GuRubee (Ruben Mahboobi)Seva Practitioner
GuRubee (Ruben Mahboobi) is a holistic bodyguard and nationally-certified executive protection specialist; an experienced yoga and meditation teacher; a personal trainer; and an artist who heals with energy, bodywork, and sound. He is a Reiki master (having received his attunement from Master Roshi Varma in Pushkar, India) and holds a certificate in Thai Massage from the Wat Po Thai Traditional Medical School in Bangkok, Thailand. Rubee has been teaching yoga and meditation since 1996. He is a Yoga Alliance RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher: 200-hour, 500-hour credentialing in progress) and a member of the Himalayan Institute of Yoga Science and the International Association of Yoga Therapists.
Eric Zulauf, CMT & Marie Galletta, CMTSwedish Massage Therapists
Working together as massage therapists for over 4 years, and married for over 18 years, Eric and Marie specialize in four handed Swedish and Deep Tissue massage. Over the years, we have honed our skills, working together synergistically to create a fluid system with each body. We use each other and each client’s unique anatomy to maintain leverage and flow throughout our sessions.
Together, we draw on training from many modalities to create a customized massage experience for our clients; releasing stress and contracted muscles, clearing blocked energy, and improving circulation and mobility. These modalities include Reflexology, Energy Work/Reiki, Thai, Chinese Medicine, Acupressure/Trigger Point Therapy, Swedish and Advanced Deep Tissue massage.
Rachel Anne Petkus B.A., L.Ac.Aromatherapist, Acupuncturist and Massage Therapist
Rachel Anne Petkus L.Ac. enjoys a holistic approach to health and wellness. She holds a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine which includes: Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs, Shiatsu, Cupping and Medical Qi Gong. Rachel has traveled, worked and studied abroad in both Europe and Asia. She practices the art of Traditional Thai Massage that she learned in Thailand. She holds Certificates from the Australia-Asia College in Aromatherapy and Iridology. She has practiced Yoga since1992, studying in both India and the United States. She currently works out of two offices, one in Santa Barbara and one in Santa Ynez, her hometown. Rachel loves to help people heal themselves naturally through her healing therapies and conscious education. www.santaynezacupuncture.com
Dr. Wendy NormanChiropractor and Applied Kinesiologist
Dr. Norman is a chiropractor, holistic practitioner and certified applied kinesiologist specializing in Neuro-Emotional Technique (N.E.T.). She obtained her doctorate in chiropractic medicine from Los Angeles Chiropractic in 2007 with over 300 hour certification in Applied Kinesiology. During treatment Dr. Norman finds areas of misalignment and energy blockage while addressing four critical components to your health: structural impingements, chemical imbalances, emotional blocks, and energy (Qi) stagnation. Treatment is performed by focusing on the body's dynamic energy through muscle testing, specific bodywork, meridian balancing, and much more. Holistic chiropractic eliminates interferences and activates the innate healing response of the body. For more information please visit Body Electric Today
Alok RocheleauBody Worker
Alok Rocheleau utilizes Thai massage, Reiki, Swedish and Acupressure techniques with a keen sense of anatomy to relieve tension and stress. Embracing the Thai philosophy, Alok supports the internal balance of the body by applying acupressure to the sen (energy) lines to remove blockages. With his background in the yogic arts and a degree in exercise physiology, Alok uses this knowledge to unwind both the muscular and energetic systems of the body. Known for his strong, intuitive, and healing hands, Alok listens to the needs of his clients. Sessions are done on a Thai mat over clothing. Alok also does therapeutic flying massage and personalized yoga asanas with adjustments.
Anjuli Mahendra, LMT NCBTMBOfferings: Embodied Resonance: Integrated Thai/Structural/Chi Nei Tsang/Intuitive
Anjuli Mahendra’s Embodied Resonance practice is an integrated form of structural and Thai bodywork focused on balancing the body with deep stretching, compression, acupressure, connective tissue elongation, and intuitive unwinding. In addition to Thai and Structural work, her practice is also informed by traditional healing arts systems including Shiatsu and Taoist bodywork which includes abdominal massage to balance the organs and meridians of the body. Anjuli's therapeutic, intuitive touch has been helping people work through acute physical/emotional imbalances as well as deep-seated, chronic ailments. In addition to working in the connective tissue, joint, and muscular fields of the body to restore alignment, she also tunes into the energetic field, encouraging clients to listen to their inner state of being. Anjuli also facilitates movement workshops and classes to explore a deeper awareness of inner state, creating a container for healing and growth, heightened listening, and expanded perspective. FMI: Anjuli Mahendra
Eric MajeskiShamanic practitioner and Bodyworker
Eric, or Na-Koo-Wah (White Bear), is a shamanic practitioner, licensed bodyworker, and musician. He is a Reiki Master Teacher, certified in emotional kinesiology, and was owner of Chicago's top consciousness bookstore, Transitions Bookplace for 4 years. Eric has trained extensively with author and Arapahoe medicine man Singing Man for the last 6 years, and has received his medicine bag to offer healings and facilitate purification lodges.
Eric offers transformational workshops around the country, and has developed his own unique method of healing that blends Eastern and Western healing modalities, along with ancient and Native wisdoms. A bodywork session with Eric helps release the “issues (mental, emotional, physical, spiritual) held in the tissues”, and results in a deep sense of relaxation and peace. www.innergeniushealing.com
Karen FeliceReiki Master
Karen Felice, certified Usui and Karuna Reiki Master, encourages energy regeneration with crystals and aura soma oils. Training and experience includes 14-years of private practice, Seduction of Spirit Graduate from the Chopra Center and Graduate of the IAM Meditation technique. These areas benefit from crystals that, when placed on key areas of the body enable balance and nourish the flow of wellbeing. Signature body scans utilize breath and visualized white, golden light that breaks up stagnant energy in the skeletal system, internal organs and major chakra centers. Reiki assists in pain management, grief management and expedites forgiveness to the self. Each session inspires personal choices that enhance the wellbeing of the spirit, mind and body.
Karin Pine, LMT, CMTFascia Therapist
An expert “pain tracker,” Karin Pine offers “Passive Fascia Release,” a unique new fascia therapy which is very effective at locating and releasing sources of pain. This fascia therapy is much more laser-precise yet still deep, slow, intuitive and soothing, than other connective tissue massage. The PFR effect can be startling, as clients often wake up without pain they thought they would have to live with (including back spasms, whiplash, rotator cuff/frozen shoulder injuries, sciatica, yoga injuries, etc.) Karin is a longtime professional Taoist healer with over 30 years of training, devotion and experience in many different forms of structural, energetic, somatic and emotional healing. Though she travels worldwide to take care of clients, her home is in Tecopa Hot Springs, CA near Las Vegas. In addition to seeing clients there, she also offers private classes in fascia therapy.
Rivka Leah JadeLMT & Holistic Health Counselor
Rivka Leah Jade- Licensed & Insured Massage Therapist, Life Coach, Yoga & Meditation Instructor, Intuitive Naturopath, Doula, & Expressive Arts Therapist- has been a healer for 20 years. She is certified in a variety of Western & Eastern Healing Modalities & has trained with many Indigenous Healers & Lineage Holders. In 1999 Rivka founded Awake-Soul! Healing Arts & developed her signature healing modality "Soul-Body Integration: Peak Experience for Peak Performance". She specializes in Clinical & Transformative Massage Therapy, Emotional Release Work, Subtle Body Alignment, & Holistic Lifestyle Guidance. Rivka was voted "Best of Miami Beach Massage Therapists" in 2011 & 2012. For more information visit
Bill HovekeSeva Practitioner: Yoga & Holistic Nutrition Educator/Massage Therapist
The progression of Billy’s life has been evolving from solely physical activity thru sports and personal training to a holistic approach by ways of Yoga, massage and whole food nutrition. He believes that when the whole is addressed, healing will occur. "Yoga gives us the tools to focus the mind to help bring about our goals. Massage allows us to be in the hands of someone else, thus allowing the opportunity for relaxation and release. A "keeping it real" approach to eating helps nurture the planet and us." Billy did a 200-hour yoga teacher training in the summer of 2009 at the Mount Madonna Center in the Santa Cruz Mountains. He is also a holistic nutrition educator from Bauman College and a licensed massage therapist from Northwest Health Careers in Las Vegas. Reiki and Thai massage have been further studied as well. He performs Swedish, deep tissue therapeutic flying and Thai massage with an active awareness of subtle energy throughout each session.
Chandrika Devi, LMT, MSOMSeva Practitioner: Healing and Movement Artist, Massage Therapist
Chandrika has been devoted to personal and planetary health, healing and awakening since 1998 and a certified yoga teacher since 2002. She graduated from National College of Naturopathic Medicine with a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine. Her journey also led her to become a LMT, studying and integrating various modalities of energy healing along the way. She is currently working towards her Tanran Reiki Master Certificate. Chandrika’s practice focuses on hands on healing through an intuitive and skillful combination of Swedish, Deep Tissue and Ayurvedic, Massage, Shiatsu, and Tanran Reiki. Her dedication to the inner transformational journey through the work of hatha yoga on and off the mat has now flowered into the love of bhakti and it is from here that she meets each of her clients in authentic presence. Chandrika also teaches an inspired internal alchemical practice called YoGong which is informed from hatha yoga, Qi Gong, and much more.
Don McnameeSeva Practitioner: Thai Massage
Karen MoeSeva Practitioner: Bodyworker & Energy Healer
Karen's interests in health and well-being sparked her pursuit of body and energy work in 1997. Neuromuscular, Deep Tissue, Sports, Shiatsu, Thai, and Acupressure techniques combine to facilitate an exceptional massage experience. Schooled in a wide variety of Energy modalities, including Reiki, Pranic Healing, Chakra Balancing and Acupressure; her healing touch extends a well-balanced and deep energetic dimension. Her style of work is committed to supporting your personal quest in balancing body, mind and spirit. Karen will create an individually designed session to enhance your well-being, relax your body and facilitate the energetic you.
- Bhakti Yatras