5Rhythms Teachers

"When I dance, the earth becomes my canvas, my body is like a brush, and my spirit sheds the colors of my soul! Through dance, I create the painting of my life. Transform my joy, suffering and love into art. And this art has become my healing."
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Tata Lebanidze (Tata Leban)

Certified 5Rhythms Teacher

 My dance lineage derives from my artistic parents; my mother who was a dance teacher for 35 years and my father being a musician. Growing up In artistic family made me to fall in love with music, dance and art from a very young age. I began dancing when i was 4 years old and haven't stopped since. I graduated with a BFA at The Academy of Fine arts and moved to New York when i was 20 years old.

In 2013, in the midst of a difficult time in my life, I got introduced to the practice by a friend. It had a profound effect on me, I dug deeper and watched one of Gabrielle Roth's videos online and was blown away! Gabrielle's nature and spirit reminded me of my mother, who passed away when I was 20.

Gabrielle has inspired me greatly and her 5Rhythms practice soon became my home. I found much healing and discovered my truth and purpose, which was hidden in my bones, in my blood and in my soul.

Dance shaped me from the beginning of my existence. 5R has brought me back to my roots and has guided me to rediscover myself fully, by remembering who i am and what is my purpose.

I carry this practice with full integrity, with my whole heart and in the full embodiment. It is truly my calling to share this medicine with others and my hope is that i can make an impact and pay it forward. 

Darkness becomes a sacred place when we allow ourselves to dance within it, diving for light!

Maps: Waves
Location: New York, New York, United States
Dancing since: 2013
Languages: English, Georgian

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