Nikki Baksh is a multi-hyphenate ARTIST and the creator of 𝗡𝗶𝗸𝗸𝗶 𝗕𝗮𝗸𝘀𝗵: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗠𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁® 𝗼𝗳 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗪𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀. She is a spiritual mentor, an initiated Balinese healer, a 500 hour Yoga Science educator in the ISHTA Lineage, a feminine empowerment guide, MOVEMENT facilitation coach, and professional dancer.
Her brilliance as a creative artist and masterful Yogic Guide, invites your inner ARTIST to meet your inner GURU. Leading innovative classes and powerful international retreats, earned her the reputation of being “‘transformative’, ‘out of the box’ and ‘having cracked the code on Modern Wellness.’ She is a member of Amnesty International and has been a champion of human rights activism, since she was 8 years old. She speaks and guest lectures at workshops, corporate events, and Arts programs on the topics of working with Feminine Energy within Yoga Science, which includes the fundamental embodiment of Kriyas through Dance. She became the official Yoga Advisor for the Apple TV+ series, We Crashed and the private teacher of Oscar Winning actress, Annie Hathaway.
Academy Award Winner
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My name is Nikki Baksh. I help people creatively connect to themselves through the rituals of Movement, Yoga, & Artistry. 𝘓𝘦𝘵 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘪𝘯𝘯𝘦𝘳 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁 𝘮𝘦𝘦𝘵 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘪𝘯𝘯𝘦𝘳 𝗚𝘂𝗿𝘂.
As a multi-hyphenate Artist and lifelong Yogini, bringing a colorfully unique artistic approach to ancient wisdom is my passion. We are not cookie cutter & individuality is needed in this world. I am proud to share the wisdom my ancestry, the richness of my Trinidadian culture, and the diversity of my heritage through the unique combination of Arts & Science.
My offerings are highly transformative, incorporating emotional intelligence with musicality, movement, & modern-day relatability. This signature method unlocks the subtle forces, the quantum field, through the Science of Yoga and the experience of The Arts.
Welcome to your inner journey.
MovemenT is medicine
𝗡𝗶𝗸𝗸𝗶 𝗕𝗮𝗸𝘀𝗵: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗠𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁® 𝗼𝗳 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗪𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀 invites your Inner Artist to meet your Inner Guru. Each Being has a specific and individual recipe for creating and maintaining balance. This unique blend of Artistry and Holistic Wellness is an invitation to transform play, explore, and create in an unapologetic, inspirational, imaginative, and safe forum.
Here, artistry, dance, yoga, music, and spirit meet in a pure organic form: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗠𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁.
Yoga is BOTH SCIENCE & ARTS
The Sister 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘱𝘰𝘯𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘢𝘴𝘢𝘯𝘢 is ART.
In Sanskrit, 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝘆𝗮 was the *𝘤𝘰𝘭𝘭𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘰𝘧 𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘺* yoked in poetry, musical instruments, singing, rhythm, gestures, dancing, ornaments, costumes, acting and literature.
𝖸𝗈𝗀𝖺 is often referenced as a 𝑺𝒄𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒆, but it is also heavily compromised of the 𝑨𝒓𝒕𝒔. Many of the components associated with Western Yoga are heavily arts based:
• 𝖪𝗂𝗋𝗍𝖺𝗇 & 𝖲𝗈𝗎𝗇𝖽 𝖡𝖺𝗍𝗁𝗌: 𝖬𝗎𝗌𝗂𝖼
• 𝖯𝗈𝗌𝗍𝗎𝗋𝖾𝗌: 𝖡𝗈𝖽𝗒 𝖠𝗋𝖼𝗁𝗂𝗍𝖾𝖼𝗍𝗎𝗋𝖾/ 𝖲𝖼𝗎𝗅𝗉𝗍𝗎𝗋𝖾𝗌
• 𝖬𝖺𝗇𝗍𝗋𝖺 𝗐𝗋𝗂𝗍𝗍𝖾𝗇: 𝖯𝗈𝖾𝗍𝗋𝗒
• 𝖬𝖺𝗇𝗍𝗋𝖺 𝖢𝗁𝖺𝗇𝗍𝗂𝗇𝗀: 𝖲𝗂𝗇𝗀𝗂𝗇𝗀
• 𝖬𝖺𝗇𝖽𝖺𝗅𝖺𝗌: 𝖠𝗋𝗍
• 𝖸𝖺𝗇𝗍𝗋𝖺𝗌: 𝖠𝗋𝗍
• 𝗡𝖺𝗍𝗒𝖺: 𝖣𝖺𝗇𝖼𝖾
• 𝖪𝗋𝗂𝗒𝖺 𝖳𝖾𝖼𝗁𝗇𝗂𝗊𝗎𝖾𝗌: 𝖣𝗂𝗌𝖼𝗂𝗉𝗅𝗂𝗇𝖾 & 𝖢𝗈𝗆𝗆𝗂𝗍𝗆𝖾𝗇𝗍
• 𝖯𝗋𝖺𝗍𝗒𝖺𝗁𝖺𝗋𝖺: 𝗅𝖾𝗌𝗌𝖾𝗇𝗂𝗇𝗀 𝗈𝗎𝗋 𝖽𝖾𝗉𝖾𝗇𝖽𝖾𝗇𝖼𝖾 𝗈𝖿 𝗍𝗁𝖾 𝟧 𝗌𝖾𝗇𝗌𝖾𝗌, 𝗍𝗋𝖺𝗇𝗌𝖼𝖾𝗇𝖽𝗂𝗇𝗀 𝖺𝗅𝗅 𝟧 𝗌𝖾𝗇𝗌𝖾𝗌 𝗍𝗈 𝗆𝖾𝗋𝗀𝖾 𝗂𝗇𝗍𝗈 𝟣 𝗌𝗂𝗇𝗀𝗎𝗅𝖺𝗋 𝗌𝖾𝗇𝗌𝖾: ᴀᴡᴀʀᴇɴᴇꜱꜱ
My daily ritual includes both 𝗔𝘀𝗮𝗻𝗮 & 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝘆𝗮.
Are you ready to start yours?
The Movement of 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗪𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀
𝘈𝘳𝘵𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘪𝘤 𝘞𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘯𝘦𝘴𝘴 is a term coined and created by 𝗡𝗶𝗸𝗸𝗶 𝗕𝗮𝗸𝘀𝗵®.
As a lifelong Artist, wellness educator, and yogini, Nikki paired her Artistry and talents as a musician, dancer, and painter with her knowledge of fitness education, Yoga Science, and Meditation to create a
𝗠𝗢𝗩𝗘𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧 𝗼𝗳 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗪𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀. With this signature methodology, wellness becomes a yoking of both science and artistry, where neither is mutually exclusive, but instead wholly inclusive.
𝗡𝗶𝗸𝗸𝗶 𝗕𝗮𝗸𝘀𝗵: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗠𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁® 𝗼𝗳 𝗔𝗿𝘁𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗪𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀 is a transformative Artistic Wellness practice.
Here, artistry, dance, yoga, music, and spirit meet in a pure organic form: ‘𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗠𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁’
- the non-mover, who yearns for a deeper understanding of movement
- yogi, who always wanted to create
- the dancer, who focuses on counts, phrasing, complexed narratives
- the actor, who needs to express from within
This class transforms the body, enriches the mind, and frees the soul. 𝖫𝖾𝗍 𝗒𝗈𝗎𝗋 𝗂𝗇𝗇𝖾𝗋 𝘈𝘙𝘛𝘐𝘚𝘛 𝗆𝖾𝖾𝗍 𝗒𝗈𝗎𝗋 𝗂𝗇𝗇𝖾𝗋 𝘎𝘜𝘙𝘜 𝖺𝗇𝖽 𝗍𝗁𝗂𝗇𝗄 𝗈𝗎𝗍𝗌𝗂𝖽𝖾 𝗈𝖿 𝗍𝗁𝖾 𝗐𝖾𝗅𝗅𝗇𝖾𝗌𝗌 𝖻𝗈𝗑.