More About Maha
MAHA (Michelle Martin) [ she/her/hers ] ERYT- 500, is a Reiki Master and Yoga Teacher-Trainer. For the past 5 years, she has been guiding yoga classes, workshops, yoga teacher trainings, and continuing education programs in New York City and abroad.. She is passionate about understanding the spiritual reality that pervades human existence and has dedicated her life to studying the psychological implications of a spiritually-focused life . A vegetarian for 14 years and mom to five dogs, Maha loves animals and is inspired to spread awareness for animal rights worldwide.
Exceeding 2,000 hours of completed yoga trainings through a variety of traditions, Maha has studied: Restorative yoga with Judith Hanson Lasater, Meditation with Yogi Charu, Ashtanga Yoga with David Swenson, Rocket Yoga with David Kyle, and Ghosh Yoga with Ida Jo and Scott Lamps.
Maha’s asana teaching style is informed and inspired largely by her most salient teachers Jared McCann and Marcus Veda. She is currently pursuing her MA (Psychology in Education) at Columbia University’s Spirituality Mind Body Institute. When she is not facilitating international trainings for Indra Yoga Institute and the School Yoga Institute, you can find her on the schedule in New York City at Y7 Studios and Lighthouse Yoga.