Deep peace of the running wave to you.
Deep peace of the flowing air to you.
Deep peace of the quiet earth to you.
Deep peace of the shining stars to you.
Deep peace of the gentle night to you.
Moon and stars pour their healing light on you.
Deep peace to you.

Gaelic Blessing

Deep Peace LLC was founded by Nancy C Murray in 2005 to bring the gifts of Kripalu yoga to the greater Hartford, CT area.  Through the years, we have added other healing services in the form of Reiki and Yoga Therapy, as well as transformational pilgrimages.  Local classes and treatments are in West Hartford, CT.


Nancy C Murray

Nancy C. Murray, E-RYT 500, YACEP, C-IYAT, is a certified Kripalu yoga teacher and a professional level Pranakriya Yoga teacher who has been practicing for over 20 years and teaching over 14 years.  She is also a Pranakriya yoga therapist.  She is a member of the Yoga Alliance, the International Association of Yoga Therapists and the Kripalu Yoga and Ayuveda Association.  She was attuned to Reiki levels one, two and the master level by Brett Bevell.

It is her supreme joy to facilitate connecting people to a life of light and joy. 

Nancy's unique style of yoga teaching incorporates themes into each of her classes.  All classes are appropriate for people of all ages and abilities.

Nancy began leading trips in college while the manager for the Harvard swim team.  She is thrilled to be able to combine her love for leading travel groups with her love for teaching and learning about spirituality by leading pilgrimages.

Prior to becoming a yoga teacher, Nancy was a CPA for eight years in the audit division of a large accounting firm and for ten years working on her own.

Nancy is the mother of two adult children, Helena and George.

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Scott Bailey

Dr. Scott Bailey began collecting pebbles as soon as he was old enough to wear pants with pockets. This led to a career as a research geologist, where he specializes studying how water-rock interactions influence soil development and the structure of ecosystems. Scott leads pilgrimages with Deep Peace.


Rev Susan Izard

Rev. Susan Izard is the Minister of Spiritual Life at First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford, CT.  where she divides her time between ministry with the church and offering individual spiritual direction.  She is particularly interested in spiritual growth and renewal, offering opportunities for people to explore a variety of spiritual and prayer experiences through creative worship, pilgrimages, retreats, workshops and book discussions. Susan leads pilgrimages with Deep Peace.


Angela Martin

Angela Martin is a truth-seeker, writer and award-winning author who believes in manifesting the gifts and voice of each one. Founding marketing director of Copper Beech Institute, Angela was a University of Hartford adjunct professor teaching students to connect to the beauty within and around them. Angela is a guest blogger and led the 2018 Camino journey with Nancy.


hugh F Murray

Hugh Murray has been exploring connections between individuals, societies, the natural world, and the larger universe since studying the history and philosophy of science in college. For the past quarter century, he has worked as a lawyer helping to resolve workplace disputes, learning a lot along the way about how an individual’s place in our modern economy can overwhelm our true identities, and the importance of balancing the economic, physical, intellectual, and spiritual aspects of our being. Hugh will be leading the 2019 Camino journey with Nancy.


Nancy Sinchak

Nancy Sinchak LMT, RMT, SMT, RYT-200, Shaman
Nancy masterfully integrates healing of body, mind and spirit using advanced bodywork techniques, yoga, meditation, energy healing, shamanism, and self-evolution technologies to guide and support your journey of transformation, expansion and radiant wellbeing. 
Nancy studies with leading osteopathic doctors, is a Reiki Master Teacher, a Shambala Master Teacher, a Qigong Energy Healer, a Touch For Health practitioner, a Yoga teacher, and a Shaman initiated in the Q’uero Lineage of Peru. Nancy guided the 2019 trip to Costa Rica with Nancy Murray.