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Having studied under three of India's most renowned yoga teachers, Kimberly Ann Johnson brings a lot of knowledge and expertise to her classes at KAJ Yoga. Conducted in both Portuguese and English, the lessons train students in the art of Iyengar and Ashtanga yoga. The institute specializes in yoga for pregnant women and helping new mothers deal with post-partum pain and other issues.
Named for its founder, José Hermógenes de Andrade Filho, this institute specializes in hatha yoga, and is perhaps the best-known name on the Brazilian yoga scene. Most of the country's best yoga instructors have taken their basic training from Professor Hermógenes, and Instituto Hermógenes has a lot to teach those looking to get fit and stay healthy.
Espaço Nirvana has been designed with the sole aim of making its patrons experience complete rejuvenation. A range of Ayurvedic and Oriental therapies to relax both mind and body are on offer, and the bamboo therapy is another wonderful way to unwind. Full body treatments as well as holistic therapies like reiki can also be availed.
Founded by Orlando Cani, a specialist in hatha yoga, Academia Orlando Cani presents a path to fitness that doesn't involve hours of repetitive workouts. The focus here is on holistic well-being, and the benefits include, apart from physical aspects, improved will power and self awareness as well as stress relief. Numerous workshops and courses are also conducted.
Located in Ipanema, Blyss Yoga is one of the best yoga institutes in the city of Rio. In keeping with their motto that yoga is for everyone, the center offers a wide range of classes that are attended by people of all ages. No matter whether you're a novice or a self-taught expert, Blyss Yoga will have lots to teach you. Sometimes, the hatha and ashtanga yoga classes are held at Ipanema Beach as well.