Liana Hawes, CYT

Liana Hawes is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) with Yoga Alliance. Shestudied for 15 years with Dharma Mittra in New York City under beloved teachers Dharma Mittra, Arlene Ziskind, Ismitree Devi and Susan Grant. At Yoga Asana Center, Liana taught Yoga Basics and was a work exchange student.  She has been certified and trained in Vinyasa by Rolf Gates. Liana learned Power Ashtanga from teacher Iriri Res at Alvin Ailey Extensio. She takes ongoing class at Lila East End Yoga Portland.  

Her classes often synthesize classical Hatha Raja with focused Vinyasa. In Maine, Saco Adult Education offered her weekly Open Level Hatha class. She has taught intermittently at The Bay Club in Portland and Jay York’s Last Church on the Left. She offers a weekly private group class at Crossroads in Portland via Jade Integrated Health. Liana has also studied Afro-Caribbean, Congolese and West African style dance.