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I honor the place in you
the place in you
of love, of light, of truth, of peace,
I honor the place in you
where if, you are in that place in you
and i am in that place in me
there is only ONE of us.
Christina Richã Devi is an ordinary
person living an extraordinary life.
At the vanguard of the wholistic movement for the last four decades,
Christina Richã Devi has developed her counseling skills around the world and integrated
ancient wisdoms in a form that incorporates all Truths.
Richã Devi received Waldorf training and other alternative
schooling in Switzerland. She lived with Gypsies in Mallorca
at 17. Before coming to the Americas she completed University
studies in nutrition and healthcare education. She holds a
degree as a PsychoNeuroImmunologist, is a certified Yoga Teacher,
Nutritionist and Clinical Herbalist.
Throughout the Americas she has studied ecology, community, mystery
schools, apprenticed herself to a Mohawk medicine woman and a Cherokee Shaman
whom she served for seven years each. She holds diplomas in Drugless Therapy and
Naturopathy from Europe and the U.S.A. as well as degrees in Somatic Medicine.
In Asia she embraced Yoga and the Yin/Yang principles
which later resulted in her studies in macrobiotic and Ayurvedic
lifestyle approaches. Her studies in Yoga, consistent over
40 years, led her back to India repeatedly; blessed her with
the presence of many saints; and inspired her to guide vision
quests throughout the Himalayas. To such remote regions as
Bhutan, Sikkim, Zanskar and Ladakh. Deeply influenced by Tibetan
Buddhism she embraced the concept of the "Bodhisatva
Vows". Whereby one dedicates ones life to the liberation
of all sentient beings.
Christina Richã Devi has been a passionate student of mantra,
yantra and tantra and been personally tutored for over a decade
by the late Shri Harish Johari;
and now specializes in teaching the " yogas of the planets
" as instructed by her teacher.
She brings a unique combination of inner work, academic discipline
and practical training in healing arts to all she works with. Her involvement
with consciousness raising is evident in her commitment to voluntary simplicity,
in her strength and in her living philosophy that protects and enhances the sacredness
ease her intensive work and questing schedule from Sweden
to Anatolia, from Nepal to Alaska, from Korea to Brazil, she
practices devotional chanting, paints Sacred Yantras and creates
Christina Richã Devi has established a healing sanctuary
in a country setting, for others during periods of life transition.
In mindful service, grace and gratitude she contributes through
teaching, writings and media to health awareness and self-help
education. She leads regular healing retreats around the world.
This keeps her heart joyous and filled with the divine, while
working on the essential preciousness.
CHRISTINA Richã Devi