Anjani Siegrist, LMT, E/RYT-500, YACEP:
Anjani has been practicing the healing arts professionally since 1998, yet self-healing and wellness have been a lifelong passion. After honorable discharge from the US Navy, Anjani completed her bachelor’s degree, 1000 hours of bodywork training and moved to East Asia for 2 years where she studied with masters in Reiki, Ayurveda, Yoga, and Thai Massage. Her work is a powerful synthesis of Ayurveda, Astrology, Shamanic Journeying, Yoga Philosophy, Psychosomatic Bodywork and practical alchemy. Her intention in doing this work is to assist you in unlocking your hidden potential and ignite personal magnetism so you can create from the deep well of your own magic. When you individually awaken to your true potentially, the world around you can’t help but do the same.
Anjani trained as a fitness instructor in 1997 and taught classes in Silver City, New Mexico until joining the Navy in 1999 where she was trained in many fields of western medicine. She was honorably discharged in 2006. Anjani graduated from Cortiva Institute in Tucson, AZ in December 2007 with over 1000 hours training and practicum then traveled to Thailand to study Thai Massage with the Sunshine Network of the International Society of Thai Yoga Massage and is certified to practice Thai massage.
Her passion for the healing arts led her to India where she studied ancient modalities such as Ayurveda Massage, Panchakarma, Reiki, and Yoga. While living in India, Anjani studied the traditional practices of Reiki from Nirvana Kendra Usui System of Natural Healing with Jacqueline Keita in Kodaikanal. She also studied Ayurveda Massage at CareWell Hospital in Kerala, India and is certified in Panchakarma Therapy.
Anjani is a student of The International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre and has been titled Yoga Acharya (Master of Yoga) in March 2008. She stayed in the ashram to continue practicing and to teach new students as well as yoga teacher trainees as an assistant teacher in 6 teacher training courses. As a yoga teacher living in Sivananda Ashram, Anjani learned to integrated yogic practices into our modern Western lifestyle.
She has also completed Nutritional Counseling/Healing with Whole Foods at the School of Healing Arts, San Diego, Dr. David Frawley’s Ayurvedic Healing Course, Level III CranioSacral Therapy (over 90 hours training) with an Upledger Certified Teacher, has been certified Reiki Master Teacher and taking on-going Shamanic Training with Shamanic Practitioner, Katie Weatherup in San Diego, California, and is an active member and student of the Shamanic Astrology Mystery School. Her most recent training was on the Hawaiian island of Kauai to study Temple Lomi and she has completed an 8 day intensive training with one of the island’s most senior teachers, Wayne Kealohi Powell. Other on-going studies include tantra yoga philosophy and practice with Chris Tompkins and Hareesh Wallis.
Anjani is currently certified with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and holds licenses with the Massage Therapy Boards in the states of California and Arizona. She is also a registered teacher (E/RYT-500, YACEP) with Yoga Alliance, and has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.