Location: Waterfront Board Walk (1097 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS)
*in front of Nova Scotia Power Building
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Date: Saturday, August 17, 2013
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Bharti Verma is a family physician and senior teacher with Art of Living and Sri Sri Yoga. She is also a teacher trainer with Sri Sri Yoga. She has over 20 years of teaching experience with Art of Living and is currently the Vice President of Art of Living Foundation of Canada. She is an extremely dynamic yoga teacher who inspires her students to take on more and more responsibility in the community. Learning Yoga from Bharti is an experience you do not want to miss.
Practicing Yoga since 2004 Alan Giacalone discovered and became enamored with the Art of Living foundation in 2008 and quickly became trained and certified as a Sri Sri Yoga, YES! and Art Excel teacher by the end of 2009.
Growing up in Calgary, Alberta, Alan has been a high level athlete his whole life, involved heavily in track and field, rugby, wrestling, soccer and especially American football. Alan was featured in Sports Illustrated “Faces in the crowd” coming out of high school for his performance in the national high school football championship tournament: The Canada cup. Alan was an All Conference, All Canadian running back with the Jr. Football Calgary Colts, recognized nationally with the inaugural Wally Buono award for football excellence. Alan was also a standout running back with the Saint Mary’s University Huskies gaining team offensive MVP and All conference honors. Alan continues to be involved with football coaching several youth teams in both tackle and non-tackle football.
Alan is the founder of “Al’s Youth Fitness Enlightenment Academy” which is a division of Angels’ Essentials. He offers Youth opportunities to develop their mind body and soul in his sport specific training sessions. Alan also works as a certified personal trainer at Slim Gyms in Halifax.
Alan continues to be inspired by the values of The Art of Living Foundation and continues to teach AOL courses, empower youth, and tread the path of knowledge and Yoga.
Angel Reyes-Giacalone is the Owner and Operator of Angels’ Essentials, an alternative Health and Wellness business located in Halifax, NS. She has been practicing yoga since she was 5 years old. She credits her extensive training and self-development to the Art of Living Foundation and has been actively volunteering with the Foundation since 2003.
In 2010 Angel became a certified Sri Sri Yoga teacher with the Art of Living and has been teaching yoga ever since. She hopes to one day own her own yoga studio. Her teaching style is fun and dynamic. She aims to empower her students in her classes and has a special interest in teaching prenatal yoga as well as teaching children and youth.