Celia Anne’s teaching style is direct, creative, down to earth, intuitive and passionately committed to supporting the practice of Yoga in a light hearted and joyful yet dedicated atmosphere.
Jivamukti Yoga Teacher, RYT 500
Styles also include Prana Flow + Classical Hatha Yoga
One to One, Group + Partner Yoga
Many Clients are in Creative Arts + Entertainment
Experience with and appreciation for Ashtanga, Iyengar, Kundalini, Hot Yoga
Guides all levels on the yogic path including the Beginner and the Senior community
She is a freelance writer for publications including Mara Schiavetti’s A Green Beauty Magazine and LA YOGA Magazine.
Celia has been teaching in the USA and Internationally since 2000. She was on the staff at LA YOGA magazine for four years as executive assistant to Julie Deife, creator and editor. Home based in Los Angeles, California until life moved her to Paris, France in 2015, she taught weekly classes at Golden Bridge Yoga Hollywood. She was the resident Yoga teacher at award-winning Cornerstone Theatre Company in Los Angeles for six years with Bill Rauch as artistic director. Her extensive and distinguished private clientele have included Samuel Goldwyn Jr. , Peggy Anne DiCaprio, Gustaf Skarsgard, Leslie Tamarabuchi (California Institute of the Arts), Johanna Went, Tom White (International Documentary Association), Eric Berg (Kingsgate Films). Many in the entertainment field but not exclusively to. Celia enjoys working with all ages and levels on the Yoga path, with a sweet spot for the beginner.
Celia Anne has a personal interest in the humanitarian effort, social justice and cultural diversity that includes the full spectrum of spiritual traditions and the many ways we perceive and make sense of the world we live in. She was inspired by the writing of Krishnamurti at age nine and was always drawn to the mystical, even through some wild years as a youth in Brooklyn, New York. Particular spiritual contemplation in Tibetan Buddhism, Taoism, Kashmir Shaivism Tantra, the Wise Woman Tradition, Native American Shamanism, Brazilian Spiritism, Ayurveda, The Divine Feminine, Christ Consciousness and A Course In Miracles. Many paths that have led to one. Her quest has led her to travels which have included North America, India, South America and Europe.
She completed her original training at Center For Yoga in Los Angeles. She is a certified Jivamukti teacher, the method conceived by Sharon Gannon and David Life and has also been profoundly inspired by and completed advanced training in Prana Flow with Shiva Rea. Other remarkable teachers have included Daniel Odier, Paul Ortega Muller, Swami Shankardev Saraswati and Christopher Tompkins. Frank White who taught one of the most challenging classes at age 80, Micheline Berry, Steve Walther, Mark Whitwell (Heart of Yoga), Siri Sevak Kaur (Kundalini Yoga) and her first Yoga teacher Mary Flinn at the neighborhood yoga studio in Brooklyn.
“Creative. Innovative. Open-minded. Open-hearted. Our sessions with Celia are a journey to
flexibility, strength and loving kindness.”
Tom White- Editor of Documentary Magazine
Karen Mack- Founder & Executive Director of LA Commons
“Celia Anne’s style is authentic, intuitive and creative.”
Kelly Sullivan Walden-Americas #1 Dream Expert and
“Her style is inclusive,progressive and enlivening, a lovely balance of softness and strength. She works with a diverse group of us, but is always adept at treating each of us with great attentiveness.”
Leslie Tamarabuchi-California School of the Arts
“Celia Anne is wonderful to work with.”
Samuel Goldwyn Jr.- Samuel Goldwyn Films
“Celia’s compassion, humility and genuine capacity to pass this onto others
is a blessing to us all.”
Peggy Anne DiCaprio
“Celia Anne is sensitive, perceptive and very knowledgable.”
David Crow- Environmentalist, Founder of Floracopeia
Author of In Search of The Medicine Buddha
“All of the students were ignited!”
Nicole Torre-Emmy nominated Documentary and Television Director/Producer
Very magnetic and engaging in a disarming way,
Celia Anne pulls you in and enlightens you.
Kirk Nielsen- Founder of Harmonious Earth
“Celia’s sessions unveil a lot of things for me.
Actually they bring to the surface what I feel deep inside…”
“She tunes into the needs of her students.
She has magnetic appeal and I really appreciate her clarity.”
“Celia is one of the finest yoga teachers I have studied with.
NATURAL HEALING EDUCATOR & GAIA WOMEN GLOBAL & JOURNALIST
Co-Founder of Gaia Women Global with Krista Holland
Freelance Writer for Eco-Publications including Mara Schiavetti’s A Green Beauty
where she served for two joyful years as Wellness Editorial Consultant and Writer
Clinical Herbalist with extensive training in Western Herbs
Ojai Center of Phytotherapy in Clinical Herbalism graduate as taught by Amanda McQuade Crawford
Long Term Apprenticeships with Robin Rose Bennett and Judith Berger in the Wise Woman Tradition
Additional knowledge in Ayurvedic and Chinese Botanicals
Eco-Spirituality and Aromatherapy intensive study with David Crow of Floracopeia
GAIA WOMEN GLOBAL
Celia Anne with her friend Krista Holland, has launched Gaia Women Global, a humanitarian and ecologically supportive organization and global community. Gaia Women Global is an online resource and educational platform, whose mission includes a speaker series featuring female luminaries, women who are diligently working for the earth to restore equilibrium and bring beauty, amidst environmental peril and global crisis.
Some Archived Highlights!
Celia Anne taught Herbal Strategies For Survival workshops at locations in Benedict Canyon, Los Feliz and Topanga Canyon in Los Angeles
Taught at Gary Null’s Healing Retreat in Naples, Florida and assisted Gary and Zoi Florosz in documentary filming that covered issues of global crisis
Travelled to Brazil and participated on a documentary covering the Spiritual Traditions of Brazil.
Celia Anne was featured in WiseWoman Ezine.
“To live harmoniously, we live in a way that is mutually beneficial, when we are in a relationship which is mutually beneficial it tends to be sustainable. The Yogi is that member of society who is striving to live harmoniously with Mother Nature; to live in a way that would enhance the lives of all others.”