Special Events

Mantra and Chanting Practice – Workshop

Led by Denise Davidson
Saturday, April 8, 10:30 am -12 pm
$15 regular price ($10 for students with ID)

Come this Saturday to a unique workshop and learn by doing!

A mantra is a powerful sound, word, or phrase that is repeatedly sung or chanted. Each mantra holds its own energetic significance. When used effectively, mantras can be soothing, clarifying, or even energizing; affecting your body, mind, and spirit. This workshop will give you an introduction to mantra and chanting practices (no prior knowledge or experience needed).


Summer 2017 – HAWAII Retreat now in the Planning Stages… 

Dreaming of beach-side yoga in Oahu? It’s time to SIGN UP!

June 9-15th, 2017

$1,100 buys you 6 nights 7 days. and includes lodging at the house, basic foods for breakfast and dinner, and of course yoga with Jim.

There are only 10 spots available — contact the studio with questions ( – and let Jim know ASAP if you’re interested.


Pedalhaus Brewery: 730 S Mill Ave #102, Tempe, AZ 85281

Pedalhaus Brewery (730 S Mill Ave #102, Tempe, AZ 85281)

Third Thursday Happy Hour — at Pedalhaus Brewery in Tempe!

Next Third Thursday:  April 20, 2017

Be sure to RSVP — sign up in person at the studio.

When we host these events, they begin promptly at 7:45 PM.

Join us for a fun evening with friends!

Email with the subject line “Third Thursday.” Please do RSVP — this event requires you to commit to showing up! 

Costa Rica Yoga Retreat
May 2017

We are looking forward to our sold out Winter Park Yoga and Ski Vacation! For those of you who couldn’t secure a spot, we have good news: We will hold our traditional Costa Rica retreat in May. Contact us at for deposit details.



Is this your sign?
Opportunities are still available!  

We are always looking for studio support — and if you can be relied on to show up early on a regular schedule for one or more classes each week, let’s talk about trade for those classes! Responsibilities include studio setup prior to class, light clerical work (check students in, accept/track payments before/after class).

If you are interested, email (subject line “Work Trade”)

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200-hour Yoga Teacher Training (YTT)!

February’s cohort is already in progress. Interested in signing up? Stay tuned for the next start date! 

Yoga Nirvana offers the finest instruction for teacher training. Our mission is to foster a community of learning that takes a modern approach to ancient yogic philosophy, and to equip students with a superior understanding of teaching methodologies and techniques.

Our comprehensive curriculum is ideal for any practitioner, whether you are looking to deepen your own practice or begin your career as a teacher. Students who enroll in our program leave with a rich body of knowledge that far surpasses just knowing the asanas. Students can expect to…

  • Gain thorough knowledge of the history and tradition of yoga
  • Study the classical yogic texts
  • Understand the mechanics, anatomy, and physiology of the body
  • Receive instruction on related subjects, such as health, nutrition and psychology
  • Enjoy small class sizes, optimal for individualized instruction

There are 5 seats available for our next teacher training session, beginning Wednesday, February 8th. For enrollment details, email us at, or catch Jim after a class.
Interested? Email us: