Leah Briggs is a certified teacher of Ashtanga Vinyasa and Raja Yoga. She has studied martial arts and eastern philosophy for more than 25 years. She has a black belt in Shaolin Kung-Fu and is attuned in Reiki. Leah is a peaceful warrior, dedicated to yoga and healing practices.
With a passion for adventure, Leah has traveled in Thailand and Burma. She spent a year living in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka studying Yoga and Buddhism. She was fortunate to receive teachings from the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, the place Buddha meditated under the Bodhi tree to enlightenment She had many amazing teachers and experiences on her journey. The rigors of backpacking across India served to strengthen her practice and expand her perspective and purpose.
She recently went to Egypt and filmed her first yoga instructional dvd. She shot in some amazing , ancient locations in Luxor and Cairo. She is currently producing this first dvd in a series which will combine adventure travel and yoga.
Leah currently lives and teaches in Sacramento, CA. Her style of yoga is an eclectic mix of yoga, martial arts and philosophy.