Ishani Ishaya began contemporary Wushu Kung-Fu in 1988, became a teacher of Ascension Meditation in 1996, began bellydancing professionally in 2001 and discovered fire flow in 2009. She now combines these four practices into a gypsy fusion style referred to as “BellyAscenDance”. She has studied all over the world and imbibed many different styles of movement including Arabic/Turkish/ Egyptian/Tribal/Flamenco/West African/Indonesian/Break Beat/ and Classical Indian Dance.

Motivated by devotion and the Beauty of the Moment Itself, her fluidity and strength have led her to perform all over the country and the world. Channeling Creative Energy, Celebrating Life, Breathing It Up, Dancing It Down! She currently resides and temple dances in Austin Texas.