Born in Cuba and raised in Miami, Rocio discovered yoga at the age of 13 and completed her first yoga teacher training at 17. Over the years, she has acquired more than 600 training hours in Power Vinyasa, Hatha, and Restorative Yoga.
Rocio's first direct contact with Indian meditation traditions came in 2013 after a backpacking adventure to the Subcontinent. Since then, she has traveled through India many times, studied with numerous teachers there, and found in it a second home. Rocio is also the owner of Bindu Boutique, a for-profit company, founded in 2019, that supports The SMVA Trust Charities.
She studied fine art and graphic design in school and graduated with a bachelor of Visual Communication in college. Rocio loves the ocean and is a PADI certified advanced open water diver, who has explored the cenotes of Mexico, and the reefs and wrecks of Miami, Belize, and Honduras. She is a big wellness advocate and believes our diet can heal and shift our lives profoundly. Her mission is to follow the call of her heart and to contribute deeply to the upliftment of all.