Daphne is a spirited, soulful artist and teacher originally from Texas. Her passion for music started from a young age and took her west to Los Angeles after university. Since her initial yoga class in 1994, she has explored merging her spiritual practice with her contemporary folk singer/songwriter style. She studied music at The University of Texas at Austin, Berklee College of Music, The Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago and Kirtan with kirtan master, Jai Uttal. She has travelled extensively sharing her music in Europe, North America, South America, Asia and beyond. Her music has been featured on yoga music compilations with Shiva Rea and she recently released her 2nd solo album, Finding Water.
Daphne has been teaching yoga since 2004 after completing her Foundational Teacher Training in Venice, CA. Initially specializing in kids yoga, she found joy & light working with little people and began branching out and teaching students of all ages. She is inspired by her friend and mentor, Shiva Rea, with whom she has completed multiple teacher trainings with and she embraces the teachings of Erich Schiffman, Mark Whitwell and Ammachi in her daily practice. Daphne brings her soulful teachings and music to India with grace and joy for living life fully.