Nathalie Croix

Yoga Ambassador

Yoga Type

Yoga Nidra, vinyasa yoga, meditation

Vinyasa Power Flow Dharma Meditation Restorative


Teacher Trainer, Yoga Retreat Leader, Studio Owner, Reiki Energy Healer, Intuitive Life Coach, LIFE ON EARTH PODCAST host

Current City

New Orleans


Los Angeles, CA, United States

Creative Director and founder of Shanti Yoga Shala - LIFE ON EARTH PODCAST Host.

Lead trainer for Shanti Yoga Trainings School : 200 & 300 Hour Programs.

Nathalie is one of a handful of teachers in the country to be certified by Annie Carpenter (Los Angeles – CA) in SmartFLOW and the only one in New Orleans.
Nathalie is ERYT 500 hours Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher.

Nathalie is consistently finding ways to deepen her practice and teachings of yoga, movement and shakti prana energy through frequent investigation and inspiration from her mentors, her students, the community, animals and nature.

She has a bachelor’s degree in dance and kinesiology, is a long time yoga practitioner having spent significant time in India during four extensive trips the past ten years, training at the Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute., where she studied under the guidance of Sri. K. Pattabhi Jois and his grandson Sharath Jois.
She has also extensively studied transcendental meditation (TM), the yoga sutras and philosophy under Dr. M.A. Jayashree and Professor M.A. Narasimha of Mysore, India.
After College Nathalie moved to Los Angeles, where she worked and completed her third teacher training program at YogaWorks with Annie Carpenter, formerly of the Martha Graham Dance Company and Lisa Walford, a certified Iyengar instructor.

Her teachings are greatly influenced by also her teachers Seane Corn, Sri. Mati and Lisa Renee, and Marianne Williamson.

She is eternally grateful to all her teachers, their wisdom and the countless hours they’ve spent together over the many years.

Nathalie has been a presenter for Rasa Lila Yoga Festival and Wanderlust. Has led many retreats around the Globe.

Currently she is a 200 & 300 Hours Teacher Trainer for – Shanti Yoga Teacher Training School RYS (Yoga Alliance Registered) and teaches weekly vinyasa, meditation and yoga nidra classes at her studio and healing center Shanti Yoga Shala in New Orleans.
She believes teaching yoga is a blessing and it gives us the possibility of realizing our full potential.

" I am Nathalie Croix, I am a reiki energy channel healer, a medium and intuitive life coach. I am committed to the path of light and transformation. I am delighted for the opportunity to connect with you, for YOU matter in this world. Please know that there is only one of you and the world needs the full expression of who you are, I am here to assist you on the path of transformation. I believe in you."

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