to persons recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Seva (selfless service) is an integral part of the practice of yoga. Angel strives to work with many organizations and makes every effort to raise awareness and funds for those she serves.
Known for her creative and playful classes, Angel encourages people to connect and explore the vast potential of their own hearts and sees the practice as a powerful tool to uncover the true self – using the physical body to liberate the pure joy, radiance, and bliss that lives within!