Gitanjali Lori Rivera
is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) who has studied Yoga at Mount Madonna Institute for decades, and served at Mount Madonna School for over thirty years in the Music and Performing Arts department.
Gitanjali is a professional singer and songwriter who has performed throughout the Bay Area and internationally. She studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City, music at Hunter College under Russell Oberlin and Ruth Kullerman, and is currently studying classical Indian music with her Sufi teacher, Pir Shabda Kahn.
Gitanjali always brings song and the healing side of Yoga to her classes. People at the studio remark often about how wonderful it is to experience the gift of song in her classes! She enjoys teaching Hatha and Vinyasa Flow and is on our schedule on Tuesdays and Thursdays.