Special Events

Dramatic sunset photo postcard-style flier, with montage of iconic images from MArtha's Vineyard; flier advertises info for the $1500 yoga retreat in September 2017

Martha’s Vineyard Yoga Retreat

September 8-14, 2017

$1,500 buys you 6 nights 7 days in New England’s most coveted island getaway — far from the madding summer crowd.  Does NOT include airfare. Fee includes lodging at the house, a house chef, transportation (van) around the island, and of course, yoga with Jim! Click on the image at left to download a .PDF flier!

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



New Moon gong meditation

New Moon Gong Meditation

Saturday August 19, 10:45-11:45

Suggested donation: $10

The meditations continue! Discover how to vibrate at a different frequency with the power of gong in this hour-long meditation. Resting in a supported savasana, allow the pulses of the instrument to wash over your body and mind, dropping your into a state of relaxation and stillness. Create the space to commit to your deepest intention with the support of the new moon’s energy.



200-hour Yoga Teacher Training (YTT)  –

Next cohort: September 23 – November 18, 2017

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.

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

Third Thursday Happy Hour — at Pedalhaus Brewery in Tempe!

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

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

Next Third Thursday will be announced in class, then posted here.  Be sure to RSVP  for these events — sign up 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! 


Opportunities 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), and social media / marketing support.

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