Our approach at YCSC emphasizes precise alignment and develops strength, flexibility, stamina and balance. By regular practice, students gain physical health, mental peace and emotional stability.

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Yoga Center Santa Cruz offers 35 classes a week in Iyengar-style hatha yoga from beginner to advanced levels. Our studio features 2 spacious rooms and is equipped with the essential props i.e. mats, sandbags, blankets, etc.

Located in downtown Sant Cruz, near the intersection of Front and Cathcart. Studio entrance is either at rear of building behind University Copy or on Front St.

Santa Cruz Yoga Center offers classes from beginning to advanced levels. YCSC instructors have been trained, both in the United States and India, in the traditional Iyengar program.

Join us and experience the difference!

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Pranayama and Restorative with Juliet Heizman

Sunday, September 30, 5 – 6:30pm
Prana means life force or breath sustaining the body; Ayama translates as “to extend or draw out.” Together two mean breath extension or control. Learn the benefits of controlling your breath. Any level can join. Cost is $30.00. Studio 1.

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Maya’s Inversions Workshop 2.0

Saturday, October 20th – Sunday, October 21, 2018, 1-4:00pm

This is a part 2 workshop for students of her first workshop and others already familiar with inversions. It is recommended for Maya’s level 2 and higher. Cost: $80/day or $145/both

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Yoga Retreat in Mexico with Maya Lev

December 29, 2018 – January 5, 2019

Two yoga classes with Maya daily, morning and afternoon, with time between for relaxation on the beach, self care, and exploration of the surrounding area. Workshop is open to students with minimum 1 year Iyengar yoga experience. Accomodations and air travel are separate. ALMOST FULL!! If you are interested in attending please contact Maya now!.

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Yoga Center Santa Cruz

Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees.
B.K.S. Iyengar