Megha-Nancy Buttenheim, M.A., is the founder of Let Your Yoga Dance: Grace in Motion®. An international presenter, Megha been leading teacher-trainings, retreats, and classes at Kripalu Center in Stockbridge, Massachusetts since 1985. She brings her passion and expertise as a lifelong dancer, actress, singer, yogi, and educator in experiential learning to all her workshops and trainings.
Presently Megha leads both Let Your Yoga Dance® Teacher Training at Kripalu Center, Toronto, Sasasota, Fl, and Cape Cod.. She directed Yoga Teacher Training at Kripalu for 7 years and Holistic Health Educator Training for 10 years. Creator of the popular Introduction to Yoga and Meditation weekend program (with a DVD of the same name), and Wild & Wise Women Let Your Yoga Dance® Festival, Megha also directs Let Your Yoga Dance® Teacher Training for Special Populations. She works closely with both the American and National Parkinson Foundations, offering Let Your Yoga Dance® for Parkinsons at many conferences around the USA and Canada.
She is on the faculty with the Wholebeing Institute, and is the director of Movement and Meditation for the Certificate in Positive Psychology with Tal Ben-Shahar. She has created a special curriculum: Let Your Yoga Dance® for Positive Psychology, that expresses experiential learning at its best. Her mission, for over 30 years, has been to bring “Healing through Joy” to the world while demonstrating that “Everyone is a Dancer”.
Megha is the creator of three yoga-meditation CDs, an Introductory Yoga and Meditation DVD and a newly released book:
- Expanding Joy: Let Your Yoga Dance - With humor and heart this book offers simple, powerful ways to embody Positive Psychology and moving joy.
- Introduction to Yoga & Meditation DVD - For newcomers and seasoned yogis seeking a more relaxing practice
- Moontides - All Levels Yoga, Chanting, and Meditation
- Power and Grace - A Dynamic Yoga Flow co-led with Devarshi – Stephen Hartman
- Animal Songs - Megha’s music CD of original songs about animals, a favorite with both little kids and grownups.
These products can be found on Megha's online store.