GREEN TARA NEWS
We invite you to experience the many benefits of Iyengar Yoga, including physical health and vitality, mental clarity, and emotional serenity.
Summer Break August 23 – September 6
Classes will not meet during this period. All passes will be extended two weeks on the first day of the break.
Green Tara Yoga is Open for In-Studio and Online Classes
We are happy to announce our return to the studio! Classes are available in three formats: Online classes on Zoom, In-Person classes at the studio, and Hybrid classes that take place at the studio and are also live streamed through Zoom. Visit our Schedule page for class details. Visit our Policies page for details about attending In-Studio classes.
View and print our In-Studio Class Policies.
Set Up Your Green Tara Yoga Punchpass Account
You must have a Punchpass account in order to attend our Online or In-Studio classes. Visit our Schedule/Registration page and set up your account today! Then you can purchase a pass and make class reservations. Please feel free to Contact Us if you have any questions about getting registered for classes.
Iyengar Yoga Workshop with Karen Allgire Sponsored by Yoga Central
From the Periphery to the Core: Moving through the Five Kośas with Karen Allgire
Sunday, July 25, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, $55
Information and Registration
Online Yoga Resources for You
✥ Try our online classes with Karen Allgire, Amy Runnels and Colleen Clark. View our Class Schedule.
✥ For free video content visit the new Green Tara Yoga YouTube Channel.
✥ Make a Donation to help sustain the studio.
We recommend that you arrive early to allow time for parking. We do not recommend parking at Dave’s Market as you could be towed. You may find a space in the lot directly behind the building. Other options include:
✥ New lot directly west of Dave’s Market, accessible from both Grandview and Bellfield – your best option for easy, available parking
✥ The upper lot accessible by a ramp at the back of the main lot
✥ Metered spots on Fairmount Boulevard
✥ Free parking on Grandview, the street adjacent to Dave’s Market
✥ The metered lot behind Firestone Tires on Cedar Road
✥ The public garage behind Starbucks on Cedar Road
Gentle Chair Yoga with Colleen Clark
Saturdays, 11:30 am – 12:45 pm. No class on Saturday, June 19
Family Yoga with Amy Runnels
Dates to be announced
Restorative Yoga with Colleen Clark
Dates to be announced
For detailed information about these workshops and more, view the Yoga Workshops section.
Apprentice Program with Karen Allgire
Level 3 Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher (CIYT) Karen Allgire offers an apprentice program for those interested in deepening their study of yoga. Apprentices must have three years of Iyengar Yoga study and be able to make a yearlong commitment to the program. For prerequisites, requirements, costs and other details, contact Karen.
Karen Allgire Featured in Heights Observer
Karen was interviewed for the Heights Observer. Read the article to learn about Karen’s trips to India and her reflections on the practice and teaching of Iyengar yoga.
Karen Allgire Studies Iyengar Yoga in India
Karen has made five trips to India to study at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Institute in Pune, India. Visit Karen’s Yoga Blog to read about her trips. To view photographs of these visits go to Karen’s India Photos.
Iyengar Yoga for Relief of Chronic Back Pain
Parade Magazine, October 11, 2009
A recent study funded by the National Institutes of Health suggests that Iyengar Yoga may help reduce chronic lower back pain and its associated depression better than conventional medicine. Read the full article.
Open Practice Time
Open Practice Time is an opportunity for you to use the studio and its equipment, including the new yoga rope wall, for self-directed practice. The schedule for open practice time is Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:30 am–12:00 pm. The cost is $5.