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
Mon, October 30, 2017 8:57pm
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Becky Stone

Becky Stone Yoga Strathmore, Alberta, Canada

Becky Stone is a wife, a mother, a yoga teacher and a could-be writer from Strathmore, Alberta, Canada. Practicing ever since she stumbled on a yoga vhs tape when she was pregnant 16 years ago, she has been sharing yoga as a teacher since 2010. The gift of yoga has blessed her health and well-being, and as a teacher, writer and... read more
Thu, October 26, 2017 3:22pm
posted by ygb in Success Stories
Renuka comes from a poor family from a village called Hommaragalli, H D Kote taluk, Mysore District. Her mother was unwed and living with her father and brothers. Renuka's father, who is their relative was visiting their home frequently. A romantic relationship developed. When Renuka was born her father was not willing to get married to her mother.

Renuka's mother lodged a complaint... 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
posted by ygb in News & Events
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
posted by ygb in News & Events
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
Thu, September 28, 2017 2:58pm
posted by ygb in Success Stories
This is Ranuk. Her mother, Lakshmi, was an orphan girl brought up by foster parents who had no children of their own. Lakshmi married Ranuk's father Mahadeva who worked as a wage earner. Unfortunately Mahadeva became mentally unstable and couldn’t support his family. Lakshmi left home with Ranuk and her brother and joined Shakthidhama for shelter. Later her brother was admitted to Deenabandhu.... read more