Top 10 Yoga Studios In Bangalore

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With the constant pursuit of success and wealth, it can be difficult to find time for relaxation and inner peace. Fortunately, yoga can offer a solution. An ancient practice that has been around for thousands of years, yoga can help one achieve inner peace, improve core strength and flexibility. Yoga Classes have many benefits for both the body and mind.

When it comes to practicing yoga, the right yoga studio can make all the difference. Not all yoga studios are the same and what may be perfect for one person may not be ideal for another. Some studios may specialize in a specific style of yoga, while others may offer a variety. Some places may prioritize meditation and relaxation while others may focus more on overall fitness.

With an abundance of options available 3208 to be exact, it can be overwhelming to find the perfect yoga studio in Bangalore, this article will narrow down the search by highlighting some of the most popular yoga studios in Bangalore. From the atmosphere to the instructors, we will examine all the important elements that make a yoga studio exceptional. Whether you're seeking to enhance your practice or simply looking for a new place to unwind, this guide will provide you with a selection of the top 10 most popular yoga studios, the list has been sorted in descending (high to low) order of online popularity a score taken from multiple online review platforms this has been done in order to remove bias and maintain transparency.

1. Ashish Yoga Fitness

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Brookefield, Bengaluru

As a reviewer said, Ashish Yoga Fitness, or AYF, is one place where yoga is not a business instead, it is a joint effort by all the gurus at the yoga studio to create a healthy and happy society. This multi-level premise is neat, clean and adequately equipped to conduct seamless classes.

Ashish Panda is the founder of Ashish Yoga Fitness, which was established in 2007. He has done B.Ed. from Chatrapati Sahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur. He is a member of the Yoga Alliance, which supports the high-quality, safe, accessible, and equitable teaching of yoga everywhere.

Ashish Yoga fitness school offers 200 hours of intense multi-style yoga teacher training courses affiliated with Yoga Alliance USA. It also conducts daily online and offline group classes alongside personal therapeutic training. Some popular forms of yoga taught here are acupressure yoga, Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga, cardio yoga, medical yoga, brick & strap yoga, inner peace yoga and more. Students have wholeheartedly sung praises of the yoga teachers. They are not only knowledgeable and helpful but also extremely patient.

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2. Yogi Re - Classical Hatha Yoga

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Koramangala, Bengaluru

Yogi Re! is a dedicated yoga studio in Bangalore that promotes the practice of classical Isha Hatha Yoga and incorporates yoga as a lifestyle. Their aim is to help people find their inner bliss and stillness.

Mukul Anna started Yogi Re yoga studio in 2017 to bring an element of being a yogi into everyone’s life. He is B.E. (electrical & electronics) and has studied at Bishop Cotton Boys School, Bangalore. A software engineer by profession, he actively started working with the Isha Foundation in 2009.

Yogi Re offers various programs for people of all ages based on teachings and principles passed down from Sadhguru, the founder of the Isha Foundation. Popular programs here include “Dwijas,” an online program to explore the yogic life, “Aahar,” a live online session on the diet of a yogi as inspired by Sadhguru, “Agastya,” an initiative to connect with the underprivileged sections of society and teach them yoga as a part of their daily schedule, etc. Needless to say, all the yogis here involved in imparting the knowledge of yogic lifestyle are highly respected, learned and experienced, men and women.

Price INR 750 per day

3. Pradipika Institute of Yoga and Therapy

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Rajajinagar, Bengaluru

The Pradipika Institute of Yoga & Therapy (PIYT) is a burgeoning yoga center located in northwest Bangalore. It is committed to offering comprehensive and effective yoga services for individuals seeking to improve their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. The institute employs a holistic approach and carefully designs its courses to accommodate practitioners of all ages and fitness levels. The goal of the institute is to make yoga accessible to all who are interested in improving their overall health and well-being.

Pooja Shenoy is the independent owner of PIYT. She is passionate about teaching and empowering others to love themselves better. Despite holding a bachelor's degree in engineering and majoring in medical electronics, she found her true calling in yoga, which led to the opening of the Pradipika Institute of Yoga and Therapy in 2010.

The enthusiastic and qualified mentors at the institute are dedicated to improving pupils’ learning without any pressure. Gentle yoga, power yoga, Pranayam, pregnancy yoga, meditation and Shatkarma are popular styles taught here. Holistic therapy is also their speciality.

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4. Nirmala Yoga

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Rajajinagar, Bengaluru

Reviewers describe Nirmala Yoga as a spacious place with a relaxing atmosphere and clean & hygienic surroundings. Here the yogic practices are taught as per the original texts by a highly qualified team. They teach therapeutic and wellness yoga and also make “Nadi” diagnoses.

Nirmala Yoga Institute was set up in 2015 by Dr. Akhilesh Kumar Singh. He has over 14 years of experience in yoga and holds qualifications like a Bachelor’s in Preksha Meditation & Yoga and a Master's in Applied Yoga & Human Excellence. Dr. Akhilesh has also published a research paper on “Emotional Intelligence & Yoga.” Under his guidance operates a dedicated, experienced and disciplined team who are masters in yoga and extremely research-oriented.

At the institute, for consultation, it is necessary to have an appointment. You can enroll for “Wellness Yoga,” where Pranayam, meditation and various asanas are taught. Similarly, “Therapeutic Yoga” treats various ailments like PCOD, asthma, gastric disorders, diabetes, etc., and gives assured results.

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5. Vishwa Poornima Yoga Center

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - New Thippasandra, Bengaluru

A wonderfully spacious center with a calm atmosphere best describes Vishwa Poornima Yoga Center. You will find the facility well-equipped with highly qualified yoga trainers imparting their knowledge and expertise. With students from all over the world, it holds both online and offline classes, allowing you to connect however you desire.

Mr. Yoga Venkatesh is the founder of Vishwa Poornima Yoga Center. With an M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Yoga, alongside holding an MBA, he has been running the organization successfully for the past 30 years and practicing yoga for 35 years. Under the guidance of different gurus and institutes like Patanjali Yoga Shikshana Samithi Karnataka, BKS Iyengar Methodology, etc., he became a skilled yoga practitioner and now uses that knowledge to help others. Shiva Jyothi Yoga Center, Bangalore, has awarded Mr. Yoga Venkatesh YOGACHARYA.

At the yoga studio, you can enroll in the teacher training program or become a part of regular classes for yoga therapy, meditation, weight loss, prenatal yoga, power yoga, yoga pilates and so on. It also has a “Diet Program” that helps individuals live a healthy and balanced life free of health issues. 

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6. Yoga Wellness Center

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Kasturi Nagar, Bengaluru

According to reviewers, the Yoga Wellness Center is indeed one of the best places to learn Yoga in Bangalore. They impart traditional teachings with personal experiences, making it easy for everyone to understand and practice yoga. With systematic and scientific methods, the teachers encourage students to apply yoga practically.

In 2012, brothers Raj Kamal (Atmamukhi) and Chandra Kamal (Devatma) established the Yoga Wellness Center (YWC) in Bangalore with the blessing of Swami Satyasangananda Saraswati. The center was named "YOGA WELLNESS CENTER '' by Swami Satyasangananda Saraswati. Both brothers, who are fully trained yoga masters and experienced teachers, received higher education at the Bihar Yoga Bharati, the world’s first Yoga University, and have been teaching yoga in Bangalore for the last 15 years.

Yoga Wellness center is an accredited yoga training center under the Yoga Certification Board (YCB), Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India. It runs courses equivalent to those conducted by YCB and holds assessments for levels 1 & 2 of certifications. It is also a Fit India Yoga Center and a recognized yoga study center of KARNATAKA SAMSKRIT UNIVERSITY that conducts a P.G. Diploma and Diploma in Yoga Shastra. As an associate center of the India Yoga Association (IYA), it conducts foundation and certificate courses in yoga along with an advanced certificate course.

Price INR 2,700 per month

7. Aayana Yoga

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Jayanagar, Bengaluru

“Aayana” is a Sanskrit word that means ‘the right path.’ The Aayana Yoga Academy, amidst a holistic environment, provides a very grounding experience. The open layout helps open minds and bodies to nurture mental and physical wellness. If you, too, want to free your body and mind, this place is a must-visit.

Regeesh Vattakandy is the founder and one of the chief yogis at Aayana. He holds a Master's degree in yoga psychology and yoga therapy. His desire to set up his own place and train future yoga teachers led to the establishment of Aayana in 2013.

Presently, the Aayana Yoga Academy offers several teacher training courses. If becoming a teacher is not your aim, you can attend online or in-class sessions of power yoga, Yin yoga, Pranayam, Hatha yoga, Vinyasa, kids yoga, etc., and experience powerful and tangible changes in your life.

Price INR 2,000 (8 classes / month)

8. Kushi Yogalaya

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Nandhinilayout, Bengaluru

Clean, simple and clutter-free, that’s the feeling of Kushi Yogalaya yoga studio in Bangalore. This “Yogalaya” or ‘house of yoga’ is a rising yoga center that provides tailored yoga instruction for individuals of all ages. Their primary objective is promoting overall well-being in terms of mental, physical, emotional and spiritual health.

N Rohit, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Yoga, is the founder of Kushi Yogalaya. He is also an Ayush level 2 certified trainer. For him, yoga was a hobby, which became a passion and, ultimately, a career choice.

Transcending into a state of happiness through yoga is of utmost importance at Kushi Yogalaya. Classes are planned and scheduled to address both physical and mental well-being. You can enroll in a weight loss training program, improved flexibility, group yoga classes, muscle toning, Shatkriyas, Pranayama and meditation. 

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9. Chaitanya Wellness Yoga Academy

Location of Yoga Studio in Bangalore - Raman Nagar, Bengaluru

‘Chaitanya’ literally means ‘consciousness.’ The objective of Chaitanya Wellness Yoga Academy is to spread the heritage and culture of Yoga and Wellness in society by consciously working towards nurturing its true essence. It is considered one of the best places to learn Yoga for beginners and experienced yoga practitioners alike. Professional in delivering training, the teachers apply comprehensive wellness and personalized approach, making them really good and effective. 

Prashant is the Founder and Director of the Chaitanya Wellness Yoga Academy. He holds a doctorate in Naturopathy and Yoga from the School of Naturopathy in Gorakhpur, in addition to a Master's degree in Yoga from Jain Vishwa Bharati University. He has also completed teacher training courses of 200 hours at Shivanada Neyyar Dam and 300 hours in Bangalore. He has extensive training in Aerial yoga and is an expert in traditional and power yoga. He has participated in many national yoga conferences and naturopathy seminars.

At the academy, in addition to the teacher training course, you can enroll in various other programs. Some popular ones are personal yoga training, prenatal yoga, aerial yoga, or studio yoga, which is intrinsically designed for wellness. You can schedule a corporate yoga workshop if you wish to take yoga to your workplace. If being physically present on-premises is not possible and you still want to attend, you can sign up for online yoga classes that are taken on Zoom by experts.

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