Born in Italy, to an Italian mother and Austrian father, Manuela E. Stötter (Bani Prakash Kaur) spent her childhood years in Nigeria and Brazil before moving back to Italy to complete her education.
After receiving a degree in Structural Engineering and a Master in Wind Aerodynamic, Manuela moved to NYC where she has been living for the past 13 years.
Manuela has been pursuing a career in Building Design and Construction and further developing her life’s passions: yoga, meditation, health coaching for addictions, Ayurveda and nutrition studies.
With more than 20 years’ experience in different yoga practices, Manuela has spent the last 10 years studying meditation and recently focusing on mindfulness and loving kindness. She has trained and studied meditation at the Nalanda Institute for Contemplative Science (NYC) and completed Reiki trainings in Rishikesh, India, studying with Maa Gyaan Suveera, founder of Cosmic Intelligence and Evolutionary Path.
Manuela works with private clients to create individualize nutrition regiments and meditation. She is also highly involved with raising awareness and funding’s for the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.