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25 Black Yoga Instructors you should know about


Although yoga is supposed to transcend race, representation matters. It is affirming to practice with teachers that represent your image. Anything that can maximize black healing and health is needed in today’s world. Systemic racism contributes to trauma, mental illnesses, diseases, and death – all of which disproportionately impact African-Americans. Namaste.

We’ve compiled a list of 25 Black Yogi’s to help you with your self care. You can view our full list of Black Yogis here to find a safe space near you!

Vitality Meditation  

1856 FRANKFORD AVE, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19125

Mamed Philadelphia’s Best Meditation Studio by Philadelphia Magazine, Vitality Meditation is your one stop shop for all things zen! From meditation to yoga to acupuncture, all are welcome to come and chill with us at Vitality!

Love Yoga ​

5111 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, Maryland 20781

Love Yoga is a family-friendly, boutique studio that encourages the exploration of yoga and mindfulness by safely guiding our students through the practice of yoga in a non-intimidating and warm environment. After an awesome Yoga session, try to meditate.. then treat yourself to the best home cleaning service in Maryland.

Jasiri Nkalati 

Washington, District of Columbia

Jasiri Nkalati is a Transformational Wellness Coach and has been cultivating her craft for the past 10 years. She works with women both nationally and internationally that are passionate about living a full life

Nam Ase Yoga  

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Providing yoga services, while cultivating a love for total body wellness.Alternative & Holistic Health Service · Yoga Studio

Urban Asanas  

843 Sterling Place 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, New York

We’d like to thank all of you, our community, for rocking and flowing with us thus far. We are continuing the build out of our Wellness Studio next door, and we plan to have it up and running by March for you all.

Yoga Green Book Studio  

Raleigh, North Carolina

Starbird discovered yoga while in the midst of recovering from alcohol addiction. She is endlessly inspired by the natural flow of the universe, as well as helping others connect with themselves. Her classes are a mix of spirituality…

Deeply Rooted Wellness + Yoga  

Cumming, Georgia

Deeply Rooted Wellness + Yoga founder, Erica Rascon, is a 200-hr RYT yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance. She is currently a 300-hr YTT candidate. She specializes in integrated wellness, which unites the physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of health


P.O. BOX 551, Jackson, Georgia 30233

Chanel helps women find calm in the chaos of life through a playful but safe yoga practice. Most days you can find her on her yoga mat trying not to trip over my sweet fur baby, her face buried in a good book, seeking new adventures to share…

The Yogi Bassist, Yoga & Ayurveda  

Nashville, Tennessee

The Yogi Bassist, Yoga & Ayurveda founder Jo-Jo Jackson is a Yoga Teacher & Ayurvedic Counselor based in Nashville, Tennessee. As a Vedic wellness practitioner, Jo-Jo’s aim is to move students—and herself

Eb and Flow Yoga  

1834 W. NORTH AVE. , Chicago, Illinois 60622

Whether you are an advanced student or a beginner, want to work on developing power and strength or take it slower and work on your deep connective tissues we have classes that will bring you deeper into your practice and take you to the next level.


Tampa, Florida

We Create Space For People To Heal And To Evolve Into The Best Versions Of Themselves Through Movement, Mindfulness, And Meditation.

Highly Yogivated  

Memphis, Tennessee

Highly Yogivated is dedicated to providing an elevated healing experience through the practice of yoga and meditation. ✨

Magnolia Yoga Studio  

301 Basin St. , New Orleans, Louisiana

We have big plans for Magnolia Yoga — we want to empower, teach & ignite people’s interests in their Mind-Body Connection. In their inner peace & inner world by helping them make the connection that the inner becomes the outer…

Rose Garden Vibez 

Houston, Texas

Rose Garden Vibez creator, Nikki Dixon-Ewing is a 200-hour RYT Yoga Instructor with yoga alliance. She is currently in Houston where she teaches at a number of yoga studios.

Hortencia Campbell  

Houston, Texas

Tenci is a Certified Kemetic (Ancient Egyptian) Yoga Teacher, a holistic healer, a performing artist, and above all, a Freedom Seeker. Tenci and her husband, Maurice “Sol Xprsn” Clark, have created, Ufulu Child, a home for Freedom Seekers…

Just Bri Free  

San Diego, California

My name is Bria! I am a Health Educator and Yoga Teacher living in San Diego, CA. I am a young, black, queer woman navigating this world with well-being in mind. I am invested in promoting health of all kinds through my work.

Bianca Yoga Floetry  

11620 Wilshire Blvd #101, Los Angeles, California 90025

Bianca Bianca Fearon is originally from England and first explored meditation yoga at the age of 16 years old. She began exploring Asana yoga when she was 18 years old, with that her sharing the benefits of yoga begun.

Yoga with Rocky  

San Francisco, California

Music and melody are encoded in Rocky’s DNA. The son of an acclaimed reggae musician and an alternative medicine woman, Rocky grew up surrounded in a rich tapestry of musical influences. As a child, Rocky was baptized in the Caribbean…

Yoga by Biola  

Seattle, Washington

Biola Akanni is a 200 hour RYT certified Vinyasa yoga instructor, lifestyle healer and YouTuber for Yoga by Biola where she shares empowering yoga sequences and enlightening tips on how to liberate the mind and body.

Transform with Nadia  

Find Your Best Life & Your Best Self through Clarity, Courage, & Strength

Sunlight & Yoga Holistic Wellness Center  

4639 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD

The Sunlight & Yoga Holistic Wellness Center educates, engages and empowers individuals via technical Yoga, Meditation and Mindfulness instruction.

Embraced Yoga  

1650 COLUMBIA ROAD NORTHWEST, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

Located in Washington DC in the Adams Morgan neighborhood steps away from Mt. Pleasant and Columbia Heights, we are devoted to enhancing the lives of our yoga students. We do this by opening the doors with a warm EMBRACE and offering classes…

SAGE Holistic Health & Wellness  

Waldorf, Maryland

Helping you achieve and maintain mind, body, & spiritual health through natural remedies. SAGE Holistic Center will offer holistic therapeutic services, yoga & meditation classes, special events, and much more. Coming to Waldorf MD Jan 2020!!!


Hampton, Virginia

Deylynn is a Certified Hatha Yoga Instructor with a specialized certification in Curvy Yoga. Through her teachings and personal mantras, she’s working to spread the message that Yoga is for everyBODY.

Urban Yoga Foundation  

7002 Boulevard E #38C, West New York, New Jersey

A number of selfless individuals committed to service make the work of UYF possible. Our team includes karma yoga instructors volunteering their time to teach studio classes, ambassadors donating their time to fulfill administrative duties…

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