The health and wellness community is alive and well in Philadelphia. The city has an unlimited supply of fitness options as well as huge array of various practices designed to improve mental health and create inner balance. Yoga, an ancient spiritual tradition, combines all of these elements, promoting optimal well-being for the mind, body, and spirit. The McCann Team is absolutely ecstatic about the growing Yoga culture in Philly, so we wanted to share our top five studios with you!
Located in the amazing Bella Vista community, Bombay Yoga Company is definitely a local favorite for Yoga enthusiasts. They believe in an all-inclusive approach that allows everyone to experience Yoga at their comfort level and find which method of practice is right for them. The studio offers a full staff of skilled instructors who are well practiced in multiple disciplines that range from traditional to modern stylistically, providing a stocked schedule of classes in the Vinyasa, Ashtanga, and Yin styles as well as hot Yoga and gentle flow Yoga. Their unique Mysore Program is a self-paced class, focused on individualized instruction that is perfect for beginners that want to learn Ashtanga Yoga basics. Bombay Yoga also provides a series of workshops, retreats and special events that provide in-depth training to expand personal practice and teacher skills. This South Philadelphia gem is perfect for all skill levels and the enchanting community that is built around this studio will keep you coming back again and again.
The Yoga Garden is an intimate studio, conveniently located in the South Street Headhouse District. Their schedule is diverse and full to bursting with classes that have a strong focus on helping beginners develop their skills in comfortable class settings. The Yoga Garden has affordable classes, amazing specials for new students, and excellent membership offers, and the studio’s personalized approach allows for relationship building between clients and the staff of skilled teachers. They also provide teacher training, retreats, meditation classes, and a awe-inspiring course that offers training for teaching Yoga and mindfulness meditation to children. The greatest testament to the quality of The Yoga Garden is just how much their clients love them!
Amrita Yoga & Wellness is an award-winning studio that offers a full range of Yoga and Pilates classes aimed to assist their clients with stress management, weight loss, fitness, injury recovery, meditation, and spirituality. Amrita Yoga has a seriously impressive range of services, workshops, retreats, and events, not to mention health counseling and lifestyle training. They even offer wellness services including massage and reiki. Amrita Yoga also provides a one of a kind, fascinating corporate wellness program that provides private or group sessions designed to create a healthier workplace environment through Yoga, massage, nutritional counseling, and and stress management.
Mama’s Wellness Joint has a truly inspiring mission! It was created in 2012 by Paige Chapman in order to create a space for Philadelphia women and families to have a safe and welcoming space to learn more about how to better care for themselves and their children. Their beautiful, historic Center City location is complete with wellness workshops, massage, reiki, and yoga classes with a special focus on pregnant women, mothers, children, and families. This beautiful, community focused organization is one of The McCann Team’s favorite Philadelphia organizations. This full-service lifestyle boutique offers an unlimited supply of healing services with family always in mind.
- Dhyana Yoga
Dhyana Yoga is one of the most kindhearted and inspirational organizations in Philadelphia, and you would hard pressed to find a studio more dedicated to bettering the lives of their clients. Owner Diana Vitarelli opened her first studio in Philadelphia in 2002 in order to provide the city with skilled teachers, creative classes, and educational workshops. One of the most remarkable aspects of Dhyana Yoga is their non-profit location, the Seva Center, which donates all of their profits to organizations, families, and individuals in need in the city as well as other charitable projects. The McCann Team loves Dhyana Yoga and all of the amazing work that they do!
Now you know our favorite spots for health and wellness services in Philadelphia, so get out there and take advantage of these amazing studios!