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Dana Arbel

After years of struggling with identity, body image, and mental health, Dana Arbel found the tools to cultivate peace within through yoga. She trained at Urban Yoga in 2011, under the tutelage of Dave and Cheryl Oliver. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Media Arts, her teaching emphasizes individual expression through movement. A first generation American with a multiethnic identity, Dana grew up searching for her place of belonging. Creating a space that is inclusive and welcoming to all is built into the blueprint of DiRTYOGA. Establishing a strong sense of self while cultivating community drives Dana.

Check out her Tempe recommendations below. 

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Tempe, AZ
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Ollie Vaughn’s
"Ollie Vaughn's has the best selection of baked goods, from quiche to pie, love it all." - Dana Arbel
1526 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
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Pho Noodles
Vietnamese restaurant known for its Pho in AZ.
Pho Noodles, North 7th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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The Coronado
Entirely vegetarian restaurant with many vegan and gluten-free options.
2201 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
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Glai Baan
Small, charming Thai restaurant.
2333 E Osborn Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
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La Santisima
Mexican restaurant in downtown Phoenix that blends traditional Mexican food with Southwestern cuisine.
1919 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
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Gallo Blanco
Mexican restaurant owned and operated by Chef Doug Robson.
928 E Pierce St, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
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Grand Avenue Arts District
Art district, historic district and local shops.
Grand Avenue Arts District phoenix
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Phoenix Art Museum
The Southwest U.S. largest art museum for visual arts.
1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
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Burton Barr Central Library
Located on Central Avenue south of McDowell Road in Phoenix, AZ.
Burton Barr Central Library, North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, USA
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Desert Botanical Garden
The Desert Botanical Garden offers the world's finest collection of arid-land plants from deserts around the world in a unique outdoor setting.
Phoenix, AZ 85281, USA
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Papago Park
One of the most scenic and easily accessible desert areas in the Phoneix metro area.
625 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
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