Yoga Mandala is a center for the classical traditions of Hatha Yoga, Tantra and Ayurveda. Our sublime space, modeled after the tranquil temples of India and South East Asia, contains two beautiful yoga studios and three traditional healing rooms for Massage, Ayurveda, and Acupuncture. Our Yoga classes are heavily steeped in classical Hatha Yoga philosophy as taught in the Hatha Yoga Pradipika. All classes are geared to the spiritual aspects of yoga which treat the practice not as exercise but as conscious embodiment and dynamism with the intention to ultimately recognize our Essential Nature beyond the boundaries of the physical body. We offer classes for beginners through advanced practitioners. For total health we also offer Traditional Healing through Massage, Ayurveda, and Acupuncture. We have many excellent practitioners offering a wide variety of massage techniques. We also present a variety of workshops and ritual events throughout the year. Yoga Mandala is the only West Coast yoga studio that is a consecrated Shiva temple. Asana classes are performed in the temples inner sanctum, where daily Shiva puja and high rituals of the year are celebrated. All are welcome to attend these ritual events. For those who like to browse, we boast an extensive bookstore filled with classical texts on Sanskrit, Ayurveda, Jyotish, and non-dual traditions such as Tantra, Taoism, Dzogchen, etc. Our retail is geared toward support of your practice, with high-quality yoga wear, incense, and deity icons.