Raven Sadhaka Seltzer Bio
Raven Sadhaka Seltzer, MA, E-RYT-500 has been practicing various styles and traditions of yoga since 1981. Her classes are primarily taught in the Kripalu style yoga because of its therapeutic emphasis on joint safety, and the coordination of movement with breath. She has been teaching in the Boston area since 2003.
She is honored to be studying with Dr. Barbara DeAngelis (Gurumayi, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi) and is part of her most advanced leadership group. Raven is also a student of scholar and renowned meditation teacher, Dr. Paul Muller-Ortega. She has been initiated into Neelakantha meditation tradition.
Raven is passionate about leading people back into their own body's wisdom by guiding a yoga practice from the inside out. Her classes are described as "warm and welcoming, relaxing, rejuvenating, grounding, supportive, gentle, healing, balanced, transformational."
She is the author of the book Get Your Low Back on Track: 30 Days to a Healthier Spine, a 30-day self-directed program for rehabilitating from chronic low back pain. A registered and certified yoga therapist, Ayurvedic consultant and a Reiki practitioner, Raven is in private practice as an alternative healthcare provider through Blue Cross Blue Shield, Harvard Pilgrim and Aetna.
She has taught creative writing and spent a number of years performing and recording as a singer-songwriter. Her articles and interviews have appeared in print and online for yoga and health publications. At Westwoods, she leads a creative recovery workshop twice a year as well as workshops in Full Moon Yoga, The Art & Science of Ayurveda and weekly classes in Restorative yoga. For more information, please contact Raven at firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to her website at http://www.selfhealingsolutions.com
Classes with Raven
Expand your mind, body and spirit
with gentle and soothing
Sunday evenings from 5:00-6:15PM in the Meditation Hall
Through a series of gentle stretches, breathing exercises and supported poses, the body is coaxed into deep release and relaxation. This is the practice of undoing and just being, and allowing the yoga to “do you.” Only when you completely let go of tension and stress is there space for new energy to flow in and fill you up! Raven also incorporates short, individual Reiki treatments into her class.
This is a wonderful class for anyone who needs to re-charge before their work week. It’s also a great class for anyone in recovery from injury or surgery. All poses are supported with blankets and bolsters; there is some gentle movement along with guided mediations and a long savasana. Come to relax, de-stress, and heal.Join Raven in the Meditation Hall for a drop-in class – all are welcome. No experience necessary. Emphasis is on breathwork, gentle movement, deep releasing in supported poses, yoga nidra, meditation and chanting.
Join Raven in the Meditation Hall for a drop-in class – all are welcome. No experience necessary. Emphasis is on breathwork, gentle movement, deep releasing in supported poses, yoga nidra, meditation and chanting.
Drop-ins welcome for $20.00 /10 class card $160 or 6 weeks for $85