clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Serene, Moroccan-Inspired Yoga Studio Opens in Flatiron

New, 4 comments
Photos by Evan Yee
Photos by Evan Yee

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Flatiron's latest fitness addition is Yoga Shanti, a studio based out of Sag Harbor that just debuted this week in the city. If you're looking for a truly beautiful studio to practice (and some apartment inspiration to boot), this is it: gorgeous lanterns and chandeliers light up the entire space, and the Moroccan-inspired warm iridescent walls make the studio a peaceful retreat in the middle of one of the city's busiest neighborhoods.

Design kudos go to Evan Yee and Joel Seigle, who sourced the arches, carpets, and chandeliers straight from Marrakech.

Classes range from a Beginner's Club to Self-Practice—for advanced students who choose to go at their own pace—with Open, Flow, Fundaments, Kundalini, and Urban Zen options rounding out the schedule. Regular drop-ins are $25, and they're currently offerings Founders Club Memberships for $150/a month for a limited time.


· Yoga Shanti [Official Site]
· Warm Up With a Hot Yoga Class at These Twelve NYC Studios [Racked NY]
· Everything You've Ever Wanted to Ask a Yoga Instructor [Racked NY]