Raja Yogis is the union of two classically trained Raja yoga instructors, Michele Hebert and Mehrad Nazari, PhD. Also partners in life, Michele and Mehrad are role models for an authentic Spiritual Life.
Michele and Mehrad bring a depth of spirituality and authenticity to their instruction that is rarely seen today. They continue to study with the Masters, and bring these powerful practices forward, merging ancient traditions with our modern lifestyles. Each class becomes an experience in itself, of Mindfulfness, Awareness and increased levels of Consciousness.
Michele Hebert is a master yoga and meditation teacher, natural nutritionist, author and pioneer in women's wellness and spirituality. She has been teaching the Walt Baptiste Method of Yoga for 27 years and is a former competitive bodybuilder. She applies her unique educational background in Raja Yoga, health & fitness, and nutrition to her consciousness-based teachings. Michele brings these teachings to the varied fields of medicine, education, yoga, as well as the corporate and spa industries, working with the leaders in each field. She is a respected member of the International Spa and Fitness Association (ISPA).
Dr. Mehrad Nazari is a Senior Teacher of Walt Baptiste Method of Raja Yoga. He is a Continuing Education Specialist in Yoga for the American Council on Exercise and leads Yoga and Health Retreats Internationally. He is personally trained by the Yoga Master, Walt Baptiste, and studied with the Zen Master Kyozan Joshu Roshi and other great masters, Swami Veda and H. H. the Dalai Lama.