Elka Haeckel is a worldwide certified yoga teacher with specialty in Hatha Yoga, Ayur-yoga inspired (Ayurveda), Prana Flow, Restorative Yoga, Tantra Yoga, Vinyasa Flow, Sup Yoga, Yoga Therapy. In addition, she is a certified HHP (health holistic practitioner) specialized in Thai Medical Massage. She is also the creator of Elka Yoga (yoga from your heart), Yoga Samba Dance (a liberating experience combining with yoga and latin movements), and Choco Vinyasa (a juicy yoga class with 7 different Brazilian organic chocolate samplings, infusing both mental and physical aspect of yoga). She is also the founder of the project "Seva Yoga at Casa Hogar", an orphanage in Tijuana, Mexico, where she has been supporting with help of volunteers since 2009.
Elka Haeckel has been teaching yoga since 2002. She is the former owner of Namaste Yoga Center and held that position for 7 years. Today, Elka Haeckel is an international yoga teacher leading teacher training, workshops and yoga retreats all over the globe.
Elka's enthusiasm and passion for teaching combined with her extensive knowledge and understanding of the foundations of yoga philosophy, meditation and holistic health, allow her to teach classes that encourage the beginner, as well as challenge the most advanced student to use the body in order to access the mind and the heart.