Deep Ecology and Yoga Faculty
Garrell (he/him) is an artist, designer, dreamer and currently a student, practitioner, and teacher of yoga, meditation and tantra. For the last six years he has been immersed in a full time, live in tantra/ yoga/ meditation/ permaculture mentorship/ teacher training with Swami Ravi Rudra Bharati (Rudolph Ballentine MD), who himself underwent twenty years of intensive training with his teacher, Swami Rama of the Himalayas. Garrell’s yoga training has also been influenced by Diane Long a practitioner and teacher of Vanda Scaravelli Yoga. Garrell is the operational and development director for Dancing Shiva where he lives, teaches and stewards the land. Dancing Shiva is a Tantra Monastery and Retreat Center within the Earthaven Ecovillage. Garrell is dedicated to offering folks tools and attitudes to balance inner and outer life. He has co-facilitated tantra workshops in Costa Rica, Mexico, Hawaii, North & South Carolina, New York, and soon in London. Garrell is excited and privileged to be a part of helping shift consciousness through meditation, movement, and connection to the vital nexus of nature.