Cristina Kalyani began her journey at the age of 11 after experiencing a spiritual awakening, which then led her to studying and practicing yoga as a way of life. At the age of 18, she started teaching in many alternative communities in Brazil, then enrolled as a full time student at UNI Yoga School.
She completed her advanced course study in classic Hatha yoga, Patanjali yoga sutras, Ayurvedic and Yogic lifestyle in Yoga Vidya Dham school from India.
Kalyani was Initiated into Karma Sanyasa from Swami Satsangananda Saraswati of Bihar school of Yoga.
She became certified in Quantum Healing hypnosis technic with Dolores Cannon. She also became a certified hypnotherapist with Dr. Brien Weiss PHD psychiatrist and hypnotherapist author of best seller "Many lives many masters".
She is currently a student in the process to receive her certification in transpersonal phycology and holotropic breath work.
Presently she is currently leading Global Retreats in many festivals as for ENCA (Encounter of National Communities), Envision Festival, Decompression Festival, Cosmic Convergence, Sound & Silence,Boom festival and many more.
She has traveled more then 37 countries and have lead retreats around the globe, living in Costa Rica for the past 16 years she has worked with Yoga, Ceremony, Meditation, chromotherapy, hypnotherapy, Reiki and Healing massages attracting sessions with Gisele Bundchen, Olsen twins, Jill Hennessy, Mel Gibson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gwyneth Paltrow and others. She has been featured in various books including the life of Gisele Bundchen “Lessons”
And “The nature of yoga” by Bill Tipper and many magazines as for Yoga Journal, Happiness magazine and others.