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Job Opening

We are looking for a part time Admissions Manager in the Bay Area. The ideal candidate is a highly organized, reliable, efficient multi-tasker with excellent communication and very strong interpersonal skills. The Admissions Manager is the primary staff contact with prospective students for all Yoga Garden SF (YGSF) Advanced Studies programs. This position is responsible…

Manifest: Action

As summer draws upon us, you might notice a renewed sense of invigoration. People emerging from the solitude of winter and descending upon local parks and outdoor cafes. The New Year’s resolutions you might have left behind in February are seeming strangely possible with June on the horizon, and life in general seems to be…

On Mindful Creativity

collage by Chelsea Owens, MFT and ATR Lately, as a way of engaging in this life, I’ve been shifting my attention as I wander around San Francisco, with the intention to creatively engage by paying attention to my surroundings. I’ve been trying to pay less attention to my phone and actually look up at the…

Free Prenatal Yoga

Enjoy Free Prenatal Yoga classes taught by RPYT trainees! As part of our internationally-acclaimed Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training program, trainees will teach public Prenatal Yoga classes under the expert supervision of and Alexandra Rossi. All expecting mothers are invited to attend these classes for free. Your presence will give these advanced students real-world teaching experience to…

Demystifying Ayurveda: A Few Basic Principles

Ayurveda is not a one-size-fits-all solution, but rather a system of living that treats us as the complex, unique beings that we are. Ayurveda is a system of living that treats each of us as a complex, unique being with specific needs regarding diet, exercise, herbs, essential oils, self-care habits and lifestyle choices. It is…

Spotlight: Dustin McCallister

  We're thrilled to turn the Garden spotlight on Dustin McCallister this month! We caught up with him and his students before a recent Ageless class to celebrate his 5 year anniversary of teaching at Yoga Garden SF, AND the launch of his long-awaited project, YOGASANA deck of 75 yoga pose flashcards, now available in…

Community Classes

COMMUNITY CLASSES ARE FREE FOR MEMBERS & $5 DROP-IN FOR NON-MEMBERS In order to support our growing alumni community, YGSF is offering community classes to give our ProElite® Members a chance to practice their teaching skills in their home studio. These classes will be offered two Sundays afternoons per month beginning in July 2018. Styles of classes…

5 Ways to Launch Your Yoga Career

Having a teacher certification doesn’t automatically put you in a windowed studio with a full class of clients and incense lit, softly teaching an inspired and dynamic class. But it can. As with any endeavor, the energy you put in is usually what you get back, and making smart business choices about the work you…

Yoga Scholarship: Garden Kids & Teens Training Summer 2018

We're offering a full yoga scholarship for our Summer 2018 Garden Kids & Teens Teacher Training! Everybody deserves an opportunity to advance themselves and their community — regardless of socioeconomic status. We want to help as many people as possible have access to the transformative benefits of yoga to improve the quality of their lives–especially…

21 Day Challenge

It only takes 21 days make a positive change in your life.  Begin a new habit and commit to your best health; body, spirit and mind!  Attend a yoga class at Yoga Garden SF for 21 consecutive days and win a beautiful meditation cushion for your home practice! Here is what to do in order to win: Write…
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