When you were a little person what did you want to be “ when you grew up”?
Anthropologist or sociology professor.
Why do you like it hot?
I like it hot because i find it to be the best release of unnecessary emotional and physical that we can store in our bodies from our environments.
What are your personal tips for a yogi’s first class?
Take it easy in the warm up, work on the breathe and form for the first three postures and don't worry about depth and intensity during this beginning exploration period of your practice.
What is your favorite fruit?
Raspberries and custard apples
Who is your favorite actor?
Robert di Nero
What is your most embarrassing moment while teaching?
Most embarrassing moment when teaching I said to class in awkward hips don't go below the chair you are shitting in the chair- excuse my language haha
Who, when and where was your first kiss?
I was 14 in sf met this guy who was 19 . His name is Ami and I met him on a school trip i had lied to him about being a freshmen in college to be cool and hung out with him in our free time when the teachers were around and my friend and I left the group. he gave me a departing kiss when I was leaving .
What is the best/worst thing about being a Bikram Yoga teacher?
Best thing : get to connect and grow with people on the path of self realization ; Worst thing: early morning weekend classes - nightmares all night in fear of missing class!
What is your sign and birthday?
Pisces : March 7, 1988
Have you ever been inlove?
Off course! Whole life is now dedicated to the love phenomenon
What is your guilty pleasure?
Guilty pleasure : cookies with hot beveRages
What do you like to do for fun besides sweat?
Travel: visit new unfamiliar places and see the marvels mankind and nature have created overtime.
What song best describes you?
Follow the sun : Parov stellar
Do you remember what your first Bikram Yoga class was like?
Yes! How can I ever forget : worst and best class ever - totally killed me but brought me to this feeling of lightness .
What is your favorite smell?
Baked cookies, night Jasmine flowers and rosemary oil
Share your favorite place to hang out in Rochester
The bridge by the canal in Pittsford at sunset looking at the colors change in the reflection on the water and the sky above.