Dakini Yoga with Yoga Master Zena Ursuliak, Reiki Master, Honorary Doctorate of Dance, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Welcome to Dakini Yoga!

A Step by Step Program to Enlightened Yoga Living

ANNOUNCMENT: Zena Ursuliak has recently legally changed her name to Zenna Ariel.

Dakini Yoga is based on
Ancient Classical Yoga, Natural Health,
Yoga Therapy, Philosophy & Culture

Yoga Master Zenna Ariel (previously known as Zena Ursuliak) founded Dakini Yoga in Edmonton in 1997 after many years of study in India, Nepal and Canada with a variety of great skilled teachers.

Zenna says,
"Yoga is a gift - a gift of awareness,
a gift of living in the now,
a gift of creating a sustainable future.
It has always been and always will be."

zena ursuliak

Dakini Yoga Classes are offered in Edmonton and Internationally

Hatha Yoga & Sun Salutations

Stretching and balance poses (asanas) to strengthen muscles, glands, and internal organs. You will learn Dakini Yoga and dynamic Sapta Yoga Sun Salutations.


The ancient science of specific breathing patterns for better health. Especially helpful for relaxing our minds and for oxygenating our blood for better circulation to the whole body.

Mudras & Bandhas

These are powerful hand gestures and internal locking techniques to clean and clear energy channels, facilitating higher energies that we access with more advanced Yoga.

Yoga Therapy (Yoga Chikitsa)

Yogic cleansing, neti, fasting, diets, massage and energy work. Special yoga health programs are given for asthma, arthritis, fibromyalgia, shoulders and backs.

Mantras, Meditation & Philosophy

Chanting improves our voice and communication, meditation focuses the "monkey mind," and philosophy connects us with past wisdom we can use in our life now.

Tantric Buddhist Dances

The 8th century "Offering Dance of the Sixteen Goddesses" and Arya Tara, the "Dance of Green Tara" are exquisitely beautiful meditative dances from Kathmandu, Nepal. In the past they were only learned and performed by Tantric Buddhist priests. They bring peace to the dancers and to those who watch. Zena has an Honorary Doctorate of Dance from India.

dakini yoga

A Dakini is a Sky Dancer or Sky Walker,
from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.
She is a compassionate female emobdiment
of enlightened energy and when a person is
ready for a leap in consciousness, a Dakini appears to assist in the transformation.