Dalia has been practicing yoga for over 10 years and completed her teacher training with Dr Madan Bali in 2014. She has since studied Yin and Yoga Nidra, Himalayan Sound Healing with Tibetan bowls, Shamanism through the Foundation of Shamanic Studies, Naada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) with the internationally renowned Gundesha Brothers, Sound Therapy with tuning forks through the Institute of Light Colour and Sound and Unitary Reiki (Reiki of Sound). Dalia has since led numerous yoga and sound healing sessions and retreats in around her home town of Montreal as well as on the international level at the renowned Omega Centre in Rhinebeck New York, the Omni Hotel in Puerto Aventuras Mexico, Posada Natura retreat Centre and Spa Holis in Costa Rica. She works extensively with her Guru Dr Madan Bali co-leading various events, local and international retreats as well as monthly full moon sound healing meditation. Dr Bali and Dalia are also currently working on a sound healing meditation album together that is set to be released in late 2018.
Dalia’s unique sessions are open to all ages and levels. Her students range from the tender age of 5 to 95 years young! Dalia’s sessions incorporate therapeutic Yoga (Dr Bali Method, Nidra, Yin, Hatha), pranayama, guided visualization and meditation as well as various sound healing instruments including: Tibetan bowls, tingshas, rattles, rain stick, gongs, bird flute, crystal pyramid, crystal bowls, tuning forks, ocean drum, frog drum, shamanic drum, Idiopan drum in 432hz (healing frequency of the universe) and deep healing vocal vibrations and chants.
Besides Yoga and Sound Healing, Dalia is an accomplished actress who graduated from Concordia University’s Professional Theatre program. Dalia has performed in various films, commercials, theatre, musical productions, festivals and TV shows since childhood. Some highlights of her acting career include: a role in Steve Carell’s GET SMART and SYFY’s renowned series BEING HUMAN, to name a few. She has also toured North America with the renowned company MAD SCIENCE and was once nominated as best actress for her role as the Virgin Mary in controversial Quebec play THE FAIRIES ARE THIRSTY. For more details on Dalia’s background as an actress please visit her IMDB page and view her acting demo.
Alongside acting, Dalia is also a singer songwriter who is currently working on her 2nd EP entitled ‘Light Years Away’ that is set to be released in 2018. ‘Light Years Away’ is a spirit pop album recorded in 432hz and inspired by Dalia’s journey through yoga, sound healing and transformation and is produced by Rad Crasto (Lea Longo, Patrick Bernard). Dalia’s previous album entitled ‘Gypsy Soul’ was independently released in 2011 under the moniker Von Dalia and was produced by Juno award winning musicians Gary Mckenzie and Nick Hynes (Bran Van 3000). Upon release, Von Dalia performed in numerous venues and festivals throughout the Island of Montreal. Some highlighted shows include: Festival Mondial Musique Femmes, Montreal Fringe Festival, The Leonardo Davinci Centre, Club Soda and The Olympia, where she and her band were Canadian finalists in the international competition Emergenza. Throughout this time, Dalia also received airplay on various local radio stations including: Radio Shalom, Radio Centre-Ville CINQ, CKUT and 94hitsFM.
What are people saying about Dalia in the media?
“Impassioned, expressive, and colourful; Dalia is more than a singer; she’s an artist who tells a story through each song.” Ann Lang – CBC Radio
“Girlfriend can sing and girlfriend can tell a story!” Caitlin- The Main Montreal
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