Benjamin Hart

Benjamin is a Texas-Born World-Resident with a life-long relationship to movement and energy. A student of theater, dance, and gymnastics since the age of four, his yoga practice initially blossomed in the sand and sun of Barcelona where his ‘Beach Bikram’ classes took off.  Having lived in Los Angeles and New York City, Benjamin gainined his RYT 200hr Yoga Teacher certificate in Dallas, and came straight to Paris following Love and Life's Adventures. 

For Benjamin, yoga is truly a practice of Union with ourselves, with each other, and with the Divine, resonant in All. His classes utilize the flowing pace of traditional Vinyasa technique with an infusion of his studies as a modern day Urban Shaman focusing on the inner journey, energy harmonization, and intentional manifestation. Beginners will love his accessible approach while experienced yogis are certainly in for something refreshing and new.

The format for Benjamin’s classes has been well-described as ‘Rainbow Yoga’, meaning that the seven Chakra energy centers within each of our bodies are the foundation and focus of his series. These resonating energetic vortexes are paired with appropriate traditional yoga postures to awaken and purify the physical as well as energy bodies. The seven Elements of Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Sound, Light and Thought are also incorporated for a joyful time of self-healing, counterbalance, and exploration of the infinite Here and Now.

While it may sound different from the standard class structure, students find Benjamin’s offering as a delightful addition to their regular yoga practice and an excellent opportunity to expand their daily routine.

For more information on Benjamin's additional activities, check out his MeetUp group: http://www.meetup.com/Namaste-Adventures/


Benjamin Hart instructs the following:
  • Slow Flow Yoga
  • In this class we invite the strength of slow-motion to deepen and inform our relationship to the body. This dynamically un-rushed collection of Vinyasa yoga postures pays special attention to graceful transition, intimate body awareness, and purposeful fluid strength.
     

    Think of it as the powerful counterbalance to a dynamic class where the intensity comes from speed.

     

    While beginners are certainly welcome, this is not necessarily intended to be an 'easier' class.
     
    This class is held in English, most of our teachers do speak some French, don't hesitate to ask for help understanding.

    WHAT TO WEAR/BRING:

    - Comfortable clothes that don't restrict movement* (this class is generally practiced barefoot)

    -Mat** or towel (there are only mats available to borrow in specific locations, as listed on our locations page at www.affordableyoga.com/locations)

    -Water bottle

    -Optional: Yoga props (blocks, straps, cushions, etc)

    *Showers and designated changing facilities available only at Studio Bleu, 75009; all other indoor locations have restroom facilities available for changing.

    **Yoga mats can be purchased from our online store at www.affordableyoga.com/shop

     

    CLASS LEVEL: This class is open to every level of practitioner from beginners on up. Our instructors give careful guidance to ensure that everyone is comfortable in the foundation of the posture, and modifications to increase or decrease the intensity of each position will be available. Feel free to ask for modifications.

     

    DIRECTIONS: Please verify the class location or address on our schedule at www.affordableyoga.com/schedule

     

    Find a map and details (nearest Metro, etc.) at www.affordableyoga.com/locations

     

    CONTACT: If you have any problems, or if you are running late and want the teacher to hold your space in the class, please text the teacher directly: www.affordableyoga.com/contact-paris

     

    Please note that there is limited mobile phone reception at the studios. If you need to contact the instructor, please do so at least 20 minute before the start of class. No communication will be possible after the start time of class.

     

    ️ HEALTH SCREENING: If you have any physical limitations or injuries, please notify your instructor. For significant injuries or limitations, please consult a doctor before starting a new physical activity.

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: All late cancellations will be charged the full cost of the class, whether or not you attend. To see the full policy, please visit affordableyoga.com/faq#policies

     

    If we cancel the class (due to bad weather, teacher absence, low attendance, facility conflict, etc.), your class credit will be automatically returned to your Affordable Yoga & Fitness account, to be used for a future reservation. We do our best to notify all students of cancellations and changes, but we can only do that if you have a valid phone number and/or email listed on your account, and if you opt in to notifications: https://affordableyogafitness.liveeditaurora.com/apps/mindbody/myaccount?tab=client_info.

     

    We look forward to seeing you on the mat!


  • Vinyasa Flow Yoga
  • This flowing, energizing transition of core postures will help you build strength, flexibility, balance, and focus.
     

    This class will link the traditional yoga asanas / postures gracefully together while giving focus to active meditation. This could be considered a more 'active' class than our Hatha offerings. It is dynamic yet soft in nature, and relaxation is often reserved to the end of the session.

     
    This class is held in English, but most of our teachers do speak some French, so don't hesitate to ask for help understanding.
     

    WHAT TO WEAR/BRING:

    - Comfortable clothes that don't restrict movement* (this class is generally practiced barefoot)

    -Mat** or towel (there are only mats available to borrow in specific locations, as listed on our locations page at www.affordableyoga.com/locations)

    -Water bottle

    -Optional: Yoga props (blocks, straps, cushions, etc)

    *Showers and designated changing facilities available only at Studio Bleu, 75009; all other indoor locations have restroom facilities available for changing.

    **Yoga mats can be purchased from our online store at www.affordableyoga.com/shop

     

    CLASS LEVEL: This class is open to every level of practitioner from beginners on up. Our instructors give careful guidance to ensure that everyone is comfortable in the foundation of the posture, and modifications to increase or decrease the intensity of each position will be available. Feel free to ask for modifications.

     

    DIRECTIONS: Please verify the class location or address on our schedule at www.affordableyoga.com/schedule

     

    Find a map and details (nearest Metro, etc.) at www.affordableyoga.com/locations

     

    CONTACT: If you have any problems, or if you are running late and want the teacher to hold your space in the class, please text the teacher directly: www.affordableyoga.com/contact-paris

     

    Please note that there is limited mobile phone reception at the studios. If you need to contact the instructor, please do so at least 20 minute before the start of class. No communication will be possible after the start time of class.

     

    ️ HEALTH SCREENING: If you have any physical limitations or injuries, please notify your instructor. For significant injuries or limitations, please consult a doctor before starting a new physical activity.

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: All late cancellations will be charged the full cost of the class, whether or not you attend. To see the full policy, please visit affordableyoga.com/faq#policies

     

    If we cancel the class (due to bad weather, teacher absence, low attendance, facility conflict, etc.), your class credit will be automatically returned to your Affordable Yoga & Fitness account, to be used for a future reservation. We do our best to notify all students of cancellations and changes, but we can only do that if you have a valid phone number and/or email listed on your account, and if you opt in to notifications: https://affordableyogafitness.liveeditaurora.com/apps/mindbody/myaccount?tab=client_info.

     

    We look forward to seeing you on the mat!


  • Yoga Dance Fusion
  • Prepare to sweat, stretch, and smile in this fun combination of Zumba's dynamic energy plus Vinyasa's graceful flow. 
     
     
    Each class is focused on raising the heartbeat and the spirit through simple, repeated choreography in a variety of musical genres and dance styles (no previous dance experience necessary). From ballet, hip-hop, club, and salsa, we'll also infuse the class with traditional Yoga postures among the choreography to expand your personal practice while teaching the body to find natural alignment throughout the day. Come give it a try!
     

    This class is held in English, but most of our teachers do speak some French, so don't hesitate to ask for help understanding.

    WHAT TO WEAR/BRING:

    - Comfortable clothes that don't restrict movement* (this class is generally practiced barefoot)

    -Mat** or towel (there are only mats available to borrow in specific locations, as listed on our locations page at www.affordableyoga.com/locations)

    -Water bottle

    -Optional: Yoga props (blocks, straps, cushions, etc)

    *Showers and designated changing facilities available only at Studio Bleu, 75009; all other indoor locations have restroom facilities available for changing.

    **Yoga mats can be purchased from our online store at www.affordableyoga.com/shop

     

    CLASS LEVEL: This class is open to every level of practitioner from beginners on up. Our instructors give careful guidance to ensure that everyone is comfortable in the foundation of the posture, and modifications to increase or decrease the intensity of each position will be available. Feel free to ask for modifications.

     

    DIRECTIONS: Please verify the class location or address on our schedule at www.affordableyoga.com/schedule

     

    Find a map and details (nearest Metro, etc.) at www.affordableyoga.com/locations

     

    CONTACT: If you have any problems, or if you are running late and want the teacher to hold your space in the class, please text the teacher directly: www.affordableyoga.com/contact-paris

     

    Please note that there is limited mobile phone reception at the studios. If you need to contact the instructor, please do so at least 20 minute before the start of class. No communication will be possible after the start time of class.

     

    ️ HEALTH SCREENING: If you have any physical limitations or injuries, please notify your instructor. For significant injuries or limitations, please consult a doctor before starting a new physical activity.

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: All late cancellations will be charged the full cost of the class, whether or not you attend. To see the full policy, please visit affordableyoga.com/faq#policies

     

    If we cancel the class (due to bad weather, teacher absence, low attendance, facility conflict, etc.), your class credit will be automatically returned to your Affordable Yoga & Fitness account, to be used for a future reservation. We do our best to notify all students of cancellations and changes, but we can only do that if you have a valid phone number and/or email listed on your account, and if you opt in to notifications: https://affordableyogafitness.liveeditaurora.com/apps/mindbody/myaccount?tab=client_info.

     

    We look forward to seeing you on the mat!