Baptiste Yoga Directory

Welcome to the Yoga Journal Baptiste Yoga Directory page. In this section you will find yoga studios, retreat centers, and teachers who specialize or incorporate Baptiste Yoga into their practice and philosophy.

Baron Baptiste is the son of yoga pioneers Walter and Magana Baptiste, who opened the first San Francisco yoga studio in 1955. He began practicing yoga as a young child and has studied with multiple Indian yoga masters. He developed Baptiste Yoga and runs teacher trainings in his specific style of yoga.

The aim of Baptiste Yoga is to create freedom, peace of mind, and the ability to live more authentically. Expect a physically challenging flowing practice that will get your heart rate up. Each class features a vigorous 90-minute vinyasa sequence in a heated room. It is geared to more athletic practitioners but everyone is welcome. Baptiste style encourages students to work and honor their own level of fitness.

Recent and featured articles about Baptiste Power Yoga.


Fall in Love with Yoga and Hawaii during one of our 25 Day Immersion Training on Hawaii's Big Island. Our 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Trainings take place in a fun and creative environment where you will have the time and space to dive deeper into your practice and learn to spread your Love of Yoga. Peak Beings Yoga is a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance and all graduating teachers will be qualified to register with the Yoga Alliance as a Registered Yoga Teacher.


Haramara Retreat, Sayulita, Nayarit, Mexico

"One of the 10 best yoga retreats in the world." (Yoga Journal)

Described as the place "where Robinson Crusoe meets Architectural Digest," Haramara Retreat is an exclusive, intimate, magical and idyllic place created and designed to provide a natural and supportive environment. Haramara offers serenity, seclusion and security to ensure relaxing and renewing retreats and vacations for groups, couples and individuals.

Tully is an inspired spiritual healer and yoga teacher. She came to yoga as a result of a back injury. Yoga not only healed her back, but has increased her physical strength and flexibility. Tully's passion is to introduce and coach others in this healing practice. She has gained enhanced mental clarity, relaxation - of mind and spirit - total presence and harmony. Her goal is to share yoga's healing practices with her students.


Prana del Mar is a stunning beachfront yoga and wellness center specializing in yoga retreats and yoga holidays, and featuring many acclaimed international teachers.

It features luxurious accommodations in wonderfully-appointed rooms and suites, two elegant yoga studios, a community building with reading library and rooftop deck, delicious and healthful cuisine, a swimming pool and hot tub, a desert garden and stone labyrinth, environmental awareness (including being fully-powered 24/7 by an extensive solar electric system), magnificent views, and warm Mexican hospitality.


"Each time I spend a weekend at retreat in the pines, I discover something about myself and come away a bit more empowered and energized. If you are looking for a time of peace, clarity, or reflection; if you need a break from the city and engagement with nature, retreat in the pines is for you. Oh yes, there is yoga and nourishing good food made with love. Bring friends. Make friends. You will return.." ~lesli attended 5 retreats


Sedona Mago Retreat

A Center for Spiritual Awakening

Sedona Mago Retreat is an oasis of peace nestled in the majestic red rocks of Sedona. It has been a center for personal transformation for over forty years.

This 160 acre wonderland includes hiking trails, healing gardens, labyrinths, a pool and jacuzzi, and a meditation lake. The casita style guest rooms blend seamlessly into the red rocks. Health conscious fare such as fish, fruits, vegetables and organic lettuce is offered buffet style.