Mela Mariposa

Mela is a yoga teacher, nurse and holistic nutritionist from Switzerland.

As a certified yoga teacher she offers classes, workshops and retreats all over the world. She has studied various styles of yoga from Ashtanga to Vinyasa while her main practice is based on Kundalini Yoga, taught through Reinhard Gammenthaler, the last disciple of Dhirendra Brahmachari. It utilizes unique combinations of Asanas, Mudras, Bhandas and Pranayama.

As a nurse she has always been interested in health and bodywork and has extensive experience working with children and teenagers in psychiatric clinics.

Mela loves exploring various forms of bodywork in her daily life. She finds her joy in yoga, dance, acrobatics, breath-work, massage and singing. As a teacher she endeavors to share her abundance in a fun and transformative environment.

In her partner-acrobatics classes students will explore depths of trust, touch and an awareness of their whole body.