Family Holiday Program


Tara Rachel Jones (Omkari)

Tara Rachel Jones (Omkari), MEd (Waldorf Early Childhood and Elementary), is a Sivananda Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 500, RCYT), a certified, experienced Montessori teacher and has a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. She has worked professionally with children since 1989 in public, private and alternative education settings. Omkari has developed her approach to children’s Yoga under the guidance of Yashoda (Sarabess Forster), a senior disciple to Swami Vishnudevananda. Her approach is simply, yet uniquely a synthesis of education, developmental movement and yogic teachings. Omkari has directed and led Family Week since 1997 and Young Teen programs, since 2003 at the Sivananda Yoga Ranch. She is the author of It's Time for Yoga. []

Sandrine Remy (Sanatani)

Sanatani (Sandrine Remy) is a Sivananda yoga teacher (RYT 200). She specializes in teaching yoga to children and feels that part of her life mission is to bring the gift of yoga to children. Sanatani assisted in the Sivananda Yoga Kid's Camp in Neyer Dam India and in the Easter Family Yoga Program in the Bahamas. She brings her joyful and playful spirit into each class, making the practice of yoga a fun experience for the children.