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Yoga Happiness Studio

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219 East Arcadia Ave
Columbus, OH 43202
Phone: 614.446.2091
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Beginner Yoga Is a Welcoming Place

Yoga has been around for thousands of years. It's been practiced in spiritual settings as a form of meditation, incorporated into gym classes, done on mountain sides and even in the space of one's own home. In recent years, yoga has become a favorite pastime in Columbus, but you don't need to develop a yogi lifestyle to enjoy the many benefits of the practice. For those who are new to this spiritual and physical practice, there are several things you should know about your first yoga lesson or class with Burgundie at Yoga Happiness Studio.

Experience Your First Yoga Lesson

The most important thing you need to know about a yoga lesson through Yoga Happiness Studio is that it will be tailored to you and or the class. For private in-home lessons, Burgundie arrives with her mat and a smile at your home 5-10 minutes prior to the start of the lesson to get set up and ease into the lesson. If you're attending a group class, arrive 5-10 minutes early just to become familiar with the studio.

Burgundie's positive attitude should relieve some of the anxiety around your first Yoga Happiness Studio yoga lesson, but as the class progresses there are a few things you can do to return the courtesy and help to encourage the same positive atmosphere:

  • Leave your cell phone off or on silent and in another room. Yoga is a serene and spiritual practice. Don't bring the outside world in with you. Give yourself the chance at the relaxation and meditation you are seeking.
  • Wear something comfortable and appropriate. Classical Vinyasa yoga often encourages more loose fitting and comfortable clothing. Wear something that you can move and bend in freely and that won't make a lot of noise as you shift from one pose to another.

If you schedule an initial meeting prior to your first lesson with Burgundie of Yoga Happiness Studio you will discuss your current level and experience with yoga. Burgundie will make sure you are comfortable with hands on correction of your poses as needed during the lesson. Modifications are offered for poses until you feel more flexible, comfortable, and confident.

If at any point you are feeling overwhelmed during the lesson, communicate that with Burgundie and enter a simple pose, like child's pose. This will give you a chance to relax your muscles and reset your mind so you can start again and enjoy the spiritual and physical benefits of the practice.

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Use your best judgement. I live within walking distance of the studio as do many of our students. If it's not safe to drive, don't drive. I will post on the Yoga Happiness Facebook and Instagram pages if classes are cancelled.


Starting in January, all yoga classes will be donation based! $5 minimum suggested. Visit the Services and Pricing tab for details on how to donate.

Thai Yoga Massage now available! Click HERE for details about TYM, pricing, and how to schedule.

Gift Certificates Available for Private Yoga Lessons and Thai Yoga Massage Click here to purchase


Thai Yoga Massage Email Burg to schedule Purchase an eGift Card to share TYM with a loved one Class Schedule We strive to provide a variety of classes at times that fit your schedule. View our class schedule below. Inside The Studio Our studio allows the ultimate yoga experience. We provide mats for all of our students if needed. Enjoy a space that allows you to let go.


This place is wonderful. Join me and we can go as a group. The owner has so much compassion and is filled with love.

Marty S.
Columbus, OH

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