It’s International Yoga Day which is a perfect time to check out the yoga classes Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs have to offer. — Chelsea Lacey-Mabe

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Aerial yoga (credit: CBS3)

Kaya Aerial Yoga
225 Quarry Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: 215-550-5344

Looking to switch up your exercise routine? How does yoga inside of a silk hammock suspended from the ceiling sound? The hammocks actually help to improve balance, flexibility and core strength and they also relieve 20-80 percent of a person’s body weight. Beginners welcome!

File photo (credit: Thinkstock)

File photo (credit: Thinkstock)

Amrita Yoga and Fitness
1204 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19125
Phone: 267-928-3176

This studio offers yoga and pilates classes and will actually come to your work to conduct yoga, massage, nutritional counseling or stress management sessions with office staff when employers enroll in their Corporate Wellness program.

Yoga Happy Hour at Yoga on the Ridge (credit: CBS3)

Yoga first, beer later at this class (credit: CBS3)

Yoga on the Ridge
493 Domino Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Phone: 215-792-6400

Maybe you prefer your yoga with a side of beer. The yogis at Yoga on the Ridge do! This studio is known for hosting Happy Hour Yoga where they pair a one-hour, all-levels yoga workshop, washed down with a free, beer tasting. The studio is also offering a deal on their daily classes where people can get five sessions for $40.

Race Street Pier is now a city park.

Race Street Pier (credit: Lauren Lipton)

Race Street Pier
Race Street & N. Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: 215-928-8807

If you’re looking to namaste outside why not try free yoga on the Delaware River water front? Classes are held daily with special twilight classes available once a month.

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File photo (credit: Thinkstock)

Eat. Drink. Om.
124 East Gay St.
West Chester, PA 19380
484-356-8655

This studio calls themselves a cafe because they offer light refreshments and healthy snacks to their yogis before or after their practice. They also have a large selection of classes including some designed for kids and others moms and babies can do together.

A view of a yoga class with FIJI Water at Vivienne Tam and Li Ning 'Live Sculpture Garden' Fashion Yoga Installation at during Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week on September 13, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images for FIJI Water)

File photo (credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images for FIJI Water)

The Yoga Garden
131 North Narberth Ave
Narberth, PA 19072
Phone: 610-664-2707

Are you a beginner? Advanced yogi? Or think you have what it takes to teach the downward dog to others? The Yoga Garden has all of that and more. They offer certification classes to become a yoga instructor at both their Philadelphia and Mainline locations.

 

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