Connect to Peace
Join Rudy Peirce and other Gentle Yoga Teachers for breath-focused compassionate yoga – explore gentle practices that calm the nervous system and restore serenity
Live Online Gentle Yoga Classes*
The Power of Regular Yoga Practice
Enjoy increased resilience, calm, flexibility and strength.
Open to All. Beginners always welcome.
*Recordings available after
For All – Beginners Welcome
Apr 29 | May 3 | July 1 | July 29 | Aug 26
These longer themed classes on selected Saturdays are typically taught by Rudy. He offers a spacious experience of progressive slow movements into accessible yoga postures, gentle breathing practices, an extended time for relaxation, and meditation. The intention of each two-and-a-half hour class is to savor the subtleties of Dynamic Gentle Yoga.
Sometimes Rudy invites other teachers to offer an experience on a related themes, always in the gentle tradition.
Dates for 2025 TBA*
4 Online Weekend Modules over Three Months
Learn to lead an accessible, inclusive and empowering gentle yoga practice and connect to a group of yoga teachers dedicated to the power of gentle practice.
*no DGYTT training in 2024; Rudy will be training new yoga teachers at the Kripalu Center
Video Course with Bhavani Lorraine Nelson
Sign up for the full video series or rent single session videos
There are many kinds of meditation, but most begin with concentration practices that can still the mind so that its patterns are exposed. In turn, there are many concentration practices. Each leads to the same end, but some work better than others for different individuals. On six consecutive Thursday evenings, you’ll have the opportunity to learn and practice major concentration practices to see which one (or ones) resonate with your personality.
Yay! the Blog
Community Spotlight: Patty Fleming
Patty attends Gentle Yogis classes regularly and often. She tends to keep her camera off, so we would like you to meet her in this video interview. Learn about Patty and why she is so dedicated to her practice of yoga and how Gentle Yogis classes support her.
Community Spotlight: Jim and Marcia Kelly
Meet Jim and Marcia Kelly in Part 1 of 2. Learn how they got into the Gentle Yogis community and why they continue to join in regularly.
Community Spotlight: Dori Feldman
Dori attends Breath Practice regularly, but even if you are also a regular participant, you may never met her since she practices with her camera off (note that this is an option for you too). She also makes extensive use of the video library on days when the class schedule doesn’t work for her needs. Learn how Dori uses what she has learned
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