Daniel Orlansky

Daniel Orlansky, E-RYT 500, a yoga teacher since 1992, is the director of Boston University’s yoga teacher training program. Certified in Meridian Yoga, Kali Ray TriYoga, and Kundalini Yoga, he holds a master’s degree in expressive art therapy/dance therapy from Lesley University and has been a visiting lecturer in movement studies at Tufts University. A graduate of the Boston Shiatsu School, Daniel teaches regularly in many locations around New England and in Europe, and also directs 200- and 500-hour yoga teacher trainings worldwide. He co-produced the DVDs Hands-On! Skillful Assists for Yoga Asana and Yoga & Vision Improvement.

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  • The Complementary Practices of Yoga and Qigong

    While yoga has its roots in Indian Vedic scriptures, qigong grew out of the Chinese Taoist pursuit of longevity. For Kripalu presenter Daniel Orlansky, they are different paths up the same mountain.