ART&THERAPY-Asyla ten Holt. Asyla resides on the Nrd. coast of the island in Bandabow-Curacao (born in Cher Asiel in 1953) at Tera Cora where she has her working place.
She Paints, writes Prose and is a free lance Certified Massage Therapist with an overall knowledge of specialization therapy-works
inclusive being a Reiki master. In past-time she was the only child from Winward families to practice of Yoga during family sessions with Indian Friends.
When she lived in the Netherlands (’69-’81) she finished her basic studies and also got interested in the Egyptian Exercises incorporated in the Mazdasnan Movement where
emphasis was shown in practical breathing techniques, muscle stretching and healthful nutrition. Consequently here after Asyla turned interested in Meridian studies as well.
When living in Curacao she returned to the Netherlands for Touch for Health at Hof van Axen in Drenthe (90’s). While these varieties of healing techniques prospered, the domination for the Arts came into her young
life through that she was talented in Arts and involved with Artists. So she joined the Centrum Voor Schone Kunstsen in Eindhoven. She developed this skill and even two decennial later continued Conceptual Studies at Tilburg Art-University (1999). Before this she attended American Student League as well while in Bonaire in the 80’s. So Asyla travelled quite a while proceeding in developing both skills.
Back home in Antilles, Asyla occupied herself besides the Painting to offer stretching exercises at local Bario-centers in Curacao and Bonaire.
Not until 96 chances came to join and continue with the meridian practices (body healing energy centers ) and entered the
organization of Mahikari, a Japanese spiritual purification-Center in Miami, where she became inaugurated to treat customers with clumsiness
or spiritual attachment. Nowadays clumsiness can also be removed by variety of other treatments using bio-energy and or Chakra healing and or acupressure treatments which Asyla studied years later in the Shiatsu Practises.
During the Millennium focus continued to be the Arts and daily Yoga-therapy-sessions at former Hilton Resort-Habitat/Kura Ulanda/St.Catharina Resort and other areas. The Creative Writing also started developing more and Asyla continued after scribbling down her thoughts and Lyrics to center herself with Prose in Global Diaspora and USA. 2012 Asyla started courses with Callaloo in Rhode Islands.
With her interests in narrative form and working with Arts&Prose and Educating kids ‘Visualization and Art’, Healing became Asyla’s big challenge in Body, Mind and Soul.
Pyramid Top Curacao and Institute for Therapies Curacao were her two factors’ Centers where she began using her Certified profession. Nowadays Asyla is an Art painter, studies Afro-Caribbean and American Poetry (she produces booklets on poetry and short writings of her own, does -Exhibits and researches morals and characters.
Her mobile number is: 0-599-9-5268813 – Her Arts – website is : asylatenholt-art.com.
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January 2013/Revised 2017 (www.asylaholt.com)