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Thu, December 14, 2017 9:25am
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Stewart Gilchrist 
East London School of Yoga

Stewart is known throughout London for his popular,innovative, authentic dynamic classes. He infuses his high energy and challenging teachings with yogic knowledge, as well as his unique charisma, politics and humor. His classes include an emphasis on breath, vinyasa and philosophy with strong physical adjustments. Stewart applies the... read more
Fri, December 8, 2017 8:53am
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Beate Sophia Scholz, Los Angeles,

Beate started to practice Yoga in 2005 but it was not until meeting Cheri Rae, owner of Peace Yoga Gallery in Downtown Los Angeles in 2011, when something really shifted inside of her. Yoga became her true passion and purpose in life. After many years of owning a successful business in the fashion industry, she felt the call to slow down ...Yoga opened the... read more
Tue, November 14, 2017 9:18am
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Nina Hayes, Los Angeles

E – RYT 500, 800 – Hour Jivamukti Certified, AADP, VLCE

Nina Hayes is an LA based Advanced Certified Yoga Instructor & Retreat Leader. She credits her yoga practice with providing the tools to heal from a once debilitating illness and she is devoted to facilitating both physical and spiritual healing in others.

Before moving to LA,... read more
Wed, November 8, 2017 12:18pm
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Sol Barros always had the need to express her emotions, thanks to this and her experience made her interested in how the different religions manifest themselves, taking shelter in Tibetan Buddhism. She began to enjoy the pleasure of the meditation, to contemplate her own being and everything that redeemed it, but she felt that there was... read more
Tue, October 17, 2017 2:17pm
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Pritha Ogden

Pritha Ogden is a Senior Analyst in the Distribution & Strategy group at arthouse film studio Focus Features. Prior to her current role, she spent 3 years in the Private Wealth Management division at Goldman Sachs. Currently a Thousand Oaks resident, Pritha is a proud Jersey girl who originally hails from the colorful and bumbling city of Calcutta, West Bengal. In her spare... read more
Fri, October 13, 2017 1:46pm
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Let's unite again to express our gratitude to Mother India for the gift of YOGA.

During this global campaign season, we invite all students, teachers, and studios from every discipline of yoga, from every city and country, to join us in supporting more women and children in India.

There are two ways to get involved:

Host just one donation class or any event to raise awareness and... read more
Wed, October 11, 2017 11:16am
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In 2007, Yoga Gives Back was born from one yoga class in Los Angeles. Today, it reaches to nearly 20 countries, supporting more than 1000 mothers and children. Watch how the global yoga communities have come together for this one mission to give back to Mother India for the gift we have received.

Edited by Beth Gallagher and Carolyn Aylward
Music: "For What It's Worth... read more
Mon, September 18, 2017 12:23pm
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YGB Ambasador Anri Shiga's Yoga Charity Class September 28th!

Hosted by Benessence holistic natural therapy & Yoga Shanti Hong Kong

Yoga Stick ~ Shoulder Therapy ~ make a difference, change the world!

"Yoga Gives Back," is an American Non-profit organization with he idea that someone can change the future for the cost of a yoga class! I've had a lot of experience in... read more
Sun, September 17, 2017 9:17am
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Mary Kirkendoll, Kansas
Eudora Yoga Center

Mary Kirkendoll is the owner of the Eudora Yoga Center in Eudora, Kansas. Born and raised in California, Mary earned three degrees in classical flute performance from music schools in New York and Kansas and has taught and performed classical contemporary music around the world. It was in 2009 that she was introduced to Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga,... read more
Thu, September 14, 2017 12:00am
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Michael Budd , Los Angeles,  My Workout Budd

Mikey Budd is a Jersey boy, and proud of it. He's always had an active lifestyle as a soccer player, runner and of course, break dancer! But, it wasn't until he found the beauty and benefit in yoga, that he finally felt centered. After traveling to India for 5 weeks, Mikey became a certified yoga instructor and wanted to share his knowledge... read more