About Samantha

Samantha was born and raised in London of Indian and Trinidad descent. As a third generation yogi she is honored to have traveled and studied with some of the finest teachers worldwide, including Bikram Choudhury (hot yoga), Pattabhi Jois (Ashtanga) and Sri Shankarcharaya (Hindu Tantrism).

Samantha has loved to dance since a very early age and has been a part of the 5Rhythms and SoulMotion Movement since the mid 90's and was certified as a SoulMotion teacher in 2015. This conscious dance practice has deepened and re-inspired Samantha's understanding of living yoga. As a well-known and repsected teacher in her community, her teachings combine movement, meditation, philosophy and breath in an authentic and inspirational way.

She has been a luminescent guide for her students, many of whom have gone on to become teachers themselves.

Teaching for over two decades, Samantha has also been involved as a consultant and teacher for the launching and opening of studios including Bikram Yoga Studio in Manhattan Beach, CA. The Yoga Sanctuary Studios in Venice, California and Air Yoga Studios in Zurich, Switzerland.

Samantha has designed yoga programs for UCLA (Executive Education Dept.), taught a variety of corporate retreats for AT&T, IDPR, and She has been invited to teach at the Cannes Film Festival. She continues to lead private retreats and has the trust of many celebrities.

Samantha lives in Venice, California where she teaches privately, and offers regular group classes at Light on Lotus in Mar Vista and The Ashram in Calabasas.