New York

NYC: Best bets for yoga on the 4th of July

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It's true, lots of folks hit the highway as soon as the dial turns to "July," but there is no need to run. There's still PLENTY of great yoga happening around town, including special classes scheduled for this coming Thursday, the 4th July. Check out our picks for awesome yoga on the holiday. 

Get your flow on before the fireworks:

Help YoGanesh

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For the past three years YoGanesh has offered something rare in Manhattan: affordable yoga. Studio founder Norma Kerner's main goal has been to create a studio where all yogis can feel welcome and from that intention she has built a wonderful community of yogis from all walks of life. 

As YoGanesh moves to a new location, Norma is asking for the NYC yoga community's help. Here's how you can lend a hand: 

1. Be a mover for a day! 

Land Yoga's two-year anniversary special

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Over the past two years, Land Yoga has become a pillar in the Harlem community. Land Yoga offers Ashtanga classes for both novice and advanced yogis taught two ways, Mysore style and Led. Studio owner Lara Land's programming has so far been nothing short of innovative and extensive. We at alignyo can't wait to see what she has in store for the community.

Luna Bar and Body Local's free yoga classes

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We at alignyo are always on the hunt for affordable yoga, and this summer LUNA Bar and Yoga Local are teaming up to bring you something even better than cheap yoga classes - FREE yoga classes! From July 13 to July 17 they are giving away 500 yoga passes to 25 different studios around New York City.

Learn to teach yoga with weights


Whether you’ve been teaching yoga for years, or just got certified, surely you’ve noticed the abundance of teachers in your area. Offering a niche class like Xen Strength Yoga with Weights, which appeals to both yogis, and fitness enthusiasts alike, will broaden your reach, help you pack your classes, and earn more doing what you love.

Don't miss the S.H.E. Summit Marketplace Evening Mixer

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You're invited to attend the #SHESummit MARKETPLACE EVENING MIXERS THIS Fri, June 14 & Sat, June 15 at 82Mercer in SoHo, NY.

NYC: Don't miss the Laughing Lotus Summer Summit

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If you've ever been curious about what makes a yoga studio the hub of its community, the center of play and the temple of transformation, it might be time to investigate the Laughing Lotus Summer Summit, happening this coming weekend, June 14-16.
You can study with the world-reknown yoga teacher and studio co-owner, Dana Flynn and LL's senior teachers.

Bryant Park yoga returns June 4

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It wouldn’t be summer in the city without yoga in the park, so we’re happy to announce that Bryant Park Yoga returns June 4 (that's this Tuesday). Presented by Athleta and produced by alignyo, the free yoga classes are led by YogaWorks instructors and take place every Tuesday at 10AM and Thursday at 6PM. Get ready for sunshine, fresh air and fun yoga all summer long.

NYC Memorial Day weekend yoga guide

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Looking to get your zen on over Memorial Day weekend? Make sure you check class schedules and call studios ahead of time, because your favorite long-standing Saturday morning teacher might have headed to the beach. If you ARE in the city, and want some seriously great yoga, a few masters are staying in town to make sure we’re well taken care of. Check out our picks for the best Memorial weekend yoga classes.

Friday, May 24

The NY Post tries hot yoga

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The NY Post is finally catching up to what we’ve known for quite sometime – hot yoga is hot in New York.

The Post visits four of the “hottest” studios in New York (Yoga to the People, Pure East, Bikram Yoga Herald Square and new kid to the city Moksha Yoga) to see what the hype is all about.