Heartspace Yoga & Healing Arts
 

New to Our Studios?  What to Expect

Finding a class: We would like to help you find a class and instructor that is appropriate for you.  We all come to yoga with different bodies, experience with yoga, personalities, likes and dislikes.  So please email us at info@heartspacealbany.com and we can offer you some suggested classes that might be right for you.  Please let your instructor know if you have any injuries or health conditions.

What to wear:  Clothing that provides you a good range of unrestricted motion.  Some people wear yoga clothes and some wear sweat pants or shorts.  Find what suits you.  Please remove your shoes before entering the class and please refrain from smoking just prior to class as well as no heavy scents or perfumes as others in the class may have sensitivities or allergies.

Mats and props:  If you have a mat, please bring it.  If not, we can provide you one to use as well as props including blankets, blocks, belts, bolsters and chairs if needed.

Arrival: Please try to arrive at least five minutes prior to the start of the class and sign in at the registration desk. If you are new, we have a waiver/registration form for you to fill out.   If you are late for class, take a seat inside the studio and wait until opening meditation has concluded and the instructor signals you to find a location for your mat. 

Classes –  General Styles of Yoga  offered at our studios.

Ashtanga Primary and Intermediate Series Practice is flowing and vigorous; for those with some experience.  This class is guided by the teacher with hands-on assists.   Some experience suggested.

Hatha Yoga develops flexibility, strength and balance with an emphasis on alignment and energetic balancing. Class offers a range of postures (asana), breathing (pranayama), and restorative postures offered with appropriate modifications for the individual.  Good for all levels. 

Gentle Yoga is offered for beginners to experienced yoga practitioners seeking to enhance and grow their practice and cultivate their "beginners mind". A gentle approach is taken with the practice and basic yogic principles of alignment within poses, movement between poses, breath and awareness are emphasized.  Good for all levels.

Jivamukti Yoga is a vigorously physical and intellectually stimulating practice leading to spiritual awareness. Each class focuses on a theme, which is supported by Sanskrit chanting, readings, references to scriptural texts, music, spoken word, asana sequencing and yogic breathing practices.  Some experience suggested.

Kripalu Yoga is a gentle approach to yoga. The word Kripalu translates in English as the yoga of compassion and is often referred to as meditation in motion. emphasis is placed on meditation, healing and spiritual transformation. By focusing inward each student is encouraged to find their own path and level of challenge depending on the day and how they feel. Through modifications and compassion for oneself, Kripalu yoga can be practiced by anyone no matter what age, body type or perceived limitations one has. The gifts of this practice will manifest themselves on the mat as well as off the mat.  Good for all levels.

Kundalini Yoga includes all elements of the ancient teachings of yoga: Asana (postures), Pranayam (breathing techniques), Mantra (sound current), Mudra (hand positions), and Meditation. These aspects are combined into series of movements called Kriyas. Some Kriyas are dynamic and energetic, others are slow and meditative.  Kundalini Yoga strengthens the nervous system, stimulates the glandular system, develops flexibility and tones muscles. It greatly increases mental energy and gives you a deep inner calm, strength & grace.  Good for all levels.

Vinyasa Flow – Build strength, flexibility and endurance. Enjoy breathing, stretching and moving along a flowing sequence of poses. Vinyasa Yoga links breath with movement, and is generally considered vigorous and uplifting. Classes can vary in pace and level of strenuousness.  Some experience suggested

Rates & Buy Class Cards

Drop-in Classes:

  • 75 and 90 minute classes - $16
  • Students and seniors (62+) - $12
  • One-hour classes -  $12

Multi-Class 6-Month Passes: The 5, 10, and 20 passes are transferable and can be shared, valid for 6 months from date of first class used on the pass.

  • Student/Senior 5-Class Pass  $50
  • 5-Class Pass -  $70 
  • 10-Class Pass - $125   
  • 20-Class Pass - $225 

Single Month 4 & 6 Class Passes:   not transferable/sharable

  • 4-Class Monthly Pass  - $48
  • 6-Class Monthly Pass  - $60

Unlimited Monthly Passes: Single Month.  Not transferable/sharable

  • $45 Early AM Class Pass (classes ending prior to 8:45AM)
  • $140 single month, no commitment

Unlimited Monthly Passes: Multi-month commitments.  Not transferable/sharable

  • $90 with 12-month commitment
  • $110 with 3-month commitment

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Gift Cards are also available

Community Classes:
Pay what you can but whatever feels right in your heart and your pocket will do. Generosity is a powerful spiritual practice, and we give this class to you as an offering from the heart.
Suggested Donation $5 - $15

 

Series Classes and Workshop
pricing will vary. 

 

 

Albany Heartspace:

747 Madison Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

located in rear of building
on lower level

Troy Heartspace:

10 2nd Street
Troy, NY 12180

located at the corner of 2nd St and Broadway
2nd floor - entrance next to Lucas Confectionery & Wine Bar


Contact Us:

info@heartspacealbany.com
(518) 512-3390

 
 
 
 
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