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A Taste of SHINE: Chakra rituals & Bhakti yoga with Daphne Tse and Cristi Christensen on May 23

Updated: Jun 1, 2023

SHINE & SOUL SONGS - Daphne Tse Japan Tour 2023


Join Daphne Tse and Cristi Christensen for an ecstatic embodied movement and sounding journey through the chakra system.

Explore your body as a temple of expression, power, joy, and love. Dance and sing your way out of judgment and limitation releasing all that doesn’t serve. Rekindle your sacred powers from the earth to the sky and amplify the light of your soul to SHINE!

Session includes movement meditation, breath, sounding, chanting, guided and freeform dance - get ready to move beyond the boundary of your mat on this chakra ritualistic journey of expression.

DATE & TIME: Tuesday May 23, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

VENUE: Sun and Moon Yoga (Access)


Japanese translation by Yukari

How to Apply:

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About Daphne Tse:

Daphne Tse 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 25 years ago, she has explored merging her spiritual practice with her contemporary folk singer songwriter style. She studied music at The University of Texas at Austin, The Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago, kirtan with Jai Uttal and sound healing with Jonathan Goldman. She has traveled extensively sharing her music and teachings around the world.

Her music has been featured on yoga music compilations released by Soundstrue, Samahita and Yoga Music JP. She has recorded albums around the world including, Bali (Mata), Hawaii (Finding Water), Koh Samui (Samahita Live), Kyoto (Arigato) and Soulsongs, recorded in Nagano, Japan.

Daphne has been teaching yoga since 2004 after completing multiple teacher training sessions in Los Angeles, California. Initially specializing in kids yoga (she found joy & light working with little people), she eventually expanded her teaching to students of all ages.

She is the founder of SoulSongs, her signature brand of vocal expression and reconnecting to your authentic voice. She is a co-creator of Vibrance (with Ellen Watson and Ashley Johnson), an embodied movement, sounding, singing and fully integrated practice that brings us back to our medicinal roots of the yoga of dance & sound.

She embraces the teachings of Ammachi, Pema Chodron, O.P. Tiwari, Erich Schiffman, Shiva Rea in her daily practice. Daphne shares her soulful teachings and music online and in person with grace and joy for living life fully.

About Christi Christensen:

Cristi is Fire Activator. Star Seed. Lover of Life. She is on a mission to shake up the planet!

A former elite-level gymnast and platform diver, Cristi trained with the US Olympic diving team as a young adult. After an injury cut her Olympic dreams short, Cristi shifted her focus to helping others heal, awaken, and transform through personal training, pilates, Core Fusion, yoga, and dance.

Cristi has the unique ability to connect heart to heart with her students, inspiring them to dig deeper, play harder, and feel down into the depths of their Spirit with enthusiasm and joy. Cristi seeds her teachings through the Elements & the 7 Energy Centres in the body, creating a map to explore the full spectrum of what it is to be alive. She is the creator of Soul Fire, and the co-creator of Deep Exhale, and Kirana Yoga School. Known for her unique blend of yoga, dance, inspiration and live music, Cristi travels the globe leading workshops, retreats, teacher training, and sits on the faculty of numerous festivals and conferences worldwide.

Cristi has been the face for yoga & lifestyle brands such as Exhale Spa, Loewes Hotel Hollywood, Satya Yoga Wear, and Ananda Soul Creations, and has graced the covers of Yoga Journal, Om Yoga, Self, and LA Yoga. She has just released her first book, “Chakra Rituals ~ Empowering the Wild Women Within'' which has just been translated into Japanese. When Cristi isn’t teaching, globe-trotting, and empowering others, you’ll likely find Cristi dancing and doing back flips on Venice Beach!


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